Cozaar and Itching - from FDA reports
Itching is found among people who take Cozaar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure . We study 31,678 people who have side effects while taking Cozaar from FDA. Among them, 743 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Cozaar has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Cozaar 32,977 users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 150,376 Itching patients).
On Feb, 07, 2017
31,678 people reported to have side effects when taking Cozaar.
Among them, 743 people (2.35%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cozaar when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 30.95 %
- 1 - 6 months: 19.05 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
- 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.9 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.14 %
- 10+ years: 2.38 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Cozaar *:
- female: 67.35 %
- male: 32.65 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Cozaar *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.17 %
- 10-19: 0.17 %
- 20-29: 0.67 %
- 30-39: 1.51 %
- 40-49: 8.39 %
- 50-59: 14.93 %
- 60+: 74.16 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (134 people, 18.03%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (65 people, 8.75%)
- Diabetes (35 people, 4.71%)
- Multiple Myeloma (23 people, 3.10%)
- Depression (23 people, 3.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (99 people, 13.32%)
- Norvasc (95 people, 12.79%)
- Lipitor (94 people, 12.65%)
- Lasix (83 people, 11.17%)
- Synthroid (79 people, 10.63%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (214 people, 28.80%)
- Fatigue (99 people, 13.32%)
- Pain (94 people, 12.65%)
- Weakness (93 people, 12.52%)
- Nausea (86 people, 11.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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