Could Cozaar cause 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 31,875 people who have side effects while taking Cozaar from FDA. Among them, 736 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 32,954 users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 150,259 Itching patients).
On Nov, 28, 2016
31,875 people reported to have side effects when taking Cozaar.
Among them, 736 people (2.31%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cozaar when people have Itching *:
- < 1 month: 28.26 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.39 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.87 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.04 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.04 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.7 %
- 10+ years: 8.7 %
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Cozaar *:
- female: 67.45 %
- male: 32.55 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Cozaar *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.17 %
- 10-19: 0.17 %
- 20-29: 0.68 %
- 30-39: 1.53 %
- 40-49: 8.47 %
- 50-59: 15.08 %
- 60+: 73.9 %
Severity of Itching **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 20 %
- severe: 80 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (98 people, 13.32%)
- Norvasc (95 people, 12.91%)
- Lipitor (94 people, 12.77%)
- Lasix (83 people, 11.28%)
- Synthroid (79 people, 10.73%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Cozaar, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- High Blood Cholesterol (65 people, 8.83%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Rashes (209 people, 28.40%)
- Fatigue (96 people, 13.04%)
- Weakness (92 people, 12.50%)
- Pain (89 people, 12.09%)
- Nausea (84 people, 11.41%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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