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Review: could Cozaar cause Partial seizures?

Summary: Partial seizures is found among people who take Cozaar, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, also take medication Clonidine, and have Procedural pain.

We study 25,580 people who have side effects while taking Cozaar from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Partial seizures. Find out below who they are, when they have Partial seizures and more.

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Cozaar

Cozaar has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 26,348 Cozaar users)

Partial seizures

Partial seizures (seizures which affect only a part of the brain at onset) has been reported by people with epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, convulsion, depression, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 3,471 Partial seizures patients)

On Jan, 31, 2015: 25,580 people reported to have side effects when taking Cozaar. Among them, 15 people (0.06%) have Partial Seizures.

Trend of Partial seizures in Cozaar reports

Time on Cozaar when people have Partial seizures * :

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Gender of people who have Partial seizures when taking Cozaar * :

FemaleMale
Partial seizures13.33%86.67%

Age of people who have Partial seizures when taking Cozaar * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Partial seizures0.00%20.00%0.00%0.00%10.00%70.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Partial seizures when taking Cozaar ** :

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How people recovered from Partial seizures ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Procedural pain (10 people, 66.67%)
  2. Partial seizures (10 people, 66.67%)
  3. Pain in extremity (7 people, 46.67%)
  4. Neuropathy peripheral (7 people, 46.67%)
  5. Hypertension (3 people, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Clonidine (11 people, 73.33%)
  2. Flonase (10 people, 66.67%)
  3. Zyrtec (10 people, 66.67%)
  4. Folic acid (10 people, 66.67%)
  5. Insulin (10 people, 66.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    Thanks so much for information you can share!
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  • I have had serious back surgery and also have a fractured spine and broken ribs along with DDD. arthritis and so on. I take meloxicam and it it useless as tits on a bull. I also take omeprazole and I still get heart burn occasionally.

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  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • I was also taking Atenolol while on Losartan Potassium. I was taken off this drug because my doctor thought this was causing the insomnia. I have been off Atenolol for 10 days and still can't sleep. Could the Atenolol in conjunction with the Losartan Potassium be the problem. Should I also get off Losartan?

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  • From this study (7 days ago):

  • I am considering taking Ginko Biloba and would would like to know if there is any problem with this combination.

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    Nemolinkl on Jan, 15, 2015:

    Hi I am a 34 year old male with hypertension and tinnitus. I am currently taking losartan hctz for the hypertension and was suggested to try ginkgo biloba for the tinnitus. Are you currently taking both? I'd like to know how it went.



    Thanks

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