Review: could Cozaar cause Tinnitus?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 1.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 25,475 people who take Cozaar. Among them, 152 have Tinnitus. See who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Cozaar (latest outcomes from 26,301 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Cozaar include breathing difficulty, nausea, weakness, high blood pressure, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) (latest reports from 110,056 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety.
On Feb, 10, 2014: 24,867 people reported to have side effects when taking Cozaar. Among them, 153 people (0.62%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Cozaar when people have Tinnitus * :
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Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Cozaar * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Cozaar * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Cozaar ** :
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How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol (55 people, 35.95%)
- Hypertension (37 people, 24.18%)
- Multiple myeloma (34 people, 22.22%)
- Blood pressure (32 people, 20.92%)
- Diabetes mellitus (32 people, 20.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (68 people, 44.44%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (48 people, 31.37%)
- Lasix (41 people, 26.80%)
- Allopurinol (39 people, 25.49%)
- Lipitor (39 people, 25.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I take losartan, 100mg., one per day. I had a problem with getting my script refilled and did not take the losartan for one week. Instead I took an atenalol. This morning I restarted the losartan and the severe tinnitus came back. I had not even realized that it was gone until it returned.
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