Review: could Irbesartan cause Cough?
Summary: Cough is found among people who take Irbesartan, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Furosemide, and have High blood pressure.
We study 7,803 people who have side effects while taking Irbesartan from FDA and social media. Among them, 127 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.
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Irbesartan has active ingredients of irbesartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 7,964 Irbesartan users)
Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 75,708 Cough patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 7,800 people reported to have side effects when taking Irbesartan. Among them, 127 people (1.63%) have Cough.
Time on Irbesartan when people have Cough * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Irbesartan * :
Age of people who have Cough when taking Irbesartan * :
Severity of Cough when taking Irbesartan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Cough ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (22 people, 17.32%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (8 people, 6.30%)
- Fabry's disease (6 people, 4.72%)
- Metastatic renal cell carcinoma (3 people, 2.36%)
- Gout (3 people, 2.36%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (21 people, 16.54%)
- Omeprazole (19 people, 14.96%)
- Aspirin (18 people, 14.17%)
- Simvastatin (13 people, 10.24%)
- Prednisone (10 people, 7.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Bactrim for a 61-year old woman with Uti. The patient has Cough
- A study of drug interactions between Levonorgestrel And Ethinyl Estradiol, Citalopram Hydrobromide for a 37-year old woman with Contraception, Depression. The patient has Asthma, Gerd, Cough
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Lipitor for a 63-year old man with Hyperlipidemia, Arteriosclerosis. The patient has Mucosal Discolouration, Fatigue, Cough Aggravated, Neuropathic Pain, Neck Pain, Headache
- A study of side effects of Avapro for a 67-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Psoriasis
- A study of drug interactions between Irbesartan, Symbicort for a 57-year old woman with Blood Pressure, Breathing Difficulty. The patient has Acid Reflux
Recent Irbesartan related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Avapro, Olmetec for a 55-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Diovan, Cozaar, Benicar, Avapro for a 62-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Cozaar, Irbesartan for a 69-year old man who has Hypertension
- Comparions of Lisinopril, Olmesartan Medoxomil, Irbesartan, Candesartan Cilexetil, Telmisartan for a 43-year old man who has Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Tenex, Avapro for a 75-year old man who has Hypertension
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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