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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

Irbesartan has active ingredients of irbesartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 7,965 Irbesartan users)

Cough

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 May, 2, 2015: 7,803 people reported to have side effects when taking Irbesartan. Among them, 127 people (1.63%) have Cough.

Trend of Cough in Irbesartan reports

Time on Irbesartan when people have Cough * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Cough20.00%30.00%20.00%10.00%10.00%10.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Cough when taking Irbesartan * :

FemaleMale
Cough48.06%51.94%

Age of people who have Cough when taking Irbesartan * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cough0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%13.39%2.68%15.18%68.75%

Severity of Cough when taking Irbesartan ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Cough0.00%75.00%25.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Cough ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Cough0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (22 people, 17.32%)
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis (8 people, 6.30%)
  3. Fabry's disease (6 people, 4.72%)
  4. Metastatic renal cell carcinoma (3 people, 2.36%)
  5. Gout (3 people, 2.36%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Furosemide (21 people, 16.54%)
  2. Omeprazole (19 people, 14.96%)
  3. Aspirin (18 people, 14.17%)
  4. Simvastatin (13 people, 10.24%)
  5. Prednisone (10 people, 7.87%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • passed a kidney stone and has a severe cough that won't quit; feels sick. No other cold symptoms.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • check for interactions or if any could be the cause of my chronic cough

    Reply

  • From this study (4 years ago):

  • I may have asthma

    Reply

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