Could Irbesartan cause Cough - from FDA reports
Cough is found among people who take Irbesartan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have High blood pressure . We study 10,983 people who have side effects while taking Irbesartan from FDA. Among them, 207 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 Irbesartan 11,314 users)
Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, multiple sclerosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (latest reports from 133,638 Cough patients).
On Dec, 21, 2016
10,983 people reported to have side effects when taking Irbesartan.
Among them, 207 people (1.88%) have Cough
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Irbesartan when people have Cough *:
- < 1 month: 30 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10 %
- 1 - 2 years: 30 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Irbesartan *:
- female: 54.27 %
- male: 45.73 %
Age of people who have Cough when taking Irbesartan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 9.3 %
- 40-49: 5.81 %
- 50-59: 15.7 %
- 60+: 69.19 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (50 people, 24.15%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (18 people, 8.70%)
- Asthma (8 people, 3.86%)
- Preventive Health Care (6 people, 2.90%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (6 people, 2.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (26 people, 12.56%)
- Omeprazole (20 people, 9.66%)
- Humira (18 people, 8.70%)
- Amlodipine (18 people, 8.70%)
- Simvastatin (17 people, 8.21%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (42 people, 20.29%)
- Fever (32 people, 15.46%)
- Fatigue (29 people, 14.01%)
- High Blood Pressure (27 people, 13.04%)
- Nausea (24 people, 11.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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