Losartan potassium and Angioedema - from FDA reports
Angioedema is found among people who take Losartan potassium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Angioedema with Losartan potassium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 18,257 people who have side effects when taking Losartan potassium from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 26, 2017
18,257 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan Potassium.
Among them, 112 people (0.61%) have Angioedema
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Losartan Potassium when people have Angioedema *:
- < 1 month: 26.09 %
- 1 - 6 months: 26.09 %
- 6 - 12 months: 17.39 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.04 %
- 2 - 5 years: 15.22 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.17 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Angioedema when taking Losartan Potassium *:
- female: 42 %
- male: 58 %
Age of people who have Angioedema when taking Losartan Potassium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.1 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 2.2 %
- 40-49: 14.29 %
- 50-59: 24.18 %
- 60+: 58.24 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (66 people, 58.93%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (6 people, 5.36%)
- Diabetes (6 people, 5.36%)
- Essential Hypertension (5 people, 4.46%)
- Urticaria (4 people, 3.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lisinopril (8 people, 7.14%)
- Aspirin (8 people, 7.14%)
- Simvastatin (7 people, 6.25%)
- Ranitidine (6 people, 5.36%)
- Amlodipine (5 people, 4.46%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Urticaria (14 people, 12.50%)
- Rashes (13 people, 11.61%)
- Breathing Difficulty (12 people, 10.71%)
- Fever (8 people, 7.14%)
- Oedema Peripheral (7 people, 6.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Angioedema when taking Losartan potassium?
Losartan potassium has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Losartan potassium 19,391 users)
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