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 Hypertension . We study 12,953 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 96 have Angioedema. Find out below who they are, when they have Angioedema and more.
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 86 million people have used us. 300+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>
Losartan potassium has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Losartan potassium 17,603 users)
Angioedema (rapid swelling of the dermis) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, diabetes, high blood cholesterol, type 2 diabetes (latest reports from 18,679 Angioedema patients).
On Oct, 18, 2016
12,953 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan Potassium.
Among them, 96 people (0.74%) have Angioedema
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Hi I was taken off prozac April this year after two very severe facial swelling angioedema episodes. This drug saved me from severe depression and anxiety and I was on it for 20 years. After 3 months the depression and anxiety became severe again. My life is now a mess. I've been on doxepin for 6 weeks first 25mg then 50mg this past week. I'm so consumed by severe anxiety and depression I can't take no more each day I wake I have to fight to still be here. I think I would have rather put up with the angiodeama but Dr sais it could be life threatening. So is this! My name is lynne 😤
Im glad I found this site I don't feel so alone now I hope someone can really help I'm at the end of my wits in and out of hospitals. I believe I had anaphylaxis once. I'm 46 years old and feel at times I'm on my death bed meanwhile trying to find a dr that knows whats what. Now my cortisol ...
Hi I was taken off prozac April this year after two very severe facial swelling angioedema episodes. This drug saved me from severe depression and anxiety and I was on it for 20 years. After 3 months the depression and anxiety became severe again. My life is now a mess. I've been on doxepin for ...
I have been on Morphine Sulfate ER 30mg 3x a day for 2 years. I developed angioedema 1 year ago and have been on prednisone 8mg. I am having horrible side effects from prednisone and the doctor doesn't know what's causing the angioedema. He wants me to go off Morphine and see if it stops the ...
My mother started having really dry eyes in the mornings after she started taking this drug. Curious that the percentages show that this side effect occurs primarily in females (base on percentages listed on this site). Anyone else experience this?
I am 46 yrs old and was diagnosed with angioedema 6 mths back. I haven't still found any particular trigger which causes the swelling. I developed a chalazion last month which had to be surgically removed due to the severity...Would appreciate any information regarding any of these.
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.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.