Losartan potassium and Chest discomfort - from FDA reports
Chest discomfort is found among people who take Losartan potassium, especially for people who are female, 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 Chest discomfort 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 May, 02, 2017
18,257 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan Potassium.
Among them, 581 people (3.18%) have Chest Discomfort
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Losartan Potassium when people have Chest Discomfort *:
- < 1 month: 52.38 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.81 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.14 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.14 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.38 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.38 %
- 10+ years: 4.76 %
Gender of people who have Chest Discomfort when taking Losartan Potassium *:
- female: 62.17 %
- male: 37.83 %
Age of people who have Chest Discomfort when taking Losartan Potassium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.2 %
- 20-29: 0.61 %
- 30-39: 2.04 %
- 40-49: 8.38 %
- 50-59: 22.09 %
- 60+: 66.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (179 people, 30.81%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (60 people, 10.33%)
- Diabetes (55 people, 9.47%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (36 people, 6.20%)
- Pain (36 people, 6.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (151 people, 25.99%)
- Omeprazole (78 people, 13.43%)
- Simvastatin (65 people, 11.19%)
- Furosemide (61 people, 10.50%)
- Lasix (49 people, 8.43%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (173 people, 29.78%)
- Fatigue (96 people, 16.52%)
- Nausea (92 people, 15.83%)
- Dizziness (88 people, 15.15%)
- High Blood Pressure (85 people, 14.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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