Review: could Losartan Potassium cause Chills?


Chills 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 Hypertension . We study 12,696 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 126 have Chills. Find out below who they are, when they have Chills and more.

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Losartan Potassium

Losartan potassium has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Losartan potassium 12,880 users)


Chills (felling of cold) has been reported by people with fever, weakness, ards (acute respiratory distress syndrome), pneumonia, hypotension (latest reports from 50,871 Chills patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

12,696 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan Potassium.
Among them, 126 people (0.99%) have Chills

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Losartan potassium cause Chills?

Time on Losartan Potassium when people have Chills *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 25 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Chills when taking Losartan Potassium *:

  • female: 55.28 %
  • male: 44.72 %

Age of people who have Chills when taking Losartan Potassium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.92 %
  • 30-39: 0.92 %
  • 40-49: 9.17 %
  • 50-59: 24.77 %
  • 60+: 64.22 %

Severity if Chills when taking Losartan Potassium **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (30 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (18 people)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (12 people)
  • Blood Pressure Increased (10 people)
  • Pain (9 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Omeprazole (26 people)
  • Aspirin (26 people)
  • Metoprolol Tartrate (19 people)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (19 people)
  • Furosemide (18 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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