Losartan potassium and High blood pressure - from FDA reports
High blood pressure 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 cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have High blood pressure with Losartan potassium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,546 people who have side effects when taking Losartan potassium from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Feb, 25, 2017
16,546 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan Potassium.
Among them, 1,086 people (6.56%) have High Blood Pressure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Losartan Potassium when people have High Blood Pressure *:
- < 1 month: 38.02 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.31 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.96 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.79 %
- 2 - 5 years: 20.66 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.13 %
- 10+ years: 4.13 %
Gender of people who have High Blood Pressure when taking Losartan Potassium *:
- female: 65.14 %
- male: 34.86 %
Age of people who have High Blood Pressure when taking Losartan Potassium *:
- 0-1: 0.11 %
- 2-9: 0.23 %
- 10-19: 0.68 %
- 20-29: 1.25 %
- 30-39: 2.73 %
- 40-49: 8.75 %
- 50-59: 18.75 %
- 60+: 67.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (92 people, 8.47%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (78 people, 7.18%)
- Diabetes (75 people, 6.91%)
- Pain (59 people, 5.43%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (41 people, 3.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (144 people, 13.26%)
- Simvastatin (107 people, 9.85%)
- Omeprazole (103 people, 9.48%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (98 people, 9.02%)
- Atenolol (96 people, 8.84%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (173 people, 15.93%)
- Headache (164 people, 15.10%)
- Drug Ineffective (131 people, 12.06%)
- Nausea (127 people, 11.69%)
- Breathing Difficulty (112 people, 10.31%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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