Losartan potassium and Low blood pressure - from FDA reports
Low blood pressure 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 . We study 16,546 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA. Among them, 622 have Low blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood pressure and more.
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Losartan potassium has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Losartan potassium 17,638 users)
Low Blood Pressure
Low blood pressure has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, depression (latest reports from 156,067 Low blood pressure patients).
On Feb, 01, 2017
16,546 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan Potassium.
Among them, 622 people (3.76%) have Low Blood Pressure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Losartan Potassium when people have Low Blood Pressure *:
- < 1 month: 37.74 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32.08 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.77 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.21 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.55 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.77 %
- 10+ years: 1.89 %
Gender of people who have Low Blood Pressure when taking Losartan Potassium *:
- female: 49.5 %
- male: 50.5 %
Age of people who have Low Blood Pressure when taking Losartan Potassium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.93 %
- 20-29: 0.93 %
- 30-39: 5.75 %
- 40-49: 7.98 %
- 50-59: 21.34 %
- 60+: 63.08 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (200 people, 32.15%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (38 people, 6.11%)
- Pain (33 people, 5.31%)
- Diabetes (29 people, 4.66%)
- Osteoporosis (25 people, 4.02%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (83 people, 13.34%)
- Furosemide (67 people, 10.77%)
- Omeprazole (64 people, 10.29%)
- Allopurinol (54 people, 8.68%)
- Simvastatin (44 people, 7.07%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (113 people, 18.17%)
- Fatigue (95 people, 15.27%)
- Arrhythmias (85 people, 13.67%)
- Weakness (83 people, 13.34%)
- Breathing Difficulty (77 people, 12.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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