Losartan potassium and Muscle pain - from FDA reports
Muscle pain 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 Muscle pain 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, 08, 2017
18,257 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan Potassium.
Among them, 392 people (2.15%) have Muscle Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Losartan Potassium when people have Muscle Pain *:
- < 1 month: 40 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30 %
- 6 - 12 months: 20 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Losartan Potassium *:
- female: 51.09 %
- male: 48.91 %
Age of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Losartan Potassium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 3.58 %
- 40-49: 3.58 %
- 50-59: 23.45 %
- 60+: 69.38 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (97 people, 24.74%)
- High Blood Pressure (95 people, 24.23%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (22 people, 5.61%)
- Diabetes (20 people, 5.10%)
- Pain (19 people, 4.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (71 people, 18.11%)
- Aspirin (71 people, 18.11%)
- Simvastatin (58 people, 14.80%)
- Amlodipine (40 people, 10.20%)
- Zocor (39 people, 9.95%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (104 people, 26.53%)
- Weakness (89 people, 22.70%)
- Fatigue (85 people, 21.68%)
- Pain In Extremity (67 people, 17.09%)
- Nausea (56 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Muscle pain when taking Losartan potassium?
Losartan potassium has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Losartan potassium 19,391 users)
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