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Review: could Losartan potassium cause Blood glucose increased?

We study 11,758 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 229 have Blood glucose increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood glucose increased and more.

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Losartan potassium

Losartan potassium (latest outcomes from 12,097 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Blood glucose increased

Blood glucose increased (latest reports from 438,934 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression.

On Aug, 18, 2014: 11,745 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 229 people (1.95%) have Blood Glucose Increased. They amount to 0.05% of all the 438,603 people who have Blood Glucose Increased on eHealthMe.

Trend of Blood glucose increased in Losartan potassium reports

Time on Losartan potassium when people have Blood glucose increased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Blood glucose increased33.33%66.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Losartan potassium * :

FemaleMale
Blood glucose increased47.75%52.25%

Age of people who have Blood glucose increased when taking Losartan potassium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Blood glucose increased0.00%0.00%0.52%1.04%0.52%5.18%20.21%72.54%

Severity of Blood glucose increased when taking Losartan potassium ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Blood glucose increased ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (48 people, 20.96%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (34 people, 14.85%)
  3. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (27 people, 11.79%)
  4. Blood cholesterol (9 people, 3.93%)
  5. Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (8 people, 3.49%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (73 people, 31.88%)
  2. Furosemide (54 people, 23.58%)
  3. Simvastatin (37 people, 16.16%)
  4. Lantus (37 people, 16.16%)
  5. Atenolol (34 people, 14.85%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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