Review: could Losartan potassium cause Cannot sleep (Insomnia)?
Summary: Cannot sleep is found among people who take Losartan potassium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 11,817 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 219 have Cannot sleep. Find out below who they are, when they have Cannot sleep 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 12,160 Losartan potassium users)
Cannot sleep (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 131,510 Cannot sleep patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 11,817 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 219 people (1.85%) have Cannot Sleep.
Time on Losartan potassium when people have Cannot sleep * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cannot sleep||23.81%||28.57%||14.29%||4.76%||4.76%||19.05%||4.76% |
Gender of people who have Cannot sleep when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Cannot sleep||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Cannot sleep when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Cannot sleep||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.33%||7.78%||26.11%||62.78% |
Severity of Cannot sleep when taking Losartan potassium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Cannot sleep||0.00%||77.78%||22.22%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Cannot sleep ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Cannot sleep||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (91 people, 41.55%)
- Depression (24 people, 10.96%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (16 people, 7.31%)
- Anxiety (16 people, 7.31%)
- Asthma (16 people, 7.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (40 people, 18.26%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (40 people, 18.26%)
- Omeprazole (34 people, 15.53%)
- Clonidine (32 people, 14.61%)
- Furosemide (30 people, 13.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Marijuana for a 56-year old man with Insomnia. The patient has Insomnia (sleeplessness)
- A study of side effects of Losartan Potassium for a 72-year old man with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Blood Urine
- A study of drug interactions between Ativan, Wellbutrin Sr, Singulair, Celebrex, Claritin for a 44-year old woman with Separation Anxiety, Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Asthma, Arthritis - Osteoarthritis, Allergies. The patient has Muscle Stiffness, Peripheral, Muscle Twitching, Pulse, Sleeping Difficulty, Weight Loss, Anxiety, Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness
- A study of side effects of Cozaar for a 61-year old woman with HBP. The patient has Face Pain
Recent Losartan potassium related drug comparison:
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