Review: could Losartan potassium cause Ed?
Summary: Ed could be caused by Losartan potassium, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Aspirin, and have Hypertension.
We study 11,823 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Ed. Find out below who they are, when they have Ed and more.
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Losartan potassium (latest outcomes from 12,013 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Ed (latest reports from 132,573 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 11,823 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 36 people (0.30%) have Ed. They amount to 0.03% of all the 128,427 people who have Ed on eHealthMe.
Time on Losartan potassium when people have Ed * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Ed when taking Losartan potassium * :
Age of people who have Ed when taking Losartan potassium * :
Severity of Ed when taking Losartan potassium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Ed ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (19 people, 52.78%)
- Erectile dysfunction (7 people, 19.44%)
- Multiple myeloma (7 people, 19.44%)
- Tuberculin test positive (3 people, 8.33%)
- Pain (3 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (15 people, 41.67%)
- Simvastatin (12 people, 33.33%)
- Levitra (11 people, 30.56%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (11 people, 30.56%)
- Lipitor (10 people, 27.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Losartan Potassium (losartan potassium) is often used for high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions Losartan Potassium is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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