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Review: could Losartan potassium cause Lightheadedness - dizzy?

We study 11,758 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 660 have Lightheadedness - dizzy. Find out below who they are, when they have Lightheadedness - dizzy and more.

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Losartan potassium

Losartan potassium (latest outcomes from 12,094 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Lightheadedness - dizzy

Lightheadedness - dizzy (a common and often unpleasant sensation of dizziness) (latest reports from 1,294,105 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Aug, 21, 2014: 11,753 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 660 people (5.62%) have Lightheadedness - Dizzy. They amount to 0.05% of all the 1,294,592 people who have Lightheadedness - Dizzy on eHealthMe.

Trend of Lightheadedness - dizzy in Losartan potassium reports

Time on Losartan potassium when people have Lightheadedness - dizzy * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Lightheadedness - dizzy25.81%34.41%8.60%7.53%13.98%7.53%2.15%

Gender of people who have Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Losartan potassium * :

FemaleMale
Lightheadedness - dizzy69.92%30.08%

Age of people who have Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Losartan potassium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lightheadedness - dizzy0.00%0.00%0.49%0.16%2.30%5.59%16.61%74.84%

Severity of Lightheadedness - dizzy when taking Losartan potassium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Lightheadedness - dizzy16.67%58.33%25.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Lightheadedness - dizzy ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Lightheadedness - dizzy5.88%17.65%76.47%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (266 people, 40.30%)
  2. Blood pressure (72 people, 10.91%)
  3. Rheumatoid arthritis (55 people, 8.33%)
  4. Diabetes mellitus (50 people, 7.58%)
  5. Atrial fibrillation (36 people, 5.45%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (191 people, 28.94%)
  2. Simvastatin (128 people, 19.39%)
  3. Hydrochlorothiazide (87 people, 13.18%)
  4. Furosemide (85 people, 12.88%)
  5. Omeprazole (83 people, 12.58%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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