Review: could Losartan potassium cause Low blood pressure?
We study 11,758 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 490 have Low blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood pressure and more.
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Losartan potassium (latest outcomes from 12,094 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Low blood pressure
Low blood pressure (abnormally low blood pressure) (latest reports from 697,348 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, depression.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 11,745 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 490 people (4.17%) have Low Blood Pressure. They amount to 0.07% of all the 695,474 people who have Low Blood Pressure on eHealthMe.
Time on Losartan potassium when people have Low blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Low blood pressure||38.89%||16.67%||5.56%||13.89%||13.89%||8.33%||2.78% |
Gender of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Low blood pressure||49.09%||50.91% |
Age of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Low blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||1.10%||1.10%||6.81%||8.13%||21.54%||61.32% |
Severity of Low blood pressure when taking Losartan potassium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Low blood pressure||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Low blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Low blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (144 people, 29.39%)
- Pain (26 people, 5.31%)
- Diabetes mellitus (26 people, 5.31%)
- Hyperuricaemia (24 people, 4.90%)
- Osteoporosis (20 people, 4.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (104 people, 21.22%)
- Amlodipine (69 people, 14.08%)
- Omeprazole (61 people, 12.45%)
- Furosemide (61 people, 12.45%)
- Allopurinol (53 people, 10.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 month ago):
Blood pressure was 90/60 with pulse of 33-44 consistently. Stopped taking medication 4 - 5 days ago. Blood pressure averaging now 100-115/60-70. Pulse still extremely low averaging 33 - 44.
From this study (10 months ago):
my pulse is also faster than my pacemaker had kept it.
From this study (12 months ago):
Typical 110/70. Hypotension during night 90/52.
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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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