Review: could Losartan potassium cause Low blood pressure (Hypotension)?
Summary: Low blood pressure is found among people who take Losartan potassium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, 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, 491 have Low blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Low blood pressure 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)
Low blood pressure
Low blood pressure (abnormally low blood pressure) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 107,424 Low blood pressure patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 11,817 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 490 people (4.15%) have Low Blood Pressure.
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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Vascepa, Plavix, Tamsulosin, Hydrochlorothiazide, Losartan, Dexilant, Crestor, Bystolic for a 61-year old man with Blood Clots, High Blood Cholesterol, Urine Output Decreased, High Blood Pressure, Acid Reflux. The patient has Blindness
- A study of drug interactions between Effexor, Losartan for a 60-year old woman with Anxiety, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Sweating
- A study of side effects of Losartan Potassium for a 65-year old woman with Hypertension. The patient has Swollen Glands
- A study of drug interactions between Bystolic, Losartan Potassium for a 67-year old man with High Blood Pressure, Pyloric Ulcer. The patient has Itching
- A study of side effects of Losartan for a 56-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Night Sweats
Recent Losartan potassium related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Losartan Potassium, Captopril for a 65-year old man who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Diovan, Cozaar, Benicar, Avapro for a 62-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
- Comparions of Omeprazole, Metformin, Losartan, Carvedilol, Atorvastatin Calcium for a 61-year old man who has Mood Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition
- Comparions of Benicar, Losartan, Bisoprolol Fumarate, Bystolic for a 71-year old man who has Hypertension
- Comparions of Duloxetine Hydrochloride, LOSARTAN, EQUETRO, METOPROLOL SUCCINATE, Amlodipine Besylate for a 57-year old woman who has High Blood Pressure
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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