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Review: could Losartan potassium cause Overdose?

We study 11,774 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 87 have Overdose. Find out below who they are, when they have Overdose and more.

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Losartan potassium

Losartan potassium (latest outcomes from 12,104 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Overdose

Overdose (latest reports from 220,522 patients) has been reported by people with pain, depression, high blood pressure, schizophrenia, osteoporosis.

On Sep, 15, 2014: 11,758 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 87 people (0.74%) have Overdose.

Trend of Overdose in Losartan potassium reports

Time on Losartan potassium when people have Overdose * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Overdose25.00%75.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Overdose when taking Losartan potassium * :

FemaleMale
Overdose56.25%43.75%

Age of people who have Overdose when taking Losartan potassium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Overdose0.00%1.30%2.60%0.00%1.30%2.60%49.35%42.86%

Severity of Overdose when taking Losartan potassium ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Overdose ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (10 people, 11.49%)
  2. Stent placement (6 people, 6.90%)
  3. Osteomyelitis (5 people, 5.75%)
  4. Pain (4 people, 4.60%)
  5. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (3 people, 3.45%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Amlodipine (22 people, 25.29%)
  2. Aspirin (20 people, 22.99%)
  3. Atenolol (11 people, 12.64%)
  4. Amlodipine besylate (11 people, 12.64%)
  5. Folic acid (9 people, 10.34%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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