Review: could Losartan potassium cause Panic attacks?
Summary: Panic attacks could be caused by Losartan potassium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Amitriptyline hydrochloride, and have Hypertension.
We study 11,823 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 have Panic attacks. Find out below who they are, when they have Panic attacks 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.
Panic attacks (latest reports from 115,285 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 11,774 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 45 people (0.38%) have Panic Attacks. They amount to 0.04% of all the 114,217 people who have Panic Attacks on eHealthMe.
Time on Losartan potassium when people have Panic attacks * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Panic attacks||16.67%||5.56%||5.56%||0.00%||72.22%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Panic attacks when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Panic attacks||85.71%||14.29% |
Age of people who have Panic attacks when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Panic attacks||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.35%||10.87%||84.78% |
Severity of Panic attacks when taking Losartan potassium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Panic attacks||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Panic attacks ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Panic attacks||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (28 people, 62.22%)
- Hyperchlorhydria (16 people, 35.56%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (15 people, 33.33%)
- Pain (13 people, 28.89%)
- Depression (8 people, 17.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amitriptyline hydrochloride (22 people, 48.89%)
- Lansoprazole (22 people, 48.89%)
- Fosamax (20 people, 44.44%)
- Amlodipine (17 people, 37.78%)
- Alendronate sodium (16 people, 35.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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