Review: could Losartan potassium cause Rash?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 10,237 people who take Losartan potassium. Among them, 444 have Rash. See who they are, when they have Rash and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Losartan potassium (latest outcomes from 11,986 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Losartan potassium include high blood pressure, breathing difficulty, dizziness, dizziness aggravated, weakness.
Rash (redness) (latest reports from 950,644 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, osteoporosis.
On Mar, 4, 2014: 10,237 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 444 people (4.34%) have Rash.
Time on Losartan potassium when people have Rash * :
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Gender of people who have Rash when taking Losartan potassium * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Losartan potassium * :
Severity of Rash when taking Losartan potassium ** :
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How people recovered from Rash ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (153 people, 34.46%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (67 people, 15.09%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (37 people, 8.33%)
- Atrial fibrillation (30 people, 6.76%)
- Pain (29 people, 6.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (88 people, 19.82%)
- Humira (67 people, 15.09%)
- Simvastatin (62 people, 13.96%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (48 people, 10.81%)
- Furosemide (43 people, 9.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (4 months ago):
speckled Rash on forearms and neck, new freckles on face
From this study (13 months ago):
It's a round rash which peels and leaves sharpish edges which catch on things - it stings when I peel potatoes! Very itchy, my doc gave me Eumovate for it but still itching and peeling.
From this study (1 year ago):
Red, itchy rash started on back of neck, then all over except back of hands, buttocks and thighs. Now,nearly 5 months after it started, has gone, except for lower legs where it is still very obvious.Other systems still current.
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