Review: could Losartan potassium cause Recurrent leg pain and cramping (Blockage of leg arteries)?
We study 11,758 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Recurrent leg pain and cramping. Find out below who they are, when they have Recurrent leg pain and cramping and more.
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Losartan potassium (latest outcomes from 12,097 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Recurrent leg pain and cramping
Recurrent leg pain and cramping (repeated leg pain and muscle contraction) (latest reports from 15,993 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, osteopenia, high blood cholesterol, arthritis.
On Sep, 11, 2014: 11,758 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 12 people (0.10%) have Recurrent Leg Pain And Cramping.
Time on Losartan potassium when people have Recurrent leg pain and cramping * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Recurrent leg pain and cramping||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Recurrent leg pain and cramping when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Recurrent leg pain and cramping||33.33%||66.67% |
Age of people who have Recurrent leg pain and cramping when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Recurrent leg pain and cramping||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||36.36%||63.64% |
Severity of Recurrent leg pain and cramping when taking Losartan potassium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Recurrent leg pain and cramping||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Recurrent leg pain and cramping ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Recurrent leg pain and cramping||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Constipation (3 people, 25.00%)
- Sinusitis (3 people, 25.00%)
- Multiple myeloma (3 people, 25.00%)
- Blood pressure (1 people, 8.33%)
- Prostatic disorder (1 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (6 people, 50.00%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 50.00%)
- Atenolol (4 people, 33.33%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (4 people, 33.33%)
- Omeprazole (4 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I recently quit taking all meds due to loss of insurance coverage. I have been having symptoms for a week that seem to only get worse
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Experiencing leg (shin and calf)and toe cramps most nights. Have started stretching before bedtime. This seems to have helped a little but still getting cramps most nights.
Kansasrock on Aug, 24, 2014:
51 year old male. Was having severe nightly quad cramps that were extremely painful. Had a PFO closure three weeks ago. No leg cramps since.
25% of population born with PFO so you might have it checked out.
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