Review: could Losartan potassium cause Sleep issues (Insomnia)?
Summary: Sleep issues is found among people who take Losartan potassium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 11,795 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 218 have Sleep issues. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleep issues 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 12,143 Losartan potassium users)
Sleep issues (sleep problems) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 131,292 Sleep issues patients)
On Jan, 28, 2015: 11,795 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 219 people (1.86%) have Sleep Issues.
Time on Losartan potassium when people have Sleep issues * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sleep issues||23.81%||28.57%||14.29%||4.76%||4.76%||19.05%||4.76% |
Gender of people who have Sleep issues when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Sleep issues||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Sleep issues when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Sleep issues||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.33%||7.78%||26.11%||62.78% |
Severity of Sleep issues when taking Losartan potassium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sleep issues||0.00%||77.78%||22.22%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Sleep issues ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sleep issues||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (91 people, 41.55%)
- Depression (24 people, 10.96%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (16 people, 7.31%)
- Anxiety (16 people, 7.31%)
- Asthma (16 people, 7.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (40 people, 18.26%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (40 people, 18.26%)
- Omeprazole (34 people, 15.53%)
- Clonidine (32 people, 14.61%)
- Furosemide (30 people, 13.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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