Review: could Losartan potassium cause Upset stomach (Nausea and vomiting)?
Summary: Upset stomach is found among people who take Losartan potassium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure.
We study 11,823 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 97 have Upset stomach. Find out below who they are, when they have Upset stomach 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 12,170 Losartan potassium users)
Upset stomach has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 142,502 Upset stomach patients)
On Apr, 3, 2015: 11,817 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 397 people (3.36%) have Upset Stomach.
Time on Losartan potassium when people have Upset stomach * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Upset stomach||16.00%||56.00%||12.00%||0.00%||12.00%||4.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Upset stomach when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Upset stomach||72.21%||27.79% |
Age of people who have Upset stomach when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Upset stomach||0.27%||0.00%||0.81%||2.70%||2.97%||8.38%||19.73%||65.14% |
Severity of Upset stomach when taking Losartan potassium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Upset stomach||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Upset stomach ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Upset stomach||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (106 people, 26.70%)
- Diabetes mellitus (42 people, 10.58%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (30 people, 7.56%)
- Prophylaxis (27 people, 6.80%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (27 people, 6.80%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (96 people, 24.18%)
- Omeprazole (71 people, 17.88%)
- Furosemide (62 people, 15.62%)
- Metformin hcl (44 people, 11.08%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (41 people, 10.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Omeprazole, Magnesium, Turmeric, Krill Oil, Miralax, Fluticasone Propionate, Levothyroxine Sodium, Bupropion Hydrochloride, Losartan, Meloxicam, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Atenolol And Chlorthalidone for a 54-year old woman with Blood Thinner, Acid Reflux, Magnesium - Low, Osteoarthritis, High Blood Cholesterol, Constipation, Hay Fever, Hypothyroidism, Depression, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Constipation, Weight Gain
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- A study of side effects of Losartan Potassium for a 39-year old woman with Malignant Hypertension. The patient has Bloodshot Eyes
- A study of side effects of Losartan Potassium for a 68-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Irregular Heartbeat
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