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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 Hypertension.

We study 11,787 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 424 have Upset stomach. Find out below who they are, when they have Upset stomach and more.

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Losartan potassium

Losartan potassium has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Losartan potassium 12,127 users)

Upset stomach

Upset stomach has been reported by people with pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Upset stomach 142,363 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 11,780 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 397 people (3.37%) have Upset Stomach.

Trend of Upset stomach in Losartan potassium reports

Time on Losartan potassium when people have Upset stomach * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Upset stomach16.00%56.00%12.00%0.00%12.00%4.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Upset stomach when taking Losartan potassium * :

FemaleMale
Upset stomach72.21%27.79%

Age of people who have Upset stomach when taking Losartan potassium * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Upset stomach0.27%0.00%0.81%2.70%2.97%8.38%19.73%65.14%

Severity of Upset stomach when taking Losartan potassium ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Upset stomach0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Upset stomach ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Upset stomach0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (106 people, 26.70%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (42 people, 10.58%)
  3. Rheumatoid arthritis (30 people, 7.56%)
  4. Prophylaxis (27 people, 6.80%)
  5. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (27 people, 6.80%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (96 people, 24.18%)
  2. Omeprazole (71 people, 17.88%)
  3. Furosemide (62 people, 15.62%)
  4. Metformin hcl (44 people, 11.08%)
  5. Levothyroxine sodium (41 people, 10.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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