Review: could Losartan potassium cause Weight gain (Weight increased)?
Summary: Weight gain 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 11,787 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media. Among them, 165 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain 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 Losartan potassium 12,127 users)
Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Weight gain 75,856 patients)
On Dec, 14, 2014: 11,787 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium. Among them, 165 people (1.40%) have Weight Gain.
Time on Losartan potassium when people have Weight gain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain||16.67%||33.33%||0.00%||16.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Weight gain||61.54%||38.46% |
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Losartan potassium * :
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.84%||17.02%||26.24%||53.90% |
Severity of Weight gain when taking Losartan potassium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight gain||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight gain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Weight gain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (48 people, 29.09%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (18 people, 10.91%)
- Diabetes mellitus (17 people, 10.30%)
- Atrial fibrillation (15 people, 9.09%)
- Pain (10 people, 6.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (42 people, 25.45%)
- Simvastatin (23 people, 13.94%)
- Omeprazole (20 people, 12.12%)
- Furosemide (18 people, 10.91%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (18 people, 10.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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