Losartan potassium and Low blood pressure - from FDA reports
Low blood pressure is found among people who take Losartan potassium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Low blood pressure with Losartan potassium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 19,021 people who have side effects when taking Losartan potassium from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 24, 2017
19,021 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium.
Among them, 673 people (3.54%) have Low blood pressure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Losartan potassium when people have Low blood pressure *:
- < 1 month: 38.98 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32.2 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.39 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.86 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.47 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.39 %
- 10+ years: 1.69 %
Gender of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Losartan potassium *:
- female: 49.77 %
- male: 50.23 %
Age of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Losartan potassium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.88 %
- 20-29: 1.05 %
- 30-39: 5.45 %
- 40-49: 7.91 %
- 50-59: 21.27 %
- 60+: 63.44 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (41 people, 6.09%)
- Pain (36 people, 5.35%)
- Diabetes (31 people, 4.61%)
- Multiple Myeloma (27 people, 4.01%)
- Osteoporosis (25 people, 3.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (83 people, 12.33%)
- Furosemide (67 people, 9.96%)
- Omeprazole (64 people, 9.51%)
- Allopurinol (54 people, 8.02%)
- Lipitor (44 people, 6.54%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (121 people, 17.98%)
- Fatigue (105 people, 15.60%)
- Weakness (87 people, 12.93%)
- Breathing Difficulty (81 people, 12.04%)
- Malaise (68 people, 10.10%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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