Losartan potassium and Sleep issues - from FDA reports
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 Hydrochlorothiazide, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Sleep issues 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, 19, 2017
19,021 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium.
Among them, 415 people (2.18%) have Sleep issues
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Losartan potassium when people have Sleep issues *:
- < 1 month: 44.44 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.78 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.56 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.11 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.56 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Sleep issues when taking Losartan potassium *:
- female: 65.69 %
- male: 34.31 %
Age of people who have Sleep issues when taking Losartan potassium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.32 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 3.53 %
- 40-49: 8.01 %
- 50-59: 25.0 %
- 60+: 63.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (72 people, 17.35%)
- Depression (47 people, 11.33%)
- Narcolepsy (28 people, 6.75%)
- Stress And Anxiety (24 people, 5.78%)
- Asthma (23 people, 5.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Hydrochlorothiazide (43 people, 10.36%)
- Simvastatin (40 people, 9.64%)
- Omeprazole (40 people, 9.64%)
- Lyrica (38 people, 9.16%)
- Aspirin (38 people, 9.16%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (91 people, 21.93%)
- Dizziness (84 people, 20.24%)
- Headache (81 people, 19.52%)
- Pain (63 people, 15.18%)
- Nausea (60 people, 14.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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