eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized

FDA and Social Media, Personalized


Advanced tools       Explore eHealthMe

Home > Losartan > Coughing > Losartan and Coughing

Review: could Losartan cause Coughing (Cough)?

We study 12,923 people who have side effects while taking Losartan from FDA and social media. Among them, 373 have Coughing. Find out below who they are, when they have Coughing and more.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Losartan and have Coughing >>>

Losartan

Losartan (latest outcomes from 13,968 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Coughing

Coughing (latest reports from 488,744 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Sep, 15, 2014: 12,882 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan. Among them, 373 people (2.90%) have Coughing.

Trend of Coughing in Losartan reports

Time on Losartan when people have Coughing * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Coughing32.43%32.43%2.70%8.11%10.81%10.81%2.70%

Gender of people who have Coughing when taking Losartan * :

FemaleMale
Coughing66.75%33.25%

Age of people who have Coughing when taking Losartan * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Coughing0.00%0.00%0.29%1.17%2.63%10.82%18.71%66.37%

Severity of Coughing when taking Losartan ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Coughing0.00%45.00%50.00%5.00%

How people recovered from Coughing ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Coughing0.00%7.69%92.31%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (165 people, 44.24%)
  2. Atrial fibrillation (63 people, 16.89%)
  3. Rheumatoid arthritis (41 people, 10.99%)
  4. Asthma (33 people, 8.85%)
  5. Pain (23 people, 6.17%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Losartan potassium (363 people, 97.32%)
  2. Lisinopril (71 people, 19.03%)
  3. Aspirin (70 people, 18.77%)
  4. Verapamil (55 people, 14.75%)
  5. Omeprazole (46 people, 12.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Coughing while taking Losartan?

Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- support group for people who take Losartan and have Coughing
- support group for people who take Losartan

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Occasional dry cough, nonproductive. Taking a mint can decrease when I can do that. When occurs feels like back of throat is scratchy

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • I was taking Lisinopril for hypertension but developed a persistent cough. I was given Losartan Potassium instead. cough has not decreased.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • dizziness severe enough to preculde safe driving along with migraine symptoms, though not necessarily at same time as headache.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Losartan, Coughing

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Blood in urine after taking lovasartan potassium for a year.
    Took 25mg per day for more than a year and started to have blood and clots in my urine. I had a TURP about 5 years ago.

  • Losartan potassium headaches
    I avoided going to the doctor for years and decided it was time to bite the bullet. The bullet bit back. High Blood pressure and cholesterol. Doc prescribed me 100mg Losartan Potassium right out of the gate. At 33 years old, this concerns me. I've been on it for about a week and have had a cons ...

  • High blood pressure - find the right medication
    I was going through the menopause with all the usual drama when I started feeling awful. Doc said that my blood pressure was through the roof and prescribed Lisinopril. This gave me technicolour dreams and a runny nose, so he switched me to Losartan. This made me soooo tired that I didn't want to ...

More reviews for: Losartan, Coughing

On eHealthMe, Losartan (losartan potassium) is often used for high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions Losartan is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Losartan used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Platelet Count Decreased

- Soma and Miscarriage

- Adderall and Belviq

- Tramadol and Vaginal Itching

- Lupron Depot

 

Recent user comments

- "Esophagitis gastritis for years, scope every five yea ... " (5 hours ago)

- "hypertension difficult to control; toprol augmented w ... " (6 hours ago)

- "i have night chest tightness,,, cough,, seeded medica ... " (7 hours ago)

 

Recent searches

- Edema
- Oestriol Increased
- High Density Lipoprotein Abnormal
- Progressive Systemic Sclerosis
- Superior Vena Caval Obstruction

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.