Losartan and Coughing - from FDA reports
Coughing is found among people who take Losartan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Amlodipine, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Coughing with Losartan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 56,396 people who have side effects when taking Losartan from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 22, 2017
56,396 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 1,789 people (3.17%) have Coughing
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Losartan when people have Coughing *:
- < 1 month: 47.54 %
- 1 - 6 months: 36.07 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.92 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.56 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.28 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.64 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Coughing when taking Losartan *:
- female: 67.24 %
- male: 32.76 %
Age of people who have Coughing when taking Losartan *:
- 0-1: 0.14 %
- 2-9: 0.07 %
- 10-19: 0.35 %
- 20-29: 0.5 %
- 30-39: 2.77 %
- 40-49: 8.37 %
- 50-59: 19.38 %
- 60+: 68.42 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (204 people, 11.40%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (191 people, 10.68%)
- Asthma (166 people, 9.28%)
- Diabetes (123 people, 6.88%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (118 people, 6.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Amlodipine (178 people, 9.95%)
- Metformin (160 people, 8.94%)
- Humira (142 people, 7.94%)
- Aspirin (124 people, 6.93%)
- Spiriva (110 people, 6.15%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (389 people, 21.74%)
- Fatigue (287 people, 16.04%)
- Headache (214 people, 11.96%)
- Malaise (201 people, 11.24%)
- Nausea (197 people, 11.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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