Losartan and Dizziness - from FDA reports


Summary

Dizziness 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 Rheumatoid arthritis. This review analyzes which people have Dizziness with Losartan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 52,919 people who have side effects when taking Losartan from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jul, 21, 2017

52,919 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 2,815 people (5.32%) have Dizziness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Losartan cause Dizziness?

Time on Losartan when people have Dizziness *:

  • < 1 month: 42.59 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 26.54 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.02 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10.49 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 9.26 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.47 %
  • 10+ years: 0.62 %

Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Losartan *:

  • female: 66.08 %
  • male: 33.92 %

Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Losartan *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.18 %
  • 10-19: 0.22 %
  • 20-29: 0.49 %
  • 30-39: 2.6 %
  • 40-49: 6.58 %
  • 50-59: 17.4 %
  • 60+: 72.53 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (184 people, 6.54%)
  • Depression (164 people, 5.83%)
  • Pain (158 people, 5.61%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (122 people, 4.33%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (108 people, 3.84%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Amlodipine (294 people, 10.44%)
  • Aspirin (262 people, 9.31%)
  • Metformin (254 people, 9.02%)
  • Simvastatin (201 people, 7.14%)
  • Omeprazole (175 people, 6.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (597 people, 21.21%)
  • Fatigue (510 people, 18.12%)
  • Headache (484 people, 17.19%)
  • Weakness (460 people, 16.34%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (392 people, 13.93%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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