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 Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Dizziness with Losartan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 46,073 people who have side effects when taking Losartan from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Mar, 25, 2017

46,073 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 2,411 people (5.23%) have Dizziness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Losartan cause Dizziness?

Time on Losartan when people have Dizziness *:

  • < 1 month: 40.28 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 28.47 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.94 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10.42 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10.42 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 2.78 %
  • 10+ years: 0.69 %

Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Losartan *:

  • female: 66.51 %
  • male: 33.49 %

Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Losartan *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.21 %
  • 10-19: 0.21 %
  • 20-29: 0.51 %
  • 30-39: 2.42 %
  • 40-49: 6.63 %
  • 50-59: 17.99 %
  • 60+: 72.03 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (877 people, 36.37%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (244 people, 10.12%)
  • Diabetes (202 people, 8.38%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (157 people, 6.51%)
  • Depression (148 people, 6.14%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (262 people, 10.87%)
  • Amlodipine (247 people, 10.24%)
  • Metformin (214 people, 8.88%)
  • Simvastatin (201 people, 8.34%)
  • Omeprazole (175 people, 7.26%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (516 people, 21.40%)
  • Headache (428 people, 17.75%)
  • Fatigue (420 people, 17.42%)
  • Weakness (388 people, 16.09%)
  • High Blood Pressure (364 people, 15.10%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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