Review: could Losartan cause Dry throat?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 12,818 people who take Losartan. Among them, 18 have Dry throat. See who they are, when they have Dry throat and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Losartan (latest outcomes from 13,748 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Losartan include high blood pressure, breathing difficulty, weakness, dizziness, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Dry throat (latest reports from 14,149 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 12,818 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan. Among them, 18 people (0.14%) have Dry Throat. They amount to 0.13% of all the 14,122 people who have Dry Throat.
Time on Losartan when people have Dry throat * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Dry throat||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Dry throat when taking Losartan * :
|Dry throat||76.92%||23.08% |
Age of people who have Dry throat when taking Losartan * :
|Dry throat||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||23.08%||76.92% |
Severity of Dry throat when taking Losartan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Dry throat||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Dry throat ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Dry throat||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (18 people, 100.00%)
- Atrial fibrillation (15 people, 83.33%)
- Breast cancer (2 people, 11.11%)
- Multiple allergies (2 people, 11.11%)
- Urticaria (2 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Losartan potassium (18 people, 100.00%)
- Lisinopril (15 people, 83.33%)
- Verapamil (15 people, 83.33%)
- Omeprazole (4 people, 22.22%)
- Zyrtec (4 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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