Review: could Losartan cause Ed (Erection problems)?
Summary: Ed is found among people who take Losartan, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Losartan potassium, and have High blood pressure.
We study 13,043 people who have side effects while taking Losartan from FDA and social media. Among them, 67 have Ed. Find out below who they are, when they have Ed and more.
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Losartan has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 14,130 Losartan users)
Ed has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, hair loss. (latest reports from 31,507 Ed patients)
On Apr, 27, 2015: 13,043 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan. Among them, 67 people (0.51%) have Ed.
Time on Losartan when people have Ed * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Ed when taking Losartan * :
Age of people who have Ed when taking Losartan * :
Severity of Ed when taking Losartan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Ed ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (32 people, 47.76%)
- High blood pressure (15 people, 22.39%)
- High blood cholesterol (9 people, 13.43%)
- Erectile dysfunction (8 people, 11.94%)
- Multiple myeloma (7 people, 10.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Losartan potassium (42 people, 62.69%)
- Simvastatin (18 people, 26.87%)
- Aspirin (16 people, 23.88%)
- Lipitor (12 people, 17.91%)
- Levitra (11 people, 16.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Lipitor, Crestor, Nifedipine, Atenolol, Losartan Potassium for a 42-year old man with Lower Cholesterol, Hypertension. The patient has Skin Burning Sensation
- A study of drug interactions between Warfarin Sodium, Amiodarone Hydrochloride, Losartan Potassium, Diltiazem Hydrochloride, Zantac 150, Mirtazapine, Synthroid for a 81-year old woman with Atrial Fibrillation, High Blood Pressure, Gastritis, Anxiety Disorder, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Confusional State
- A study of drug interactions between Cozaar, Aldactone for a 70-year old woman with Left-sided Heart Failure, Low Ejection Fraction.
- A study of side effects of Glimepiride for a 69-year old man with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. The patient has Erectile Dysfunction
- A study of side effects of Losartan Potassium for a 45-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Pain - Foot
Recent Losartan related drug comparison:
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.
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