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Review: could Losartan cause Erectile dysfunction (Erection problems)?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction 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 Hypertension.
We study 12,937 people who have side effects while taking Losartan from FDA and social media. Among them, 63 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.
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Losartan (latest outcomes from 14,015 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Erectile dysfunction (latest reports from 130,384 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Nov, 12, 2014: 12,937 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan. Among them, 63 people (0.49%) have Erectile Dysfunction.
Time on Losartan when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||2.94%||17.65%||29.41%||14.71%||17.65%||8.82%||8.82% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Losartan * :
|Erectile dysfunction||1.52%||98.48% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Losartan * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.84%||25.81%||45.16%||24.19% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Losartan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||2.70%||43.24%||48.65%||5.41% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||4.76%||95.24% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (30 people, 47.62%)
- High blood pressure (13 people, 20.63%)
- High blood cholesterol (8 people, 12.70%)
- Multiple myeloma (7 people, 11.11%)
- Erectile dysfunction (7 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Losartan potassium (41 people, 65.08%)
- Simvastatin (17 people, 26.98%)
- Aspirin (16 people, 25.40%)
- Lipitor (12 people, 19.05%)
- Levitra (11 people, 17.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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