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Review: could Losartan cause Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness?

Summary: Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness could be caused by Losartan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Losartan potassium, and have Hypertension.

We study 12,759 people who have side effects while taking Losartan from FDA and social media. Among them, 681 have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness. Find out below who they are, when they have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness and more.

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Losartan

Losartan (latest outcomes from 13,799 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness

Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,536,671 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 12,914 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan. Among them, 681 people (5.27%) have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness. They amount to 0.04% of all the 1,534,750 people who have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness on eHealthMe.

Trend of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness in Losartan reports

Time on Losartan when people have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness13.24%33.82%8.82%5.88%27.94%8.82%1.47%

Gender of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Losartan * :

FemaleMale
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness56.89%43.11%

Age of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Losartan * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.00%0.35%0.00%0.00%5.11%9.68%19.19%65.67%

Severity of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Losartan ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness2.86%54.29%37.14%5.71%

How people recovered from Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness4.76%4.76%90.48%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (200 people, 29.37%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (44 people, 6.46%)
  3. Asthma (33 people, 4.85%)
  4. Pain (33 people, 4.85%)
  5. Blood pressure (32 people, 4.70%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Losartan potassium (599 people, 87.96%)
  2. Aspirin (154 people, 22.61%)
  3. Omeprazole (83 people, 12.19%)
  4. Simvastatin (82 people, 12.04%)
  5. Furosemide (79 people, 11.60%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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