Review: could Losartan cause Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness (Fatigue)?
Summary: Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness is found among people who take Losartan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Losartan potassium, and have High blood pressure.
We study 13,003 people who have side effects while taking Losartan from FDA and social media. Among them, 697 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 has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 14,091 Losartan users)
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 200,643 Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness patients)
On Feb, 11, 2015: 13,003 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan. Among them, 694 people (5.34%) have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness.
Time on Losartan when people have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness||12.50%||32.50%||10.00%||7.50%||25.00%||11.25%||1.25% |
Gender of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Losartan * :
|Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness||56.98%||43.02% |
Age of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Losartan * :
|Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness||0.00%||0.34%||0.00%||0.00%||5.16%||9.64%||19.79%||65.06% |
Severity of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Losartan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness||2.08%||56.25%||37.50%||4.17% |
How people recovered from Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness||2.94%||8.82%||88.24% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (204 people, 29.39%)
- Diabetes mellitus (45 people, 6.48%)
- Pain (35 people, 5.04%)
- Asthma (33 people, 4.76%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (31 people, 4.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Losartan potassium (606 people, 87.32%)
- Aspirin (156 people, 22.48%)
- Simvastatin (83 people, 11.96%)
- Omeprazole (83 people, 11.96%)
- Furosemide (80 people, 11.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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