Losartan and Hearing loss - from FDA reports


Summary

Hearing loss is found among people who take Losartan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Hearing loss with Losartan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 52,919 people who have side effects when taking Losartan from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 03, 2017

52,919 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 115 people (0.22%) have Hearing Loss


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Losartan cause Hearing loss?

Time on Losartan when people have Hearing Loss *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 33.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Hearing Loss when taking Losartan *:

  • female: 61.95 %
  • male: 38.05 %

Age of people who have Hearing Loss when taking Losartan *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 1.27 %
  • 40-49: 5.06 %
  • 50-59: 16.46 %
  • 60+: 77.22 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (39 people, 33.91%)
  • Depression (13 people, 11.30%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (12 people, 10.43%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (10 people, 8.70%)
  • Blood Pressure Management (10 people, 8.70%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Furosemide (18 people, 15.65%)
  • Amlodipine (16 people, 13.91%)
  • Humira (13 people, 11.30%)
  • Simvastatin (12 people, 10.43%)
  • Aspirin (12 people, 10.43%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Tinnitus (15 people, 13.04%)
  • Diarrhea (15 people, 13.04%)
  • Drug Ineffective (13 people, 11.30%)
  • Dizziness (13 people, 11.30%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (12 people, 10.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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