Losartan and Hearing loss - from FDA reports
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 . We study 46,073 people who have side effects while taking Losartan from FDA. Among them, 102 have Hearing loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hearing loss and more.
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Losartan has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Losartan 49,076 users)
Hearing loss has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression (latest reports from 12,512 Hearing loss patients).
On Jan, 24, 2017
46,073 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 102 people (0.22%) have Hearing Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
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: 62 %
- male: 38 %
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: 1.43 %
- 40-49: 5.71 %
- 50-59: 18.57 %
- 60+: 74.29 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (32 people, 31.37%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (12 people, 11.76%)
- Depression (10 people, 9.80%)
- Blood Pressure Management (10 people, 9.80%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (9 people, 8.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Furosemide (18 people, 17.65%)
- Amlodipine (14 people, 13.73%)
- Humira (13 people, 12.75%)
- Simvastatin (12 people, 11.76%)
- Aspirin (12 people, 11.76%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diarrhea (15 people, 14.71%)
- Tinnitus (13 people, 12.75%)
- Drug Ineffective (12 people, 11.76%)
- Pain (11 people, 10.78%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (11 people, 10.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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