Review: could Losartan cause Incontinence?


Incontinence is found among people who take Losartan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Hydrochlorothiazide, and have Hypertension . We study 18,855 people who have side effects while taking Losartan from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Incontinence 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 48,947 users)


Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis (latest reports from 8,800 Incontinence patients).

On Oct, 22, 2016

18,855 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 15 people (0.08%) have Incontinence

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Losartan cause Incontinence?

Gender of people who have Incontinence when taking Losartan *:

  • female: 86.67 %
  • male: 13.33 %

Age of people who have Incontinence when taking Losartan *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 11.11 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 88.89 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Hypertension (5 people, 33.33%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Hypothyroidism (2 people, 13.33%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (2 people, 13.33%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (2 people, 13.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lyrica (4 people, 26.67%)
  • Levothyroxine (4 people, 26.67%)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (4 people, 26.67%)
  • Ibuprofen (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Atorvastatin (3 people, 20.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Micturition Urgency (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Malaise (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Diarrhoea (3 people, 20.00%)
  • Decreased Appetite (3 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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