Review: could Losartan cause Irritability?
Summary: Irritability is found among people who take Losartan, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Losartan potassium, and have High blood pressure.
We study 13,021 people who have side effects while taking Losartan from FDA and social media. Among them, 37 have Irritability. Find out below who they are, when they have Irritability and more.
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Losartan has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 14,103 Losartan users)
Irritability has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 23,567 Irritability patients)
On Mar, 6, 2015: 13,003 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan. Among them, 37 people (0.28%) have Irritability.
Time on Losartan when people have Irritability * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Irritability when taking Losartan * :
Age of people who have Irritability when taking Losartan * :
Severity of Irritability when taking Losartan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Irritability ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (10 people, 27.03%)
- Depression (5 people, 13.51%)
- Hepatitis c (5 people, 13.51%)
- Sleep disorder (4 people, 10.81%)
- Blood cholesterol (4 people, 10.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Losartan potassium (31 people, 83.78%)
- Aspirin (7 people, 18.92%)
- Omeprazole (6 people, 16.22%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (6 people, 16.22%)
- Ribavirin (5 people, 13.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Losartan Potassium for a 73-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Overactive Thyroid (extra secretions from thyroid)
- A study of drug interactions between Losartan, Actos, Metformin, Synthroid, Invokana for a 53-year old woman with Blood Pressure, Diabetes, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Binge Eating
- A study of drug interactions between Omeprazole Sodium Bicarbonate, Losartan Potassium, Zopiclone for a 69-year old man with Tamsulosin, Amlodipine, Bisoprolol Fumarate. The patient has Blood Pressure Fluctuation
- A study of drug interactions between Tamsulosin, Losartan Potassium, Hydralazine And Hydrochlorthiazide, Glimepiride, Chlorthalidone for a 80-year old man with Prostate Examination Abnormal, High Blood Pressure, Diabetes. The patient has Senile Dementia, Bad Breath
- A study of side effects of Pristiq for a 33-year old woman with Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement), Sleepy, Irritability, Mania Aggravated (a state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood)
Recent Losartan related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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