Losartan and Irritability - from FDA reports
Irritability is found among people who take Losartan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Lyrica, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Irritability with Losartan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 46,073 people who have side effects when taking Losartan from FDA, and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Feb, 24, 2017
46,073 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 143 people (0.31%) have Irritability
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Losartan when people have Irritability *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 40 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 60 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Irritability when taking Losartan *:
- female: 61.31 %
- male: 38.69 %
Age of people who have Irritability when taking Losartan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.97 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.97 %
- 30-39: 4.85 %
- 40-49: 5.83 %
- 50-59: 31.07 %
- 60+: 56.31 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (53 people, 37.06%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (28 people, 19.58%)
- Depression (16 people, 11.19%)
- Stress And Anxiety (13 people, 9.09%)
- Diabetes (13 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Metformin (14 people, 9.79%)
- Lyrica (14 people, 9.79%)
- Omeprazole (11 people, 7.69%)
- Cymbalta (11 people, 7.69%)
- Amlodipine (11 people, 7.69%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (37 people, 25.87%)
- Fatigue (30 people, 20.98%)
- Headache (28 people, 19.58%)
- Stress And Anxiety (27 people, 18.88%)
- Dizziness (27 people, 18.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Irritability when taking Losartan?
Losartan has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Losartan 49,130 users)
Irritability has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, hepatitis c, pain, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 37,144 Irritability patients).
Browse all side effects of Losartana b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with IrritabilityIrritability
Could your condition cause IrritabilityIrritability
Can you answer these questions?
I've had Wegeners since 2003--13 years--and have used imuran for 11. I have neuropathy, bone spurs, and arthritis in my feet that are so painful, at times I feel like I can't walk any more. My rheumatologist just brushed me off by saying he'd raise my imuran to 100 mg and if that didn't help ...
You may be interested in these reviews
I have been on losarten for the past 2 years. From 100mg to now 0f 25MG.p until the past 90 days, I have had no signs of dizziness or feeling unbalanced. Then, suddenly, woke up one morning very dizzy. This happened several days in a row. Went to Dr. sent me to a Neurologist. Dr. examined me, ...
Have been taking lozartin since 6 month now, 10mg 2x per day Cialis 10 mg once a day for my prostate for 4 years now Very effective, concerned about the interaction if I should change lozartin for another medication. Have moderate high blood pressure Age 72, live now in the South of ...
I'm wondering if this is the cause of my amnesia? I have had three episodes where I don't know what happened for short amount of time about 24 hours. Anyone experience the same type of thing with this?
I have been taking Lorsartan for about 2 years. Yesterday morning I woke up with a stiff neck that lasted all day and again today. Should I be concern of a blood clot? Should I see my doctor to get weened off? What should I do?
I am on diltiazem until I have an ablation, and I'm finding I am really irritable. It's only for another 3 weeks but I'm not sure people can stand me for that long! I get irritated at the most insignificant things! The slightest thing can set me off. Is this normal?