Losartan and Memory loss - from FDA reports
Memory loss is found among people who take Losartan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Amlodipine, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Memory loss with Losartan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 56,396 people who have side effects when taking Losartan from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 18, 2017
56,396 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 938 people (1.66%) have Memory loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Losartan when people have Memory loss *:
- < 1 month: 30 %
- 1 - 6 months: 55 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Memory loss when taking Losartan *:
- female: 70.14 %
- male: 29.86 %
Age of people who have Memory loss when taking Losartan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.29 %
- 10-19: 0.14 %
- 20-29: 0.14 %
- 30-39: 1.59 %
- 40-49: 10.52 %
- 50-59: 23.63 %
- 60+: 63.69 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (133 people, 14.18%)
- Depression (101 people, 10.77%)
- Pain (90 people, 9.59%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (79 people, 8.42%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (73 people, 7.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Amlodipine (100 people, 10.66%)
- Metformin (92 people, 9.81%)
- Vitamin D (69 people, 7.36%)
- Lyrica (66 people, 7.04%)
- Vitamin D3 (58 people, 6.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (151 people, 16.10%)
- Fatigue (146 people, 15.57%)
- Headache (129 people, 13.75%)
- Fall (126 people, 13.43%)
- Weakness (120 people, 12.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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