Losartan and Muscle cramps - from FDA reports
Muscle cramps is found among people who take Losartan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Lipitor, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Muscle cramps with Losartan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 52,919 people who have side effects when taking Losartan from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 04, 2017
52,919 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 19 people (0.04%) have Muscle Cramps
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Muscle Cramps when taking Losartan *:
- female: 89.47 %
- male: 10.53 %
Age of people who have Muscle Cramps when taking Losartan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 18.75 %
- 60+: 81.25 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (3 people, 15.79%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (3 people, 15.79%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (3 people, 15.79%)
- Movement Disorder (1 person, 5.26%)
- High Blood Pressure (1 person, 5.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (7 people, 36.84%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (4 people, 21.05%)
- Furosemide (4 people, 21.05%)
- Omeprazole (3 people, 15.79%)
- Folic Acid (3 people, 15.79%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fever (6 people, 31.58%)
- Weakness (4 people, 21.05%)
- Muscle Aches (4 people, 21.05%)
- Hypoaesthesia (4 people, 21.05%)
- Diarrhea (3 people, 15.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Muscle cramps when taking Losartan?
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