Review: could Losartan cause Panic disorder?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 3, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 12,818 people who take Losartan. Among them, 45 have Panic disorder. See who they are, when they have Panic disorder and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Losartan (latest outcomes from 12,191 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Losartan include high blood pressure, breathing difficulty, weakness, dizziness, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Panic disorder (latest reports from 112,320 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure.
On Mar, 3, 2014: 12,818 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan. Among them, 45 people (0.35%) have Panic Disorder.
Time on Losartan when people have Panic disorder * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Panic disorder||16.67%||5.56%||5.56%||0.00%||72.22%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Panic disorder when taking Losartan * :
|Panic disorder||85.71%||14.29% |
Age of people who have Panic disorder when taking Losartan * :
|Panic disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.35%||10.87%||84.78% |
Severity of Panic disorder when taking Losartan ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Panic disorder||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Panic disorder ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Panic disorder||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (28 people, 62.22%)
- Hyperchlorhydria (16 people, 35.56%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (15 people, 33.33%)
- Pain (13 people, 28.89%)
- Depression (8 people, 17.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Losartan potassium (44 people, 97.78%)
- Lansoprazole (22 people, 48.89%)
- Amitriptyline hydrochloride (22 people, 48.89%)
- Fosamax (20 people, 44.44%)
- Amlodipine (17 people, 37.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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