Review: could Losartan cause Rosacea?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
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, 6 have Rosacea. See who they are, when they have Rosacea 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.
Rosacea (a skin condition that causes facial redness) (latest reports from 9,976 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 12,818 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan. Among them, 6 people (0.05%) have Rosacea. They amount to 0.06% of all the 9,971 people who have Rosacea.
Time on Losartan when people have Rosacea * :
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Gender of people who have Rosacea when taking Losartan * :
Age of people who have Rosacea when taking Losartan * :
Severity of Rosacea when taking Losartan ** :
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How people recovered from Rosacea ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (2 people, 33.33%)
- Atrial fibrillation (2 people, 33.33%)
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 33.33%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 33.33%)
- Stent placement (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Losartan potassium (4 people, 66.67%)
- Zetia (2 people, 33.33%)
- Thyroid pill (2 people, 33.33%)
- Amiodarone hcl (2 people, 33.33%)
- Pradaxa (2 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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