Losartan and Rosacea - from FDA reports
Rosacea is found among people who take Losartan, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Pradaxa, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter . We study 46,073 people who have side effects while taking Losartan from FDA. Among them, 6 have Rosacea. Find out below who they are, when they have Rosacea and more.
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Losartan has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Losartan 49,085 users)
Rosacea (a skin condition that causes facial redness) has been reported by people with rosacea, osteoporosis, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure (latest reports from 5,759 Rosacea patients).
On Jan, 25, 2017
46,073 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 6 people (0.01%) have Rosacea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Losartan when people have Rosacea *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Rosacea when taking Losartan *:
- female: 33.33 %
- male: 66.67 %
Age of people who have Rosacea 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: 0.0 %
- 60+: 100 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hypothyroidism (2 people, 33.33%)
- High Blood Pressure (2 people, 33.33%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (2 people, 33.33%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (2 people, 33.33%)
- Stent (1 person, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zetia (2 people, 33.33%)
- Pradaxa (2 people, 33.33%)
- Rezulin (1 person, 16.67%)
- Glipizide (1 person, 16.67%)
- Effient (1 person, 16.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Blood Pressure Diastolic Decreased (2 people, 33.33%)
- Scab (1 person, 16.67%)
- Rashes (1 person, 16.67%)
- Nausea (1 person, 16.67%)
- Itching (1 person, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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