Review: could Losartan cause Sore Throat?


Sore throat is reported only by a few people who take Losartan. We study 18,854 people who have side effects while taking Losartan from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Sore throat. Find out below who they are, when they have Sore throat 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 48,940 users)

Sore Throat

Sore throat (pain or irritation of the throat) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, gastroesophageal reflux disease, depression, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, asthma (latest reports from 537 Sore throat patients).

On Oct, 18, 2016

18,854 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Sore Throat

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Losartan cause Sore throat?

Time on Losartan when people have Sore Throat *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 100 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Sore Throat when taking Losartan *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Sore Throat 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: 100 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity of Sore Throat **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Cholesterol (1 person, 100.00%)
  • High Blood Pressure (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Birth Control And Family Planning (1 person, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lo Loestrin Fe (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Crestor (1 person, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Acid Reflux (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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