Weight gain is found among people who take Losartan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypertension . We study 17,881 people who have side effects while taking Losartan from FDA and social media. Among them, 268 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain 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 18,151 users)
Weight gain has been reported by people with muscle aches, hair loss, itching, memory loss, fatigue (latest reports from 74,828 Weight gain patients).
On Jul, 20, 2016
17,881 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 268 people (1.5%) have Weight Gain
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I was diagnosed with lupus in 2002. Around the same time my doctor put me on losartan potassium. Also around the same time I began having a skin rash. I recently came across research that losartan can cause subcutaneous lupus. I have suffered from this skin rash for all these years. I am interested in how common this association is. I will be sharing my research with my doctors and will discontinue losartan potassium to find out if it could be causing this horrible skin rash. I would love to hear from others that may have this association between the medication and subcutaneous lupus.
I'm trying to see if this is my problem. I started taking Losartan about 5 years ago. I feel my mood change; sometimes ok other times I can feel depression coming on. Does anyone else experience this feeling -- sometimes I have a down feeling in my chest like I want to cry or how you would ...
I HAD A STROKE (BRAIN BLEED) 12 1/2 YRS AGO, AND JUST HAD A CRANIOTOMY AND REMOVAL OF AN ANEURISM THIS PAST MAY. I HAD A SEIZURE DUE TO FLUID ON THE BRAIN BECAUSE OF THE SURGERY AND MY RIGHT SIDE WAS AGAIN AFFECTED.STARTING TO JUGGLE DRUGS AROUND WITH MY NEUROLOGIST'S OK, I HAVE BEEN INCREASED ...
I was diagnosed with lupus in 2002. Around the same time my doctor put me on losartan potassium. Also around the same time I began having a skin rash. I recently came across research that losartan can cause subcutaneous lupus. I have suffered from this skin rash for all these years. I am ...
I went for a routine exam and my CBC showed a lymphocytosis with a mild elevation in the white cell count. This has persisted for 7 months, unchanged. I have some blood work pending where the type of lymphocyte proliferation will be determined. This drug also caused hair loss; there are many ...
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