Review: Losartan potassium side effects
In this review, we analyze Losartan potassium side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age (0-60+) of the people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium. The review is based on 11,735 people who have side effects while taking Losartan potassium from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What is Losartan potassium
Losartan potassium (latest outcomes from 12,068 users) has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (losartan potassium): Cozaar, Losartan.
On Jul, 30, 2014: 11,735 people who reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium are studied
Most common side effects over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified |
|Headache||Dizziness||Angioedema||Ischaemic Stroke||Hypertension||Hypertension||Blood Pressure Increased||Dyspnoea |
|Dizziness||Renal Failure Acute||Liver Disorder||Angioedema||Arthralgia||Headache||Rash||Fatigue |
|Blood Pressure Increased||Fatigue||Dyspnoea||Blood Pressure Increased||Diarrhoea||Neurogenic Bladder||Lymphadenopathy||Nausea |
|Infection||Diarrhoea||Dizziness||Hyperkalaemia||Panic Attack||Cardiac Failure||Oedema Peripheral||Dizziness |
|Drug Ineffective||Liver Disorder||Malaise||Renal Failure Chronic||Heart Rate Increased||Renal Failure||Urinary Tract Infection||Pain |
|Erythema Multiforme||Vomiting||Nausea||Cerebral Ischaemia||Irritable Bowel Syndrome||Diplopia||Face Oedema||Diarrhoea |
|Nephrotic Syndrome||Abdominal Pain||Dysphagia||Bronchopneumonia||Anaemia||Dizziness||Pruritus||Headache |
|Dyspnoea||Headache||Epigastric Discomfort||Dizziness||Nausea||Vertigo||Hypersensitivity||Arthralgia |
|Rash||Angioedema||Alanine Aminotransferase Increased||Drug Ineffective||Pneumonia||Pulmonary Haemorrhage||Swollen Tongue||Asthenia |
|Nausea||Cough||Headache||Aplasia Pure Red Cell||Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage||Injection Site Pain||Tongue Oedema||Drug Ineffective |
Most common side effects by gender * :
|Hypertension||Drug Ineffective |
Most common side effects by age * :
|Cardiac Arrest||Device Related Infection||Infection||Convulsion||Malaise||Dyspnoea||Dyspnoea||Nausea |
|Exposure To Communicable Disease||Hypertension||Systemic Lupus Erythematosus||Arthralgia||Pyrexia||Headache||Arthralgia||Dizziness |
|Blood Pressure Increased||Henoch-schonlein Purpura||Lupus Nephritis||Arrhythmia||Fatigue||Fatigue||Pain||Dyspnoea |
|Vomiting||Infusion Related Reaction||Pyrexia||Oedema Peripheral||Renal Failure||Hypertension||Nausea||Fatigue |
|Foetal Growth Restriction||Septic Arthritis Staphylococcal||Dyspnoea||Diarrhoea||Hypotension||Cough||Dizziness||Diarrhoea |
|Congenital Renal Disorder||Proteinuria Present||Blood Creatinine Increased||Urinary Tract Infection||Diarrhoea||Pyrexia||Drug Ineffective||Asthenia |
|Oligohydramnios||Albuminuria Present||Hypotension||Condition Aggravated||Convulsion||Nausea||Headache||Malaise |
|Loss Of Consciousness||Anaemia Nos||Hypertension||Platelet Count Decreased||Urinary Tract Infection||Rash||Fatigue||Headache |
|Pulmonary Embolism||Oedema Nos||Renal Failure||Blood Pressure Increased||Pain||Dizziness||Hypotension||Pyrexia |
|Stevens-johnson Syndrome||Pallor||Blood Urea Increased||Dyspnoea||Nausea||Blood Pressure Increased||Diarrhoea||Oedema Peripheral |
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Frank (1 year ago):
I would love to have this drug just for the need to masterbate.
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HUSNAJ (3 years ago):
I am 55 and started Losartan potassium 50mg with Concor 10mg ten days back and since that day I am suffering from severe itching on my scrotum and penis. The itch stays for 5-10 minutes and I am forced to rub both my scrotum and penis vigorusly which eventually takes me to masturbation.
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On eHealthMe, Losartan Potassium (losartan potassium) is often used for high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions Losartan Potassium is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Losartan Potassium used for and how effective is it:
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