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 11,795 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 12,143 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 Jan, 11, 2015: 11,795 people who reported to have side effects when taking Losartan potassium are studied
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Frank (2 years ago):
I would love to have this drug just for the need to masterbate.
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HUSNAJ (4 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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Most of these symptoms started with the use of cozaar. I would like to cease using this drug since the confusion and memory loss is becoming acute and intolerable
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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:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Studies of common Losartan potassium drug interactions:
- Losartan Potassium and Lasix drug interactions (6,881 reports)
- Losartan Potassium and Bayer Extra Strength Aspirin For Migraine Pain drug interactions (5,809 reports)
- Losartan Potassium and Atorvastatin Calcium drug interactions (4,566 reports)
- Losartan Potassium and Norvasc drug interactions (4,559 reports)
- Losartan Potassium and Simvastatin drug interactions (4,548 reports)
- Losartan Potassium and Tirosint drug interactions (4,427 reports)
- Losartan Potassium and Metformin Hydrochloride drug interactions (3,758 reports)
- Losartan Potassium and Omeprazole drug interactions (3,356 reports)
- Losartan Potassium and Panwarfin drug interactions (3,180 reports)
- Losartan Potassium and Tenormin drug interactions (2,824 reports)
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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