A study for a 64 year old man who takes Losartan Potassium - from FDA reports


Summary

8,939 males aged 64 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 64 year old male patient who has Bp. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 13, 2017

8,939 males aged 64 (±5) who take Losartan Potassium are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Losartan Potassium for a 64-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 64
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Bp
  • Drugs taken:
    • Losartan Potassium (losartan potassium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Low Platelet Count: 45 (0.5% of males aged 64 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • breathing difficulty
  • headache
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • nephrotic syndrome
  • diarrhea
  • cough
  • hyperkalemia
  • oedema peripheral
  • chest pain
  • duodenal ulcer perforation
1 - 6 months:
  • dizziness
  • angioedema
  • hyperkalemia
  • renal failure acute
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • breathing difficulty
  • muscle aches
  • weakness
  • constipation
  • sick sinus syndrome
6 - 12 months:
  • weakness
  • renal impairment
  • cardiac arrest
  • back pain
  • epigastric discomfort
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • liver disorder
  • dermatomyositis
  • malaise
1 - 2 years:
  • depression
  • angioedema
  • sleep talking
  • nightmares
  • agitation
  • hyperkalemia
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • cholecystitis
  • pancreatitis acute
  • gallstones
2 - 5 years:
  • gastrointestinal disorder
  • renal failure acute
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • hyperkalemia
  • blood myoglobin increased
  • pancreatitis acute
  • hypotension
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • muscle aches
  • breathing difficulty
5 - 10 years:
  • eczema
  • xerosis
  • heart palpitations
  • ureteric obstruction
  • arrhythmias
  • urosepsis
  • angioedema
  • septic shock
  • joint pain
  • cutaneous lupus erythematosus
10+ years:
  • infusion related reaction
  • hepatitis fulminant
  • chronic gastrointestinal bleeding
  • central nervous system lesion
  • thrombosis
  • fever
  • cardiac disorder
  • stress and anxiety
  • angiopathy
  • diastolic dysfunction
not specified:
  • fatigue
  • breathing difficulty
  • nausea
  • diarrhea
  • drug ineffective
  • weakness
  • dizziness
  • chest pain
  • heart attack
  • fever

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Cholesterol (882 people, 9.87%)
  • Diabetes (816 people, 9.13%)
  • Type 2 Diabetes (516 people, 5.77%)
  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (407 people, 4.55%)
  • Pain (332 people, 3.71%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (936 people, 10.47%)
  • Metformin (892 people, 9.98%)
  • Lipitor (851 people, 9.52%)
  • Amlodipine (740 people, 8.28%)
  • Lasix (651 people, 7.28%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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