A study for a 48 year old man who takes Losartan Potassium - from FDA reports


Summary

3,161 males aged 48 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 48 year old male patient who has High Blood Pressure. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Nov, 16, 2017

3,161 males aged 48 (±5) who take Losartan Potassium are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Losartan Potassium for a 48-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 48
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: High Blood Pressure
  • Drugs taken:
    • Losartan Potassium (losartan potassium)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Muscle Twitching: 0 (0% of males aged 48 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Insomnia: 9 (0.28% of males aged 48 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Stomachache: 13 (0.41% of males aged 48 (±5) who take the drug)
  • Dry Mouth: 5 (0.16% of males aged 48 (±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:
  • hypotension
  • malaise
  • dizziness
  • breathing difficulty
  • depression
  • drug ineffective
  • eye pain
  • acute kidney failure
  • rashes
  • erection problems
1 - 6 months:
  • headache
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • depression
  • aggression
  • gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • blood glucose increased
  • wheezing
  • arrhythmias
6 - 12 months:
  • pneumonia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • cardiac arrest
  • renal failure chronic
  • respiratory acidosis
  • idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura
  • anaemia
  • anoxic encephalopathy
  • sepsis
  • aspiration
1 - 2 years:
  • pneumonia
  • nausea and vomiting
  • renal impairment
  • cardiac failure
  • glomerular filtration rate decreased
  • heart attack
  • skin - clammy
  • gallstones
  • arrhythmias
  • heart palpitations
2 - 5 years:
  • hepatic failure
  • heart attack
  • cardiac arrest
  • hepatotoxicity
  • renal failure acute
  • stroke
  • heart injury
  • fluid overload
  • deep venous thrombosis
  • fatigue
5 - 10 years:
  • heart attack
  • heart disease
  • stable angina
  • type 2 diabetes
  • blood pressure systolic decreased
  • diabetic vascular disorder
  • renal disorder
  • liver disorder
  • cerebral infarction
  • orthostatic hypotension
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • heart attack
  • weakness
  • dizziness
  • breathing difficulty
  • chest pain
  • pain
  • stress and anxiety

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Diabetes (245 people, 7.75%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (222 people, 7.02%)
  • Pain (160 people, 5.06%)
  • Type 2 Diabetes (150 people, 4.75%)
  • Depression (119 people, 3.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lipitor (262 people, 8.29%)
  • Aspirin (256 people, 8.10%)
  • Amlodipine (236 people, 7.47%)
  • Metformin (233 people, 7.37%)
  • Humira (201 people, 6.36%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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