Will you have Hyperglycemia with Cozaar - from FDA reports

Summary

Hyperglycemia is found among people who take Cozaar, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Lasix, and have Neoplasm malignant. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 35,791 people who have side effects when taking Cozaar from FDA, and is updated regularly.



What's eHealthMe?

eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

eHealthMe has released original studies on market drugs and worked with leading universities and institutions such as IBM, London Health Science Centre, Mayo Clinic, Northwestern University and VA. eHealthMe studies have now been referenced in over 500 peer-reviewed medical publications.

How we gather our data?

Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on losartan potassium (the active ingredients of Cozaar) and Cozaar (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Hyperglycemia are also considered in the study.

What is Cozaar?

Cozaar has active ingredients of losartan potassium. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Cozaar 37,171 users)

What is Hyperglycemia?

Hyperglycemia (high blood sugar) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 30,375 Hyperglycemia patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Mar, 14, 2019

35,791 people reported to have side effects when taking Cozaar.
Among them, 219 people (0.61%) have Hyperglycemia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cozaar cause Hyperglycemia?

Time on Cozaar when people have Hyperglycemia *:

  • < 1 month: 7.69 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.08 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 53.85 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.69 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 7.69 %

Gender of people who have Hyperglycemia when taking Cozaar *:

  • female: 69.72 %
  • male: 30.28 %

Age of people who have Hyperglycemia when taking Cozaar *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 5.29 %
  • 40-49: 17.99 %
  • 50-59: 17.99 %
  • 60+: 58.73 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Calcium Deficiency (lack of calcium): 32 people, 14.61%
  2. Metastases To Spine (cancer spreads to spine): 32 people, 14.61%
  3. Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour): 32 people, 14.61%
  4. Lung Neoplasm (tumour of lung): 31 people, 14.16%
  5. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 22 people, 10.05%
  6. Pain: 14 people, 6.39%
  7. Type 2 Diabetes: 14 people, 6.39%
  8. Diabetes: 14 people, 6.39%
  9. Depression: 13 people, 5.94%
  10. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 12 people, 5.48%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lasix: 88 people, 40.18%
  2. Synthroid: 59 people, 26.94%
  3. Protonix: 58 people, 26.48%
  4. Vioxx: 56 people, 25.57%
  5. Aspirin: 53 people, 24.20%
  6. Furosemide: 50 people, 22.83%
  7. Zometa: 48 people, 21.92%
  8. Celexa: 46 people, 21.00%
  9. Hydrochlorothiazide: 45 people, 20.55%
  10. Lortab: 44 people, 20.09%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Pneumonia: 85 people, 38.81%
  2. Weakness: 72 people, 32.88%
  3. Stress And Anxiety: 72 people, 32.88%
  4. Headache (pain in head): 70 people, 31.96%
  5. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 68 people, 31.05%
  6. Dizziness: 68 people, 31.05%
  7. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint): 67 people, 30.59%
  8. Pain: 66 people, 30.14%
  9. Injury: 66 people, 30.14%
  10. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 61 people, 27.85%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you have Hyperglycemia while taking Cozaar?


You are not alone:




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Results from eHealthMe (non-FDA) reports of Hyperglycemia with Cozaar

Severity of Hyperglycemia *:
  • least: 37.5 %
  • moderate: 62.5 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %
How people recovered from Hyperglycemia *:
  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %
Effectiveness of Cozaar when people have Hyperglycemia *:
  • not at all: 0.0 %
  • somewhat: 14.29 %
  • moderate: 42.86 %
  • high: 42.86 %
  • very high: 0.0 %
Race of the people *:
  • African American, Non-Hispanic: 0.0 %
  • American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.0 %
  • Asian: 0.0 %
  • Hispanic: 0.0 %
  • Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders: 0.0 %
  • Two or more races: 0.0 %
  • White, Non-Hispanic: 100 %

* Approximation only.


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