Losartan and Insomnia - from FDA reports
Insomnia is found among people who take Losartan, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Amlodipine, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Insomnia with Losartan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 56,396 people who have side effects when taking Losartan from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 15, 2017
56,396 people reported to have side effects when taking Losartan.
Among them, 1,282 people (2.27%) have Insomnia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Losartan when people have Insomnia *:
- < 1 month: 30 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 25 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Losartan *:
- female: 66.45 %
- male: 33.55 %
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Losartan *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.1 %
- 10-19: 0.1 %
- 20-29: 0.1 %
- 30-39: 2.94 %
- 40-49: 5.88 %
- 50-59: 19.35 %
- 60+: 71.53 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (215 people, 16.77%)
- Depression (130 people, 10.14%)
- Diabetes (103 people, 8.03%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (93 people, 7.25%)
- Pain (86 people, 6.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Amlodipine (146 people, 11.39%)
- Lyrica (134 people, 10.45%)
- Metformin (117 people, 9.13%)
- Vitamin D (76 people, 5.93%)
- Aspirin (74 people, 5.77%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (281 people, 21.92%)
- Headache (206 people, 16.07%)
- Dizziness (197 people, 15.37%)
- Nausea (182 people, 14.20%)
- Drug Ineffective (181 people, 14.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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