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Atacand vs. Avapro for High Blood Pressure

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Atacand

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Other Names: Candesartan

Avapro

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Other Names: Irbesartan
Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 1,481 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 4.5 out of 5
Based on 2,199 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Candesartan (International Nonproprietary Name) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist used mainly for the treatment of hypertension. The prodrug candesartan cilexetil is marketed by AstraZeneca and Takeda Pharmaceuticals, commonly under the tra... Read more on Wikipedia
Irbesartan (International Nonproprietary Name) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist used mainly for the treatment of hypertension. Irbesartan was developed by Sanofi Research (now part of sanofi-aventis). It is jointly marketed by sanofi-aventis and... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Atacand vs. Avapro

63 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
tried Benicar, Diovan, Avapro and Atacand, and found them...
...have continued their ARB research. I have tried Benicar, Diovan, Avapro and Atacand, and found them effective in that order. I suspect Cozaar would be below Atacand, but I have no data...
Even though Atacand (candesartan) is also an ARB,...
...to be ineffective. Even though Atacand (candesartan) is also an ARB, ...same inflammatory blockade as Benicar (olmesartan) or Diovan or Avapro. Doxycycline does not kill anywhere near the nu...
it? I was wondering about Avapro or Atacand. I mentioned to...
...I was wondering about Avapro or Atacand. I mentioned to my ...some backaches with the Avapro and she gave me samples of Atacand, and also ordered a ...I looked up that Atacand, and the side e...
would be Avapro and they Hydrochlorothiazide is also...
...Avapro and they Hydrochlorothiazide is also available by itself. http://www.prescriptiondrug-info.com/drug_details.asp?title=Atacand&ad=true...
Candersartan is Atacand. Like everyone said, some drs....
...Candersartan is Atacand. Like everyone said, some ...company, as mine has Atacand as a preferred drug, yet not Avapro. I am on Avapro, and when I asked ...difference, he said the Atacand is o...
:Edarbi, Atacand, Azor, Avapro, Benicar, Cozaar, Diovan,...
...II inhibitors which are newer and better. some of these would be... :Edarbi, Atacand, Azor, Avapro, Benicar, Cozaar, Diovan, Exforge, Micardis. Talk to your drs asap!!! hope you've found...
meds like Atacand, Avapro, Cozaar (losartan), Micardis and...
...is one. Diovan is one also so like someone here posted they were swiched to Diovan maybe give that a try. Or any of the other Angiotensin meds like Atacand, Avapro, Cozaar (losartan), Micardis and...
Avapro® (irbesartan) / Atacand® (candesartan) /...
...in the various ARBs Cozaar® (losartan) / Diovan® (valsartan) Avapro® (irbesartan) / Atacand® (candesartan) / Micardis® (telmisartan) / Benicar (olmesartan) I knnow...
on paper the ARBS (Atacand, Avapro, Benicar, Diovan et al)...
...though, on paper the ARBS (Atacand, Avapro, Benicar, Diovan et al) are ...Now heres some good news...\ Neither Avapro nor Atacand in either placebo-controlled clinical...
It is caused by Avapro I am using for hypertension (high...
...pain. It is caused by Avapro I am using for hypertension ...blood pressure). I went off Avapro for a couple years because ...immediately standing up from sitting. Atacand caused back pain too...
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