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Hypertension (HTN) or high blood pressure is a cardiac Chronic (medicine) Disease in which the systemic arterial blood pressure ...
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Atacand
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Losartan
Other name: Candesartan (Candesartan)
Other name: Cozaar (Cozaar)
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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...
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Losartan (International Nonproprietary Name) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist drug used mainly to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Losartan was the first angiotensin II receptor antagonist to be marketed. Losartan potassium is marketed ...
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Cough
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Tiredness
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Weight Loss
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Depression
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Low Blood Pressure
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Allergies
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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...
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About Losartan
Losartan (International Nonproprietary Name) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist drug used mainly to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Losartan was the first angiotensin II receptor antagonist to be marketed. Losartan potassium is marketed ...
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today and it was 150/64. I asked about changing to Atacand...
" ...on 50 mg Losartan for 6 months and just don't feel that great. I got my BP taken at the doctor today and it was 150/64. I asked about changing to Atacand ,and ...Will Atacand be better than Lo... "

I take Atacand...it's an ARB. I has a very low side effect...
" ...low side effect profile and is very effective. Proven better BP lowering effects than losartan. I have been one it for 1 year and... "

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problem and have you found a solution? I've got allergies...
" ...and losartan. I've had significant side effects with all of them (insomnia, rashes, hair loss, ... ). Has anyone else had this problem and have you found a solution? I've got allergies and... "

I've had very good luck with Atacand, which contains...
" ...myself. Learn more Losartan details here. And ...side effects. I've had very good luck with Atacand, which contains Candesartan, so it's very similar to the Losartan. Learn m... "

Switch From Losartan To Atacand...
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aorta. I am taken Atacand a newer angiotensin. Will this...
" ...2007. Can I lift light weights for exercise . Losartan is being tested to maintain or reduce the size of the aorta. I am taken Atacand a newer angiotensin. Will this... "

Ramipril. I was originally on an ARB (Atacand) when I had...
" ...A renal ultrasound did not show any arterial stenosis issues in me. The study on losartan on Type 2 diabetics is ...is why I am on Ramipril. I was originally on an ARB (Atacand) when I had norm... "

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Candesartan (Atacand) & losartan (Cozaar) are angiotensin...
" ...accustomed to having a lower blood pressure. Drink plenty ...pass before you start moving! Candesartan (Atacand) & losartan (Cozaar) are angiotensin II ...would help your hypertrophy, obstruc... "

such as Atacand, Losartan and Spironolactone can...
" ...stomach, so it should be taken with food. Alternatively, some blood pressure medications, such as Atacand, Losartan and Spironolactone can also add potassium to the body, so they may... "

ATACAND(candesartan cilexetil), allowing the company to...
" ...change for AstraZeneca's ARB, ATACAND(candesartan cilexetil), allowing the company ...pressure drug COZAAR (losartan). In making the ...clinical results showed Atacand performed better than... "

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