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High Blood Pressure

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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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Lisinopril 6,277 Atenolol 4,892 Hydrochlorothiazide 3,611
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Lisinopril
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Losartan
Other name: Zestril (Zestril)
Other name: Cozaar (Cozaar)
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Satisfaction
5 / 10
Satisfaction
31,157
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High Blood Pressure
Heart Attack
Kidney Disease*
Chronic Heart Failure
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Taken for:
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High Blood Pressure
Kidney Disease*
Chronic Heart Failure*
Heart Attack*
Heart Failure*
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Lisinopril is a drug of the ACE inhibitor class that is primarily used in treatment of hypertension, congestive heart failure, and myocardial infarction and also in preventing kidney and retinal complications of diabetes mellitus. Its indications, contr...
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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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Top Concerns
Lis
Cough
10
Tiredness
4
Dizzy
4
Allergies
2
Low Blood Pressure
2
Dry Cough
2
Weight Loss
2
Depression
2
Shortness Of Breath
2
Weight Gain
2
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Los
Cough
6
Dizzy
5
Headaches
4
Nausea
3
Tiredness
3
Low Blood Pressure
2
Allergies
2
Dry Cough
1
Stomach Pain
1
Weight Gain
1
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5
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Los
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About Lisinopril
Lisinopril is a drug of the ACE inhibitor class that is primarily used in treatment of hypertension, congestive heart failure, and myocardial infarction and also in preventing kidney and retinal complications of diabetes mellitus. Its indications, contr...
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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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" ...incidence of coughing with Losartan is much less than ...would try it. I was coughing on Lisinopril and switched to Losartan, and the cough went ...usual choice when Lisino... "

" ...from Lisinopril to Losartan ...Having said that, my bp is slightly higher on the losartan but still within normal levels. I would suggest anyone having real problems with lisinopril to ask thei... "

" ...We provided the info regarding Losartan and its benefits with chemo to Lynn's doctor. He immediately switched her from Lisinopril to Losartan. It is yet another small... "

" Lisinopril is an ACE inhibitor, any ACE inhibitor can give ...- which I had to cos of the cough from Lisinopril - changed to Losartan (they all end in ~sartan - like Candesartan, Olmesart... "

" I got tired of the Ace Inhibitor cough I got with Lisinpril. I have switched to Losartan, the generic of Cozaar. With my doctor's knowledge I cut the pills in half until I found... "

" ...with this thing. I switched from lisinopril to Losartan & it has brought my blood pressure down with NO side effects. No cough whatsoever. I take 50... "

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" ...just started taking lisinopril. I had a sore throat and a cough in the night. ...someone tell me is losartan better than the ...it with atenolol? My doctor wants me to start taking the losart... "

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" ...an allergic reaction to Lisinopril ( swelling ...me from Lisinopril 10mg to Losartan 1... "

" ...was switched by my cardiologist from Lisinopril to Losartan because of the coughing caused by Lisinopril. Since taking Losartan 100 mg once a day I have experienced muscle aches from my shoulder... "

" My endo started me on Lisinopril last year more to protect ...that area. I also take Losartan and Coreg for B.P. The Lisinopril does give me an irritating cough every now and then... "

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