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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 vs Losartan

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Other name: Zestril (Zestril)
Other name: Cozaar (Cozaar)
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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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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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because Lisinopril gave me a nagging dry cough. 40...
" My doctor switched me to Losartan from Lisinopril because Lisinopril gave me a nagging dry cough. 40 mg. of Lisinopril kept my high blood pressure ...at 50 mg. of Losartan and this does did nothing. My... "

to work as well as lisinopril. Lisinopril makes me cough
" My primary care physician switched me from lisinopril to losartan (same strength). I have ...as well as lisinopril. Lisinopril makes... "

two. The lisinopril gave me a dry hacky cough too and as...
" I was given lisinopril in place of losartan ...between the two. The lisinopril gave me a dry hacky cough too and as soon ...the year came I went back to the... "

ut had to discontinue lisinopril due to a chronic cough...
" ...old daughter was on lisinopril for a year to protect her kidneys but had to discontinue lisinopril due to a chronic cough ....She was switched to losartan after now after 1 month of being on 50 mg... "

Losartan is the usual choice when Lisinopril causes a cough
" The incidence of coughing with Losartan is much less than with ...would try it. I was coughing on Lisinopril and switched to Losartan, and the cough went ...the usual choice when... "

switched from Lisinopril to Losartan about 3 months ago and...
" I switched from Lisinopril to Losartan about 3 ...disappeared. Having said that, my bp is slightly higher on the losartan but still within normal levels. I would suggest anyone having real problems... "

immediately switched her from Lisinopril to Losartan. It i...
" ...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... "

the cough from Lisinopril - changed to Losartan (they al...
" 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, Olmesartan... "

Ace Inhibitor cough I got with Lisinpril. I have switched...
" 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... "

thing. I switched from lisinopril to Losartan & it ha...
" ...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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