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Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Losartan (International Nonproprietary Name) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist drug used mainly to treat high blood pressure (...Read on Wikipedia
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Losartan for High Blood Pressure
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Does Losartan cause Headaches ?
Headaches is a known side effect of Losartan
#3 in Losartan discussions - 372 posts discuss Headaches with Losartan. Headaches is #3 concern in Losartan discussions.
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ost of the time...severre muscle pain throughout my body,...
" ...thank you. I am taking 100 mg daily of Losartan and feel awful most of the time...severre muscle pain throughout my body, headaches, stuffy nose, fatigue (regardless of amount of sleep) that... "
ightly dizzy and had an off and on slight headache....
" Are you talking about Avapro? I was on it for over 2 years and did have a lousy backache most of the time. At times I would get a bit dizzy, but only if my ...first 2 weeks I switched to the Losartan, I... "
om the speed effect. I also have had a few mild headaches b...
" ...I have been taking Losartan for a year plus already. I will also say that this is not a drug I want to take long term on a daily basis. I get some muscle soreness in my back and neck and Im sure... "
was very fit and active. I have become tired all the time...
" Losartan - are tiredness and headaches likely to start after taking it? Since start losartan after having my tonsils out at age 53 and developing high blood pressure 18mths ago. Before which I was... "
and palpitations. doctor prescribed Losartan 50mg daily and...
" ...as hypertensive. My BP was 172/109. I was suffering from constant headaches and palpitations. doctor prescribed Losartan 50mg daily and atenolol 10mg. I always feel weak... "
ical side effects of Losartan as possibly including nausea,...
" Losartan Side Effect Rash Hello, Pete! How are you? It would be very ...Blistering? The FDA lists the typical side effects of Losartan as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache,... "
of now, I have been taking losartan HCT and have a terrible...
" ...now, I have been taking losartan HCT and have a terrible headache. My doctor wants to try yet another med. I am very frustrated and don't want to keep switching but these headaches are unbearable. I... "
to doctor took me off them and I'm now on on Losartan 12.5...
" Hi Andrew I was on candesartan 8mg I also felt ill, dizzyness, bad headaches , joint pain and terrible nightmares ...me off them and I'm now on on... "
sleeping, dreams, thirsty, wake up feeling out of breath...
" ...me to Apotex manufactured Losartan 50mg and I am experiencing very painful side effects. Headaches soreness around eyes and cheeks, trouble sleeping, dreams, thirsty,... "
feeling awful. Dr. switched me to losartan HCT Z one week...
" I was on Procardia 30 mg but suffered terrible headaches dizziness and just feeling awful. Dr. switched me to losartan HCT Z one week ago. I also take Xanax in very small doses ...a... "
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