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Losartan vs Norvasc

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Other name: Cozaar (Cozaar)
Other name: Amlodipine (Amlodipine)
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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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Amlodipine (as besylate, mesylate or maleate) is a long-acting calcium channel blocker (dihydropyridine (DHP) class) used as an anti-hypertensive and in the treatment of Angina pectoris. Like other calcium channel blockers, amlodipine acts by relaxing th...
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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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Amlodipine (as besylate, mesylate or maleate) is a long-acting calcium channel blocker (dihydropyridine (DHP) class) used as an anti-hypertensive and in the treatment of Angina pectoris. Like other calcium channel blockers, amlodipine acts by relaxing th...
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I had allergic reaction from losartan 25 mg i.e swelling...
" For BP my doctor added losartan 25mg because 5mg norvasc was ...not enough. I had allergic reaction from losartan 25 mg i.e swelling ...good. Next day I took norvasc 5mg along with Zyrtec... "

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I had allergic reaction from losartan 25 mg i.e swelling...
" For BP my doctor added losartan 25mg because 5mg norvasc was ...not enough. I had allergic reaction from losartan 25 mg i.e swelling ...good. Next day I took norvasc 5mg along with Zyrtec... "

since I got off the dangerous Norvasc that the quack had...
" ...has been running a little high since I got off the dangerous Norvasc that the quack had me on. I've been reading good things about Losartan, and am going to see a different doctor this... "

I did have a problem with Norvasc and losartan. I had a...
" I take the branded Toprol XL. I've been on it for many years without a problem. They can make you tired, but I don't get tired anymore. I don't think I'm having a problem with it. I did have a... "

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amount. I went to get the Losartan and my pharmacist says...
" ...Stage 3 CKD. Have been on Norvasc 10mg (NAME) since 1992. Generic causes Myalgia. Norvasc has evidently quit working. Tried ...of any amount. I went to get the Losartan and my pharmacist says it... "

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been taking Norvasc, Amlodipine for 4 years, never much...
" I have been taking Norvasc, Amlodipine for 4 years, never ...you are very sensitive to the drug. I take it with Losartan, and a 12.5mg... "

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as a BP medicine. I was on it after lisonipril quit working...
" Losartan is geberic for Cozzar. It is also used as a BP medicine. I was on it after lisonipril quit working for me. I... "

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extended release 2.6 mg. Now l have a very bad dizziness...
" ...5mg at day and losartan 25 mg at night .recently I visited a new doctor and he aded netroglycerin extended release 2.6 mg. Now l have a very bad... "

pressure issues. I take Norvasc, Atenol and Losartan. I...
" ...hear it during the day. I too have  blood pressure issues. I take Norvasc, Atenol and  Losartan. I haven't been to the Dr. yet.  Does anyone know, or can tell... "

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ow after taking the added Norvasc 5mgs...did youreport this...
" ...if your bp went down so slow after taking the added Norvasc 5mgs...did you report this to your doctor? Perhaps taking ...any bp meds replacing the Losartan & the Norvasc, your bp could rebound, which... "

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