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Losartan

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/ 4,165 posts
Other Names: Cozaar

Valsartan

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/ 1,036 posts
Other Names: Diovan
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 4,165 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 0.5 out of 5
Based on 1,036 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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 ... Read more on Wikipedia
Valsartan (Angiotan) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist (more commonly called an "ARB", or angiotensin receptor blocker), with particularly high Affinity (pharmacology) for the Angiotensin II receptor type 1. By blocking the action of angiotensin, ... Read more on Wikipedia
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Cough
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By Ticked off
March 31, 2014
Ticked off wrote
Valsartin
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By shail
March 2, 2014
shail wrote
Losartan Potassium not working
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By evelyn
August 11, 2013
evelyn wrote
Losartan: Blood clots (bruises), leg pain and vertigo
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What patients are saying about Losartan vs. Valsartan

87 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
dr changed to valsartan, works better no side effects....
...losartan either because of side effects, dr changed to valsartan, works...
losartan and valsartan are very effective and popular but...
...for me. ARBs like losartan and valsartan are very effective and popular but ...obtain them otherwise). Since I have experience with it, I would just use extended release toprol XL. It can h...
were bad so I tried valsartan the same drug family. now...
...like to tell about a friend and my experience there is presently a trial for losartan and copd, my ...bad so I tried valsartan the same drug ...ok. my friend used 100mg of losartan i'm using...
like valsartan or losartan rarely cause it. Ur doctor will...
...inhibitors are known to cause cough but Angiotensin receptor blockers like valsartan or losartan rarely cause it. Ur doctor will...
candesartan, valsartan can cause accumulation of potassium...
Losartan and similar medicines e.g candesartan, valsartan can cause accumulation of potassium in the body. Although this is not too common a side effect it does mean that you'll need blood tests to...
Pot 50mg Is There A Differance My doctor gave me samples...
...160mg The Rx Losartan Pot 50mg Is There A Differance My doctor gave me samples of Valsartan 160mg ...from Rx they gave me Losartan Pot 50mg. Is...
standard you can try f.e. Losartan 50 mg Candesartan 16...
...that standard you can try f.e. Losartan 50 mg Candesartan 16 mg Irbesartan 150 mg Valsartan 160 mg Then your GP ...neph will stick on to losartan, maybe your GP isn´t quite...
be 26. I am taking valsartan and we'll see how it goes....
...will be 26. I am taking valsartan and we'll see how it ...indicate that the affinity of Valsartan for the AT1 receptors is 5x that of losartan. Blocking AT1 receptors, I believe,...
p://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.1080/08038020310021967...
...Dysfunction in Hypertensive Patients Treated with Losartan\" http://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.1080/08038020310021967 \"Effect of the angiotensin II antagonist valsartan on sexual function i...
Drugs like losartan and valsartan. Hawthorn had done...
...have less side effects and good results. Drugs like losartan and valsartan. Hawthorn had done nothing for me so...
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