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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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Losartan
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Valsartan
Other name: Cozaar (Cozaar)
Other name: Diovan (Diovan)
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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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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, ...
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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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About Valsartan
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, ...
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just been switched from 160mg Valsartan a day to Losartan...
" I have just been switched from 160mg Valsartan a day to Losartan 50mg a day. I am... "

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since the switch two weeks ago i have been feeling dizzy
" ...switched me to Losartan. since the switch two weeks ago i have been... "

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reduced amount they pay for my BP medication, Valsartan (80...
" ...received my first 30 day supply of Losartan (100 mg). Medicare and AARP supplemental insurance have reduced amount they pay for my BP medication, Valsartan (80 mg). It's a ...has taken the Losar... "

dr changed to valsartan, works better no side effects. God...
" ...losartan either because of side effects, dr changed to valsartan, works bette... "

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I was on it having abandoned Valsartan for similar reasons....
" ...comments though my experiences with Losartan it is that is none too friendly either. I felt incredibly tired and stiff for the ...or so I was on it having abandoned Valsartan for similar reasons... "

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... "

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valsartan etc. WIth sublingual olme no difference, same...
" ...I have started to get severe stomach problems from olmesartan. I ...olmesartan. Is there any alternative medicine I could try, losartan, valsartan etc. WIth sublingual olme no difference, same... "

losartan i'm using 160mg of valsartan, my sat changed after...
" ...Barb; like to tell about a friend and my experience there is presently a trial for losartan and copd, my friend ...ok. my friend used 100mg of losartan i'm using 160mg of valsartan, my sat chan... "

I had sineus problems upset stomach etc. actually this works...
" ...there are trials for losartan but valsartan has less side effects for me. I had sineus problems upset stomach etc. actually this works even better for ...is 100mg for losartan or 160mg for... "

I had to take it again as Valsartan has been unavailable in...
" ...time I took Losartan nothing happened. More recently, I had to take it again as Valsartan has been unavailable ...Now back on Valsartan and everything is ...In the UK Valsartan [Diovan] is a... "

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