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Olmesartan vs Valsartan

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Other name: Benicar (Benicar)
Other name: Diovan (Diovan)
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Olmesartan medoxomil (trade names: Benicar in the US, Olmetec in EU and Canada, WinBP, Golme in India, Erastapex in Egypt) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist used to treat hypertension...
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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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Olmesartan medoxomil (trade names: Benicar in the US, Olmetec in EU and Canada, WinBP, Golme in India, Erastapex in Egypt) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist used to treat hypertension...
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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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n, olmesartan, and eprosartan) are associated with an in...
" ...cancer occurrence with the use of antihypertensive angiotensin receptor blockers (ARB). ...association: (1) given that the cancers were rare in these groups, it turns ...known whether the other ARBs... "

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rs the question of 'why olmesartan' (eg because it doesn...
" ...only partially answers the question of 'why olmesartan' (eg because it doesn't cover ...the 'are there alternatives to olmesartan?' FAQs etc to link to ...not sure, for example, whether valsartan is not... "

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outcome. Fortunately, Olmesartan is a pretty benign agent a...
" ...cannot predict the outcome. Fortunately, Olmesartan is a pretty benign agent ...least the minimum dose of Olmesartan per day. When I started, ...latest update: MP Meds: 80mg Vatan (Valsartan) every... "

isartan, olmesartan and valsartan are like losartan that...
" ...and you can try them and see if they cause less cough. Telmisartan, olmesartan and valsartan are like losartan that you tried earlier, but one cannot say for sure... "

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from the Valsartan. It is strange because Olmesartan...
" ...back on the Benicar after an allergic reaction to Exforge, apparently from the Valsartan. It is strange because Olmesartan doesn't cause the reaction but Atacand did in the past. BP was 96/56... "

losartan, olmesartan, telmisartan, and valsartan if I...
" ...of candesartan, eprosartan, irbesartan, losartan, olmesartan, telmisartan, and valsartan if I can just pick ...looks like candesartan followed by valsartan and losartan are the popular... "

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nd Diovan (Valsartan) with success using the capsules, p...
" ...with reasonable success and Diovan (Valsartan) with success using the capsules, ...did not work when I tried it. Only Benicar/Olmetec (olmesartan) is really effective. It will be available soon in... "

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^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Risto, In a message to...
" ...SARTAN IS THE BEST AFTER OLMESARTAN? RISTO ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Risto, In a ...with reasonable success and Diovan (Valsartan) with success using the capsules, ...I tried it. Only... "

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p://www.drugs.com/comments/olmesartan/benicar.htmlhttp...
" ...will depend on which works better for you. See these links for user reviews of both medicines: http://www.drugs.com/comments/olmesartan/benicar.html http://www.drugs.com/comments/valsarta... "

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artan, valsartan and olmesartan (Benicar) showed that olmesa...
" ...doctor to order Benicar. A caparison study of losartan, valsartan and olmesartan (Benicar) showed that olmesartan was more effective in reducing diastolic blood pressure after... "

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