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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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Olmesartan
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Valsartan
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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(valsartan, irbesartan, olmesartan, and eprosartan) are...
" ...with the use of antihypertensive angiotensin receptor ...given that the cancers were rare in these groups, ...whether the other ARBs (valsartan, irbesartan, olmesartan, and eprosartan) are as... "

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

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outcome. Fortunately, Olmesartan is a pretty benign agent...
" ...predict the outcome. Fortunately, Olmesartan is a pretty benign ...the minimum dose of Olmesartan per day. When I ...update: MP Meds: 80mg Vatan (Valsartan) every 4hrs Pallative Meds:... "

Telmisartan, olmesartan and valsartan are like losartan...
" ...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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and Diovan (Valsartan) with success using the capsules,...
" ...with reasonable success and Diovan (Valsartan) with success using the capsules, ...I tried it. Only Benicar/Olmetec (olmesartan) is really effective. It will... "

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RISTO ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Risto, In a...
" ...IS THE BEST AFTER OLMESARTAN? RISTO ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Risto, In ...success and Diovan (Valsartan) with success using ...it. Only Benicar/Olmetec (olmesartan) is really ... "

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http://www.drugs.com/comments/olmesartan/benicar.html...
" ...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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of losartan, valsartan and olmesartan (Benicar) showed that...
" ...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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