Lisinopril vs Losartan

Lisinopril
(Rx)
Losartan
(Rx)
Lisinopril is a high blood pressure medication.
Losartan is a high blood pressure medication.
Satisfaction Score
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2.4
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for High Blood Pressure
2.2
Concern level
2.8
Helpfulness
for High Blood Pressure
2.6
Concern level
2.7
Approval Date
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July 1, 2002
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
39,962 Discussions
7,991 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Lisinopril is prescribed for High Blood Pressure and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
Losartan is prescribed for High Blood Pressure and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Lis
Cough
10
Tiredness
4
Dizziness
4
Allergy
2
Depression
2
Weight Loss
2
Dry Cough
2
Weight Gain
2
Shortness of Breath
2
Nausea
2
Los
Cough
6
Dizziness
4
Headaches
4
Tiredness
3
Nausea
3
Allergy
2
Weight Gain
1
Dry Cough
1
Weight Loss
1
Shortness of Breath
1
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Lisinopril
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Los
Cough
Lis
Los
10
6
Tiredness
Lis
Los
4
3
Dizziness
Lis
Los
4
4
Allergy
Lis
Los
2
2
Depression
Lis
Los
2
0
Weight Loss
Lis
Los
2
1
Dry Cough
Lis
Los
2
1
Weight Gain
Lis
Los
2
1
Shortness of Breath
Lis
Los
2
1
Nausea
Lis
Los
2
3
Cough
Los
Lis
6
10
Dizziness
Los
Lis
4
4
Headaches
Los
Lis
4
0
Tiredness
Los
Lis
3
4
Nausea
Los
Lis
3
2
Allergy
Los
Lis
2
2
Weight Gain
Los
Lis
1
2
Dry Cough
Los
Lis
1
2
Weight Loss
Los
Lis
1
2
Shortness of Breath
Los
Lis
1
2
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Lisinopril and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Losartan and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 mg
Tablet: 25 mg, 50 mg, 100 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid grapefruit juice or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may decrease active drug.
Ingredients
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Lisinopril
Losartan Potassium
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Lisinopril and Losartan: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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