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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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I was recently switched to losartan because of the valsartan

I was recently switched to losartan because of the valsartan recall. I sometimes need to take extra strength pain relief pm acetaminophen 500 mg. because my feet hurt after standing 5-7.5 hrs. at work. Is this okay? The losartan so far (2 days) hasn't been working as well as valsartan.
Tue, 9 Oct 2018
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