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What is losartan potassium used for

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Dr.   Rishu Saxena MD

what time of day should I take Losartan potassium (50 mg)? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rishu Saxena ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

I STARTED ON LOSARTAN POTASSIUM 50MG ABOUT 5 DAYS AGO. WAS ON NORVASC BUT IT WASN'T WORKING. I FEEL ... OF THE SUDDEN. IS THIS NORMAL TILL MY BODY GETS USED TO THIS DRUG? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

i started thursday afternoon at about 3 pm on losartan potassium 25 mg. Took i tablet only. During the night at about 2am i woke up and felt like i was going to drown. A big wave searched to me head which i ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

I am on Carvedilol 6.25 mg; Losartan Potassium 50 mg; Spironolactone 25 mg for High Blood Pressure . I am convinced one of these, if not more, is causing me severe diareah, and I mean severe. Am I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Suma Parinam MD

, one pill each of her two blood pressure medications Losartan Potassium and Atenolol ...) Lorsartan Potassium 100mg and one (1) Atenolol 50mg (each is prescribed for once (1x) a day), she took her ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suma Parinam ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I take losartan potassium for high blood pressure. Is there a generic alternative for this, I recently left my job and along with it my health insurance . I went to pick up my losartan prescription ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I am taking 100 mg losartan potassium. My blood pressure has been flunctiating between 153/92 high to 101/78. Today I was standing washing dishes began to feel dizzy. My BP was 83/51 p. 81@ 1:50 p.m. took ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ramchandra Lamba MD

to rinse my nose with medipot,take claritan, singular; use flonese and another nose spray.I m still having a terrible cough that seems to get worse. Could it be my bp med? Losartan Potassium tablets... View answer

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Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

I just started taking Losartan potassium a few days ago. I had lots of gastrointestinal issues and a short bout of diarrhea. That seems to have passed. I don t know if it was the meds or a bug of some kind ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ayusmati Thakur MD

I take metoprolol 25 mg twice dly. and now my doc wants me to also take losartan potassium 25 mg ... stays around 130/72...earlier today is was 150/88...I have not started the losartan yet..what... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ayusmati Thakur ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Srilatha Myaka MD

no there is no such side effect for losartan constipation might be due to decreased intake of fiber potassium levels should be checked once in three months regards Dr srilatha

Dr.    Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Hello. Thanks for the query. You can go ahead and take it. Check your potassium levels once every 4 weeks. Regards

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

Hi, Diclofenac potassium is a NSAIDs type of medicine. It is basically used in all types of pain conditions. It should be taken after meals and never empty stomach as can cause hyper-acidity. It should not be...