Hydrochlorothiazide/losartan

What is Hydrochlorothiazide/losartan?

Losartan and hydrochlorothiazide combination is used alone or together with other medicines to treat high blood pressure. Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic. It reduces the water in the body by increasing the flow of urine, which helps lower the blood pressure. Losartan is an angiotensin II receptor blocker .

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Less than 1 week after being changed from Diovan to Losartan (insurance requested change), my husband began to experience severe muscle pain and...

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Hi,

Thanks for the query,

Diovan has a pharamcological agent called Valsartan.
Valsartan and Losartan is of the same class of drugs known as the...

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i am taking losartan 50mg as well as telmisatran 80H daily. is it harmful?

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Hi,

Thanks for posting your query.

The ultimate goal in any patients is smooth control of blood pressure and avoids side effects of any drugs....

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I am 37 @ 61", 143lbs. I currently take hydrochlorothiazide for hypertension. I had a menstrual cycle on 04June2011 before my tubal reversal on...

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Hello dear,I understand your concern.In my opinion hydrochlorathiazide doesn't have any effect on urine pregnancy test.The test is usually positive...

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I am taking Losartan . Is this medication has the same effect as Diovan??

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Hello Sir, Please suggest some medicine for Hypertension ,

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