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General Health board

  1. Beta-Blockers
    ... angiotensin 2 receptor blockers,(ARBs) such as Cozaar, Atacand , Diovan (which is what I take), Benicar etc. Have...

Incontinence board

  1. Can hbp meds cause incontinence?Lenin could you weigh in on this?
    ... Liz, I had those side effects with Cozaar and Atacand , ARBs, I felt that I'm a dead man walking, speaking ... but you know not all people who have used Cozaar and Atacand had those side effects and I have seen posts from...

Dizziness / Vertigo board

  1. migraine associated vertigo questions
    ... Great Grandmother and so on) he decided to put me on Atacand (Candesartan). It's actually a high blood pressure...

Headaches & Migraines board

  1. Newbie intro/ Topamax - sore throat?
    ... started taking a combination of Topamax (15mg/day) and Atacand (4mg/day). I know these are pretty small doses, but...

  2. People with migraines please help!
    ... attack. In any case, this is all no fun. I am taking Atacand daily as a preventative, and it seems to be helping...

  3. Anyone taking beta blockers?
    ... the good news apprx. 2 months ago I started taking atacand which is for high blood pressure as well.The results...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. Possible Ms???
    ... Blood Pressure Went Up And I Was Put On Metoprolol And Atacand . I Was Also Given Darvocet Which Does Nothing And...

Digestive Disorders board

  1. Coeliac question
    ... recently and no cause could be found. So, I am taking Atacand (Candesartan) 16mg. It seems to be reducing it, but...

Inner Ear Disorders board

  1. Update on MAV drug experiments
    ... for the daily meds (but which one, tried Verapamil, Atacand and Topamax already, some success with Atacand but...

  2. Finally, 20 months later a diagnosis and a doctor who takes an interest!
    ... going!). I am going to try two new drugs. I took Atacand and Klonopin for a while and had some success, but...

  3. migraine meds question
    ... Anyway, to make a long story short, I have tried Atacand (a blood pressure med used for migraine prevention...
    ... cannot attest to this other than the fact that the Atacand and Klonopin combo was totally awesome at lowering ... a while and then they stop. That was the case with Atacand . It was amazing how much better I felt for a good...

  4. Another case of dizzy mis-information!
    ... compensation is virtually impossible. So they put me on Atacand to try to stop or slow the migraines in order to allow ... me because I am doing better since I've been on the atacand . But I still have setbacks and MAV attacks. I have...

  5. Some hope of recovery from this mess, or at least a level we can live with!
    ... MAV. I have been on Klonopin since Feb of 04, and Atacand (for MAV prevention) since April 04 (I decided I needed...

  6. Vestibular migraine treatment
    ... am unfamiliar with your medications. I am taking Atacand as a preventative, plus Klonopin every day. The theory ... and feel normal. So far my experience with the Atacand and Klonopin mix has been good. It's not perfect ... migraine medication for each individual. Also, with the Atacand my doctor said it takes about a month to see if it...
    ... feels that MAV is contributing to my ails. Puts me on Atacand which is a blood pressure medication (my blood pressure...
    ... treatments. So far I would say the Klonopin and Atacand have been the most effective treatments for me. It ... unfamiliar with your medications. I know my doc said the Atacand is one of the lowest side effect migraine meds, so...
    ... for the vestibular damage, not the migraine. The Atacand is for the migraine problems. If and when I go off ... Klonopin in two months, I expect I will stay on the Atacand as it's a migraine preventative. My neurologist ... said that the plan is to take the Atacand which should hopefully get the MAV attacks under control...

  7. Consider lymes!!!!
    ... with my doctor's nurse about the Klonopin and the Atacand . She is going to call me back next week, but it sounds...

  8. Ever consider lymes disease?
    ... definitely throwing credit toward my Klonopin and Atacand because otherwise I feel certain I would be right...
    ... Present, fluctuating symptoms. I am on Klonopin and Atacand daily. Elevated symptoms around period in particular...
    ... The bottom line for me is being on the Klonopin and Atacand has made me able to live my life without obsessing...

  9. Do I have an inner ear disorder?
    ... disequillibrium. My medications are Klonopin and Atacand (a migraine preventative), and once I've gotten those...

  10. Chronic Vestibular Disorder and Medication Progress Report
    ... valium related drug) since the end of February, and Atacand (a migraine preventative also used for high blood ... have MAV as a factor as suspected because since the Atacand has been in my system for over a month (neurologist...

  11. New perspective: MAV interfering with compensation from lab and VN damage
    ... Great Grandmother and so on) he decided to put me on Atacand (Candesartan). It's actually a high blood pressure...

  12. Penny, Belle and Julianne!
    ... Great Grandmother and so on) he decided to put me on Atacand (Candesartan). It's actually a high blood pressure...

  13. Who Does Exercise Despite A Vestibular Problem
    ... week now. I am on Klonopin and now a new drug called Atacand which is for MAV issues. I'll post a whole new thread...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. I'm lost for the last 5 YEARS, Help please
    ... remember, like Zebeta 5 then Ziac 5 then Cozaar 50 then Atacand 8 then Norvasc 5 and now I'm on half tablet of Ziac...

  2. Help...Husband's symptoms
    ... prescribed Plavix for 6 months. He takes toprol xl and atacand for blood pressure. He says he just feels bloated...

Heart Disorders board

  1. Strange palpitations and high BP (Mid 20s)
    ... It hits 180/110 and above if not taking medication ( Atacand ) and about 160/95 when on it. 2) Occasionally, I ... 'natural' and 'unexplained' causes and prescribed atacand which he reckoned was a safe option for someone my...

  2. Please offer advice. Things aren't getter better.
    ... 24 years old. I am now 42 and take Toprol XL and Atacand . Atacand is an angiotension drug and you should ask ... times too but have managed to keep it down with the Atacand and Toprol. Also I take magnesium as much as I can...
    ... the way, Micardis is an angiotensin II med just like ATACAND ! Did they just put you on this??...
    ... issues too. is to separate the dose. I take half my ATacand and half my Toprol in the morning and then about 8...

  3. Awaiting stress EKG results
    ... I do have valve problems, as you thought and am on Atacand to reduce the workload of the heart, as to whether...
    ... made a few notes pertaining to your current medicine- Atacand . When I hear the term "this medicine takes a load ... beta blocker class of medicines. So I had to study Atacand and it's possible side affects, and just exactly what ... it does. I tried this specific drug, Atacand , probably over a year ago, after I developed the very ... angioedema caused my face and airways to swell. Atacand is one of the newer classes of drugs known as ARBs ... Heart Failure. Per the pharm literature, ARBs ( Atacand ) can possibly cause all kind of side affects/symptoms ... and all muscle movement. While you are taking Atacand , you need to have a basic metabolic panel blood test ... sometimes includes calcium. So I cannot tell if the Atacand affected your stress test. I will make an uneducated...

  4. Huckfinn, How are you?
    ... have the regurg issue for now. I have tolerated the Atacand so I am just in a followup pattern now for the regurg...

  5. Heart Scare?? Don't know what to think!
    ... probability. I have now started medication # 4 to try, Atacand _ and I do hope this one does the trick. The cardiologist...
    ... *ia) and an angiotension receptor blockers (ARB = Atacand ) can do this. I am taking Norvasc now for diastolic...
    ... problems as well. Well I am on week 2 now on the Atacand and all seems to be going well. I am not checking ... already and I need to get a med that will mix with the Atacand . I guess my Nyquil is out of the question now. Peace...
    ... sorry about those sniffles, but glad to hear about the Atacand :) Yes the autoimmune diseases sound very suspicious...
    ... other than that I have made it fine, especially on the Atacand . I refuse to take my BP or obsess about this med....

  6. Can I still lift weights with a heart condition?
    ... to control these conditions. I am currently taking Atacand (for BP), Zetia (cholesterol) and Effexor (anxiety ... the side effects? Is it really necessary to take Atacand and Coreg together? Any input would be appreciated...

  7. echo
    ... believe it was the three drugs: coreg, digoxin and atacand that helped me. And the other life saver was the lasix...

  8. Now what?
    ... worse at night from lisinopril. My doctor put me on Atacand and the cough was gone completely within two weeks...

  9. What The Heck??? Someone Please
    ... weakened. So I take lasix, coreg cr, digoxin, and atacand . My arteries are super, so it's not blocked arteries...

  10. Feeling Like My Heart Stops
    ... me in the pre-hypertensive category. I am on 16mg atacand pills once a day. I do not smoke, drink, or do drugs...

  11. aortic anurism leaking
    ... bounces all over the place. I have been switched to Atacand 8 mg and will go up to 16 mg this Tuesday and titrate...

  12. Saw the Cardiologist...
    ... I was just switched from Cozaar 50mg to Atacand 8mg, no weaning, just stopped and switched and thus...

  13. Cardiomyopathy Help
    ... little. I'm on an ace-inhibitor and a beta-blocker: Atacand and Coreg. Ace-inhibitors and beta-blockers help...

  14. Heart Failure Symptoms
    ... Tuesday. We stopped the Cozaar and started 8mg of Atacand (will try to titrate to 32 mg). Once the echo results...

  15. Worry or Not to Worry
    ... they took me off the Aldomet I was on and put me on Atacand . It is still high. I thankfully see the doctor today...
    ... the Aldomet while pregnant, but recently switched to Atacand . I am also about 75lbs overweight, but losing it...

  16. Diet Problems
    ... started on all kinds of meds. He takes Zocor, cumidin, Atacand , ToprolXL. Aldactone (Spironolactone), Plavix, and...

  17. Help with side eccects of zocor / toprol / enalapril
    ... was trying to find a lower cost med (Went back to Atacand ).....That was about 6 months ago and I haven't stopped...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. Frustrated with Benicar Side Effects!
    ... different meds in the ARB class---my husband takes Atacand (for 5 years) and never had any problems whatsoever ... a common side effect, have many people here taking Atacand here had diarrhea?...

  2. Any Experience with Prinzide (Lisinopril) HCTZ?
    ... effects? I have been on 1/2 of the lowest dose of Atacand Hct (an ARB) for about 6 weeks. My doctor gave me...

  3. Most popular high blood pressure med??
    ... Chlorthal Carvedilol Fosinopril Sodium Labetalol Atacand Micardis Micardis HCT Benazepril HCTZ ...

  4. Angiotensin Receptor Blockers Increase Risk of Myocardial Infarction
    ... all for MI and worse an increase of about 20% for ATACAND and DIOVAN (though there was some stroke prevention...

  5. diovan hct side effect - abdominal pain
    ... anyone switched from diovan to another ARB (avapro or atacand ) and had a better experience? I have read some very...
    ... I had a follow up appt today and I am switching to Atacand hct (1/2 of a 16 mg dose). I am hoping that I will...

  6. Question about ARB's vs ACE's
    ... severe that it was hard to even walk. I just tried atacand and by the fourth day on it I had the same pain. ...
    ... Bethsheba, I still am having back pain from the atacand , so I'm going to wait a few days to start the lisinopril...
    ... suki1724;3487032]...I still am having back pain from the atacand , so I'm going to wait a few days to start the lisinopril...
    ... ve had the exact same pain with benicar, cozaar and atacand . I have been "googling" like crazy to try to...
    ... ve had the exact same pain with benicar, cozaar and atacand . Susan, I think it is interesting that it is...

  7. BP meds and sexual side effects
    ... neutral, are some of the ARB's, such as COZAAR, DIOVAN, ATACAND and BENICAR and 2 Beta Blockers (BISOPROLOL and BYSTOLIC...

  8. Benicar vs Diovan Use??
    ... never end. I went to my doctor and we decided to try Atacand , as he said that it was entirely possible that Diovan ... after two weeks, I am not feeling very well on the Atacand . I am not going to take it tomorrow or the next day...
    ... As it happens, Atacand and Avapro are the two remaining ARBs I have not tried...

  9. Angiotensin receptor blockers and myocardial infarction
    ... recent (once again) that the ARB class of drugs Diovan, Atacand , Cozaar, Avapro etc. increase heart attack risk versus...

  10. Can someone please refresh my memory about HBP at night?
    ... I sleep is low. I take 40 mg propranol with 8mg Atacand at 7 am, then again at about 1 pm. But lately I have...

  11. what is c 12 peptide
    ... a bit elevated. However, he did not up my dose of Atacand (8mg) because he attributed the slightly high reading ... workload, my BP usually goes way up. This means that the Atacand dose is working. You are right, the ARB class of...

  12. hypertension controlled by nitric oxide?
    ... tried ACEs, like lisinopril, and ARBs, like Cozaar and Atacand . I have had many bad side effects, I can say that...

  13. Norvasc 5mg + Zebeta 2.5mg when it will start working?
    ... of Norvasc, if that will never work. I have tried Atacand and Cozaar in the ARB family, I got the same side...
    ... experienced the same side effects from both Cozaar and Atacand :(. Do I expect Avapro to be any different? Actually...
    ... experienced the same side effects from both Cozaar and Atacand :(. Do I expect Avapro to be any different? I have...

  14. from ACE to ARB, is the ARB not working?
    ... the cough that came as a side-effect. I switched to Atacand six days ago. My cough is gone but my diastolic went...
    ... weeks and I'll see what he will give me to take with Atacand . It is really too bad I coughed so badly with Coversyl...
    ... the cough that came as a side-effect. I switched to Atacand six days ago. My cough is gone but my diastolic went...
    ... from my doctor's appointment this morning. The ARB Atacand , my second medicine (my first was an ACE inhibitor...

  15. Zebeta 1.2mg + HCT 6.5mg: my last hope
    ... this as a supplement together with Coversyl and now Atacand (I've just been switched because of the annoying cough...
    ... even more depressed. I tried both of Coversyl and Atacand , they caused a lot of bad side effects. My only hope...
    ... except for the cough. I still can't comment on just Atacand because I just started it this morning. But from...
    ... except for the cough. I still can't comment on just Atacand because I just started it this morning. But from...
    ... were okay with it. What did you experience with Atacand ? Take care....
    ... experienced the same side effects with Coversyl 4mg, Atacand 8mg, Cozaar 50mg and another ACEI but I don't remember...
    ... experienced the same side effects with Coversyl 4mg, Atacand 8mg, Cozaar 50mg and another ACEI but I don't remember ... extreme with Coversyl, it was becoming painful. I hope Atacand will be better. I hope you feel better with Efexor...
    ... was on ACEs and when he switched to ARBs (Cozaar and Atacand ) it was greatly reduced. Good luck and please let ... me know when you get better on Atacand . Michael...

  16. Side Effects?
    ... I have tried ACEs, Coversyl, and ARBs, Cozaar and Atacand . I got many side effects that prevented me from functioning...

  17. Benicar vs. Avapro or Diovan
    ... I have tried Cozaar and Atacand , both are ARBs like Benicar, Avapro and Diovan. They...

  18. Is there ANY BP med that doesn't say "stay out Sun"?
    ... Thanks, he was on enalapril & now given atacand & both say stay out of sun. He did have a problem...

  19. High Blood Pressure Medications side Side effects??
    ... Receptor Blockers. They are: AVAPRO, DIOVAN, COZAAR and ATACAND . Good luck with your appointment Don't give up...

  20. Meds that won't affect athletic performance?
    ... makes you cough, then an ARB (Diovan, Cozaar, Avapro, Atacand .) None of the above should cause too much inhibition...

  21. High BP/ My Mom / 3 Meds / Questions
    ... more. Perhaps a trial with an ARB (Cozaar, Diovan, Atacand , Benicar) might be wise at this point (replacing the...

  22. Valsartan (Diovan) for Blood Pressure
    ... Flowergirl Yes it'a an ARB drug like Cozaar and Atacand . I tried both Cozaar 50 mg and Atacand 8mg and couldn...

  23. Need Advice on ARB's
    ... pill (Benicar – severe itching all over body, and Atacand – lips numb, facial twitching and itching). For...

  24. 178/118
    ... lotrell 10/20 (which is Norvasc and lotrell) and 16 mg atacand hct(atacand and 12.5 mg of diuretic), I would stay...

  25. Weight Loss and Lower Bp
    ... I have continued to take my meds which consists of Atacand HCT 16 mg and Lotrell 10/20. I have an appointment...

  26. Lotrel
    ... astronomically hi level. I've taken Accupril, lisinopril, atacand , lotrel, atenolol,Clonodine and many others I dont...

  27. Questions about Analipril
    ... ARB (angiotensin receptor blocker) like candesartan ( ATACAND ), eprosartan (TEVETAN), irbesartan (AVAPRO), telmisartan...

  28. Diovan no longer working
    ... healthboards.com, I haven't tried Diovan but I tried Atacand and Cozaar, which are in the same drug class as Diovan...
    ... and I got a lot of bad side effects then I have used Atacand and I got the same side effects. Atacand, Benicar...
    ... from the same med, my father tried both Cozaar and Atacand with no side effecs and when I tried them I got many...

  29. Lenin, ARB's, etc.
    ... maybe a good thing.) Best try out Benicar, Diovan, Atacand , or even Cozaar/Hyzaar and see if they control your...

  30. Any "side effect sensitive" folks found a med they like?
    ... I had brief and moderate adjustment symptoms with Atacand and Diovan, but not bad and not past the 4th day....

  31. High Blood Pressure
    ... health boards. I tried a couple of ARBs, Cozaar and Atacand , which are in the same drug class as Avapro so they...

  32. This is my experience with Atacand.
    ... taking the drug. If I were you, I would stop taking the ATACAND for 30 days and see if your energy returns. Bronchitis...

  33. Cardio Exercise and BP meds Feedback plez
    ... Cozaar but I barely was able to walk :(, then I used Atacand then ACEs. So ARBs and ACEs took my whole evergy level...

  34. Safest BP med?
    ... not always better". I have used ARBs like Cozaar and Atacand , they made me feel that I can't even move my leg to...

  35. Ruducing toprol for tingling in arms/hands
    ... a sign of poor circulation. I also take 16 mg of atacand twice daily, but do not think it is the reason as...
    ... weeks now. MY meds are toprol 2x daily 100mg and atacand 2x daily 16mg. I feel that with the change in diet...


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