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  1. Hypertension, and slight MVP
    ... started to go up from 130/80 to 170/80. My Dr. tried Cozaar , did not work, tried Hyzaar, worked for a few days...

General Health board

  1. Stomach pain on lying down
    ... inhibitors, so Lisinopril is out and replaced with Cozaar which made me feel doped and also brought out another...

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

Alternative Medicine board

  1. Need alternative for blood pressure med
    ... around 100 for three years (started on high dose of cozaar ) and I look like I've aged 10 years. Ekg a year ago...

Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. Blood pressure meds and singulair
    ... almost everything in the ARB family (diovan, avapro, cozaar , benicar) I took ONE norvasc yesterday and had such...

Incontinence board

  1. Can hbp meds cause incontinence?Lenin could you weigh in on this?
    ... Hello Liz, I had those side effects with Cozaar and Atacand, ARBs, I felt that I'm a dead man walking ... felt so bad but you know not all people who have used Cozaar and Atacand had those side effects and I have seen...
    ... about a 6. I had pretty good luck with it then tried cozaar and to me Cozaar scored a wee bit higher. BUT after ... described in my head. I am now using a little Lasix and Cozaar , Atenolol 1/4 tablet if I get heart palps BUT that ... Cozaar is acting up again. I might just force myself off...

Pain Management board

  1. What really works for you????
    ... have nothing for BT pain. I also take Lexapro, Cozaar , Nexium, Zocor, Klonopin, Elavil, and Ambien at night...

  2. Can Suboxone treat pain??
    ... mg a day. Besides Meth, I take Lrexapro, Nexium, Cozaar (blood pressure), Elavil, Klonapin, and Ambien. ...

  3. Time Released Lortab[Hydrocodone]
    ... to do. I use it for my maintainence drugs, such as Cozaar , Nexium, Lexapro, etc. There are ways to get higher...

Rare Disorders board

  1. Could this be polycythemia?
    ... and-a-half ago that they coupled the Atenolol with Cozaar and she was able to stabilize her blood pressure....

Arthritis board

  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    ... Does Cozaar , (an ARB,) cause RA? I am 64 years old. Never had ... RA until I started Cozaar , less than two years ago....
    ... cause arthritis-like symptoms. I don't know about Cozaar - ask your pharmacist if it's a side effect. It would...

Knee & Hip Problems board

  1. weak knees
    ... My knees were damaged 5 yrs ago by a drug called Cozaar (b/p med). I can't walk any distance without elastic...
    ... My knees were damaged 5 yrs ago by a drug called Cozaar (b/p med). I can't walk any distance without elastic...

  2. Compression bandages & knees
    ... support my knees. My knees were damaged by a B/P med ( Cozaar ). I had a drug induced lupus reaction resulting in...

Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia board

  1. Mom's Memory
    ... 43 years, smoker. Meds...Lantus, Novalog, Atenolol, Cozaar , Norvasc, Lasix, Tylenol3 (for pain). For the past...

Muscular Dystrophy board

  1. Any Updates on Wyeth's MYO-029?
    ... Does anyone know something more about Losartan ( cozaar )? tnx...

Obesity board

  1. I keep gaining weight
    ... night. From my efforts, I require only 25 mg of cozaar daily instead of the 50 mg of cozaar that I started...

Acid Reflux / GERD board

  1. lower back pain on prevacid?
    ... due to the diovan. I had horrible back pain on both cozaar and benicar which are in the same class of meds. ...

Bowel Disorders board

  1. chronic diarreah
    ... trial and error. I'm on Nexium, Lexapro, Methadone, Cozaar , Ambien, Klonopin, and Elavil. So there are several...

Digestive Disorders board

  1. Fluttering esophogus
    ... I am on a host of cardiac meds, including Toprol, Cozaar , Zetia, Crestor, Plavix and asprin. I've been on...

  2. Endoscopy and Coumadin
    ... blood pressure medication for a long time. he takes cozaar , monopril and dylakor. The Dr has taken him off cozaar...

Sinus Problems board

  1. Best ARB for sinus problems?
    ... I've been on Cozaar for about a week and have a lot of sinus congestion...
    ... had bad experiences with ARB's) My father used Cozaar , which is an ARB drug, for 2 years and he had no side...
    ... suggestions/advice. I'm going to try to stay on the cozaar a little longer and hopefully my body will adjust...

  2. Anyone have severe nasal/sinus congestion due to meds?
    ... cough & difficulty swallowing plus congestion) and now Cozaar which is an ACE II drug. I am having a heck of a time...

Endocrine Disorders board

  1. HCTZ, Calcium, & parathyroid hormone levels
    ... med are you on now? I read your other post on what Cozaar did-so sorry to hear that. Thanks, Pam...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. SURGERY POSTPONED...I'm so depressed :(
    ... I took Cozaar for 13 days & got a majory drug induced Lupus reaction...

  2. Frightened of the Op
    ... your best to have the best outcome. When I took Cozaar (a b/p drug), I thoroughly researched the drug & what...

  3. Nodules: Suppression, surgery, or follow with US
    ... years without more health issues & disabilities. Cozaar (b/p drug) damaged my knees, upper arms, hands so...

  4. Thyroid nodules question-When to Remove
    ... is a good reason. I took a chance on a drug called Cozaar for severe HBP which had rave reveiws especially as...

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

Birth Control board

  1. Positve experiences with Yasmin
    ... tolerable. But I had to stop it because my PCP put me on Cozaar for high blood pressure and the literature that comes ... indicates that you cannot take it with, of all things, Cozaar . So now I am on Loestrin, and I don't like it as much...

Pregnancy board

  1. May be TMI but a little worried!
    ... i was on Cozaar , a blood pressure med in the past and i was told it...

  2. July Mommies - part II
    ... Delia, I was just wondering. They have me on Cozaar for high BP. I was really tired and had no energy...

Heart Disorders board

  1. My Blood Pressure Is Under Control So Why Add Another Hypertensive?
    ... till dx with breast cancer last year. I have been on Cozaar for about 6 years. When my BP got to 140/90, and because ... my mom had strokes, we put me on the Cozaar as a preventative, so I am well controlled and not ... But Lopressor is also an antihypertensive as is the Cozaar . I am not willing to pop more pills unless there is...
    ... Lopressor to lower your heart rate...I'm not familiar with Cozaar , but if I were you, I'd ask whether you need to continue ... the Cozaar or whether Lopressor alone will do the trick (i.e...
    ... Lopressor to lower your heart rate...I'm not familiar with Cozaar , but if I were you, I'd ask whether you need to continue ... the Cozaar or whether Lopressor alone will do the trick (i.e ... Connie: I plan to stay off of caffiene, continue the Cozaar , the Coumadin and check my pulse regularly which continues...

  2. Awaiting stress EKG results
    ... Procardia made me a nervous wreck, and the other two ( Cozaar and Nifedipine) gave me a persistent cough. I have...

  3. Questions on swelling, meds
    ... assume meant no change. I was tried on Benazepril and Cozaar and could not tolerate as I had coughing spasms. I...
    ... One of the previous meds was a beta blocker, then cozaar which is a different classification drug and now he...

  4. Now what?
    ... I stand corrected. Cozaar is an Angiotension Receptor Blocker. I don't really ... included on either the echo or TEE reports. The Cozaar is made by Merck, you can search by name and they...

  5. Congestive Heart Failure
    ... have already had to change the ACE Inhibitor (now on Cozaar ) due to worsening cough and chest tightness. I do...

  6. Mitral Valve Surgery
    ... been no enlarging of the heart. The doctor put me on Cozaar . After some time had passed we learned that my heart...

  7. anyone on sotalol for afib?
    ... including congestive heart failure. I take Vytorin, Cozaar , Norvasc, Sotalol, warfarin, Flomax without apparent...

  8. Fish Oil good for heart
    ... my stent. For BP I take 40 mg. Lasix and 50 mg. Cozaar to get modest control. Dietary control is calorie...

  9. What is SVT?
    ... tried drugs such as Metoprolol, flecainide, rythmol, cozaar , and sotalol. I also am doing a high salt diet with...

  10. Beta Blocker Doseage/Side Effects
    ... I take 40 mg. Lasix and 50 mg losartan ( Cozaar ) in the morning and then again in the early evening...
    ... your BP is really good! My Mom also takes Lasix and Cozaar along with all her other meds. I don't think I know...

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

  12. Heart Failure Symptoms
    ... scheduled another echo next Tuesday. We stopped the Cozaar and started 8mg of Atacand (will try to titrate to...

  13. Slow heart beat
    ... see a cardiologist? I am on hypertension meds ( Cozaar ), but from what I read low pulse is not supposed to...

  14. Digoxin & Frusemide...Help!
    ... Frusemide. In addition I was already taking 50mg of Cozaar for BP. 10mg Zocor for high cholesterol and 5mg of...

  15. Cardiomyopathy and pregnancy??? Anyone??
    ... cut my Coreg dose in half and has taken me off the cozaar and spirolanct?whatever. I go back in two months for...
    ... last 2 months and they have taken me off Lexapro and Cozaar so far. I will stay on Toprol XL 12.5 mg and I will...

  16. COZAAR and a cough???
    ... Steven, Even though Cozaar (and all the other drugs in its class: the angiotensin ... have a complete break from Altace before starting the Cozaar during which time your cough disappeared entirely ... ? If it IS Cozaar , hang on until doc gets back...you may have to switch...
    ... Steven, Even though Cozaar (and all the other drugs in its class: the angiotensin ... have a complete break from Altace before starting the Cozaar during which time your cough disappeared entirely ... ? If it IS Cozaar , hang on until doc gets back...you may have to switch ... I feel much better knowing that it may not be the Cozaar . (I hope). Happy New year Steven...
    ... hacking goes away completely and stays away.. and Cozaar ain't the bad guy. Fingers crossed! zuzu xx...
    ... better, cough is almost gone. I guess it wasn't the Cozaar afterall, just the flu or something else....thank...

  17. Altace Vs Cozaar????
    ... Steve, Cozaar is an angiotensin 2 receptor blocker- ARB ) and this ... smilie emoticon" for someone hacking away!) Anyway, cozaar is a good alternative. Some info on their similarity ... effect: Cough. Baaaaad. Now here come the the ARBS ( cozaar , Diovan, Benicar et al).... The ARBs prevent angiotensin...
    ... feel much better now. I was worried that using the Cozaar would not be as good as the Altace and thus not help...

  18. PAC's Question
    ... high, they doubled my toprol to 200 and put me on cozaar from my bp. where will it end? i fell like i have...

  19. Heart Failure
    ... very low. He changed the medication and had me on Cozaar , Lasix, Clonidine and Norvasc. MY BP dropped too low...
    ... imaging. If I understand you correctly, you are taking Cozaar and Lasix, along with potassium and magnesium.[/INDENT ... ][INDENT]I did some reading about Cozaar , and found that it is one of the newer treatments ... for hypertension. Cozaar is a brand name for Losartan potassium, the first ... INDENT]Do you have flank pain or kidney pain? Lasix and Cozaar , can each be tough on kidneys, especially in someone...
    ... could have the condition of Hyperkalemia, due to the Cozaar and potassium supplements. Your doctor may think that ... takes care of (or removes), the excess potassium. The Cozaar can prevent your kidneys from removing potassium. ... because of a lack of general info on this new medicine, Cozaar , and the widely known affect that Lasix has to deplete...
    ... rdiologist next Wednesday 11/3. Before I was put on the Cozaar I was on Hyzaar 100/25mg for about 2 years. I never ... a medication change. That's when I was put on the Cozaar . I was going to have blood work done every week ... every other day once a day. I never read up on the Cozaar but I will later when I come home from work. I...
    ... find a week's reading. Personally I think that Cozaar and a diuretetic work well together. I find the slightly ... stronger HYPOkalemic tendencies of most diuretics. I take Cozaar and HCTZ and ALWAYS have a slightly low, though symptomless...
    ... breath on exertion and feeling tired and weak. Cozaar and a diuretic may work on some people but not everyone ... , Before I was put on Cozaar I was on Hyzaar 100/25 but it did nothing to lower ... gaining weight. He discontinued the Hyzaar and put me on Cozaar plus Lasix 20 mg and that's when I ended up in the...

  20. problems stopping atenolol
    ... the med & i have to stay on it. i am currently on cozaar & atenolol. it is working, but i am having side effects ... from the cozaar . i get this tickle in my throat or chest. it's not ... as bothersome as when i first started the cozaar . i felt like i have a halls candy stuck in my chest ... has anyone else had this type of side effect from cozaar or any other b/p med? do you think i'm jumping to...

  21. Help with side eccects of zocor / toprol / enalapril
    ... responsible for most of your father's symptoms), and the Cozaar is expensive (so doctor's LOVE it!) He needs to...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. Switching from one med to another. . .time to be effective
    ... research for certain drugs. For example, when I took Cozaar I started getting very painful wrists. This was very...

  2. why do my medicines make me sick
    ... save your life or prevent major disability. I took Cozaar for 13 days & now have severly damaged knees, upper ... would be in if I had listened to the Dr. & kept taking Cozaar . As it is, I have to put on these ugly elastic banadages...

  3. Antihypertensives and glucose metabolism abnormalities
    ... tolerance are: MICARDIS (definitely), BENICAR, DIOVAN, COZAAR , ALTACE, ENALAPRIL and Perindpril (Probably). I am...

  4. Side Effects from Bystolic?
    ... effect sexual function was DIOVAN. All the others COZAAR , ALTACE, BENICAR and Ace inhibitors have a negative...

  5. Hyzaar, edema, diuretics
    ... are a number of drugs that can cause it. I was on Cozaar for 13 days. Now I am on Labetalol & HCTZ. Fam...

  6. Machaon- Such Inspiration
    ... angioedema. My doctor then against my wishes put me on Cozaar , which is an ARB. I had read that most people that ... and reading. Also can you believe on the front of Cozaar 's website it says not to describe the med to people...
    ... labetalol. I had a drug induced lupus reaction to Cozaar which my Dr. refused to believe. I now have permanent ... damage to my body from Cozaar . I was on the drug 13 days. Please tell me more ... about your reaction to Cozaar . How did the angioedema look & where did it show...
    ... conveniently forget to tell you. I took one pill of Cozaar 50mg and developed hives and my urine turned brown ... permanent damage is possible.I have a friend that took Cozaar and his heart failure is healed but he now has seizures ... norvasc and a alpha/beta blocker and just casually added Cozaar tells me he doesnt have my best interest at heart...
    ... my Dr. wasn't coming up with any solutions after my Cozaar incident. I finally tried the elastic bandages because ... I never had any problem with knees until I took Cozaar . We'll have to continue this. Fam...
    ... angioedema. My doctor then against my wishes put me on Cozaar , which is an ARB. I had read that most people that ... and reading. Also can you believe on the front of Cozaar 's website it says not to describe the med to people...
    ... bid, hctz 25mg qd, norvasc 10mg qd. I stopped the Cozaar immediately after one pill. I started to suspect I...
    ... foggy brain and listless. The ACE1 Lisinopril and ARB Cozaar gave me renal failure so I am terrified to try any...

  7. Would you take a medication that raises blood pressure?
    ... serious. I was thankful that I had read so much about Cozaar because I knew that I could stop it suddenly without ... because she & her partners just said that it couldn't be Cozaar . There's a good article in the current Reader...
    ... adverse reaction is mentioned in the regular pharmacy Cozaar printout? I find that the folks who design these drug...
    ... didn't answer your question about how did I know my Cozaar reaction was a drug-induced Lupus reaction. The key...

  8. Arthritis symptoms and blood pressure medications
    ... few of them are altace, avapro, benicar hctz >1%, cozaar , lopressor and micardis. Luckily, the frequency of...

  9. Beta Blockers vs Ace Inhibators
    ... drugs, (similar to ACE drugs). These drugs include Cozaar , Benicar and Diovan. Most people take these drugs...
    ... Ace, That's what I thought ACE re: Cozaar . I now have knees that don't work; hands/fingers ... time staying normal after it dropped after taking Cozaar for 13 days. My DR & her associates were so sure ... that my symptoms weren't from Cozaar that they ignored my complaints into I walked into...

  10. Pressure High--Afraid of Meds
    ... FG, Remember I got anemia from being on Cozaar for 13 days-wonder if yours is from one of your b...
    ... you don't have drug induced Lupus like I had from Cozaar . Fam...
    ... medication. How did you find out about your Lupus, and that Cozaar was responsible for it? Lupus is difficult to diagnose...

  11. Caution: Fleets + ACE inhibitors = Kidney Failure
    ... do it!!! I had permanent damage to my knees from Cozaar & my DR's refused to acknowledge my reaction instead...

  12. Leg Swelling and tingling when taking Amlodipine
    ... still a beta blocker with added properties. DIOVAN and COZAAR were a new breed of drugs to imitate ACE INHIBITORS...
    ... most of the drug classes. Had a serious reaction to Cozaar & lived to tell about it only because I went over...
    ... like dizziness, cough etc. I was then switched to COZAAR which gave me an almost daily tickle in my throat...

  13. Medication
    ... so did it help, what are the side effects? I was on Cozaar for one year, but I stopped I had a allergic reaction...

  14. an accurate way of checking bp?
    ... from a needle breaking off in it as a child. The Cozaar finished both arms off with tissue damages. But I...

  15. I don't think I can take any blood pressure medication
    ... med first. I have permanent damage to my body from Cozaar & I only took it 13 days so these drugs are not harm...
    ... famnd What did the Cozaar do to you? I am asking in case I would have to swotch...
    ... I got a drug /Lupus reaction to Cozaar . My hands, knees, & feet swelled up & remained so ... I was having new & unusual symptoms since starting Cozaar , I could have avoided the whole reaction. It takes ... marrow. But at least I know that I had researched Cozaar before taking it & that I had good reason to take...

  16. Most popular high blood pressure med??
    ... Enalapril Diovan HCT Norvasc Altace Lotrel Cozaar Coreg Benazepril Amlodipine Besylate/Benazepril...

  17. Just started Coreg - advice?
    ... real potential for harm to one's body. I was only on Cozaar (b/p drug) for 13 days & ended up with permanent damage...

  18. Meds causing muscle aches?
    ... upper arms with resulting damage to the tissue from Cozaar . Do you have any swelling or other symptoms. ... on to have a major drug induced Lupus reaction to Cozaar with other damage to my body so there are certain...

  19. Breaking news, BP drug combo treatment
    ... Fam, How Cozaar can damage the body? Thanks, Michael...

  20. Question about ARB's vs ACE's
    ... severe lower back pain. I made it the longest on cozaar (about 1 1/2 months) but the pain got so severe that...
    ... AND I've had the exact same pain with benicar, cozaar and atacand. I have been "googling" like crazy...
    ... AND I've had the exact same pain with benicar, cozaar and atacand. Susan, I think it is interesting...

  21. Weight Loss Anyone?
    ... I'm not anemic she said. I didn't remind her Cozaar probably damaged my bone marrow so that is why the...

  22. PLEASE HELP!!! How Safe Are Diuretics???
    ... muscle cramps. Fam has had her joints damaged by Cozaar . That is an antihypertensive in the angiotensin receptor...
    ... and unable to tolerate most. She is certain it was Cozaar that damaged her joints and described this in several...

  23. Cozaar and side effects
    ... Hi, I took Cozaar for 13 days & I have the battle scars to prove it ... tired. I had a drug induced Lupus reaction to Cozaar . My first symptom was painful wrists which my Dr ... myself out of my bed. That's when I stopped taking Cozaar . This is a drug that can be stopped suddenly without ... about side effects. They maintained that it was not Cozaar causing the problems. So I had to act. Luckily,...
    ... famnd, I took Cozaar for two weeks and then began to experience pain in ... hip to foot. I do have fibromyalgia and believe the Cozaar caused fibro to flare up. I had the fibromyalgia ... doing anything different, I can only surmise that the Cozaar caused my problem. What do you think? I stopped ... taking Cozaar the second week, but I'm not much better! I'll...
    ... It takes a long time to get Cozaar out of one's system. It took months for the swelling...
    ... second day. Went back to doctor and received supply of Cozaar . After about 10 days I began to experience pain in ... left leg and difficulty walking. I stopped taking Cozaar approx. three weeks ago, but I'm still having pain...


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