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  1. Beth re: Clonidine
    ... well especially since my upper arms were damaged by Cozaar . I have to wear a foam wrap around vest to help keep ... me up in the water. I didn't need that before Cozaar . A lifeguard saved me from drowning when I was 14...

  2. electrolyte question
    ... Since my bp was out of control again, they changed my Cozaar to Hyzaar, which contains HCTZ. I am only on 12.5...
    ... milk & tea. I have resistent HBP too & have taken Cozaar (severe reaction). If you ever get pain with no apparent ... the beginning of my drug induced Lupus reaction to Cozaar which damaged my knees & hands permanantly. Many ... people take cozaar without problems. I'm currently on Lebetalol 1800mg...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hyzaar Potassium

  3. Benicar Hct 40/25
    ... are. :D My own experience with ARB's is limited to COZAAR , which doesn't do much of anything for me pro or con...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Diovan

  4. Side effects of Antihypertensives
    ... Enalapril (ACE inhibitor): endless coughing (serious) Cozaar (ARB blocker): ineffectiveness (not very serious) ... Lasix>> I currrently take Furosemide (40 mg) and Cozaar (50 mg.)...
    ... them. If I hadn't been so sick at the time from my Cozaar reaction I would have reported him to the pharmacy...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Enalapril Furosemide Lasix Nadolol Norvasc

  5. High BP/ My Mom / 3 Meds / Questions
    ... after a year or more. Perhaps a trial with an ARB ( Cozaar , Diovan, Atacand, Benicar) might be wise at this point...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Benicar Diovan Lisinopril

  6. Any natural supplements I have not tried?
    ... nuttrients and bp was fine with diazide and 12.5 mg cozaar four years ago. My bp is always higher in drs office ... wanted it that low in his office and told me to double cozaar . I'd also lost 25 lbs in 4 mos up to that point. ... I told him cozaar would raise my blood sugar. He said do it anyway ... weight back, bp went up more and was told to double cozaar again. Had Cobra ins, it ran out and he told me to ... my heart would pound and race shortly after taking cozaar , and left ankle swelled. Finally broke down to went...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Metformin

  7. Flowergirl re: b/p?
    ... of drugs which can cause drug induced Lupus which Cozaar caused to my body. HCTZ is on that list but it is...
    ... of drugs which can cause drug induced Lupus which Cozaar caused to my body. HCTZ is on that list I'll...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Cialis Potassium Spironolactone

  8. Side Effects Of Toprol Xl
    ... Recently My Doctor Prescribed 100 Mg Toprol Xl Along With Cozaar Which I Have Taken For Years For High Blood Pressure...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Toprol

  9. Flowergirl re: stopping Lebetalol
    ... I always tended to be on the cautious side. The Cozaar reaction really increased that!!! Fam...

  10. Antihypertensive drugs and allergic reactions
    ... walking just reminds me too much of my experience with Cozaar which is in the same class of drugs as diovan. As ... experience before or after so it has to have come from Cozaar . The last dose I had taken was the evening before ... to get up. Needless to say, I didn't take anymore Cozaar . Do you have any swelling around your knees? Do...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan

  11. I feel Terrible
    ... numbers were for anemia? I developed anemia when I took Cozaar for HBP. You description of how you feels sounds...

  12. Lenin, Cozaar HCTZ Question
    ... too much with it alone, but it does seem to help the Cozaar out. Lisinopril was the most effective med for me...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril

  13. Normal Systolic, High Diastolic
    ... other than maybe them putting me on a new med. On Cozaar now....
    ... cardiologist might find more suitable/effective than Cozaar if you have left ventricular hypertrophy, such as ... might also help you bring that diastolic down. Does Cozaar seem to be helping? Are you experiencing any adverse ... effects? What was your BP before going on Cozaar ? Diastolic pressure of 90-109 mmHg is considered...

  14. B/P & the Dash Hypertensive Diet?
    ... less than patient friendly ones. My knee pain from Cozaar was like getting a electrical shock. It was elicited...
    ... wider variety of experience. My knee pain from Cozaar was like getting a electrical shock. It was elicited...

  15. extreme hypertension, on a younger person.
    ... like myself, and is keeping a hold on his by taking Cozaar . Grandfather on that side has high blood pressure...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan

  16. Hbp
    ... medications was taking norvasc and hyzaar and am now taking cozaar and metropril. Was not sleeping at all, past three...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hyzaar Norvasc

  17. high blood pressure (falling down spells)
    ... that. What b/p med are you on? I got arm pain from Cozaar but it was both arms. Are you seeing a endocrinologist...

  18. Valsartan (Diovan) for Blood Pressure
    ... Thank you! Flowergirl Yes it'a an ARB drug like Cozaar and Atacand. I tried both Cozaar 50 mg and Atacand ... had higher blood pressure readings while they are no Cozaar :). I tried all the drug classes and none worked...
    ... check with your Dr. This drug is in the same class as Cozaar so if you get wrist pain, call the Dr. right away ... . Cozaar is the drug that damaged my knees. Wrist pain was...
    ... find an alternative. It's surprising to hear that Cozaar and similar drugs might cause a rise in BP - certainly...
    ... check with your Dr. This drug is in the same class as Cozaar so if you get wrist pain, call the Dr. right away...
    ... thyroid was under control, I got outside to walk until Cozaar prevented that. I made sure I listened to my favorite...
    ... I'll look back on my notes for Cozaar for skin problems. I've gotten hives & a very ugly...
    ... QUOTE=famnd;2987640]I'll look back on my notes for Cozaar for skin problems. I've gotten hives & a very ugly...
    ... do it before you see him. Headache is listed for Cozaar but it doesn't give any details. I couldn't find...
    ... a reaction to Diovan. Thank you for checking your Cozaar sheet for me! It is much appreciated. I just came...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Diltiazem Diovan Potassium Spironolactone Cialis

  19. candesartan
    ... Hi, I took Cozaar which is in the same class of drugs. I now have permanent...

  20. White coat and surgery
    ... problem with your knees? My knees were damaged by " cozaar " & I haven't had any luck with getting a remedy except...

  21. Weight Gain On BP Meds
    ... may be a lot more. This is what happened to me with Cozaar . The data looked good with few side effects. There...
    ... will do something. his is what happened to me with Cozaar . The data looked good with few side effects. There...

  22. How to switch from atenolol to avapro?
    ... a personal observation. I find that if I take ONLY Cozaar without any diuretic, my blood pressure will go UP...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro

  23. Great.....
    ... weeks of taking Metoprolol as an extra med with my Cozaar 50 mg., I discover a resting heart rate of 44 BPM...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Metoprolol Toprol

  24. Metoprolol, is this possible?
    ... Greetings, After taking Cozaar with only modest success, my Doc finally convinced...

  25. Confused with my BP
    ... be in a range not exactly the same. When got my cozaar reaction & my hands were damaged I could no longer...

  26. Problems with Cozaar?
    ... the toilet. I will most likely do the same with the Cozaar especialy since you mentioned that it can be stopped...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prozac

  27. Recommendations for Home BP Testers?
    ... wall monitor because of damage to my hands from Cozaar . My omron-711ac has been working for 3 1/2 yrs with...

  28. Effective BP Meds
    ... taking a diuretic right now. What class of drug is Cozaar ? What are some of the effective diuretics? I was...
    ... beta blocker. I didn't get any decrease in b/p with Cozaar only a drug induced Lupus reaction. Lebetalol needs...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norvasc

  29. Cozaar side effect?
    ... Some ingredients can interfer with the action of cozaar --pain killers, cough syrups, antiacids, hawthorn, ... haven't "changed" anything, it is possible that the cozaar is elevating your bp's because some people have reported...
    ... CCBs so that is my best drug class. My father was on Cozaar for about 1 years and he liked it a lot (no side effects...
    ... Thanks for your input. I stopped taking the Cozaar 2 days ago and my pressure has actually come down...
    ... except Lipitor and aspirin) and then reintroduced only Cozaar . My BP took a big swing upwards. I added the Lasix ... It really amazed me...I thought that at worst, Cozaar would do nothing... but to see it actually RAISE my...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium Aspirin Lasix Lipitor

  30. A way to find out if it is White Coat Hypertension....?
    ... mg. Inderal. These are in addition to my Lasix and Cozaar . It doesn't make any difference in the doctor's...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Demerol Inderal Lasix Valium Xanax

  31. Lasix & Klor-Con question
    ... 20 Meq for the last 2 years or so along with 50 mg. Cozaar . (Now trying NOTHING...fingers crossed) I LIKE...
    ... myself: I went a month with no drugs than added only Cozaar ...my BP went UP 15 points with the losartan.:) The ... do best on. The reason that I continue to take Cozaar with it is that I have gout and losartan is uricosuric...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Potassium Benicar

  32. Stopped Meds got a 193/79 Need Advise
    ... the Lasix I might as well stop the rather useless Cozaar too. It's going well for me so far except for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Allopurinol Lasix

  33. Diovan Pill Pricing...Grrrrr!
    ... splitting...I do the same with the teardrop shaped Cozaar . Split the 160's in half and take one every 18 hours...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Claritin Diovan

  34. Can anyone answer this one
    ... m a cougher so for me it's diuretic (Lasix) + ARB ( Cozaar .) It is possible that even the lisinopril is useless ... enalapril for 6 months with no effect at all. I'd stop my Cozaar but it is useful for preventing potassium excretion...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Enalapril Lasix Lisinopril Potassium

  35. Low dose beta-blockers
    ... scars to from meds- damaged knees, arms, & hands from Cozaar . Fam...

  36. Avalide and Side Effects on my brain
    ... HCTZ), ask your doctor for samples of a SEPARATE ARB ( Cozaar , Diovan, or Avapro, whichever he has lying around...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avalide Avapro Diovan

  37. Diovan versus Micardis - Which do you like?
    ... I was on Cozaar and was switched to Diovan (insurance formulary problem...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Diovan

  38. controlling my blood pressure
    ... High Blood pressure for over a year. I have been on Cozaar since Mid December and two weeks ago I increased the...
    ... Tabman, Cozaar is not the storngest drug around and 50 mg. is not...
    ... had vertigo that is why I think it is the medication Cozaar . thanks you for replying!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Meclizine Potassium

  39. Lisinopril and this annoying, unrelenting cough
    ... us are happiest controlling our BP's...my choice is Cozaar and Lasix!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Dyazide Lasix Norvasc

  40. 4th week on Cozaar
    ... Brenden, That is a VERY small dose of Cozaar , a rather weak ARB. Up it to AT LEAST 50 mg. (the...

  41. Questions about Analipril
    ... telmisartan (MYCARDIS), valsartan (DIOVAN), and losartan ( COZAAR ). Unfortunately none of them is generic yet so...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Avapro Diovan Enalapril Vasotec

  42. Can't pass DOT physical - high BP
    ... specific routine is that I normally take a low dose of Cozaar and some Lasix. I double both the day of the test...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Lasix Propranolol Valium librium

  43. Generic Toprol XL Now Available
    ... ARB) to lose patent protection will be Merck & Co.'s Cozaar (losartan) in Spain in 2007. In the US, Cozaar will ... guess we'll start seeing internet ads for Spanish Cozaar soon? I'm afraid to order drugs that way though; I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan

  44. Curious if anyone else has this.
    ... Greetings, I have been taking Cozaar for the last 2 weeks with moderate success. My readings ... beta blocker, but I was reluctant, so he put me on Cozaar . He did, though, make a comment that got me wondering...

  45. BP Med. ~ what dosage are you on and what range are you in?
    ... I take 50 mg. Cozaar and 40 mg. Lasix in the morning. My evening BP averages...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Valium

  46. Cozaar, so far...
    ... feeling that I'm doing to die. :( I have tried Cozaar but it was killing me, the second day I felt so dizzy ... those meds. You have great readings with 25 mg of Cozaar athough it's a weak drug but your readings are great...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem

  47. Diovan no longer working
    ... com, I haven't tried Diovan but I tried Atacand and Cozaar , which are in the same drug class as Diovan so nearly...
    ... Benicar then you are not changing a lot. I have used Cozaar and I got a lot of bad side effects then I have used ... I got the same side effects. Atacand, Benicar, Cozaar and Diovan are all in the same drug class and they...
    ... side effects from the same med, my father tried both Cozaar and Atacand with no side effecs and when I tried them...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Diovan Atenolol Benicar Diltiazem Lisinopril Norvasc hydrochlorothiazide

  48. Lenin, quick question
    ... I take furosemide (and KCl) and a low dose of Cozaar and I get good numbers....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Furosemide Lasix Lisinopril Potassium

  49. Med Recommendations?
    ... Hello, Everyone is different, I have tried Cozaar (an ARB med) and I felt so sick and tired to the point ... that I couldn't stand up. My father is on Cozaar for about a year and he never felt like that. I was...

  50. New here with a question
    ... on the toprol, took me off the triam and put me on cozaar . I was wondering if the rashes could be because of...
    ... threatening follow up reactions, try taking ONLY the cozaar for several weeks and see if the rash abates. If...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Toprol

  51. Hyzaar ??
    ... conmbination drug consisting of an ARB (losartan or Cozaar ) plus the diuretic HCTZ (thiazide.) I took both drugs...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hyzaar Potassium

  52. high blood pressure in a.m.

  53. High BP medicines and ED, please read and response!
    ... had any negative effects on my sexual function. With Cozaar and Diovan (for the 1'st few weeks) They had a negative...
    ... had any negative effects on my sexual function. With Cozaar and Diovan (for the 1'st few weeks) They had a negative...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis Diovan Toprol Viagra Lotrel

  54. To Lenin: BENICAR -HCT
    ... Probably. Don't go with the HYZAAR though ( COZAAR + HCTZ)...it's too weak....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hyzaar

  55. Benicar--hct
    ... of all ARB's I've taken. Much stronger than DIOVAN, COZAAR . I take 10 mg a day. (I split a 20 mg tablet in half ... believe 10 mg of Benicar is much more potent than COZAAR 50mg and DIOVAN 80.. I believe it's best to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Diovan Vioxx

  56. Just wondering...
    ... a pure salt driven hypertensive and take Lasix and Cozaar but the Cozaar only because I have a bundle of it ... Basically: 40 mg. Lasix + 50 mg TWICE per day Cozaar gives me readings of <120/70ONCE per day and I have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix

  57. High blood pressure natural cures, enjoy all
    ... the good info. If I can toss out the diuretic and Cozaar after a month, I'll sing your praises. :D:) (I...

  58. Cozaar pain
    ... The only possible link I can think of is that Cozaar is a weak uricosuric...casues expulsion of extra uric ... slight. Most likely there is no connection with the Cozaar . If it goes on, perhaps an echogram of your kidneys...

  59. Question on Cozaar
    ... I have been on Cozaar 3wks now, I don't see any really big change like I ... feel like a guinia pig! Hi, My father was on Cozaar 50 mg for about a year and it was working very good ... are all different, I guess you need to change from Cozaar to something else. Good luck, Michael...
    ... Bill'sgramp, Cozaar is not a strong drug. You can try splitting it in...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Enalapril Norvasc

  60. High Blood Pressure
    ... Welcome to health boards. I tried a couple of ARBs, Cozaar and Atacand, which are in the same drug class as Avapro...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Avapro

  61. Question, Cozaar takes 2wks to work?
    ... for it for some reason. I wonder why? Gramps, Cozaar is a high-priced, high profit drug made by Merck and ... Any doctor whose FIRST HBP prescription is for Cozaar is a bad doctor, placing his interests above yours...
    ... doctors, I wouldn't second guess why your doctor chose Cozaar for you. You might want to ask your doctor that question...
    ... treat them real good. To be honest though I asked for Cozaar since a friend at work was on it & sd it was good...

  62. ED with Antihypertensive medicines
    ... am currently fresh on Diovan, but did take Norvasc, Cozaar , Altace, Hyzaar, Lotrel, and maybe couple others....
    ... Cardiazim which I'm using now. Although that before I use Cozaar I have read that it doesn't effect or cause ED at...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace Diovan Hyzaar Lotrel Norvasc

  63. Low Potassium and Hypertension
    ... right. So I gave up all HCTZ and went on straight Cozaar . Yet I still felt incredibly fatigued. And the edema...
    ... controlling our BP. Maybe Benicar will be better than the Cozaar ...it usually is. If not, maybe my regimen of Cozaar ... just Lasix-KCl but for the fact that I have a large Cozaar backlog from pill splitting, samples, etc....but when...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Lasix Potassium Spironolactone

  64. CCB's vs ARB's and ACE's
    ... arlmon, I take Cozaar -Lasix and KCl (20 MeQ...800mg potassium.) I think ... the Lasix KCl might ddo the trick when I run out of Cozaar . Sometimes I take 50 mg. C, 40 mg. L ONCE per day ... the salt and my numbers and my weight slide up. Cozaar addition: in some people taking diuretics there is ... counteract the fall in fluid volume from the diuretic...the Cozaar can take care of that. IF I could eat 1,000 mg...
    ... dizzy from all these meds!!! Oh yes, my mom also takes Cozaar among others....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Potassium Atenolol

  65. High Blood Pressure and Anemia
    ... medicine less effective? I currently take Labatalol and Cozaar . I'm not sure if the bp medicine has made me anemic...

  66. Lisinopril cough?
    ... takes 15 mg/ once a day of lisinopril, he also takes cozaar and nifedipine PA. Does a lisinopril cause a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril Nifedipine

  67. question on water pill/side effects
    ... number one is everyday stress. I also have high bp. Cozaar and altace gave me a dry cough I'm now on bencar and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace

  68. Cardio Exercise and BP meds Feedback plez
    ... to impaired concentration. I stopped it then I used Cozaar but I barely was able to walk :(, then I used Atacand...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Norvasc

  69. Safest BP med?
    ... "New is not always better". I have used ARBs like Cozaar and Atacand, they made me feel that I can't even move...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand

  70. Difference between Micardis and Diovan?
    ... Micardis? I know that Atacand, Avalide, Avapro, Cozaar , Hyzaar and Teveten are all competors. I am applying...
    ... after all there are some strong competitors like Cozaar / Hyzaar, Avapro, Atacand, Benicar and even the lowly...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Avalide Avapro Diovan Hyzaar teveten Benicar

  71. ARB's Which Ones Are Best?
    ... Hello, I have tried Atacand and Cozaar but I had many side effects, my father tried them...
    ... I've taken only Cozaar (losartan)...few side effects but little usefulness...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Diovan

  72. Suggestions for 2nd BP medicine.
    ... HCTZ, but it's not enough. My doctor suggested adding cozaar , and lotensin has also been suggested. I'm a very...
    ... on to the ARB's...use Diovan or Benecol instead of Cozaar because losartan is probably the poorest of the ARB...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lopressor Lotensin Diovan

  73. Nifedipine and blood pressure
    ... syndrome. ) He is taking nifedipine, lisinopril and cozaar . A couple of weeks a go, his doctor raised his dosage...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril Nifedipine

  74. ZERO Drug Trial (again)
    ... I had been taking Lasix (40-40) and Cozaar (50-50) in two doses a day 12 hours apart. I got ... both. So I decided to lose the diuretic and TRY Cozaar alone...a disaster. After a week of this my systolic ... do right. I really think that my results on ONLY Cozaar were worse than nothing at all and may actually precipitate...
    ... mentioned that you were salt sensitive. You also say Cozaar doesn't help much. I am thinking you might be a low...
    ... might expect. In any case, the BP numbers WITHOUT Cozaar are no worse than WITH ONLY Cozaar. My bodyweight...
    ... I can't take Cozaar without HCTZ for more than 4 days without "bloat city...
    ... Yet my cardio wants me to take the just the Cozaar , because I was becoming hypokalemic on too much HCTZ...
    ... chest. I wasn't expecting any withdrawal effects from Cozaar , but they are a real thing. It's been 6 days and things...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lasix Diovan Potassium

  75. Anyone with adverse reaction(s) to Atacand (ARB) ?
    ... your colon? :D:D I am doing a trial on "just plain Cozaar " and no diuretic. I honestly think my numbers are ... slightly worse WITH the Cozaar than with nothing. More data needed. No other symptoms...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Atacand Bactrim Plavix


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