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Are there two types of losartan?

Are there two types of losartan?

by Drugs.com Losartan and Losartan Potassium are the same thing. Losartan Potassium is the full name including the salt (potassium). Both will deliver the stated amount of losartan.

What are typical doses of losartan?

The typical dosage is 50 mg taken once daily. Your doctor may increase your dosage to 100 mg per day if needed. You may take losartan once or twice per day.

Is there losartan 50mg?

Each Losartan Potassium 50 mg Tablet contains 50 mg of losartan (as potassium salt). Each Losartan Potassium 50 mg tablet contains 2.16 mg lactose monohydrate.

How does losartan 50 mg work for blood pressure?

Losartan 50 MG Tablet blocks the action of the chemical named angiotension II in the body, which causes the blood vessels to narrow and tighten. This medication helps the blood vessels to relax and eventually widen. It lowers your blood pressure, thus reducing your risk of having a stroke or kidney damage.

What can be used as a substitute for losartan 50 mg?

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Losartan 50 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute. What are the dosage instructions?

When to take losartan potassium 50 mg film coated tablets?

• Treatment of renal disease in patients with hypertension and type 2 diabetes mellitus with proteinuria ≥0.5 g/day as part of an antihypertensive treatment.

What’s the maximum dosage of losartan I can take?

Losartan Dosage Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on March 31, 2021. Applies to the following strengths: 25 mg; 50 mg; 100 mg

Losartan 50 MG Tablet blocks the action of the chemical named angiotension II in the body, which causes the blood vessels to narrow and tighten. This medication helps the blood vessels to relax and eventually widen. It lowers your blood pressure, thus reducing your risk of having a stroke or kidney damage.

How often should I take losartan for side effects?

You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. Initial dose: 50 mg orally once a day. Maintenance dose: 25 to 100 mg orally in 1 to 2 divided doses. Initial dose: 50 mg orally once a day. Maintenance dose: 25 to 100 mg orally in 1 to 2 divided doses.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Losartan 50 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute. What are the dosage instructions?

How much potassium is in a 25 mg losartan tablet?

Losartan potassium Tablets USP, 25 mg is Green, oval, film coated tablet debossed with “C” on one side and “333” on other side. Losartan potassium Tablets USP, 50 mg is Green, oval, film coated