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  ANGIZAAR
 Manufacturer Carsyon (Div. of Microlabs)
 Generic Losartan Potassium
 Package/s Tablet 50 mg, (Rs. 54.50)
  Tablet 25 mg, (Rs. 27.25)
 About Losartan Potassium An angiotensin II receptor antagonist, Antihypertensive. More details.....
 Dosage 25 to 50mg once daily. Gradually increases up to 100mg once daily or as two divided doses.....More details.....
 Pregnancy Contraindicated
 Breast Feeding Contraindicated
 Old Age Use with caution
 Children Contraindicated
 Mechanism Of Action It is a competitive antagonist of angiotensin-2 at AT-1 receptor. It decreases peripheral resistance and lowers BP in hypertensive individuals. It blo....More details.....
 PharmacoKinetics Absorption: Well absorbed orally, but bioavailability is about 33% due to first pass metabolism. Distribution: Distributed in to the body in a protei....More details.....
 OnsetOfAction 1 hour....More details.....
 AdverseEffect 1. Hypotension 2. Hyperkalemia 3. Headache 4. Breathlessness 5. Chest pain 6. Sore throat 7. Infections 8. Weakness 9. Dizziness 10. Elevated....More details.....
 SpecialPrecautions 1.Hepatic impairment 2.Renal impairment 3.Heart failure 4.Volume depleted individuals 5.Monitor serum potassium levels and avoid use along with po....More details.....
 Indications 1. Hypertension....More details.....
 Interactions Diuretics, other antihypertensives: Potentiate the hypotensive effect of losartan. Potassium sparing diuretics, potassium suppliments: Risk of hyperk....More details.....
 Storage Store at room temperature at a range of 15 to 30 degree C. protect from moisture and store in a tightly closed container.....More details.....
 MissedDosage Take the missed dose as soon as remember; if it is the time of next dose then skip the missed dose and take the regular dose.....More details.....
 Overdose Treatment is supportive and symptomatic.....More details.....
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