Description Of COZARTAN 100 MG
Losartan 50 MG Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure and other heart complications. You are advised to take this pills with a proper diet and regular exercise regimen for an optimal control of the blood pressing. This medicine is not recommended for use in children less than 6 years of age. It may also be used to make better the symptoms of chronic (long-standing) heart failure. It helps to preserve kidney function, mainly in patients with diabetes. This pills may be used alone or in combination with other medicines.
COZARTAN 100 MG Chemical Name
COZARTAN 100 MG MANUFACTURER
Uses of COZARTAN 100 MG
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
- Prevention of heart attack and stroke
- Heart failure
What is COZARTAN 100 MG?
Losartan is a prescription medicine that is used to treat high blood pressure. This pills works by preventing the activity of certain natural substances that tighten the blood vessels. This pills helps by making blood flowing smoothly and the heart to pump more effectively. Losartan is also used to reduce the risk of stroke in high blood pressure patients with an enlarged heart, and to treat kidney damage due to diabetes.
HOW TO USE COZARTAN 100 MG TABLET
Take this pills in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Cozartan 100 medicine may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How COZARTAN 100 MG working
Cozartan 100 Tablet is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It relaxes blood vessel by blocking the action of a chemical that normally makes blood vessels tighter. This lowers the blood pressing , allowing the blood to flow more smoothly to different organs and the heart to pump more efficiently.
COZARTAN 100 MG Dosage
The missed dose should be taken as soon eventual. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it's aforehand time for your next scheduled dose.
Seek emergency health check treatment or contact the doctor in case of overdose.
Adverse effects Of COZARTAN 100 MG
- back pain
- chest pain
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of COZARTAN 100 MG
Women during second and third trimester of pregnancy are at an increased risk when using this medicine. Use of Losartan may cause side effects to an unborn baby which includes an incomplete development of the skull, failure of the kidneys to produce urine, low blood pressure, kidney failure, and can be possibly fatal. Discontinue the use of Losartan as soon as pregnancy is detected.
Storage Conditions for COZARTAN 100 MG
Store pills at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze pills unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.