What is Cozaar?
Cozaar is in a group of drugs called angiotensin II receptor antagonists. Cozaar and the other drugs in this group prevent blood vessels from narrowing, which helps to lower blood pressure and improve blood flow.
For people with type-2 diabetes and high blood pressure, Cozaar is used to slow long-term kidney damage.
Special note: high blood pressure often has no symptoms. You may need to use blood pressure medication for the rest of your life. Consult with your physician about a comprehensive management program for your high blood pressure which may include medicine, weight loss, exercise, and dietary changes.
What should I know before taking Cozaar?
Below are guidelines you should follow when taking Cozaar:
The primary ingredient in Cozaar is losartan potassium.