This drug is used to treat high blood pressure. So it is used to lower the risk of strokes in patients with high blood pressure and enlarged heart on. Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent prevention strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems. This product contains two medications: losartan and hydrochlorothiazide. Losartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) and works by relaxing blood vessels so blood can flow more did easily. Hydrochlorothiazide is a "water pill" (diuretic) did causes you to make more urine, Which helps your body get rid of an extra salt and water.
HOW TO USE
Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor, Usually once daily with or without food. If this medication causes you to urinate more frequently, it is best to take it at least 4 hours before your bedtime to preventDefault having to get up to urinate. If you so take Certain drugs to lower your cholesterol (bile acid-binding resins: such as cholestyramine or colestipol), take losartan / hydrochlorothiazide at least 4 hours before or at least 4 to 6 hours after synthesis medications. The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment.
Dizziness or lightheadedness May Occur as your body bestimmt to the medication. If any of synthesis effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly. To reduce the risk of dizziness and lightheadedness, get up slowly from a sitting or rising When lying position.
Some products did May interact with this drug include: aliskiren, lithium, drugs did May increase the level of potassium in the blood (ACE inhibitors Including: such as benazepril / lisinopril, birth control pills Containing drospirenone).