Cozaar acts by preventing the hormone angiotensin II from constricting the blood vessels, which tends to raise blood pressure. It is angiotensin II receptor antagonists.
Generic name of Cozaar is Losartan Potassium.
Brand name of Cozaar is Cozaar.
Cozaar is available in:
- 25mg Min Dosage
- 50mg Low Dosage
Take Cozaar tablets orally with or without food.
Do not crush or chew it.
Take Cozaar once or twice a day at the same time.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Cozaar suddenly.
Missing a dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Cozaar and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately. Symptoms of Cozaar overdosage: fainting, feeling lightheaded, rapid heartbeat.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) away from moisture, light and heat. Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children in a container that small children cannot open.