What is Emma Lota pain for?
Lota-P Losartan Potassium Tablets, 10×10 , Treatment: High Blood Pressure.
Is losartan and enalapril the same?
Enalapril is an ACE inhibitor and losartan is an AII receptor antagonist, they act by reducing the activity of RAAS in the body. Thus, their effects may be related to reducing the activity and the effect of ACE system on obesity.
Which drugs are beta blockers?
Examples of beta blockers
- Atenolol (Tenormin)
- Bisoprolol (Zebeta)
- Metoprolol (Lopressor, Toprol XL)
- Nadolol (Corgard)
- Nebivolol (Bystolic)
- Propranolol (Inderal, InnoPran XL)
Does amlodipine cause kidney damage?
Amlodipine and lisinopril should not cause kidney damage and in fact are used to treat high blood pressure and slow the progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD).
Should I take my amlodipine in the morning or at night?
It does not matter what time of day you take amlodipine (morning or evening) but it is best to take it at the same time every day, when you are most likely to remember, for more even blood levels and therefore effectiveness. Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker that dilates blood vessels and improves blood flow.
Can I drink coffee while on blood pressure medication?
If you are going to have a blood pressure test within the next 2 days, you might want to keep off the coffee. Research published in the American Journal of Hypertension has found that patients who drink the occasional cup could be reducing the effect of medication for lowering blood pressure.
Can I take losartan and enalapril together?
Using enalapril together with losartan may increase the risk of side effects such as low blood pressure, kidney function impairment, and a condition called hyperkalemia (high blood potassium). In severe cases, hyperkalemia can lead to kidney failure, muscle paralysis, irregular heart rhythm, and cardiac arrest.
What are the side effects of losartan?
- Blurred vision.
- difficult breathing.
- dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position.
- fast or irregular heartbeat.
- nausea or vomiting.
- numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips.
- stomach pain.
- weakness or heaviness of the legs.