A 29-year-old member asked:

What is the best way to treat cough that is a side effect of cozaar (losartan)?

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Dr. Maureen Mays
Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
Doesn't add up: Cozaar is the trade name for losartan, which is a BP med in the arb (angiotensin receptor blocker) class. That class does not have cough as a side effect. The angiotensin converting enzyme (ace) inhibitors may have cough as a side effect but not the arb's. If you hava chronic cough on losartan (cozaar) you should talk to your doctor and find the cause: gerd?, asthma?
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