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A 30-year-old member asked:

With high blood pressure can you take cozaar (losartan) and midodrine together?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
COZAR AND AMLODIPIN: Yes you can and we use it all the time.
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Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
No,why would you?: Cozaar (losartan) is an arb class of blood pressure lowering medication, appropriate for those w/high blood pressure or hypertension. Midodrine is an Alpha receptor agonist used to treat patients w/orthostatic hypotension, whose blood pressure falls when they change positions. I can't imagine too many patients w/htn who are orthostatic w/treatment where you'd add another med rather than give fluids, etc.
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A 44-year-old member asked:

Supposing someone has high blood pressure, can they take cozaar (losartan) and midodrine together?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
NO: It's an irrational combination. If you have orthostatic hypotension, to treat it, you will have to accept some resting hypertension.
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Last updated Jun 24, 2014

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