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How effective is losartan (cozaar) for treating marfan syndrome?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Losartan: Losartan treats high blood pressure, as such to the extent is lowers pressure it is helpful in dealing with vascular changes in Marfan's which predispose to aneurysm formation. It doesn't treat the underlying Marfan's physiology directly.

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