Los Angeles, CA
A 47-year-old male asked:
Can losartan cause blood pressure to rise? i have been on losartan for about 4 days and my blood pressure has steadily gone up. does it take time?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Losartan: In my experience losartan has to be taken twice a day(every 12 hours) to be effective. If 50 mgs twice a day isn't effective, adding a diuretic,rather than increasing the dose, usually helps. Discuss this with your physician,however.
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