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Please tell me what generic drugs are similar to micardis (telmisartan)?

ARB. Micardis [telmisartan] is an angiotensin receptor blocker. Similar generic medications are losartan, irbesartan, candesartan, and valsartan.

Are there any generic drugs that are similar to micardis (telmisartan)?

No but… Micardis (telmisartan) is an angiotensin receptor blocker. There are others that should be covered by your insurance. Some examples are: irbesartan, olmesartan, candesartan and valsartan.

What antihypertensive drugs 1)work like Micardis (telmisartan) or 2) are well-tested and are available as generics?

Micardis (telmisartan) generics. Micardis (telmisartan) is a member of the angiotensin receptor blocker class of anti-hypertensives. Losartan is a member of the same class and is now available as a generic. Another agent of the same class, valosartan, is off patent and is not yet available as a generic alone, however, there is a generic valosartan pill combined with a thiazide diuretic being marketed.