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Losartan Recalls

What link will help me find out if my Losartan is on recall? Is Losartan/HCT 100-12.5 mg made in the USA? Is there any recall on NDC 43547-425-09? ## Hi Linda, as to your original question about a recall, I checked on FDA MedWatch and did not find anything about your specific brand of Losartan/HCTZ tablets (NDC 43547-425, manufactured by Solco) being recalled. Solco did have a recall of Valsartan/HCTZ in 2018 [1]. What you might be referring to is the Losartan/HCTZ recall from Torrent Pharmaceuticals [2], [3] ... but that is a different manufacturer and NDC code than what you originally listed. Also, as far as where this drug is manufactured, it could vary. For example, Solco is based in the United States, but they could outsource their manufacturing or some ingredients from other count...

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Losaar plus 50/12.5 side effects

I've been taking Losaar plus 50mg/12.5mg and now I'm sitting with foot problems and swelling of the ankle. Is this a known side effect? ## The swelling, aka edema, can be a side effect, as reported by the NIH. You may also experience nausea, increased urination, headache, and hypotension. As to the foot problems can you be more specific about them? You comment about them is very vague, so it is hard to say. Are you on any other medications?

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Effects of Losar-Denk

I have been taking Losar-Denk for two weeks now, but my libido has drastically gone down. Would this be one of the side effects? ## Yes, that can be a side effect of this medication, according to NIH reports, you may also experience nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination, dehydration, and hypotension. What dose are you currently taking? Has there been any change?

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Losartan Potassium and Atenolol Dizziness?

My wife was very dizzy and tired while taking Lozartan Potassium along with Atenolol 25 mg. She is taking half a pill now (for a day) and it seems to have helped so far. Is this a common side effect? ## How have her blood pressure readings been? It is possible that her blood pressure was going a little too low and caused those symptoms, or she may have been getting dehydrated from the medication, because it can cause similar symptoms. Learn more Losartan details here. Learn more Atenolol details here. Is her doctor aware that she is only taking half a tablet, now?

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What are other folks takeing this rx for?

What side affects? if any are patients getting? I just started Losartan. Along with my other drugs I started to get very tired , Blood Pressure dropped from 140 to 114 I am also on other blood Pressure meds. I was very dizzy, tired, ## Those can be normal side effects of taking Losartan, since it's an ARB that's used to help treat high blood pressure and certain cardiac conditions. Learn more Losartan information here. You may also experience nausea and stomach pain. Have things improved any?

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Should I increse the drug dose to 50 level

.I am using this medicine(Losavas 25) for last 1 year. Blood pressure is now 130/90. Before i year it was 140/90. After taking medicine BP was lowered. ## Have you consulted your doctor? They are really the only person that is qualified to judge whether or not you require a dosage adjustment. What were the readings after taking the medication?

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