Cosart 50/12.5mg (India)
Uses of Cosart 50
Cosart 50 is a prescription medicine used to treat hypertension or high blood pressure in adults. It helps lower blood pressure and prevents future heart attacks. Aside from hypertension, Cosart is also beneficial in treating heart failure.
Cosart’s generic name is Losartan. It is a part of a group of drugs called angiotensin receptor blockers. This drug class works by narrowing the blood vessels, thus, preventing high blood pressure and improving blood flow.
Cosart Precautions and Warnings
Do not use Cosart if you are allergic to it. If you are pregnant, this medicine may not be safe for use. To ensure Cosart is suitable for you, tell your healthcare professional if you have a history of the following conditions:
- Kidney disease
- Liver problems
- Cardiovascular problems
- Severe dehydration
Take one dose of Cosart with or without food. Your prescribed dosage will depend on the severity of your condition. Take this medicine at the same time each day. Medical professionals will also advise you to take Cosart regularly to get the most benefit and prevent any more episodes of hypertension.
Cosart Side Effects
Common side effects:
- Hypotension (low blood pressure)
- Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar)
- Increased potassium in the blood
- Increased blood urea
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