Losartan + Atenolol + Hydrochlorothiazide
Information about Losartan + Atenolol + Hydrochlorothiazide
Losartan + atenolol + hydrochlorothiazide uses
Losartan+Atenolol+Hydrochlorothiazide is used in the treatment of hypertension.
How losartan + atenolol + hydrochlorothiazide works
Losartan + atenolol + hydrochlorothiazide is a combination of three medicines: Losartan, atenolol and hydrochlorothiazide which lower blood pressure effectively. Losartan is a calcium channel blocker which works by blocking the hormone angiotensin to relax blood vessels, while atenolol is a beta blocker that works specifically on the heart to slow down the heart rate. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic which removes extra water and certain electrolytes from the body by increasing the amount of urine produced. Over time it also works by relaxing blood vessels and improving blood flow.
Common side effects of losartan + atenolol + hydrochlorothiazide
Nausea, Altered taste, Diarrhoea, Stomach upset, Headache, Dizziness, Cold extremities, Weakness, Numbness of extremity, Increased uric acid level in blood, Increased blood lipid level, Decreased magnesium level in blood, Slow heart rate, Decreased sodium level in blood, Decreased blood pressure