Losartan for high blood pressure

Get an online losartan prescription

Skip the waiting room and connect with an online doctor, for a losartan prescription, at a time that suits you at Tia Health.  

Access the medication you needwhen you need it. 

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Losartan for high blood pressure

Get an online losartan prescription

Access the medication you need when you need it and connect with an online doctor, for an losartan prescription, at a time that suits you at Tia Health.

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What is losartan potassium 

Losartan potassium, commonly known as losartanis in the angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs) class of medication. It relaxes the blood vessels to create an easier flow of blood and can be used to address several different conditions or issues, including: 

  • High blood pressure 
  • Kidney damage (hypertension or nephropathy) in individuals with type 2 diabetes 
  • Lowering risk of stroke in individuals with heart disease 

What is losartan potassium 

Losartan potassium, commonly known as losartanis in the angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs) class of medication. It relaxes the blood vessels to create an easier flow of blood and can be used to address several different conditions or issues, including: 

  • High blood pressure 
  • Kidney damage (hypertension or nephropathy) in individuals with type 2 diabetes 
  • Lowering risk of stroke in individuals with heart disease 

What are common side effects of losartan?

Side effects of losartan potassium medication include:  

  • Stomach pain or diarrhea 
  • Fatigue 
  • Difficulty sleeping 
  • Leg or back pain 
  • Cramping muscles  
  • Cold or flu symptoms  
  • Headaches 

What at-home remedies are there for lowering high blood pressure? 

Certain lifestyle changes can help to bring down blood pressure levels, these include: 

  • Maintaining a regular exercise regime
  • Eating a healthy diet 
  • Avoiding smoking 
  • Reducing alcohol intake  

Are there any specific instructions for taking losartan potassium?

When providing an online losartan prescription, your doctor will clearly outline how to take it and the correct dosage to follow based on your age, severity of the condition, and any other medical conditions presentOther things to keep in mind are: 

  • Do not stop taking the medication if you feel it isn’t working as it can take 3-6 weeks for the blood pressure to drop once you start your losartan prescription 
  • You will need to have regular blood pressure checks when taking losartan to ensure that it doesn’t drop too low.  
  • If you miss a dose and it has been longer than twelve hours than skip this dose, do not take extra medication to make up for it.  
  • Avoid drugs and alcohol during the course of your losartan prescription.  

What warnings are associated with losartan 

There are several warnings a doctor will make you aware of when providing an online losartan prescription. These include: 

  • Vomiting or diarrhea 
  • Allergic reaction, which causes difficulty breathing, swollen throat, tongue, face, or lips, or hives 
  • Extreme sweating  
  • Feeling dehydrated, leading to low blood pressure  
  • Kidney failure, in very rare cases 
  • Muscle tenderness  
  • Dizziness, drowsiness or feeling lightheaded 
  • Fainting  

When should I speak to a doctor about losartan potassium side effects? 

If you are experiencing severe side effects, then you should contact your doctor immediatelyThese include any of the warning behaviours listed above.   

How do I prepare for my appointment?

To ensure the physician can provide an accurate medication prescription during your appointment, you can help by noting down any concerns and answers in advance, along with any allergies and other medications they should be aware of. Other conditions to make the doctor aware of are: 

  • Diabetes
  • Kidney disease
  • Liver disease 
  • Electrolyte imbalance  
  • Congestive heart failure  
  • Pregnancy or breastfeeding 

What will my online appointment be like?

Appointments usually take between five to thirty minutes depending on the individual need. The online doctor will ask for a description of your symptoms. This will allow them to determine the best course of treatment. If necessary, they may recommend a follow-up appointment or a visit to a physical clinic.  

How booking works.

“How do I connect with an online doctor about an online losartan prescription?”

Our virtual clinic is designed to provide you with secure, trusted and easy access to the advice and care you need when you need it.

Here is how to book an appointment:

Here is how to book an appointment:

Skip the waiting room and book a virtual clinic appointment instead

Step 1

Select which doctor you would like to see and whether you prefer a phone or video call. We have a variety of male and female doctors available to help you in a number of languages.

Step 2

Attend your virtual appointment from the comfort of your own home using your chosen method of communication. We do not require you to download any apps or programs.

Step 3

Receive guidance and losartan dosage recommendations from the medical specialist. The doctor can share any necessary prescriptions with your chosen pharmacy, and you can opt to have medication delivered to your home for free or can collect in-person if preferred.

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Get the best care from anywhere!

Tia Health is focused on modernizing and digitizing healthcare. Our mission is to positively impact health outcomes by leveraging technology to empower patients and doctors.

This page is intended for informational purposes only and does not provide medical advice. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

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