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Who Should Avoid Losartan-Hydrochlorothiazide?

Who Should Not Take Losartan-Hydrochlorothiazide?

You should not take losartan-hydrochlorothiazide if you:
  • Are allergic to Hyzaar, losartan, hydrochlorothiazide, Cozaar®, or any inactive component used to make Losartan-hydrochlorothiazide. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients in losartan-hydrochlorothiazide.
  • Are allergic to sulfonamide-derived drugs (also referred to as sulfa drugs). This includes certain types of antibiotics, diabetes medicines, and diuretics.
  • Have severe kidney disease.
  • Have liver disease.

A Summary of Losartan-Hydrochlorothiazide Precautions and Warnings

There are a number of situations where losartan-hydrochlorothiazide should not be taken, as well as a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of with this drug. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions for losartan-hydrochlorothiazide were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the precautions and warnings that may apply to you.
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