Cozaar , medically known as losartan as well, is an angiotensin II receptor used to control high blood pressure and decrease the risk of stroke, heart failure or kidney disease.
It blocks certain substances in the body in order to loosen the blood vessels, so that the blood pressure lowers and the blood passes through the blood vessels easily. Cozaar comes as an oral tablet. The dose of this medicine may be different depending on your age and symptoms and will be determined by your doctor.
Common side effects of Cozaar are headache and dizziness. Other side effects may occur on few patients including cough, muscle pain or difficult sleeping.
Cozaar can also be used to treat other medical conditions as suggested by your doctor.