Angiotensin II inhibitors with thiazides
What are Angiotensin II inhibitors with thiazides?
Angiotensin II inhibitors with thiazides is a combination medicine containing both an angiotensin II inhibitor and a thiazide. The angiotensin II inhibitor stops the activation of the angiotensin II receptor which results in vasodilatation, a reduction of aldosterone production and reduced vasopressin. These effects cause the reduction of blood pressure. Thiazide diuretics decrease active re-absorption of sodium and chloride ions by inhibiting the sodium/chloride co-transporter in the distal convoluted tubule. This causes an increase in urine production (diuresis) and results in a decrease in blood volume and a reduction in blood pressure.
List of Angiotensin II inhibitors with thiazides:
|Drug Name||Reviews||Avg. Ratings|
|Atacand HCT (Pro)|
Generic name: candesartan / hydrochlorothiazide
Generic name: hydrochlorothiazide / irbesartan
|Benicar HCT (Pro)|
Generic name: hydrochlorothiazide / olmesartan
|Diovan HCT (Pro)|
Generic name: hydrochlorothiazide / valsartan
Generic name: azilsartan medoxomil / chlorthalidone
Generic name: hydrochlorothiazide / losartan
|Micardis HCT (Pro)|
Generic name: hydrochlorothiazide / telmisartan
|Teveten HCT (Pro)|
Generic name: eprosartan / hydrochlorothiazide
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