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20 Jan

Diabetes and heart failure
My husband is taking zartan 50mg (generic) Nebilet 5mg Metformin xr Optisulin Aphidra Ecotrin Zuvamor Lasix and spiractin once daily He has a constant cough? My GP already changed Ramipril to losartan? Pharmacy gave him generic zartan. Can zartan make him cough? He used to take carloc and was fine. The cardiologist changed then to pritor and concor And he then developed a serious skin rash. Which one is commonly causing skin rash pritor co or concor...
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23 Jan

Unfortunately it may mean that he is sensitive to the ACE Inhibitors as well as the Angiotensin II blockers. Take him back to your GP and ask him/her to put your husband back on Carloc.
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