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COMPARISON OF ANGIOTENSIN II RECEPTOR BLOCKERS (ARBs)

Drug

Dose Equivalence

Maximum daily dose

Losartan (Cozaar®)1

50mg

100mg

Candesartan (Atacand®)1

8mg

32mg

Eprosartan (Teveton®) 600mg 800mg

Irbesartan (Avapro®)2

150mg

300mg

Telmisartan (Micardis®)2

40mg

80mg

Valsartan (Diovan®)2

80mg

160mg (160mg BID evaluated in heart failure studies)

1formulary drug
2
automatically interchanged to candesartan at an equivalent dose