Equivalent doses may also vary according to indication and based on specific patient factors. * Initial daily doses recommended in heart failure include: candesartan 4 to 8 mg daily (max: 32 mg daily), losartan 25 to 50 mg daily (max: 50 to mg daily), and valsartan 20 to 40 mg twice daily (max: mg twice daily). Equivalent doses in irbesartan, valsartan, and losartan identified through formulary switch at a Veterans Affairs medical center. Formulary Losartan: BID dosing may provide better end-of-dose blood pressure control than Equivalent doses in irbesartan, valsartan, and losartan identified through.
Patients entering the active treatment phase of the study were randomly assigned to receive a once‐daily dose of one of the following ARBs: 20 mg olmesartan; 50 mg losartan; 80 mg valsartan; or mg irbesartan. Comparative efficacy of olmesartan, losartan, valsartan, and irbesartan in the with losartan and valsartan ( and mm Hg, respectively) and equivalent to. METHODS: Valsartan (80, , and mg), 50 mg losartan, mg as a marker of receptor blockade, on day 8, mg valsartan was equivalent to mg.
Download Citation on ResearchGate | Equivalent dosing of irbesartan, valsartan, and losartan identified through formulary switch at a Veterans Affairs medical. Both valsartan and losartan are ARBs (angiotensin receptor blockers), and losartan has been around the longest. Both are available as cheap.