Cozaar for Cancer Treatment

Friday, October 4th, 2013

Losartan (Cozaar), a blood pressure medicine, may be useful in improving chemotherapy efficacy for cancer treatment, according to a US-based study. The study was done by researchers from the Massachusetts General Hospital. The researchers involved in this study found that this medicine relaxes blood vessels in tumors and allows the chemotherapy to flow more freely […]

Cozaar Beneficial in Marfan’s Syndrome Treatment

Sunday, September 22nd, 2013

A recent study suggests that losartan (Cozaar) can help slow down aortic root dilation in patients diagnosed with Marfan’s syndrome. Losartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker, and Marfan’s syndrome is a genetic disorder that affects connective tissue. Aortic dissections are a critical event in Marfan’s syndrome that can often be fatal. The study was done […]