ARBs

ARBs are used to lower blood pressure to treat hypertension, heart failure, diabetic nephropathy, coronary artery disease, and heart attack. They work by relaxing blood vessels allowing more efficient pumping of the heart.

Why are
ARBs
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How is this chart calculated?

How we make this chart

This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular ARBs

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Cozaar
(losartan)
9
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LOSARTAN is used to treat high blood pressure and to reduce the risk of stroke in certain patients. This drug also slows the progression of kidney disease in patients with diabetes.
Diovan
(valsartan)
70
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VALSARTAN is used to treat high blood pressure. This drug is also used to treat patients with heart failure and patients who have had a heart attack.
Avapro
(irbesartan)
20
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IRBESARTAN is used to treat high blood pressure. This drug also slows down the progression of kidney disease in diabetic patients.
Benicar
184
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OLMESARTAN is used to treat high blood pressure.
Micardis
(telmisartan)
65
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TELMISARTAN is used to treat high blood pressure.
Atacand
(candesartan)
61
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CANDESARTAN is used to treat high blood pressure in children and adults. This drug is also used to treat adults with heart failure.
Edarbi
132
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AZILSARTAN is used to treat high blood pressure.
Teveten
(eprosartan)
48
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EPROSARTAN is used to treat high blood pressure.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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