Eprosartan/HCTZ may be prescribed for people who have high blood pressure. This combination medication works by relaxing the blood vessels and reducing blood volume. It comes in the form of a tablet that is usually taken once a day. Although most people tolerate this medicine well, side effects are possible and may include headaches, dizziness, and fatigue.
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