NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,992 terms related to cancer and medicine.
- listen (loh-SAR-tan)
- A drug used to treat high blood pressure. Losartan blocks the action of chemicals that make blood vessels constrict (get narrower). It is a type of angiotensin II receptor antagonist. Also called Cozaar and losartan potassium.