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THURSDAY, April 8 (HealthDay News) -- The first generic versions of two drugs to treat high blood pressure, Cozaar (losartan potassium) and Hyzaar (losartan potassium and hydrochlorothiazide), have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
The brand-name versions of both drugs are manufactured by Merck & Co. Licenses to produce generics of one or both medications were granted to a number of firms, including Teva Pharmaceuticals, Mylan Pharmaceuticals, Roxane Laboratories and Torrent Pharmaceuticals, the FDA said.
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