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I have been taking olmesartan 20 mg for 2 weeks. Five days ago I woke up with a swollen white tongue. the white color went away after two days but the tongue is still swollen, How serious is this? No problem swallowing. A slight sore throat. Should I stop this med?/

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

A lot of antibiotics that's all. No other meds.

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I took Diovan for 13 years and it became ineffective. I have Lupus. No meds for it. Olmesartan and Hctz are the only meds I'm on.

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I am 73 years old. No other symptoms of angioedema. No recent illness. I called my doctor. She said she had never heard of a swollen tongue from an ARB. No other meds.
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