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What is the dosage for Avapro?

The starting dose of the blood pressure medication Avapro (irbesartan) is usually low -- 150 milligrams (mg) once a day. If the medication isn't effective at the dose, a doctor may increase it to 300 mg a day. In addition, another drug can be taken along with Avapro to adequately control blood pressure.

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