What is the difference between Valsartan and Candesartan?

The difference between valsartan and candesartan

is that “valsartan” is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist and “candesartan” is an angiotensin receptor antagonist used for the treatment of hypertension.

valsartan

candesartan

Noun

  • An angiotensin II receptor antagonist.

Noun

  • (medicine) An angiotensin receptor antagonist used for the treatment of hypertension