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Valsartan is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (sometimes called an ARB). Valsartan is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) in adults and children who are at least 1 year old. Lowering blood pressure may lower your risk of a stroke or heart attack. Valsartan is also used in adults to treat heart failure and lower your risk of needing to be hospitalized, and to lower your risk of death after a heart attack. Valsartan may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
High Blood Press/Heart Disease

Frequently Asked Questions

Do not use if you are pregnant. Stop using valsartan and tell your doctor right away if you become pregnant.

If you have diabetes, do not take valsartan with any medication that contains aliskiren (a blood pressure medicine).

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Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Diovan Tablet 320 Mg160 Mg80 Mg40 Mg
Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Valsartan Tablet 40 Mg320 Mg160 Mg80 Mg

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