Medicine : Diovan Fct(160mg)

Name:Diovan Fct(160mg)
Manufacturer:Novartis Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Generic Use:Valsartan
Composition:Valsartan(160 Mg)
Substitutes:valent fc(160mg) , valfect (160mg) , diovan (160mg) , starval (160mg) , valzaar (160mg) , valent (160mg) , diovan fct(160mg)

Generic ( Valsartan )

Typical use Of Valsartan :Chronic Congestive Heart Failure, Hypertension, Myocardial Infarction.
Mechanism of action of Valsartan :Valsartan Is An ARB That Selectively Inhibits The Binding Of Angiotensin II To AT1, Which Is Found In Many Tissues Suchas Vascular Smooth Muscle And The Adrenal Glands. This Effectively Inhibits The AT1-mediated Vasoconstrictive Andaldosterone-secreting Effects Of Angiotensin II And Results In A Decrease In Vascular Resistance And Blood Pressure.
Drug Interaction of Valsartan :Valsartan Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Potassium Glycerophosphate. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Valsartan :Hyperkalemia, Anemia, Angioedema, Azotemia, Dizziness, Headache, Fatigue, Abdominal Pain, Cough.


How Valsartan will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Valsartan will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Valsartan

No Studies Found