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Other names: Valsartan
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Valsartan (Angiotan) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist (more commonly called an "ARB", or angiotensin receptor blocker), with p...Read on Wikipedia
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Diovan for High Blood Pressure
We analyzed what people said about Diovan and compared it to other High Blood Pressure medications
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Diovan late in 2008. I also take Paxil which is similar...
" I started Diovan late in 2008. I also take Paxil which is similar to ...prolonged periods of sitting my hip joints ache. I've seen several doctors trying ...(and i'm only 50). i am frequently light-headed. i... "
and I have been experiencing increased joint pain in my...
" Diovan has been prescribed for me in increasing doses. My ...has not decreased and I have been experiencing increased joint pain in my knees and elbows.I... "
have been on Diovan 80 mg for 15 years. It has controlled...
" I have been on Diovan 80 mg for 15 years. ...problem is the cost. Is valsartin a generic equivalent? I dont know of ...year old male and have attributed weight gain and joint pain... "
\"just me\". I have been on Diovan for apprx 6mths (chngd...
" ...being \"just me\". I have been on Diovan for apprx 6mths (chngd from Lisinopril-bad cough)and have experienced chronic reflux issues, extreme hairloss and thinning, ...39 yr old female slightly... "
to begin with. Dr. put me on Diovan 160 and am ony down...
" ...165/80 to begin with. Dr. put me on Diovan 160 and am ony down ...that Dr. doesn't attribute to Diovan. Other BP meds I couldn't ...Ongoing cough, shortness of breath, back/joint pain, hair loss, weight... "
ut I have had severe muscle and joint pain this past month a...
" ...up on my fifth blood pressure drug. THEY say Diovan and other ARBs have few side effects but I have had severe muscle and joint pain this past month after starting... "
since starting to take Diovan_ -HCTZ -Furosemide -Ami...
" ...kinds of di-uretics since starting to take Diovan_ -HCTZ -Furosemide -Amiloride In while ...y was tanking these medication joint pains came in abundance in the... "
down to 120/70. I have experienced sexual disfunction...
" ...so my doctor prescribed Diovan 1 year ago. Started at 80mg, am now at highest dossage of 320mg. It has gotten my blood pressure from 175/95 down to 120/70. I have experienced sexual disfunction... "
began taking Diovan 40mg 12.5 mg. hctz about 18 months ago....
" I began taking Diovan 40mg 12.5 mg. hctz about 18 months ago. It controlled my bp well and seemed to have few side effects. About 6 months ago I began having bouts of all over joint pain usually for... "
next week. I'm having a lot of joint pain also. I hope he...
" I am having bad foot and leg pain along with the worst ...I have ever had. My Diovan was just doubled from 40 ...back next week. I'm having a lot of joint pain also. I hope he calls... "
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