A 65-year-old male asked:
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In order to avoid being "addicted" to one medication, can I take Diovan (valsartan) this month then Benicar next month, and so on ? Thank you.

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Dr. Masoud Sadighpour
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
High blood pressure: Taking a certain medication for high blood pressure is not an addiction. Any good blood pressure medication such as diovan, (valsartan) if is doing the job should be taken regularly.
Answered on Jul 28, 2013
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