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My sister takes Diovan (valsartan) 160 2x day for blood pressure, she has been out for over a week, can she take my Lisinopril 20 until she can get hers ?
High Blood pressure: Not wise to give your sister your medication. Have your sis call her doctor asap for assistance. ...Read more
Are there safe OTC allergy meds someone with htn(controlled with prescription med-diovan hct 160/12.5, 1 tab daily) can take on a regular basis?
Bun/creatinine ratio = 20...Taking Diovan (valsartan) hct 160/12.5 for htn-could diuretic in BP med be affecting level?
Likely: We have a saying in laboratory medicine, "treat the patient, not the numbers." you may be a little dry from your diuretic or simply not having drunk water before the exam. Generally, there's little reason to focus on your lab numbers; look at how your medication is affecting you generally, and how you feel. ...Read more
Hi doctor in chronic hypertension the patient give Diovan (valsartan) tab 160 mg 1*1 with aspirin what else you think most given thank you?
Many things: Depending on the severity of your hypertension, your physician may prescribe a number of meds. In particular, they will recommend life style changes that include lower salt, lose weight, more veggies and less meat stop smoking get more exercise and the other usual changes.Believe it or not they do work but you have to keep at it. ...Read more
Due to costs, doc switching me from 160 mg Diovan (valsartan) daily (evening) to losartan. Also take metoprolol 75 mg, morning and evening. Any concerns switching?
No: Everything should work the same way as before. It's just a matter of taking generic vs the name brand. ...Read more
Antihypertensive: This drug is an angiotensin receptor blocker used to treat hypertension. It is considered helpful in promoting healing of the kidney tissue and is a good choice in persons who develop a cough on drugs called ace inhibitors (angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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