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Im taking Diovan hct and metformin they did a blood test and it came a little high on the liver what do you think it can be?
Fatty Liver?: Many people with diabetes or pre-diabetes have high liver proteins (ast & alt) due to metabolic problems resulting in fat being deposited in the liver resulting in inflammation. Weight loss and a low-carb diet may be helpful in stopping this. Your doctor may also want to check if the high liver proteins are caused by either of your medications. ...Read more
This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more
I have High BP, TMD & anxiety. I only take Diovan 80mg & vit D (cod liver oil). Is it ok for me to take Vit. B Complex and iron?
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
What is your opinion on switching from Diovan 320 mgs to generic Valsartan 320 mgs? He had been on Diovan brand for many years, however, now more $
On Diovan 320mg, just gone generic and prices has exploded, any suggestions on a replacement med that's similar. Works fairly well.
HTN medications: There are multiplle drugs on the market including the generic for Diovan. Is the Diovan generic too expensive as well.There may be a specific reason your doctor has you on Diovan for instance to protect your kidneys with renal disease or with diabetes.You need to consult with your doctor, see which medicine is best for you and your conditions, bring with you a list of meds insurance covers. ...Read more
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