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Does norvasc, Diovan (valsartan) and/or allopurinol cause urinary problems?
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Dr. Mahaveer Mukkamalla
Family Medicine
7 doctors agree
In brief: No
No, they are perfectly safe drugs in a normal individual with hypertension and gout.
However the renal function needs to be monitored every 3-6 months in someone who takes Diovan (valsartan) or allopurinol.

In brief: No
No, they are perfectly safe drugs in a normal individual with hypertension and gout.
However the renal function needs to be monitored every 3-6 months in someone who takes Diovan (valsartan) or allopurinol.
Dr. Mahaveer Mukkamalla
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Dr. Mark Goodman
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
May increase the frequency of urination.

In brief: No
May increase the frequency of urination.
Dr. Mark Goodman
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