Diovan

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Description

High blood pressure can cause many dangerous diseases including heart attacks and strokes. Not always hypertension is recognizable at the early stages, manifesting itself when the disease has been already diagnosed.

Costly but highly effective drug Diovan helps normalize blood pressure and relieve diseases of the cardiovascular system.

Hypotensive effects of this medication allow you not only to deal with the consequences of heart attacks, but also to help stabilize blood pressure in case of chronic hypertension.

Indications for use

  • congestive heart failure;
  • the consequences of myocardial infarction;
  • hypertension.

The drug allows increasing the number of successful outcomes in the occurrence of myocardial infarction and the consequences of chronic hypertension.

Method of application

The drug is taken only according to the medication prescription, where there is a treatment plan with the appropriate dosages. In any case it is impossible to deviate from the recommended treatment because excess dosages, as well as the deficiency of the drug may not produce the desired result.

Only strict adherence to the recommendations of the expert will allow avoiding adverse reactions, as well as accelerating the healing process.

The tablets are taken orally with plenty of water, not chewing. The schedule of reception does not affect the power mode, therefore, the concentration of active substance in the blood, in the full and empty stomach, is identical.

Drug contraindications

The drug is absolutely contraindicated only in the case when a person has a marked idiosyncrasy of the individual components of the drug.

The drug should be used carefully in the combination therapy in the case if a patient has chronic diseases of kidneys and liver.

Pregnancy

Due to the fact that the drug is absorbed into the blood, its use during pregnancy and lactation period is strictly contraindicated.

At the time of reception, especially in the first trimester, risk of spontaneous miscarriage increases to 78%.

Side effects

In 99% of cases Diovan is well tolerated by the body, causing only sporadic cases of adverse reactions. These include the following manifestations:

  • dizziness, fainting, drowsiness is achieved by increasing dosages of anti-hypertensive substances;
  • serum sickness – occurs in case of the simultaneous use of this drug with the drugs, delaying salt in the blood;
  • chest cough;
  • violation of kidney function;
  • nausea and diarrhea.

The main reason for the appearance of adverse reactions is individual intolerance of the active component of the medication. In the second place there is the presence of chronic diseases of the organs of the excretory system.