Valent 40 Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Valent Tablet

Valent 40 Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.

Valent Tablet side effects

Common
  • Dizziness
  • Back pain
  • Sinus inflammation
  • Increased potassium level in blood

How to use Valent Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Valent 40 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Valent Tablet works

Valent 40 Tablet is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It relaxes blood vessel by blocking the action of a chemical that usually makes blood vessels tighter. This lowers the blood pressure, allowing the blood to flow more smoothly to different organs and the heart to pump more efficiently.

Valent Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Valent 40 Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Valent 40 Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Valent 40 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Valent 40 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Valent 40 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular blood pressure monitoring is recommended. No dose adjustment is needed in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Valent 40 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Valent 40 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Valent Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Valent 40 Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Valent 40 Tablet
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₹4.5/Tablet
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Valtan 40mg Tablet
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Valent 40 Tablet to improve your blood pressure.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces the chance of future heart attack & stroke.
  • It may also be used to treat chronic (long-standing) heart failure.
  • It protects kidney function which is especially useful for people with diabetes or mild-to-moderate kidney diseases.
  • It can make you feel dizzy for the first few days. Take it preferably at bedtime and rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • It may increase the level of potassium in blood. Avoid taking potassium supplements and potassium-rich foods such as banana and broccoli.
  • Do not take it during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you conceive while taking Valent 40 Tablet.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Valent with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Cnoxrin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycolith
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Excrete
MODERATE
Brand(s): Tamocas
MODERATE
Brand(s): Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Valent

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Ankle (leg) edima/odema Patient have diabetics. B.PPatient is on insulin's two time, one tab of B.P (valent h) At night aspirin tab, Sugar is normal Last 10 days edima on ankle leg
Dr. Ankur Kumar Tanwar
Ayurveda
use mehanil tab , rajniamalak churna , gudmar and gokshura churna
I have recently been advised by my Doctor to change My hypertension medicine~Amlopress5 with VALSATAN 80 Which records seriiu side effe ts like heat and renal failure. Should i accept this new change?
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
Do not drive because you may feel sleepy or dizzy while being treated with valsartan. Do not start or continue valsartan, if you are dehydrated due to sickness, diarrhea or use of diuretics. Do not take valsartan, if you have history of swelling of eyes and lips (angioedema) or any disease of the heart (eg. ischemic heart disease, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, cardiogenic shock, or heart attack). Avoid taking valsartan if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.VALENT 80MG TABLEt is cheaper and yes you can continue, check ur Sr. Creat, BUN, Urine for Protein, ECG, BP
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FAQs

Q. Is Valent an ace inhibitor, beta blocker, statin, blood thinner, or ARB?

Valent is not an ace inhibitor, beta blocker, statin, or blood thinner drug. It is an angiotensin-II receptor blocker (ARB)

Q. Is Valent the same as Diovan?

Yes, Diovan is the brand name for Valent

Q. Is Valent generic?

Yes, Valent is a generic drug

Q. Can I take valsartan with Tylenol (acetaminophen), Viagra (sildenafil), Advil (ibuprofen) or amlodipine?

Valsartan should not be given with Advil. It is not reported to interact with Tylenol, Viagra, or amlodipine. Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding their simultaneous use

Q. Does Valent cause weight gain, cough, dry mouth, insomnia, itching, hair loss, erectile dysfunction (ED), or lower heart rate?

Valent may cause cough, weight gain, erectile dysfunction, or lower heart rate. It generally not been shown to cause dry mouth, insomnia, itching, or hair loss. Please consult your doctor if you experience these side effects

Q. Is Valent safe?

Valent is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 17th Aug 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Lupin Ltd, 3rd floor Kalpataru Inspire, Off. W E Highway, Santacruz (East), Mumbai 400 055. India
MRP
80.8
10 tablets in 1 strip
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