Valsartan is indicated for the treatment of hypertension, lower blood pressure. Lowering blood pressure reduces the risk of fatal and nonfatal cardiovascular events, primarily strokes and myocardial infarction
Lower high Blood Pressure
Treat Heart Failure
Improve survival after a Heart Attack
Valsartan belongs to a class of drugs called angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs). These drugs are often used to treat similar conditions.
Valsartan works by blocking the effect of angiotensin. This makes the blood vessels to relax more. It also allows the kidney to get rid of extra water and salt. This helps in lowering the blood pressure.