Valsartan is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist used to treat high blood pressure.
Common brand names:Diovan
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- PotassiumAngiotensin receptor blocker drugs such as valsartan have caused significant increases in blood potassium levels. Potassium supplements, potassium-containing salt substitutes (No Salt, Morton Salt Substitute, and others), and even high-potassium foods (including Noni juice) should be avoided by those taking valsartan, unless directed otherwise by their doctor.
Last Review: 03-18-2015
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