Diovan 80mg Tablets 28’s contains Valsartan Diovan 80 mg. This tablet is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It works by blocking the hormone angiotensin, thereby relaxing blood vessels. Also it allows the blood to flow more smoothly and the heart to pump more efficiently.
Diovan is a prescription medicine called an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). It is used in adults to:
- lower high blood pressure (hypertension) in adults and children, 6 to 16 years of age.
- treat heart failure in adults. In these patients, Diovan may lower the need for hospitalization that happens from heart failure.
- improve the chance of living longer after a heart attack (myocardial infarction) in adults.
Diovan is not for children under 6 years of age or children with certain kidney problems.