Co-Diovan 160 mg / 25 mg
Co-Diovan 320 mg / 25 mg
Co-Diovan 80 mg / 12.5 mg
Co-Diovan 160 mg / 12,5 mg
Co-Diovan 320 mg / 12.5 mg
The active ingredient of Co-Diovan is Valsartan. Co-Diovan fixed-dose combination is indicated in patients whose blood pressure is not adequately controlled on Valsartan or Hydrochlorothiazide monotherapy.
Once a day together with food or before a meal. Maximal daily dose is 160 mg, usual dose is 80 mg daily. Depending on your condition dosage may change. Do not take Co-Diovan if it was not administered to you. Follow all directions of your doctor.
FDA pregnancy category D. Co-Diovan may be harmful to an unborn baby. Continue treatment with Co-Diovan even if you feel fine unless your doctor told you different. In rare cases, Co-Diovan can cause a condition that results in the breakdown of skeletal muscle tissue, which then leads to kidney failure. In this case such symptoms as fever, nausea, dark colored urine, muscle pain appear and you should inform your doctor immediately about it to avoid further complications.
Contraindications are hypersensitivity to active substances, other sulfonamide-derived medicinal products. Second and third trimester of pregnancy. Severe hepatic impairment, biliary cirrhosis and cholestasis. Severe renal impairment (creatinine clearance < 30 ml/min), anuria. Refractory hypokalaemia, hyponatraemia, hypercalcaemia, and symptomatic hyperuricaemia.
Potassium-sparing diuretics, K+ medications, salts which contain K+ in interaction with Co-Diovan may facilitate development of hyperpotassemia. Diuretics in combination with Co-Diovan cause hypotention.
If you missed a dose take it as soon as you remember, but not if it is almost time of the next intake by your schedule. If it occured skip the missed dose. Do not try to compensate a missed dose by taking an extra one.
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