Valent 160mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 2:59 am

Valent 160mg Tablet

Uses of Valent 160mg Tablet

Valent 160mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Hypertension, Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)

Side effects of Valent 160mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Valent 160mg Tablet are – Abdominal Pain, Diarrhea, Indigestion, Nausea, Vomiting

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Valent 160mg Tablet

Do not use Valent 160mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Valsartan

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Valent 160mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Valent 160mg Tablet works

Valent 160mg Tablet contains – Valsartan

Valsartan blocks the hormone angiotensin II from binding to receptor sites in vascular smooth muscle, adrenal glands, and other tissues. This action inhibits vasoconstrictive and aldosterone-secreting effects of angiotensin II, thereby reducing blood pressure.

Dosage of Valent 160mg Tablet

The dosage of Valent 160mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Valent 160mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Valent 160mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Drug :- antihypertensives, diuretics: Additive hypotensive effect.

potassium salts, potassium-sparing diuretics: Possibly hyperkalemia.

Food :- potassium-containing salt substitutes: Possibly hyperkalemia.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.