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Synonyms for valsartan

an angiotensin II inhibitor that is used to treat high blood pressure


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Methodology: A method for detection and quantification of valsartan in human plasma has been developed using an isocratic elution on reversed phase liquid chromatography with ultraviolet detection at a single wavelength (265 nm) and the addition standard method.
The second drug accepted for review, Exforge (amlodipine besylate/valsartan), utilizes two complementary mechanisms of action through the calcium channel blocker (CCB) amlodipine and the angeiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) valsartan.
Experts now believe that the new valsartan drug, an ARB (angiotensin receptor blocker), serves the same purpose by blocking the pathways at a different point.
NAVIGATOR is an ongoing Novartis Pharma--sponsored randomized trial aimed at showing whether a multipronged intervention involving diet, exercise, and nateglinide and/or valsartan will prevent or delay onset of type 2 diabetes or improve cardiovascular outcomes in patients with impaired glucose tolerance who are at increased risk of cardiovascular disease.
Conclusion: Glutamine in combination with valsartan enhanced the therapeutic effects by improving cardiac function which may be associated with decreased expressions of BNP and NT-proBNP and beneficial effects of glutamine on immune function.
To further elucidate the potential mechanisms of its anti-platelet property, relative expression of COX-2 and TXB [sub]2 and p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase (p38MAPK) and nuclear factor-kB (NF-kB) activities in human aortic endothelial cells (HAECs) stimulated by Ang II with or without pretreatment of valsartan were also determined.
The Aliskiren and Valsartan to Reduce NTproBNP via Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone-System Blockade (AVANT GARDE)/Thrombolysis in Myo cardial Infarction (TIMI) 43 Trial randomized patients to aliskiren (a direct renin inhibitor), valsartan, their combination, or placebo for 8 weeks after ACS (11).
The researchers found that those who had taken ARBs--including losartan (Cozaar), candesartan (Atacand), irbesartan (Avapro), olmesartan (Benicar), valsartan (Diovan), telmisartan (Micardis) and eprosartan (Teveten)--had fewer brain plaques.
ARBs include valsartan (Diovan), losartan (Cozaar), and irbesartan (Avapro).
There are seven single-ingredient ARBs approved by the FDA for treating hypertension: candesartan (Atacand), irbesartan (Avapro), olmesartan (Benicar), losartan (Cozaar), valsartan (Diovan), telmisartan (Micardis), and eprosartan (Teveten).
Summary: The world's leading drug for the treatment of hypertension, congestive heart failure, and post-myocardial infarction -- Valsartan -- remains a top treatment option for UAE heart patients, according to the country's top cardiologists.
6] mmol/1) as the control and then observed the change of curve after TF and Valsartan (Ang II receptor blocker) administration.
Summary: A simple, rapid, precise, accurate high performance liquid chromatography method has been developed and subsequently validated for determination of valsartan in rabbit plasma.
2019 for drugs for the combination of active ingredients valsartan / amlodipine (atc code according to who: C09db01)