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

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Patients are not to take Entresto if they are allergic to sacubitril or valsartan or any of the ingredients in Entresto; have had an allergic reaction including swelling of the face, lips, tongue, throat or trouble breathing while taking a type of medicine called angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor or angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB); or take an ACE inhibitor medicine.
In brief, 1101 patients with ACS, without left ventricular systolic dysfunction or clinical heart failure but increased concentration of a natriuretic peptide measured within 3-10 days after their qualifying event [[greater than or equal to] 80 ng/L for B-type NP (BNP) or [greater than or equal to] 400 ng/L for N-terminal pro-B-type NP (NT-proBNP)], were randomized to aliskiren, valsartan, their combination, or placebo (see Supplemental Fig.
Study design was similar in five trials, comparison between a placebo arm and a treatment arm with either an ACE inhibitor (perindopril in PEP-CHF and enalapril in Enalapril study) or ARB (irbesartan in IPRESERVE, candesartan in CHARM Preserved and valsartan in Valsartan study).
It has been scientifically proven that Valsartan has several medical advantages in addition to its use to treat high blood pressure.
A dose-dependent effect of ARB/HCTZ on BP reductions and control rates has been observed through the approved ARB dose range with losartan (up to 100 mg), valsartan (up to 320 mg), and olmesartan (up to 40 mg) in combination with HCTZ 12.
Exforge is a single table combination of the antihypertensive medicines amlodipine (CCB) and Valsartan (ARB).
The landmark trial involved 15,000 patients in 24 countries and the results, published today, show that a drug called valsartan provides an effective alternative to conventional medication.
The landmark Valiant clinical trial into the drug, also known as valsartan, involving 14,703 patients worldwide found that is as effective at improving survival after a heart attack as the conventional Ace inhibitor treatments for those patients also taking other 'background' treatments such as aspirin, beta-blockers and statins.
ACE inhibitors/ARBS--captopril, lisinopril, quinapril, ramipril/losartan, valsartan.
He reported on 17,532 individuals who underwent an oral glucose tolerance test as part of the screening process for participation in the Nateglinide and Valsartan in Impaired Glucose Tolerance Outcomes Research (NAVIGATOR) trial.
No significant drug interactions involving valsartan, irbesartan, or candesartan have been reported.
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Heart failure patients with preserved ejection who received an investigational agent LCA696 experienced a significant reduction of NT-proBNP at 12 weeks compared with those who received valsartan, a randomized, multicenter, phase II trial demonstrated.