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NUVAL -D 160mg Tablet 14s

Valsartan:160mg + Hydrochlorothiazide:12.5mg | Angiotensin II receptor anatgonists

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Manufactured / Marketed By : Pharmevo Product Form : TabletPack Size : 14sIngredients : Valsartan:160mg + Hydrochlorothiazide:12.5mgGeneric Category : Angiotensin II receptor anatgonists

How it works

NUVAL -D 160mg Tablet 14s increases the excretion of water and sodium through the urine. NUVAL -D 160mg Tablet 14s relaxes the blood vessels and promotes the smooth flow of blood. Their combination is thus effective in reducing the blood pressure.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for NUVAL -D 160mg Tablet 14s

  • Dizziness severe
  • Chills severe
  • Difficult or painful urination severe
  • Fast heartbeat severe
  • Chest tightness severe
  • Sore throat
  • Heartburn
  • Itching or rash severe
  • Abdominal and stomach pain
  • Dry mouth severe
  • Joint pain, stiffness, and swelling
  • Cramping
  • Weakness severe

Uses of NUVAL -D 160mg Tablet 14s

What is it prescribed for?

  • Mild to moderate hypertension

    This medicine is used in the treatment of high blood pressure which may be caused by genetic or environmental factors.

Concerns

Frequently asked questions

  • Onset of action

    The effect of this medicine can be observed within 2 hours after oral administration.

  • Duration of Effect

    The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 24 hours.

  • Safe with Alchohol?

    Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with this medicine due to the increased risk of side effects such as dizziness, lightheadedness, and fainting. It is advised that you do not perform any activities that require high mental alertness such as driving a vehicle or operating machinery if you consume alcohol during treatment with this medicine.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendency has been reported.

  • Usage in pregnancy?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women except in life-threatening conditions. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may prescribe a safer alternative based on your clinical condition.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue breastfeeding or to discontinue the drug based on your clinical condition.

When not to use?

  • Aliskiren

    Coadministration of aliskiren and this combination medicine is not recommended due to the increased risk of serious adverse effects. This risk is especially higher in the elderly population and in patients with diabetes and kidney diseases.

  • Allergy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to NUVAL -D 160mg Tablet 14s , other sulfonamides, NUVAL -D 160mg Tablet 14s , or any other angiotensin receptor blockers.

  • Anuria

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with anuria, a condition where the kidney is unable to produce urine.

  • Severe renal impairment

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with severe renal impairment (CrCl < 30 ml/min) due to the increased risk of serious adverse effects.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women except in life-threatening conditions. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may prescribe a safer alternative based on your clinical condition.

  • Breast-feeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue breastfeeding or to discontinue the drug based on your clinical condition.

General Warnings
  • Hyperkalemia

    This medicine may increase the potassium levels in the blood (hyperkalemia). This may cause serious side effects such as fatal cardiac rhythm irregularities. It is advised to avoid potassium-rich foods (potatoes, bananas) and other medicines that may increase potassium levels (ACE inhibitors and potassium supplements) during treatment with this medicine.

  • Pediatric population

    This medicine is not recommended for use in children since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.

  • Hepatic dysfunction

    This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients suffering from liver diseases due to an increase in the risk of serious adverse effects. Close monitoring of liver function is advised while taking this medicine. Report any symptoms of confusion or jaundice to the doctor on priority. Replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

  • Volume and electrolyte depletion

    This medicine may alter the blood volume and electrolyte levels in some patients. This may cause dizziness, dry mouth, and acid-base imbalance. This risk is especially higher in patients suffering from kidney and liver diseases. Close monitoring of blood pressure and electrolyte levels is recommended for such patients. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

  • Severe renal impairment

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of severe renal impairment due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition.

  • Renal artery stenosis

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of renal artery stenosis since it may worsen the patient's condition.

  • Driving and operating machines

    This medicine may cause dizziness or drowsiness in some patients. It is advised that you do not perform any activities that require high mental alertness like driving a vehicle or operating machinery if you experience these symptoms during treatment with this medicine.

Dosage

  • Missed Dose

    Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.

  • Overdose

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

Interactions

Interaction with Medicines
  • Aliskiren severe
  • Captopril severe
  • Insulin moderate
  • Dexamethasone moderate
  • Antidepressants moderate
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicines moderate
Disease interactions
  • moderate

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a history of angioedema or a family history of angioedema due to the increased risk of recurrent symptoms. Report any incidence of swelling of the face, lips, and eyes to the doctor on priority. Replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

  • moderate

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of diabetes mellitus due to the increased risk of altered blood glucose levels. Close monitoring of blood glucose levels is advised for such patients. Replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

  • moderate

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a history of gout or chronic renal failure due to the increased risk of hyperuricemia. Close monitoring of uric acid level is recommended for such patients. Replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

Food interactions
  • It is advised to avoid potassium containing foods and supplements while taking this medicine due to the increased risk of weakness, confusion, irregular heartbeat, etc. Report any unusual symptoms to the doctor immediately. Your dietitian/doctor may suggest appropriate changes in your diet based on your clinical condition.

General Instructions

Take this medicine exactly as advised by your doctor. Do not take in larger amounts than prescribed. It is advised to take this medicine at daytime to prevent sleep disturbance. Drink an adequate amount of water. Monitoring of kidney function and electrolytes levels is necessary while taking this medicine. Report any adverse effects to the doctor on priority. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.

Other details

  • Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor
  • To be taken as instructed by doctor
  • May cause sleepiness

References

Additional Information:

One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver NUVAL -D 160mg Tablet 14s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

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