Active Ingredient(s):Amlodipine + Valsartan + Hydrochloorothiazide FDA Approved: * April 30, 2009 Pharm Company: *NOVARTIS PHARMS Category:Blood Pressure
Amlodipine/valsartan, sold under the brand name Exforge among others, is a blood pressure lowering combination drug. It contains amlodipine, a dihydropyridine-type calcium channel blocker, and valsartan, an angiotensin receptor blocker. This combination is usually well tolerated and effective for the reduction of blood pressure.
The combination was approved for medical use in the United States in June 2007.
The combination is also avail...
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