Diovan Side Effects

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  1. link Eberris
    Diovan htc, out of the blue, mail, archery, shoulders
    I have been taking Diovan not Diovan HTC for about a year. Recently I have noticed pain in both of my shoulders and in the joint of one finger. I also experienced very significant pain in my left wrist that seemed to come out of the blue. One of my h - 61% more...
    Eberris- over a year ago - in Diovan
  2. link Taffygirl10
    Diovan vaginitus, vaginal pain, heart specialist, fish oil, general practitioners
    I have been on Diovan for 2 and 1/2 years. I have noticed SO MANY of the symptoms that everyone is describing!! There is one that nobody has mentioned and that is vaginal pain. I have been to gynecologists, urologists, general practitioners and a hea - 73% more...
    Taffygirl10- over a year ago - in Diovan
  3. link Smaxam
    Diovan valsartan, generic version, diovan, dizziness, drugs
    There seems to be similar increases in nausea and dosage size of Diovan. Dosage has gone in two years from 40 to 80 and now 160. I am pursuing the idea that the nausea is caused by gastroparesis, which is slow emptying of the stomach, and there is so - 76% more...
    Smaxam- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Diovan
  4. link Behappy
    Diovan, its generic version also called as Valsartan causes serious side effects like dizziness, uneven heart beat these get increased while interacting with certain drugs. You can look at the information at http://www.internationaldrugmart.com/valsa - 4% more...
    Behappy- over a year ago
  5. link Rjgallegos
    Blood Sugar Levels
    Can Diovan HCT cause an elevation in blood sugar levels?
    Rjgallegos- over a year ago - in Diovan
  6. link Sharismh
    Diovan flower tea, leg cramps, water tea, stomach pains, high blood pressure
    Im 44 years old and have been on Diovan 80mg for five years, it works great for my blood pressure and chest pains, the side affects are very crazy! the change up as if you have the flu. Weight gain is also up and down! I've tried to just get off it o - 66% more...
    Sharismh- over a year ago - in Diovan
  7. link Vindigi
    Diovan diovan hct 160, diovan hct, rheumatoid arthritis, full blood, blood work
    I have been on Diovan HCT 160 for several years. The other day I woke up with joint pain in my hands. The next day it was in both ankles and arches of my feet, also both elbows and my right knee felt swollen and painful. I am a physical therapist and - 57% more...
    Vindigi- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Diovan
  8. link Toots
    Diovan metal taste in my mouth, diovan
    Has anyone noticed a metal like taste in their mouth after taking Diovan 160mg.? Thought I would see if anyone else has experienced this. Thanks
    Toots- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Diovan
  9. link Jjacques
    Hi i'm a 45 yrs old i've been takin Diovan for 5yrs, yes i've experience the metal taste in my mouth, being that you mentioned it i now believe it comes from the Diovan.
    Jjacques- over a year ago
  10. link Chrikey
    Abrupt withdrawal from diovan
    My Doctor said it was OK to stop taking Diovan which I had been on for nearly two years because I had bad side effects. I started to get chest pain/angina(?) Should he have told me to taper off the dose?
    Chrikey- over a year ago - in Diovan
  11. link Elizabethva
    Diovan hair loss thyroid, diovanhct, thyroid disorder, symptoms headache, medwatch
    Previous link did not work. Try this again. http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/safety/2006/Nov_PIs/DiovanHCT_PI.pdf P.S. I have ALL of these symptoms headache, dizziness, nausea, gastroparesis, depression, acid reflux, join pain, fatigue, anemia, hair loss, - 9% more...
    Elizabethva- over a year ago - in Diovan
  12. link Elizabethva
    Diovan diovan hct, diovanhct, listlessness, thiazide, medwatch
    I have been on Diovan HCT for about 9 years!!!! I have felt like crap for about 5 of those years! I recently was searching the internet to find out a possible diagnosis for my feet swelling! I showed this to an ENT dr. at a recent appt. and she thoug - 80% more...
    Elizabethva- over a year ago - in Diovan
  13. link Terjer
    taken with water?
    Can diovan be taken with coffee
    Terjer- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Diovan
  14. link Terjer
    can diovan be taken with coffee?
    Terjer- over a year ago
  15. link Jjoynt5150
    Diovan noze, lisinopril, sore throat, cough, flu like
    Flu-like symptom persisting over 3 months. Cough AND stuffy nose along with wheezing. And this was a change from Lisinopril, which gave me more of a sore throat/cough but no other symptoms Time for something else...
    Jjoynt5150- over a year ago - in Diovan
  16. link Bst551
    Diovan turning 30, 9 months, diovan, diovan hct, weight gain
    I gained 30 lbs. in 9 months. Is this common, or could it be that I am just turning 30?? Feedback please.
    Bst551- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Diovan
  17. link Tfhinkle
    I have been on Diovan HCT for about 2 months and I believe i am having weight gain. How many replies did you recieve about weight gain?
    Tfhinkle- over a year ago
  18. link Swamphunter007
    Diovan & Levbid
    I heard that if I take Diovan & Levbid that it could mess up my potasium level in my blood. Does it make it go to high? Does it make it go too low?
    Swamphunter007- over a year ago - in Diovan
  19. link Jeanstamper
    Diovan increased heart rate, heart attack, gas and bloating, back pain, boa constrictor
    I have been on Doivan for a little over 2 weeks now. Sudden drops in BP, fever, sore throat, gas and bloating increased heart rate, back pain....severe muscle spasms in my feet and legs. I even went to the emergengy room thinking I was having a heart - 60% more...
    Jeanstamper- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Diovan
  20. link Achesandpains08
    I HAVE BEEN ON DIOVAN FOR A LITTLE WHILE BUT DIDN'T KNOW THEY HAD SO MANY SIDE EFFECTS-----I'M ON A LOT OF PILLS!! I HAD CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE AND THEY PUT ME ON THAT--I WAS TAKING COZAAR BEFORE THAT. I HAVE A LOT OF SWELLING OF MY ANKLES AND SOME - 38% more...
    Achesandpains08- over a year ago
  21. link Jicobry
    Diovan beta blocker, healthy lifestyle, dry eyes, preven, novartis
    49 years old. I took diovan 80mg for about 2 years. Never thought to associate dry eyes and throat, low back and muscle aches, and weight gain to this drug. I lost 10# by doing 1 hour of fast walking and 30 minutes of weights 3x week and my b/p went - 66% more...
    Jicobry- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Diovan
  22. link Monni17
    MY HUSBAND TAKES DIOVAN ITS BEEN 3 YEARS.. HE HAS SIDE EFFECTS LIKE: WEAKNESS IN THE LEGS, TIRED, PHLEM IN THE THROAT, DIZZINESS....... HAVE YOU HAD THE WEAKNESS IN THE LEGS AND TIRED??????
    Monni17- over a year ago
  23. link Monni17
    hI, MY HUSBAND HAS BEEN TAKING DIOVAN FOR THREE YEARS, HE HAS A LOT OF SIDE EFFFECT, DID YOU EVER HAVE WEAKNESS IN THE LEGS???ALSO HE SAYS ITS LIKE A PHLEM IN THE THROAT, DIZZINESS,
    Monni17- over a year ago
  24. link Ccomclear
    Createin levels
    Can Diovan cause increased createin levels and kidney problems.
    Ccomclear- over a year ago - in Diovan
  25. link Sha0320
    Does diovan ever stop working?
    I have been taking Diovan for over 10 years. In the past 6 weeks my blood pressure goes extremely high, like 189/98, I always take the Diovan around 7 PM. My doctor has added metoprolol er 50 mg and this has helped daytime pressures but the PM bp rea - 27% more...
    Sha0320- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Diovan
  26. link Stlcoptony
    try splitting the dose of metoprolol ER to 25mg in the morning and 25mg in the evening. There have been studies that confirm taking the ER (extended-release) form twice daily is more beneficial than once daily
    Stlcoptony- over a year ago
  27. link Camberwell
    Diovan toprol xl, leg cramps, beta blocker, tiredness, joint pain
    Well, I've had some hair loss on Diovan 80mg. been on it since about May 08 - had some leg cramps, even some joint pain, but that seems to have reconciled itself. Not too overly dizzy, some tiredness, but ok otherwise. However, got concerned about th - 73% more...
    Camberwell- over a year ago - in Diovan
  28. link Peggyart
    Diovan energy level, lying in bed, lisinop, something simple, two a day
    I started taking Diovan after trouble with Lisinop (bad cough!) and Hydrochlorozide (didn't work). At first I took one tab a day, but after a month, my BP was not low enough to keep my Dr. happy, so dosage was increased to two a day. I became so exha - 70% more...
    Peggyart- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Diovan
  29. link Virginiak
    Just don't switch to Lisinopril - the effects are worse - the depression is deep - same feelings of hopelessness you had. God bless you and I hope you feel better quick.
    Virginiak- over a year ago
  30. link Dizzy1
    Diovan headaches and dizziness, dizziness, bp
    I have been on diovan for 2 months and have experienced terrible headaches and dizziness. I told doctor and he said to take a month off and monitor my bp. In a.m. it is 140/80 not to bad for morning, p.m. it is 137/78 After 3 days the headaches are g - 25% more...
    Dizzy1- over a year ago - in Diovan