Diovan Side Effects

Side effects and experiences with Diovan by users like you. Post Yours Now.
  1. link Jmcginley
    Diovan thyroid test, three babies, weight gain, thyroid, medicine
    I have been on Diovan for a year. The worst part for me has been the weight gain. I went to my doctor last week. He denied that the medicine could cause it and did a thyroid test. Those results were normal. I can barely eat a meal and I am exercising - 29% more...
    Jmcginley- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Diovan
  2. link Diannageisert
    The same thing is happening to me. I was on Diovan without the water pill and didn't have an issure. Since then my doctor changed mine to a higher does which has the HCTH in the pill. In the last 4-6 weeks I have not changed my exericise habits and a - 62% more...
    Diannageisert- over a year ago
  3. link Betteboop
    Diovan swollen ankles, blood pressure medications, answer to prayer, crazy woman, old person
    OK guys, I have been reading all your side effects for a couple of weeks now, and finally decided to jump into this pot! You will not believe this, but I have been on Diovan 80 mg twice a day along with a couple of other blood pressure medications. I - 85% more...
    Betteboop- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Diovan
  4. link Kwjsecdata69
    Great news! We have to be aggressive both with our conditions and oversight of our providers.
    Kwjsecdata69- over a year ago
  5. link Adashjr
    WELCOME TO THE CLUB!!! I am so glad to hear you are a better person by NOT taking DIOVAN. If anyone else reads my posts you will see I also suffered tremendously. Please, if you have any of the symptoms, consider the many alternatives. Good luck!! Ad - 2% more...
    Adashjr- over a year ago
  6. link Expsd
    Would you please give us the name of you new med. I switched from lisinopril to 160 diovan and its killing me. I do a lot of running and I thought I was going to die after my last 2 runs. THANKS
    Expsd- over a year ago
  7. link Flossie
    Diovan low blood sugar, cramps in legs, reply, dizzness, endocrinologist
    I have been on Diovan for about two years now . The side effects are cramps in legs, restless, tired all the time, dizzness, weakness, sweating and the last thing I've been experiencing is low blood sugar. None of the doctors or endocrinologist can t - 46% more...
    Flossie- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Diovan
  8. link Hildoo1967
    I have also experienced this side effect ever since my doctor prescribed Diovan. First, I thought it was coming from my bed so i changed my bed and still experiencing the pain in my legs, weakness and chest pains. I need answer if there is any. Thank - 2% more...
    Hildoo1967- over a year ago
  9. link Crystalynn
    I am a diabete
    Is it safe for me to take diovan
    Crystalynn- over a year ago - in Diovan
  10. link Adashjr
    Diovan excruciating pain, diuretic, dry mouth, joint pain, sleep
    40 year old male, 305lbs, 5'10". Active adult, very healthy. Prescribed Diovan when my pressure was 140/85. Not sure about dosage but its definitely 120 or 160 with 25 of diuretic. A friend of mine takes the 160 as well. WE ARE BOTH BEING CRIPPL - 69% more...
    Adashjr- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Diovan
  11. link Ssssss
    It tells me you should stop taking this Rx and should not resume.
    Ssssss- over a year ago
  12. link Adashjr
    Diovan good riddance, horrible pain, long long time, bp, joints
    UPDATE to recent post on May 05 by adashjr: I haven't taken my Diovan since horrible pain in my feet occurred on May 03. It is now May 18. My feet and knee feel AWESOME!!! the knee is back to it's pre-Diovan state of sporadic soreness but overall my - 50% more...
    Adashjr- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Diovan
  13. link Betteboop
    Hi Adam, Take a look at my recent posting and see what has been happening to me since I've been off Diovan. I'm practically a new person! Bette
    Betteboop- over a year ago
  14. link Betteboop
    I have been taking diovan 80 mg for about one year, and am to the point where I can hardly move...I mean walking or sleeping on either side of my body. I've had all kinds of tests by the doctors for everything (you name it) and they can't seem to fig - 75% more...
    Betteboop- over a year ago
  15. link Marky
    Diovan sore nipples, dry eyes, definately, diovan, intense fatigue
    since taking diovan, 2 weeks 80 mg Bp has dropped, but delveloped swollen sore nipples, and dry eyes, this is not a good thing. will definately stop taking it.
    Marky- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Diovan
  16. link Cduncan1946
    The doc prescribed diovan for my bp. It has been two weeks and now I am having floaters, blurred vision and flashes of light that looks like sparklers in my eyes. I will not take any more of this junk! It is back to the treadmill for me. Chuck
    Cduncan1946- over a year ago
  17. link Seattleland
    Diovan Over Dose
    Does anyone know how many Diovan to take at once would be Dangerous? And what the symptoms would be for Over Dose? In other words would it be 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 pills? I am trying to figure out if it would be dangerous to have 30 or 60 pills in the medic - 5% more...
    Seattleland- over a year ago - in Diovan
  18. link Sgelko
    getting off Diovan
    I'm weaning myself off of this medication. Can i just stop taking it or should I cut the pills in half for a few days?? I've had it with BP medicine. My Dr has given me 4 different combinations in the last two and a half months. The last one just abo - 53% more...
    Sgelko- over a year ago - in Diovan
  19. link Yentamine1
    Diovan atenanol, beats per minute, beta blocker, blood pressure, heart
    I was put on Diovan and was okay in the beginning. But then I noticed when I would just get up and walk around my heart would race. The other night I took my blood pressure which was fine, but I knew my heart was racing, it was 105 beats per minute, - 58% more...
    Yentamine1- over a year ago - in Diovan
  20. link Cunningham
    Diovan apple cider vineger, restless leg syndrome, 8oz glass, leg cramps, killer drug
    FOR THE LAST 2 YRS OFF & ON I HAVE BEEN TAKING THE KILLER DRUG DIOVAN 160/12.5 MG AND, YES IT'S BEEN TERRIBLE!!!!!!!!! WHERE DO I START ....... CHEST PAIN,HAIR LOSS, LEG CRAMPS, SORE FEET, BACK PAIN, ARM PAIN, KNEE PAIN , SHORTNESS OF BREATH . LA - 61% more...
    Cunningham- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Diovan
  21. link You123
    Diovan last thursday, dizziness
    Has anyone had extreme dizziness? Last Thursday I had an episode of feeling like I was on an amusement ride-the room was spinning crazy. I have been on Diovan for three years, and some of the side effect listed I have experienced. I just thought it w - 8% more...
    You123- over a year ago - in Diovan
  22. link Msrene9
    Diovan dry throat, sympton, sensation, medication
    I take 80 mg daily of Diovan. I seemed to be dealing with dry throat sensation daily not realizing that it could be medication related. I was concerned that it was a symptom for some disease (don't ask) so I decided to look "dry throat" up - 21% more...
    Msrene9- over a year ago - in Diovan
  23. link Marathon15
    bp fluctuating
    I'm a 62 year old male...excellent health...avid runner - 40 miles a week...6'3", 180....cholestoral 164 - hdl 66, ldl 83. Take Diovan 160. My bp fluctuates dramatically....have intense "white coat apprehension." Sometimes 162/90 at Dr - 44% more...
    Marathon15- over a year ago - in Diovan
  24. link Millerhavens
    Severe hand pain
    I am 83 yrs old with high blood pressure . Soon after being put on Diovan my hands began to hurt and then my fingers began to cramp and fold in like a claw. I have been off Diovan for 2 weeks+. The other hand was not as bad, but then it started to cl - 35% more...
    Millerhavens- over a year ago - in Diovan
  25. link Conrado207
    Diovan bloodpressure, water intake, exept, mineral water, cardiologist
    I´m 55 years old, and been taking Diovan 80 gr for more than three years now. Never had any problem, and my blood pressure is really under control. But lately I´ve been experiencing dizziness.Decided to reduce the doses to half a pill per day, and fe - 62% more...
    Conrado207- over a year ago - in Diovan
  26. link Mct2007
    Diovan leg joints, muscle pains, high blood pressure, left arm, sweatshirt
    Took Diovan 80mg for several days and my blood pressure did come down, however, the side effects were horrible. When I bent down to pick something up from the floor..I couldn't get back up. Then the intense muscle pains started in my left arm to wher - 67% more...
    Mct2007- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Diovan
  27. link Leng15
    Diovan has caused me all sorts of problems....I got off it. Seems like the problems have all gone away. this medication should be studied further or taken off the market.
    Leng15- over a year ago
  28. link Roynortham
    Diovan soles, shoes, different kinds of medicine, left foot, anti hypertensives
    I am a 65 year old male. I have been taking Diovan HCT 160/12.5 for about two weeks. I am experiencing severe soreness & tenderness of the feet. My soles hurt & sting when walking even in padded shoes.
    Roynortham- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Diovan
  29. link Jpinperth
    Hi I developed terriblew painful feet on Diovan, stopped it and in four-five days the joint pain was gone. I have tried so many anti-hypertensives and many caused me joint and muscle pain. I am now on plain old fashion diuretic and it has had the lea - 7% more...
    Jpinperth- over a year ago