|Valsartan||Angiotensin II receptor antagonist|
|Trade names||Co-vasotec, Diovan HCT, Co-Diovan, others|
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Valsartan/hydrochlorothiazide, sold under the trade name Co-Diovan among others, is an medication used to treat high blood pressure when valsartan is not sufficient. It is a combination of valsartan, an angiotensin receptor blocker with hydrochlorothiazide, a diuretic. It is taken by mouth.
The combination was approved for medical use in the United States in 1998. It is available as a generic medication. A month supply in the United Kingdom costs the NHS about 1.85 as of 2019. In the United States the wholesale cost of this amount is about US$4.40. In 2017, it was the 133rd most commonly prescribed medication in the United States, with more than five million prescriptions.
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