diovan diovan

Definition(s):

  • (n) an angiotensin II inhibitor that is used to treat high blood pressure

News

  • Novartis Heart Drug Hit by Scandal in Japan

    Japanese researchers have withdrawn studies that promoted the benefits of one of Novartis’s best selling drugs, the heart medicine Diovan (valsartan). The news of the withdrawal came after university-led investigations found data had been manipulated to create false results, according … Continue reading ?
    on September 17, 2013     Source: NewsInferno

Quotes

  • "It looks better than Diovan" in terms of efficacy, Vasella says of aliskiren, comparing it with the company's big-selling Diovan hypertension drug. "If the drug proves to be as good as it looks now, it certainly would be a...
    on Sep 23, 2005 By: Daniel Vasella Source: Forbes

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