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Review: taking Uloric and Diovan together

Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Uloric and Diovan together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Uloric and Diovan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 35 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.





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What are the drugs

Uloric has active ingredients of febuxostat. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from 728 Uloric users)

Diovan has active ingredients of valsartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 56,531 Diovan users)

On Feb, 24, 2015: 35 people who take Uloric, Diovan are studied

Uloric, Diovan outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Uloric (febuxostat)
- Diovan (valsartan)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Uloric is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
(1 of 1 people)
Diovan is effectiven/an/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
(1 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisAnxietyn/an/aAnxietyDizzinessn/aDiarrhoea
White Blood Cell Count IncreasedToxic Epidermal Necrolysis
Dermatitis BullousFeeling Abnormal
DizzinessJoint Swelling
Renal Failure ChronicPulmonary Embolism
Tubulointerstitial NephritisSomnolence
Condition AggravatedAsthenia

Drug effectiveness by gender :

Uloric is effectiven/a100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
Diovan is effectiven/a100.00%
(2 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

DiarrhoeaFeeling Abnormal
PalpitationsJoint Swelling
Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisHypotension
Pulmonary EmbolismInternational Normalised Ratio Increased
Deep Vein ThrombosisGout
Red Blood Cell Sedimentation Rate IncreasedPain
Blood Uric Acid IncreasedBack Pain
Breast HaematomaAsthenia

Drug effectiveness by age :

Uloric is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/a50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
(1 of 1 people)
Diovan is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/a50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
(1 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

n/aBack Painn/an/aFatiguen/aFeeling AbnormalRhinorrhoea
Joint SwellingPalpitations
HaemorrhageToxic Epidermal Necrolysis
Staphylococcal AbscessInternational Normalised Ratio Increased
PsoriasisRed Blood Cell Sedimentation Rate Increased
Nail DisorderPulmonary Embolism
DiarrhoeaDeep Vein Thrombosis

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (11 months ago):

  • Nausea, low-grade fever, diabetes, kidney disease, anemia


  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • Stop taking Uloric after three days since blood test shows Uric Acid levels were at 4.2. After I am off Uloric the next day I get this dizziness now for two days.
    I stop taking Diovan that first morning to see if that drug was causing low blood pressure. Blood pressure is normal 123/64 in the morning in sitting position.


  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • dizziness started approx one month after commencing uloric along with anxiety


Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Uloric (febuxostat) is often used to treat gout. Diovan (valsartan) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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