Review: could Diovan cause Cough?
We study 55,221 people who have side effects while taking Diovan from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,362 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.
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Diovan (latest outcomes from 56,509 users) has active ingredients of valsartan. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Cough (latest reports from 488,551 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 55,216 people reported to have side effects when taking Diovan. Among them, 1,362 people (2.47%) have Cough. They amount to 0.28% of all the 487,818 people who have Cough on eHealthMe.
Time on Diovan when people have Cough * :
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Severity of Cough when taking Diovan ** :
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How people recovered from Cough ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (505 people, 37.08%)
- Diabetes mellitus (97 people, 7.12%)
- Asthma (77 people, 5.65%)
- Pain (70 people, 5.14%)
- Depression (64 people, 4.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (380 people, 27.90%)
- Diovan hct (311 people, 22.83%)
- Lipitor (238 people, 17.47%)
- Norvasc (216 people, 15.86%)
- Lasix (170 people, 12.48%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (7 months ago):
While I had the flu I began using guaifenesin and Sudafed to try to relieve the symptoms of sinus discharge, post-nasal drip and phlegm, and cough. I have mostly recovered but still cough a lot due to excessive sinus drainage and phlegm in my lungs.
From this study (1 year ago):
just switched recently from omeprazole which was not working great. I had a cough at the time also. At the same time Dr doubled simvastatin from 10 to 20 mg.
From this study (5 years ago):
When speaking, my speech often is interupted with a feeling like i'm about to cough. I cannot exert myself at all as this results in significant feeling of fatigue.
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