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Drugs made from valsartan, losartan, and irbesartan purchased from suppliers in India and China have been recalled due to possible contamination.
Since July 2018, a number medications used to treat hypertension and other heart conditions have been recalled by the manufacturers, according to the FDA.
If you take ACE inhibitors for blood pressure, you may have an increased risk of lung cancer, according to this study published in the BMJ.
High blood pressure often requires multiple medications, but they could be combined into one pill to simplify treatment plans.
Some generic versions of a medication used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure, valsartan, don't meet FDA safety standards.
Thousands of preventable deaths are caused each year by adverse reactions with over-the-counter (OTC) medications.
Taking hypertension medication at the right time of day may lower your diabetes risk.
Remembering to take your blood pressure medicine is important so that you can manage your condition and reduce your risk of complications and side effects.
Reducing systolic blood pressure to below 120 mm Hg among adults 75 and older may lower the risk of cardiovascular disease and premature death from any cause.
There’s good news if you take a thiazide to treat high blood pressure: It may boost your bone health.