Byvalson

Drug List

Byvalson

Drug Name

Byvalson (Nebivolol Hydrochloride and Valsartan)

Manufactured By

Allergan, Inc.

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NPC's mission is your health. We recognize your need for help when you are applying for discount programs for your prescription medications. We consist of friendly and experienced advocates that not only know how these free and discount programs work, but are ready to help. We are available to take your call and answer any questions you may have as you search for the right program to fit your needs. We can also explain any supporting material you may need to provide as you apply for these programs. If for any reason you are denied, we also are experienced in the best appeals process with a high success rate.

Treats Disease/Condition

Uses

Used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) in adults.

How To Use

Take Byvalson exactly as it was prescribed for you. Follow all directions on your prescription label. Your doctor may occasionally change your dose to make sure you get the best results. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended. You may take Byvalson with or without food. You should not stop using Byvalson suddenly, even if you feel fine. Stopping suddenly may cause you to have chest pain or a heart attack. If you need to stop taking the medicine, follow your doctor's instructions about tapering your dose. Your blood pressure will need to be checked often. Your potassium levels and kidney function may also need to be checked. You may have very low blood pressure while taking Byvalson. Call your doctor if you are sick with vomiting or diarrhea, or if you are sweating more than usual. Read all patient information, medication guides, and instruction sheets provided to you. Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions. It may take 2 to 4 weeks of using this medicine before your blood pressure is under control. Keep using the medicine as directed, even if you feel well. High blood pressure often has no symptoms. You may need to use blood pressure medicine for the rest of your life.

Side Effects

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction to Byvalson: hives; trouble breathing or swallowing; stomach pain, vomiting; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Call your doctor at once if you have: * a light-headed feeling, like you might pass out; * very slow heartbeats; * chest pain or pressure, pain spreading to your jaw or shoulder, nausea, sweating; * shortness of breath (even with mild exertion); * swelling or numbness in your legs or feet; * rapid weight gain; or * high potassium--nausea, slow or unusual heart rate, weakness, loss of movement. Common Byvalson side effects may include: * slow heartbeats. This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Drug Interactions

Tell your doctor about all your current medicines and any you start or stop using, especially: * cyclosporine; * fluoxetine; * lithium; * rifampin; * ritonavir; * a diuretic or "water pill"; * other heart or blood pressure medications; * a potassium supplement or any medicine that contains potassium; or * NSAIDs (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs)--aspirin, ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin), naproxen (Aleve), celecoxib, diclofenac, indomethacin, meloxicam, and others. This list is not complete. Other drugs may interact with nebivolol and valsartan, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Not all possible interactions are listed in this medication guide.

In Case of Overdose

Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222. Overdose symptoms may include severe dizziness, vomiting, very slow heartbeats, or fainting

In Case of Missed Dose

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.

Storage

Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat. Keep the bottle tightly closed when not in use.