Diovan Indication:

For the treatment of hypertension.

Diovan Mechanism Of Action:

Diovan competes with angiotensin II for binding at the AT1 receptor subtype. As angiotensin II is a vasoconstrictor which also stimulates the synthesis and release of aldosterone, blockage of its effects results in a decreases in systemic vascular resistance.

Diovan Drug Interactions:

Not Available

Diovan Food Interactions:

Not Available

Diovan Generic Name:


  • Not Available

Drug Type:

Small Molecule; Approved; Investigational


Not Available

Toxicity (Overdose):

Not Available

Protein Binding:



Not Available

Half Life:

6 hours

Dosage Forms of Diovan:

Tablet Oral
Capsule Oral

Chemical IUPAC Name:

(2S)-3-methyl-2-[pentanoyl-[[4-[2-(2H-tetrazol-5-yl)phenyl]phenyl]methyl]amino]butanoic acid

Organisms Affected:

Humans and other mammals

Diovan to general, pharmacology

General, pharmacology..