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Are there any risks in taking Diovan?

There are some risks associated with taking Diovan. Your doctor will evaluate whether the benefits of taking the medication outweigh the risks for you. Do not take Diovan if you are pregnant because it can cause birth defects. Wait to see how you feel while taking Diovan before driving or operating machinery. Use caution if you exercise in hot weather while taking Diovan as you may experience low blood pressure, dizziness, or fainting. Notify your doctor of any medications, vitamins, or supplements you are taking to avoid a reaction with Diovan.

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