Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention.
Valsartan is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist. Valsartan keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow.
Hydrochlorothiazide and valsartan is a combination medicine used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension).
Cold or flu-like symptoms
difficulty with swallowing
tender or swollen lymph nodes in the neck
unusual tiredness or weakness
Bloating or stomach pain
itching, pain, redness, or swelling of the eye or eyelid
joint stiffness or swelling, especially if sudden
skin rash or hives
trouble with breathing or wheezing
watering of the eyes
yellow eyes or skin
Incidence not known
decreased urine output
fast or irregular heartbeat
large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
muscle cramps or spasms
muscle pain or stiffness
numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
weakness or heaviness of the legs
(valsartan and hydrochlorothiazide) tablet, film coated