IRBESARTAN - ORAL
Common Brand Name(s): Avapro
Phonetic Pronunciation: (ir-be-SAR-tan)
Information last revised October 2010
What does IRBESARTAN - ORAL look like?
Avapro 75 mg Tab
Avapro 150 mg Tab
Avapro 300 mg Tab
Irbesartan is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) and to help protect the kidneys from damage due to diabetes. Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems. Irbesartan belongs to a class of drugs called angiotensin receptor blockers. It works by relaxing blood vessels so that blood can flow more easily.
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