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Sacubitril/Valsartan

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Angiotensin Receptor-Neprilysin Inhibitors (ARNi) Entresto Adult

Sacubitril/Valsartan - What is it for

Patients with heart failure which occurs when the heart is weak and unable to pump enough blood to the lungs and the rest of the body. This medicine reduces the risk of death and hospitalization in chronic heart failure.

It is usually used with other heart failure therapies, in place of an ACE inhibitor or ARB therapy.

Sacubitril/Valsartan - Additional Information

  • Updated on Tuesday, September 6, 2016
  • Article contributed by Department of Pharmacy National Heart Centre Singapore

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