Exanthematous drug eruption due to valsartan


Ozturk G. , Turk B. G. , Senturk B. , Turkmen M. , Kandiloglu G.

CUTANEOUS AND OCULAR TOXICOLOGY, vol.31, no.4, pp.335-337, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/15569527.2011.647179
  • Title of Journal : CUTANEOUS AND OCULAR TOXICOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.335-337

Abstract

Objective: Valsartan is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB) used for treatment of hypertension. The well-known adverse effects of valsartan are dizziness, headache and cough. Valsartan-related cutaneous side effects have been reported previously in a limited number of case reports.