A generic drug is affordable, right? Unfortunately, not always.
In the case of generic valsartan, a medication that treats high blood pressure, a 30-day supply can cost over $100 without insurance. Plus, since valsartan is a generic, there’s little to no chance that a cheaper equivalent will come to the market.
So, how can you save?
What is valsartan?
Generic valsartan, which is also available as brand-name Diovan, is a popular angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB) that lowers blood pressure by blocking a hormone known as angiotensin II, which normally tightens the blood vessels. See More