Diovan Safety Announcement

Updated:Mar 21,2011

"On Friday afternoon, March 18, 2011 at 4 PM EST, the American Heart Association was notified of an isolated lot recall of bottles of Diovan 160 mg that may contain another type of pill.  Information about this recall can be found here: Medco Product Alert

The AHA recommends patients should not stop taking their regular medication without consulting their physician. 

For more information, please visit the website link above, located on the Medco website, or call a special hotline set up by Novartis at 1-877-395-2334.  You will need to leave the heart.org website to visit the link.”