Entresto is a prescription medication that is used to treat high blood pressure to lower the risk of hospitalization for people with chronic heart failure. Entresto is a combination medication that contains sacubitril and valsartan and works by increasing the levels of proteins in the body that widen blood vessels.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Entresto include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of Entresto:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Entresto?
If you miss a dose of Entresto, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Entresto?
Entresto and the generic alternative sacubitril/valsartan are available in strengths of 24/26mg and 49/51mg. Only brand name Entresto is available in 97/103mg.