Molecule Structure

Scientific Name

Valsartan

Description of the Drug

Valsartan is an angiotensin-receptor blocker used to manage hypertension alone or in combination with other antihypertensive agents and to manage heart failure in patients who are intolerant to ACE inhibitors.

Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-02-07 from
http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB00177

Brand Name(s)

Diovan, Exforge, Prexxartan, Valsartan

Company Owner(s)

Watson Laboratories Inc, Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp, Carmel Biosciences Inc, Apotex Inc, Lupin Ltd, Par Pharmaceutical Inc, Ivax Pharmaceuticals Inc, Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc, Unichem Laboratories Ltd

Mechanism(s) Of Action

Target Name Target Type Action Type Target ChEMBL ID
Type-1 angiotensin II receptor SINGLE PROTEIN ANTAGONIST CHEMBL227

Unichem Links

SureChEMBL SCHEMBL2542
PharmGKB PA451848
Human Metabolome Database HMDB0014323
WDI VALSARTAN
DrugBank DB00177
PubChem: Thomson Pharma 99228303 14856825 14881173
PubChem 60846
Mcule MCULE-8348485974 MCULE-6728882368
LINCS LSM-2993
Nikkaji J550.722G
PDBe U35
BindingDB 50049186
DrugCentral 2806
ChemicalBook CB34813436 CB14657818 CB3952405 CB23133442 CB6182539 CB53133443
Guide to Pharmacology 3937 593
GSRS 770fb415-1f59-4564-b6ad-6c48fbb4b372
rxnorm DIOVAN EXFORGE VALSARTAN
PubChem: Drugs of the Future 123055291
ChEBI 9927
NIH Clinical Collection SAM001246581
ZINC ZINC000003875259