Substances that can cause cancer
Blood pressure pills are taken by thousands of people, designed to keep the heart and circulatory system safe. Are all of them safe to take?
Unfortunately, some of these pills were found to contain a highly carcinogenic substance called NDMA. Most of these contain the active ingredient Valsartan, which could have been affected by the N-nitrosodimethylamine impurity. Many blood pressure pills are being recalled on account of this – make sure you check with your doctor to confirm if you need to switch pills.
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