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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Diovan (valsartan) and tea: The answer to your question is "Yes", it is safe. Remember that you are taking a diuretic, HCT. If you drink too much tea, or other fluid, you will co ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience in Cardiology
All pretty low: These are all angiotensin receptor blockers, a class of medications with particularly low incidences of adverse effects. They have some variability i ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
No: Doesn't cause it.
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Atique Mirza
30 years experience in Cardiology
May be: Some common names for goji berries are chinese wolfberry, matrimony vine, lycium barbarum, gou qi zi and tibetan goji berry. This berry grows on shrub ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience in Ophthalmology
Yes, all do: You have named three different anti hypertensive agents, each with a different mode of action, and all effective at lowering systolic and diastolic bl ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: Yes this is used once daily for hypertension.Its a diuretic ie eliminates salt [ sodium chloride] which in turn helps to lower blood presssure.Salt re ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeremy Gitomer
28 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Depends: Losartan really is a twice a day medication for blood pressure and if dosed twice a day is equivalent to benicar (olmesartan). Since losartan is now ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
47 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: Used quite often if BP does not respond to one or two medications.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
ARB vs ACE-I: Both families of drug are effective for hypertension and of similar potency.
A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barton Butterbaugh
39 years experience in Family Medicine
Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) Side Effect: It is sincerely doubtful that HTN, Elevated Blood Sugar, and weight gain can be attributed to use of Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl).
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Of course: Acai berry supplements are all about marketing, without any real science. Health doesn't come out of a pill bottle. Why not spend the money on a pair ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Losartan: losartan is approved for treating high blood pressure. It has been proven to work. Dose titration is usually necessary.
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Drugs.com does not: recognize lemongrass tea as an entity to determine its interaction with benicar or nifedipine. Moderation please if you choose to drink it.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Blood pressure: Hypertension is not listed among the pharmacologic effects of valerian. Its claims are mostly in the sedative area.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Panicyl: Panicyl herbal pills usually do not cause high blood pressure.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Not a problem: I obviously don't know what your high blood pressure medicine is but detromethorphan, the active ingredient, really doesn't interact with HTN meds. Th ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Moran
32 years experience in Cardiology
No: It is a medication for high blood pressure, it does nothing to thin the blood.
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Chapman
40 years experience in Cardiology
No: This is an excellent, and very normal blood pressure.
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Likely: We have a saying in laboratory medicine, "treat the patient, not the numbers." you may be a little dry from your diuretic or simply not having drunk w ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Schimmel
41 years experience in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Yes: Amlodipine is an adequate treatment for hypertension if the BP is controlled, however if you have other medical conditions, a different antihypertens ... Read More
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A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vijay Iyer
25 years experience in Cardiology
Cozaar (losartan) better for DM: cozaar (losartan) or an ACE inhibitor is better for diabetes. The best drug for diastolic heart failure is debatable. spironolactone is probably the ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience in Gastroenterology
Ginger: Although Ginger does interact with many medications, particularly those related to blood clotting, it does not react with metoprolol. You should alway ... Read More
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