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Dr. Patricia Foster
44 years experience Psychiatry
Not yet: You're already taking 3 medications for high blood pressure which have side effects. Write down when you started each one and when your anxiety starte ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
16 years experience Family Medicine
Blood pressure med: Treats high blood pressure. This medicine is a combination of an angiotensin receptor blocker (arb) and a diuretic (water pill).
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Cromwell
34 years experience Clinical Lipidology
Irbesartan + HCTZ (hydrochlorothiazide): Avalide (hydrochlorothiazide and irbesartan) is a combination medication used for treating high blood pressure containing hydrochlorothiazide , a diu ... Read More
Dr. Abraham Varghese
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Blood pressure med: Avalide (hydrochlorothiazide and irbesartan) is a blood pressure medication that is a combination of Avapro which is in the arb class and hydrochlorit ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
Hypertension: Avalide (hydrochlorothiazide and irbesartan) contains same blood pressure medication (Irbesartan) as in Avapro plus weak diuretic (water pill), Hydroc ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ted King
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Possibly: Almost any medicine can cause almost any side effect. Although muscle pain is a reported side effect of avilide, muscle cramps are not reported in th ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
The price.: Avalide (hydrochlorothiazide and irbesartan) and Diovan are similar drugs from the same class called "angiotensin receptor blockers"; the only real di ... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
32 years experience Cardiology
Perhaps but...: Perhaps, but in my experience the additive effects in bringing blood pressure down are not great. Also benefits of tekturna (aliskiren) are lacking ... Read More
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Gorfinkel
56 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Depends: see your doc to go over which drug medication profile fits you best. All drugs have side effects, but not every side effect occurs to any given person ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
22 years experience Cardiology
Overdose: That is an overdose of both medications. If that were to happen medical attention should be sought immediately. I am concerned by the nature if your ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
18 years experience Family Medicine
HCTZ (hydrochlorothiazide) may make: you tired or light headed from low blood pressure. I would make sure to drink plenty of water, double the normal amount, and eat some salty foods rig ... Read More
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