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is lisinopril a diuretic

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Lisinopril : If the pill bottle of your Lisinopril (l) does not read hctz, (hydrochlorothiazide) the pill does not contain a diuretic. Diuretics are always mentio ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
lisinopril: Is not a diuretic, it is an ace inhibitor.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Blood pressure: ACE-I is a weak blood vessel dilator and diuretic decrease vascular volume and can also cause some vessel dilation. The two drugs add together to lowe ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Substitution?: You need to speak to your physician (P) about your feeling bloated when you stop taking diuretics. Your P knows you best and is the one you should ask ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
No : It's a calcium channel blocker.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
No: Calcium channel blocker.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Catherine Willner
34 years experience Neurology
Lisinopril: Ace (angiotensin converting enzyme) inhibitor. I assume you mean calcium channel blocker by term ccb, but if not, apologies. You can search for 'mec ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reginald Gohh
30 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
No: Prinivial is an ace inhibitor, which is another form of blood pressure medicine. Ace inhibitors are felt to have protective effects in patient s with ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Diuretic: chlorothiazide is a diuretic
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Callahan
28 years experience Cardiology
Amlodipine: Amlodipine is a blood pressure medicine, it is a calcium channel blocker and acts to lower blood pressure by relaxing smooth muscle to lower pressure. ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
No: it is not
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Craig Smith
34 years experience Urology
No: It is used as a therapy to lessen Uti's
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Caffeine: Caffeine is a diuretic that can lead to dehydration. Yes.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
No: No, it can cause you to retain fluid.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Doina Marina
52 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
No.: Peppermint oil via enteric-coated preparations is used in irritable bowel syndrome. A formula containing menthol ; terpenes helps dissolve gallstones. ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Szawaluk
30 years experience Cardiology
No: Lisinopril is ithe class of drugs called ace inhibitors (angiotensin converting enzyme).
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
No: Norvasc or amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience Cardiology
Some: Caffeinated teas can act as diuretics. Dark teas are generally caffeine rich.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
21 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Yes: In fact, diuretics are one of the first line medications for patients newly diagnosed with hypertension according to many guidelines. Of course, you n ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Garner
15 years experience Cardiology
Nope: It's an ace inhibitor. It blocks the production of angiotensin ii from angiotensin i.
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Combination of meds: The answer to your question is a resounding "yes". These drugs combined have no interaction and may be needed to treat a patient's hypertension.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
amlodipine: Is a calcium channel blocker not a beta blocker.
A 95-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
They're different: They're apples and oranges! Lasix (furosemide) is a potent diuretic. Spironolactone is a weak diuretic that is usually used with Furosemide or hydroch ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher White
42 years experience Cardiology
Water pills: Medications that increase urine production.
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