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simvastatin and lisinopril

A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
34 years experience in Pediatrics
OK: Simvastatin is a cholesterol lowering agent. Lisinopril is a blood pressure medicine, it is also used for patients who have some kidney impairment. ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Beer and medicines: You will probably have no harmful effects drinking one beer and taking the medicines you listed. Having a daily high alcohol intake, however, is anoth ... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
No: Your blood pressure looks good but wonder why you need Lisinopril 2x daily. Of course you are at a higher risk for developing cardiovascular disease w ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Garner
15 years experience in Cardiology
Generally Yes: Low cholesterol carries ongoing benefits and the medicines to promote it generally do as well, particularly statins. You're young enough that the demo ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Campbell
15 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes both Okay: When treating cholesterol, statin drugs such as zocor (simvastatin) are very important in primarily treating total cholesterol, hdl, and ldl. Gemfibro ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
42 years experience in Cardiology
YES: Fenofibrates and losarten.
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Plavix (clopidogrel): No problem with placid and costar together.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience in Internal Medicine
Side effects: Elevated tempurature, malignant hyperthermia rare, ekg effects with prolonged qt interval, anticholinergic effects (dry mouth, blurred vision, GI alte ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Dougherty
46 years experience in Cardiology
Yes, hyzaar (losartan and hydrocholorthiazide) is 2 med: Yes, Cozaar is losartan. Hyzaar (losartan and hydrocholorthiazide) is Cozaar plus hctz which is a diuretic. It is acombination medicine.
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Shouldn't: Should be unlikely to cause any problems.
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Szawaluk
30 years experience in Cardiology
Depends: They are all effective. It really depends on how much lipid lowering you need. Rosuvastatin is the most potent. Discuss with your doctor.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
See answer: I have several patients who have been on these meds at one time or another without any issues. If your dr. Has an emr, they will often be able to ass ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Antihypertensives: Amlodipine/olmesartan in combination is azor (amlodipine and olmesartan). There is no contraindication to use of alcohol while taking this, but always ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Dougherty
46 years experience in Cardiology
Yes from diuretic: Yes, the Hyzaar (losartan and hydrocholorthiazide) has a diuretic which can effect postassium and other metabolic perameters in the blood. This can c ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
ED: Yes:- but having elevated BP by itselof can be an issue in ED. I suggest reviewing this with your physician.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes, you can take both if prescribed by your doctor for hypertension. You do need regular blood tests to monitor your kidney function when on an anti ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Losartan: You can take losartan with Micardis (telmisartan) if your doctor says you should.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Probably: Under your doctor's supervision.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience in Cardiology
No: Metoprolol is a beta blocker and Lisinopril is an ace inhibitor.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: Yes
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Turck
16 years experience in Pharmacology
Fine together: These medications are not known to not negatively interact, so taking them together should be fine.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
benicar (olmesartan): Benicar (olmesartan) is an angiotensin receptor blocker and Lisinopril is an angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor. They work in the same pathway bu ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Hypertension: It is a good combination.
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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