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Enalapril And Hydrocholorthiazide (Overview)

Enalapril|hydrocholorthiazide is a combination blood pressure agent which is a kind of blood pressure drug (cardiovascular drug).


Enalapril And Hydrocholorthiazide (Overview)

Enalapril|hydrocholorthiazide is a combination blood pressure agent which is a kind of blood pressure drug (cardiovascular drug).


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How long hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) and enalapril is active in the body?

How long hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) and enalapril is active in the body?

A bit > 1 day: This combination of medications is typically taken once a day, so it stays active for a least that long. Likely to be completely out of your body after a week. ...Read more

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Which one make my pressure lower enalapril or hctz (hydrochlorothiazide)? When to cut down on hctz (hydrochlorothiazide)?

Which one make my pressure lower enalapril or hctz (hydrochlorothiazide)? When to cut down on hctz (hydrochlorothiazide)?

Enalapril: Enalapril is an ace-inhibitor (angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor) does work in the kidney (but is not a water pill) and is a stronger medicine to lower blood pressure. If blood pressure is under control and you are low in potassium due to the hctz (hydrochlorothiazide= a water pill) you could ask your health care provider about a reduction or stopping. ...Read more

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I m taking enalapril/vasotec 10mg twice daily with hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) 25mg.My pressure almost always under 125/85.Can i reduce my dose to 5mg twice daily or/ 12.5 ?

Probably not!: You may want to cut down on hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) to 12.5 mg to prevent electrolyte imbalance. You may want to take 20 mg vasotec once a day rather than 10 mg twice a day.Please check with your md! ...Read more

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Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
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Hydrochlorothiazide (Definition)

This is a diuretic often used to treat high blood pressure. It can be used alone or often in combination with ...Read more


Dr. Neigatha Graney
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Vasotec (Definition)

Vasotec is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor which is a kind of blood ...Read more