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Is capapril good for blood pressure?

Is capapril good for blood pressure?

Captopril v Capapril: Assuming you mean Captopril, which is one of many ACE inhibitors, then yes, it's good for treating/lowering high blood pressure. However, because it needs to be taken several times a day, we usually prescribe something like Lisinopril instead. The good news is that they're relatively inexpensive, say $4/mo. ACE inhibitors also protect your heart & kidneys if you have heart failure and/or diabetes. ...Read more

Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Blood Pressure (Definition)

Blood pressure is a measurement of the force placed on the blood vessels and is comprised of the "systolic" pressure (the top number on a blood pressure meter) which is the peak pressure when the heart is pumping, and the "diastolic" pressure (the bottom number on a blood pressure meter) which is the pressure during the resting phase ...Read more


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What is a good standing blood pressure? Mine is 128/87.

What is a good standing blood pressure? Mine is 128/87.

Looking good: On Feb 5, 2014, the guidelines were updated for blood pressure: 2014 Evidence-Based Guideline for the Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults those younger than 30 years recommends a BP of less than 140/90 mm Hg for those groups based on expert opinion. ...Read more

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Is amp wheybolic 60 good for blood pressure?

Is amp wheybolic 60 good for blood pressure?

Not approved: That is not an approved treatment for high blood pressure. If you are on prescription medication always check with your doctor before starting any supplements or natural remedies even over the counter! ...Read more

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Is lisopronil a good high blood pressure meds?

Is lisopronil a good high blood pressure meds?

Lisinopril: Lisinopril is a good anti hypertensive medication. It is not necessarily one that we recommend as a first choice. We try and choose Meds appropriate to the individual. ...Read more

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Can you recommend a good high blood pressure tablet that will lower the high blood pressure.

Can you recommend a good high  blood pressure tablet that will lower the high blood pressure.

Antihypertensive med: There are several good meds for treating high blood pressure. It depends on your insurance formulary's available options, but here are some categories of meds that you can check on: diuretic, beta blocker, calcium channel blocker, ACE inhibitor, angiotensin blocker, and others. Speak with your physician about which category is best for your particular medical history. ...Read more

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Which natural remedies are good for blood pressure?

Blood pressure : There are many natural approaches to blood pressure, but there are a lot of variables. For example, your age, the number of BP medications you're already on, your weight, etc. There is an 8-wk acupuncture program, studied and published through harvard medical school several years ago, that showed sustained lowering of BP for mild-to-moderate conditions without using medications. ...Read more