Doctor insights on:
Finding out I have liver issues im tapering off 18 years of beer, is it safe for me to start taking lisinopril/hctz ?
Yes: It's safe. Both components are excreted by the kidney and do not require any liver metabolism. Neither are toxic to the liver. ...Read more
This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more
Hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) and sodium: Hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) by its mechanism rids the body of sodium and water and reduces blood pressure in the process. If the craving is really bothersome, check with your doctor and check a sodium level. Its rare, but sometimes hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) can lower your sodium levels too much. ...Read more
Some use 2x/day: Hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) is a mild diuretic most often used to treat hypertension. It is often used once daily but some use 2 times a day. So, it is ok to use 2x/day, but i would advise that you check with your doc to find out why you would need to use 2x/day, especially being your age at 24? More likely to have side effects from 2 vs 1 pill per day. So, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I took two 20mg liisinopril hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) 12.5 by mistake. Will it hurt me in any way?
See below: Prob not drink more liquids rest for sev hours. ...Read more
I'm on lisin/hctz 20/12.5. Lately my pressure is high. Can I take 11/2 pills to help the pressure to go down.?
I'm on toprol/hctz. Bp at home i will take 3 readings minutes apart. First one always higher, then they go down. 138/82, 124/77, 122/75. What's going on?
Doctors! what is if always at work I have BP 95/75? Always . Rarely I am 105/75 or litle bit up. I take enalapril10bid with hctz (hydrochlorothiazide)25 i cut on hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) 12.5
Yes: Yes, it's fine.Get a more detailed answer ›