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If I am taking hyzaar can I also take Xanax (alprazolam) .5 or .25?

If I am taking hyzaar can I also take Xanax (alprazolam) .5 or .25?

Yes: There would be unlikely to be any major drug-drug interaction, but side effects may increase mildly. Do discuss this with your doctor so all of these concerns are addressed. ...Read more

Dr. Lawrence Kessler
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Is there an issue with Hyzaar and Grapefruit juice?

Is there an issue with Hyzaar and Grapefruit juice?

Not important: it may reduze the enzyme effectiveness in the liver to metabolize the hyzaar so you get a more potent ,longer lasting effect, so if you drink gratefruit juice , you could take half the dose of hyzaar for the same effect or just take it as is and get more bang for your buck. not harmful to liver except as originally put , slight risk ...Read more

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How long does hyzaar (losartan and hydrocholorthiazide) stay in your system?

One cay give or take: Hyzaar (losartan and hydrocholorthiazide) is a once a day drug. Hence, the half lif which is how long it takes to see at least half of the medicine leave your system is about one day. However, the practical answer is it varies frompatient to patient and how long you have been on the medicine and how it has effected you. ...Read more

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I feel horrible since i started taking hyzaar (losartan and hydrocholorthiazide). Are there other alternatives?

Yes, many: I assume you are on it for blood pressure. There are many choices to rx the blood pressure. Fist, try Cozaar (losartan) which takes out the diuretic and see if that solves the problem. ...Read more

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What are side-effects of hyzaar (losartan and hydrocholorthiazide)?

What are side-effects of hyzaar (losartan and hydrocholorthiazide)?

Many possibilities: Hyzaar (losartan and hydrocholorthiazide) is a combination of two medications: hydrochlorothiazide and losartan. It is used to treat high blood pressure. Hctz is a water pill to keep your body from retaining too much salt. Losartan helps keep blood vessels open. Dry cough is a common problem with losartan. There are many possible side effects; you should read carefully all the information that comes with your prescription. ...Read more

Dr. Lynne Weixel
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Hyzaar (Definition)

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