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Hi there. On Lisinopril / Carvedilol for BP. Combo works great. Doc put me on Adderall XR for ADHD recently. Three meds bad together?

Hi there. On Lisinopril / Carvedilol for BP. Combo works great. Doc put me on Adderall XR for ADHD recently. Three meds bad together?

Should be ok: No major interactions. Might affect your bp readings a bit. Your doctor may have you follow up to see how you tolerate the new meds and you can tell him if you have any issues. ...Read more

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What do you advise if I'm taking 25mg coreg, (carvedilol) 2xdaily - morning and night. Also take 10mg lisinopril at lunch time. Now dr increased?

What do you advise if I'm taking 25mg coreg, (carvedilol) 2xdaily - morning and night. Also take 10mg lisinopril at lunch time. Now dr increased?

Do it: Your doctor knows what condition is being treated and how well you're responding. We have no data. I suggest you follow his/her advice - they know you best. ...Read more

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Lisinopril 2.5mg 1aday, carvedilol 6.25 mg 1 twice a day. Low BP 80/50. Chngd coreg to 1/2 tablet. Bp 85/57.Options? What should be my goal bp?

Lisinopril 2.5mg 1aday, carvedilol 6.25 mg 1 twice a day. Low BP 80/50. Chngd coreg to 1/2 tablet. Bp 85/57.Options? What should be my goal bp?

90-120 systolic: For cardiomyopathy, a lower BP is usually better, although we do not usually push it below 90. If you are not light headed or weak with a BP if 85, it may be ok for you. Discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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I am 82 y.o. I take amlidopine and carvedilol in am, lisinopril and hydrolazine at noon and early evening but my bp spikes 190+/85 + in eve. Why?

I am 82 y.o. I take amlidopine and carvedilol in am, lisinopril and hydrolazine at noon and early evening but my bp spikes 190+/85 + in eve. Why?

Probably your: Carvedilol is wearing off. Discuss your concerns with your health care provider. You may just need a simple adjustment to your medications. ...Read more

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I am 71, have copd, on oxygen, taking lisinopril and coreg (carvedilol). Pulse was erratic for 1 hour. High 139 low 59. Bp was fine. Why?

I am 71, have copd, on oxygen, taking lisinopril and coreg (carvedilol). Pulse was erratic for 1 hour. High 139 low 59. Bp was fine. Why?

Atrial fib?: It sounds like you may have had an episode of atrial fibrillation, which is a rapid and irregular heart rhythm. Of it persists, it may increase your risk of a stroke. Talk to your doctor about the need for testing or medication adjustment to help keep your heart regular. ...Read more

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I have dilated Cardiomyopathy, my BP is 87/47 and I have a headache. I'm currently on lisinopril and carvedilol. Should I be concerned about the BP?

I have dilated Cardiomyopathy, my BP is 87/47 and I have a headache. I'm currently on lisinopril and carvedilol. Should I be concerned about the BP?

Low BP cardiomyopathy: I have dilated Cardiomyopathy, my BP is 87/47 and I have a headache. I'm currently on lisinopril and carvedilol. Should I be concerned about the BP? ANS: may be part of the weakened heart of cardiomyopathy. I would discuss with your team there. ...Read more

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I have LBBB and occasional palpitations. I take lisinopril and carvedilol. Can I take a magnesium supplement for the palpitations?

I have LBBB and occasional palpitations. I take lisinopril and carvedilol. Can I take a magnesium supplement for the palpitations?

Yes, if: If your kidney function is normal, there will be no harm in supplementing your magnesium. It will have no effect on LBBB which you can't feel anyway. ...Read more

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When should I take magnesium? I took it last night but my BP went down to 99/66. But it helped pains/swelling. I take carvedilol 3.125 2xaday and lisinopril 25mg for cardiomyopathy/chf.

When should I take magnesium? I took it last night but my BP went down to 99/66. But it helped pains/swelling. I take carvedilol 3.125 2xaday and lisinopril 25mg for cardiomyopathy/chf.

Ask your doctor: Not sure why you started with magnesium or what it's supposed to do for pain or swelling. Maybe you are on a diuretic and worried about losses, but Lisinopril helps the body hold magnesium, so you should be talking to your own doc about what you are taking including supplements. ...Read more

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What would the side effects be of having a beer while on plavix, (clopidogrel) lisinopril, simvastatin, and carvedilol? Male, 42

What would the side effects be of having a beer while on plavix, (clopidogrel) lisinopril, simvastatin, and carvedilol? Male, 42

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 another matter that has the potential for you to develop some adverse effects. ...Read more

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Does Norvasc, Coreg, (carvedilol) or Lisinopril lower your diastolic blood pressure?

Does Norvasc, Coreg, (carvedilol) or Lisinopril lower your diastolic blood pressure?

Yes, all do: You have named three different anti hypertensive agents, each with a different mode of action, and all effective at lowering systolic and diastolic blood pressure. ...Read more

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Coreg (carvedilol) and lisinopril for htn. Last 6 weeks wheezing, fatigue, short breath during running w/o cough. Inhaler does not help. Rest resolves. Allergies?

Coreg (carvedilol) and lisinopril for htn. Last 6 weeks wheezing, fatigue, short breath during running w/o cough. Inhaler does not help. Rest resolves. Allergies?

See provider: I am concerned that your cardiovascular disease may be getting worse, or that you may have asthma or COPD that requires more than one inhaler. Please see your healthcare provider. ...Read more

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Pcp only increases my b p meds: lisinopril/coreg: both maxed. Is not looking for a cause of sudden highs (200+). What can I suggest?

Pcp only increases my b p meds: lisinopril/coreg: both maxed. Is not looking for a cause of sudden highs (200+). What can I suggest?

Uncontrolled BP: Ask your physician to consider adding at least one other med for your bp. You will need to have your pcp prescribe medications to get your systolic bp. ...Read more

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On 80mg Lipitor (atorvastatin) 25mg coreg 25mg twice daily. Lisinopril 40mg, normal angiogram, normal echo, mvp asside. Question is, why such high med dosages?

On 80mg Lipitor (atorvastatin) 25mg coreg 25mg twice daily. Lisinopril 40mg, normal angiogram, normal echo, mvp asside. Question is, why such high med dosages?

Meds: Lipitor (atorvastatin) dose seems high usually reserved for patients with known coronary diseases. I am guessing the other meds are for blood pressure so the dose will depend on BP control. ...Read more

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Coreg, lisinopril, lipitor, (atorvastatin) low dose aspirin. Are these meds a good combo for preventing a cardiac event? Anything holistic I can and should add?

Coreg, lisinopril, lipitor, (atorvastatin) low dose aspirin. Are these meds a good combo for preventing a cardiac event? Anything holistic I can and should add?

Yes: These are good meds for lowering BP and cholesterol which, in turn, lowers your risk. Holistic measures include: attain and maintain normal body weight (bmi =25); daily exercise:at least 30 minutes, the more the better; eat a mediterranean diet (google this if you're not familiar). Don't smoke. Don't chew. Drink alcohol in moderation (not >2 drinks daily). Relax, be happy. Don't stress. ...Read more

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Can I take a colon cleanser with CHF meds I know I would feel better and drop some stomach weight, if I could take colon cleaner, I'm on coreg, emdur, lisinipril, zocor, (simvastatin) warfarin, sotalol, and Lasix

Can I take a colon cleanser with CHF meds I know I would feel better and drop some stomach weight, if I could take colon cleaner, I'm on coreg, emdur, lisinipril, zocor, (simvastatin) warfarin, sotalol, and Lasix

If: If you are constipated, a stool softener would help, and should be safe if used as directed.

"colon cleansers" (usually billed as a way to "detoxify") serve no medical purpose and can be harmful. ...Read more

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Can I take metoprolol and lisinopril together?

Can I take metoprolol and lisinopril together?

Yes: These are two different classes of medications used for treatment of high blood pressure and heart disease. Metoprolol is a beta blocker and Lisinopril is an ace inhibitor. In fact, they are commonly used together in heart disease patients. ...Read more

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Can zestril (lisinopril) and Lasix be taken together?

Can zestril (lisinopril) and Lasix be taken together?

Yes.: They frequently are. The two are also available in a combo pill. ...Read more

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Just started carvedilol a few days ago. Also started citalopram. Is it safe to take these two together?

Yes: It is safe to take the two drugs, the combination may increase beta blocker levels which could cause low blood pressure, a slow heart rate, and possible
a-v block. The prescibing physican should re-evaluate you in several weeks, and sooner if you become symptomatic. ...Read more

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CAN YOU TAKE ADVAIR & CARVEDILOL TOGETHER? I'm getting diff answer from docs. Does anyone know one doc says it ok other says u can't take both

CAN YOU TAKE ADVAIR & CARVEDILOL TOGETHER? I'm getting diff answer from docs. Does anyone know one doc says it ok other says u can't take both

Yes: Definitely- I use Carvedilol in my heart failure patients many of whom have some forms of lung disease on Advsir and it is tolerated fine. ...Read more

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CAN YOU TAKE ADVAIR & CARVEDILOL TOGETHER? I'm getting diff answer from docs. Does anyone know one doc says it ok other says u can't take both

No clear answer: There is likely no harm from taking both but do note that carvedilol, a beta blocker, may worsen your asthma and reduce the effectiveness of the long-acting bronchodilator in Advair. I think this combination should be evaluated individually although I prefer using other options for BP in asthma whenever possible. On the other hand, I have seen patients on this combination without problem. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take lisinopril and metoprolol together?

Yes: Yes that is a safe combination as long as your blood pressure is not lowered too much by the meds together. ...Read more

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