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Dr. Marilyn Cox
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Propranolol (Definition)

Treats high blood pressure, angina (chest pain), irregular heartbeat, migraine headaches, tremors, and lowers the risk of repeated heart attacks. This medicine ...Read more


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Been taking lisinopril 20mg for hbp haven't taken it today yet. Is it ok to take Propranolol if I skip lisinopril today. Have a big social event today?

Been taking lisinopril 20mg for hbp haven't taken it today yet. Is it ok to take Propranolol if I skip lisinopril today. Have a big social event today?

Here are some. ..: Why do you want to take Propranolol and skip lisinopril because you're inaccessible to med or to avoid side effects for personal special occasion? Have you experienced sudden rise of BP due to not taking drug correctly? So, without knowing your current intent and medical background, any responsible and ethical Doc should not just say yes or not because both are in different categories of medicine. ...Read more

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I take 20mg lisinopril for my HBP it works great I also have propranolol ER 60mg that works for my panic is it ok to take both? Or any recommendation

I take 20mg lisinopril for my HBP it works great I also have propranolol ER 60mg that works for my panic is it ok to take both? Or any recommendation

You can take both: They work by different mechanism and may work together to better control your blood pressure. As long as your blood pressure isn't too low so that you are feeling fatigue, dizzy/lightheaded, or passing out, things may be fine - in fact, classes of medications like these two are frequently used to control patients blood pressure. If you're concerned review this with your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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Are beta blockers propranolol just as good at treating hypertension as ACE inh lisinopril

Are beta blockers propranolol just as good at treating hypertension as ACE inh lisinopril

Not the first choice: According to the newest JNC guidelines, beta blockers are not the first choice for treating hypertension. If you have conditions like portal hypertension, panic disorder, or chronic migraine headache along with hypertension, then the doctor may choose propanolol to treat two conditions with just one medicine. ...Read more

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Can I take propranolol sr 60mg with 50mg zoloft (sertraline)? I have hypertension, my doc prescribed me propranolol after lisinopril has side effects on me.

Can I take propranolol sr 60mg with 50mg zoloft (sertraline)? I have hypertension, my doc prescribed me propranolol after lisinopril has side effects on me.

Zoloft (sertraline) Beta Blocker: Beta blockers can slow down the brain processes, even to the point aggravating existing depression. Propranolol penetrates the brain substantially. I recommend you take propranolol at night. Ask your prescriber if atenolol may not be preferred, since its brain penetration is a lot less than propranolol. ...Read more

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Am without a doctor at this time. Need refills on Metformin, Propranolol and Lisinipril.

Am without a doctor at this time. Need refills on Metformin, Propranolol and Lisinipril.

Try HealthTap PRIME: One may try HealthTap PRIME, our virtual consultation premium service. Patients with diabetes or high blood pressure must have in-person evaluations with their in-person doctor. However, if a patient is very stable on long-term medication, she can ask for one refill while waiting for an in-person exam. PRIME's fee is for advice, and remains the same whether or not medications are prescribed. ...Read more

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I'm taking lisnopril 10mg for high bp, I was just added propranolol 80mg ER for migraine prevention. Should I be worried about my BP dropping too low?

I'm taking lisnopril 10mg for high bp, I was just added propranolol 80mg ER for migraine prevention. Should I be worried about my BP dropping too low?

High BP: Adding an other BP medication is always a concern, I suggest to monitor you BP at home and follow up with your doctor and adjust the BP medication occordingly. ...Read more

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What is lisinopril used to treat?

What is lisinopril used to treat?

High blood pressure: Lisinopril is a medication that is mainly used to treat high blood pressure (HBP) in adults and children, in whom it’s FDA-approved over 6 years of age (although it may sometimes be prescribed “off-label” to children who are younger). It is also prescribed to people who have heart failure or who have had a heart attack, even if they do not have HBP, to prevent future events. ...Read more

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What are other names for lisinopril?

Generic: Lisinopril is the generic name for this ACE inhibitor. The brand names are Zestril (lisinopril) and Prinvil. ...Read more

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What is Prinivil (lisinopril) used for?

What is Prinivil (lisinopril) used for?

Prinivil (lisinopril): Prinivil (lisinopril) is an ACE inhibitor for treatment of high blood pressure & heart failure. ...Read more

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My BP is 154/98 and I take lisinopril, should I be alarmed?

My BP is 154/98 and I take lisinopril, should I be alarmed?

Isolated reading or: Average? If in doubt call your physician. Not dangerous but if average reading....Inadequately controlled on current dose. ...Read more

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Taking 80mg lisinopril and 2.5 amliopine still BP 175/95. Suggestions?

Blood pressure: Blood pressure management often requires titration of multiple medications. Discuss with your doctor and follow the recommendations you receive. The amlodipine is still low dose and addition of another medication working in a different manner may also be considered. ...Read more

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Is lisinopril a statin drug?

Is lisinopril a statin drug?

ACE inhibitor: No Lisinopril is belonging to a class of medications called ace inhibitors. These medications are commonly prescribed for elevated blood pressure but are also commonly prescribed in patients with diabetes or after a cardiac event. Never stop or change a medication without first consulting your physician. ...Read more

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Is lisinopril same as ramipril?

Brothers: Both are in the same class of drugs called angiotensin converging enzyme inhibitors. They are both once a day drugs.
If a pharmacist suggests a substitution between the two, this should be fine. ...Read more

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Is lisinopril a calcium blocker?

Is lisinopril a calcium blocker?

No: Lisinopril is ithe class of drugs called ace inhibitors (angiotensin converting enzyme). ...Read more

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Can I take melatonin with lisinopril?

Absolutely: I do and it has no interaction. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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What side effects do lisinopril have?

Many: Lightheadedness, dizziness, tongue swelling are a few. ...Read more

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Is zestril (lisinopril) a statin drug?

Is zestril (lisinopril) a statin drug?

No: Zestril (lisinopril) is primarily used to treat high blood pressure. It is not a "statin" but it is an "ace
inhibitor ". ...Read more

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Does lisinopril have histamines in it?

Does lisinopril have histamines in it?

No but: It doesn't have histamine but it can cause a histamine like reaction with angioedema, cough, and upper respiratory tract irritation. It does this through a different (not histamine related) mechanism. ...Read more

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Can you take HGH if you use lisinopril?

Can you take HGH if you use lisinopril?

No contraindication: But few are prescribed hgh...Why are you on this? ...Read more

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Dangerous to miss a dose of lisinopril?

Dangerous to miss a dose of lisinopril?

Missed dose: It is not serious if you miss one dose of Lisinopril (l). L works by lowering BP by correcting enodthelial dysfunction (e). Correcting e takes about 2 weeks to be effective and causes the artery to be more compliant (c). Increasing c causes a lowering of bp. The c lasts for up to 2 weeks if l is stopped so it is not harmful is you miss one dose of it. Please take it consistently in the future. ...Read more

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Do you have to taper off of lisinopril?

Lisinopril: Generally don't need to taper off Lisinopril tho should discuss with your dr. Who knows your situation. ...Read more

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Is lisinopril good for high bloodpressure?

Is lisinopril good for high bloodpressure?

HBP and lisinopril: Lisinopril (l) is a drug of the ace-inhibitor (a) class of drugs. It is an excellent drug to control BP as well as reducing protein in the urine, as do all drugs in that class. There are other drugs in that class that are on the market. Ask your doctor to see if ramipril (r) is a good substitute for l in your case. As you can see from the image, r is quite effective in reducing cv complications. ...Read more

Dr. Atique Mirza
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Prinivil (Definition)

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


Dr. Atique Mirza
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Zestril (Definition)

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