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Could the medicine lisinopril cause respitory problems for someone with copd?

Could the medicine lisinopril cause respitory problems for someone with copd?

Lisinopril: Per se it should not cause shortness of breath, but one of the annoying side effect of lisinoprilper is persistent cough, in that case you may have to stop the medicine.

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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.

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Can losartan cause reflux? Would stoppage get rid of the problem? Never had reflux problems before starting hbp meds. Was on lisinopril b4 same problem

Can losartan cause reflux? Would stoppage get rid of the problem? Never had reflux problems before starting hbp meds. Was on lisinopril b4 same problem

GERD and losartan: I would talk to your physician (p) about starting a proton pump inhibitor, such as prilosec, to see if your reflux (r) problem is resolved with its use. Losartan-like drugs have very few adverse effects and r is not commonly known to happen. The fact that you had symptoms of r on Lisinopril is evidence that your r is not related to any BP medication. Speak to your physician for more information.

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Can benzos cause respiratory problems to those with no known copd?

In too high a dose: Benzodiazepines are vastly safer than barbiturates and barbiturate-like drugs because their activities stop at the upper part of the brain and do not, in therapeutic doses, extend to the respiratory centers in the midbrain. Together with alcohol, opiates, other depressant drugs, and in very high doses (or iv) they can and do cause problems, even without copd. Normally, in usual doses, they don't.

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Can steady exposure to carbon monoxide cause respiratory problems like emphysema, copd, asthma?

Can steady exposure to carbon monoxide cause respiratory problems like emphysema, copd, asthma?

Would never happen: Carbon monoxide has strong affinity to the hemoglobin and its diffusibility through membrane is high. Before any other condition like asthma, COPD can occur from it, a person is dead. There will be no study to prove that.

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Can zestril (lisinopril) cause impotency?

Can zestril (lisinopril) cause impotency?

Not likely: 1% of people report this. Consider switching to another agent.

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What is the problem with lisinopril and kava kava?

What is the problem with lisinopril and kava kava?

Liver: Kava kava (piper methysticum) alone has been reported to cause liver toxicity and the combination increases this likelihood.

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Does lisinopril cause insomnia?

Does lisinopril cause insomnia?

Lisinopril: Usually does not, but it can, also it can cause a cough which causes insomnia.

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Can lisinopril cause my nocturia?

Can lisinopril cause my nocturia?

Lisnopril: Yes if you are taking it at night it can. If you are start taking it in the morning and you will not have nocturia let me know if I am right.

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Can lisinopril cause asthma attacks?

Can lisinopril cause asthma attacks?

Asthma ACEI: ACEI drug can cause cough as a limiting side effect; true bronchospasm as in asthma would be a severe allergic response needing immediate ER treatment and removal of exposure

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Can lisinopril cause some people nocturia?

Not Usually: Lisinopril is classified as a blood pressure medication that is grouped withe ace inhibitors. The side effects attributed to it are, non-productive cough, high potassium or renal failure.

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How do I treat a rash caused by lisinopril?

How do I treat a rash caused by lisinopril?

Stop lisinopril: Lisinopril can cause a reaction in which there can be breathing problems and swelling of lips etc. It needs to be stopped and medical help sought.

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