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What is the treatment for lisinopril overdose?

What is the treatment for lisinopril overdose?

It gets better: Lisinopril overdose can cause high potassium, renal failure, and low blood pressure. Support the patient until the drug is removed by the body and all should be well. These are, however dangerous problems that need a doctors guidance. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for lisinopril overdose?

It gets better: Lisinopril overdose can cause high potassium, renal failure, and low blood pressure. Support the patient until the drug is removed by the body and all should be well. These are, however dangerous problems that need a doctors guidance. ...Read more

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What if you took an overdose of lisinopril for a week and then went back to you normal dosage?? Supposed to take 20mg but was taking 40mg.

What if you took an overdose of lisinopril for a week and then went back to you normal dosage?? Supposed to take 20mg but was taking 40mg.

Lisinopril: You should be just fine. Any harm would have been while you were taking the double dose, and would have been a drop in your blood pressure. ...Read more

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Can you overdose on too many lisinopril?

Can you overdose on too many lisinopril?

Yes: You can take too much of any medication and it can cause problems. With Lisinopril you can get kidney failure, hypotension (low blood pressure), high potassium. You should never take more than the dose prescribed by your physician. ...Read more

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Can you die from an overdose on atenolol and lisinopril?

Can you die from an overdose on atenolol and lisinopril?

YES: They are blood pressure medications and can slow your hear down. If you have accidentally taken too many you need to go to the hospital to get checked out. If you are thinking about taking pills to hurt yourself pleas seek help immediately and go to the hospital or call an ambulance. ...Read more

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Family member took 13 pills of lisinopril hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) 10-12.5 mg is that an overdose?

Blood pressure: 13 pills of lisinopril/hctz combination can certainly cause problems and would qualify as an overdose. Should get to the hospital for observations and treatment if necessary. ...Read more

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How do I withdraw from lisinopril?

How do I withdraw from lisinopril?

check with your doc: You can just stop it - there's no rebound. Why are you stopping it? If you have high blood pressure, you may need a substitute. If you have congestive heart failure, it may get worse. If you're on a diuretic, you may develop low potassium. This should be done with your doctor's supervision. That's why it's a prescription medicine. ...Read more

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Safe to exercise while on lisinopril?

Safe to exercise while on lisinopril?

Other problems?: Lisinopril itself is safe to use with exercise; however, the next question is why the Lisinopril was started. Exercise must be limited in a specific way for certain rhythm and heart disorders, so you should obtain clearance from your doctor or cardiologist before beginning an exercise plan. ...Read more

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Could i replace ava pro with lisinopril?

Could i replace ava pro with lisinopril?

Avapro-lisinopril: The answer to your question is "yes". Avapro (irbesartan) is a type of angiotensin receptor blocker (arb) drugs and Lisinopril is a member of the ace-inhibitor (a) class of drugs. Both reduce not only BP but protein in the urine as well. Unless you have a cough from the a, there is no compelling reason to go from an arb to an a. Speak to your physician for more information in your case. ...Read more

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