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No: Catapres (clonidine) helps with opiate withdrawal symptoms by reducing the sympathetic nervous system (which results in a rapid heart rate and elevated blood pressures). Although Lisinopril is also a blood pressure medicine, it's mechanism of action is completely different. It is in a drug class called an ace inhibitor. ...Read more
Md's plan is to abruptly stop toprol (metoprolol) XL (side effects) for lisinopril. The lido effect will help mimimize change of BP bump from the drug withdrawal?
My husband stopped taking low dose of lisinopril about a month ago. He keeps saying he is exhausted 24 7 has weird taste in his mouth anxiety shakes, essentially describes symotoms of depression. Could it be related to lisinopril eithdrawal?
How long can you have lisonopril withdrawal symptoms? I have been feeling, dizzy, lightheaded, and light faint since i stopped 1 month ago
I take lisnopril and clonidine I am switching from methadone to oxycodone and have withdrawals ,blood pressure is up can I take lisnopril twice daily?
Yes: many patients take this medicine 2 x /day ...Read more
Uses of lisinopril: Lisinopril (l) is used to treat hypertension and proteinuria with or without hypertension. Patients with proteinuria, due to diabetes or glomerulonephritis, are treated with l to reduce proteinuria, which is a good thing to do. It is a member of the ace-i inhibitor class of drugs. ...Read more