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Is lisinopril safe in pregnancy?

Is lisinopril safe in pregnancy?

No: Use of Lisinopril is contraindicated during pregnancy. Animal and human data have revealed evidence of embryolethality and teratogenicity associated with angiotensin converting enzyme (ace) inhibitors. When pregnancy is detected, ace inhibitors should be discontinued as soon as possible. ...Read more

Dr. Linda Callaghan
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Is sex while pregnant safe?

Is sex while pregnant safe?

As long as you do: Not have any problems but u need to ask your OB as your OB knows your situation. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take amlodipine besylate/benazepril hydrochloride while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is it safe to take amlodipine besylate/benazepril hydrochloride while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Not enough info: According to lactmed, a great source for accurate information on compatibility of medications during breastfeeding, so little information is known about the effects during breastfeeding, that you might consider another medication, like nifedipine. ...Read more

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Is bilberry safe to take pregnant?

Is bilberry safe to take pregnant?

Safe side: Special Precautions & Warnings: Pregnancy or breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of bilberry during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use. ...Read more

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Ibprofen while pregnant safe?

Ibprofen while pregnant safe?

Not at 30 weeks.: Ibuprofen is fda pregnancy category d. It could harm your unborn child if taken during the last trimester. ...Read more

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Is Diovan (valsartan) hct safe women who are pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is Diovan (valsartan) hct safe women who are pregnant or breastfeeding?

Thumbs down: Diovan (valsartan) hct is a combination of Diovan (valsartan) and hydrochlorothiazide. Both Diovan (valsartan) and hydrochlorothiazide are not recommended during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Talk with your doctor about finding another choice for your high blood pressure. We want both you and your baby to be healthy. ...Read more

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Is nauzene safe for pregnant woman?

Is nauzene safe for pregnant woman?

Yes: Nausene is citric acid and sugar which is similar to hard candy like jolly rancher. It does have some artificial sweetener also which could be problematic if overdone. It is rated Cat C meaning that it has not been tested and found to be safe. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take lisinopril hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is it safe to take lisinopril hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Absolutely not: Lisinopril is a class of medications called an ace inhibitor. These medications should not be used during pregnancy as they can cause the baby's kidney to be damaged or worse to not develop at all. Managing high blood pressure in pregnancy is very important but it is crucial that you discuss other medication options with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Norvasc (amlodipine)?

Can pregnant women take Norvasc (amlodipine)?

Norvasc (amlodipine): read this: http://www.drugs.com/pregnancy/amlodipine.html like most drugs it should be given to pregnant women only when benefits outweigh risks ...Read more

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Buttermilk safe when pregnant?

Buttermilk safe when pregnant?

Infection: Anything that could potentially harbor germs should be avoided in pregnancy, whether that is raw meat or milk products that have not been pasteurized. If you are craving for buttermilk, make sure it has been pasteurized. ...Read more

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Is procardia (nifedipine) xl 30mg safe to take starting 6 weeks pregnant?

Is procardia (nifedipine) xl 30mg safe to take starting 6 weeks pregnant?

Ask: better ask your Obstetrician. Seriously. Ask your OB. He/she won't lead you astray. ...Read more

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Is theraflu safe to take while pregnant?

Is theraflu safe to take while pregnant?

Yes unless high BP: Theraflu and other similar cold medicines are safe in pregnancy. Avoid sudafed or the products that contain Pseudoephedrine if you have high blood pressure. Use the sugar free versions if you have gestational diabetes. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take perindopril while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is it safe to take perindopril while pregnant or breastfeeding?

NO: No no no! perindopril and other ace inhibitors are teratogenic and can cause the baby to die in utero or be born with severe malformations (no kidneys). Please do not take this if you are or are planning on becoming pregnant. It is not known is this drug goes into breast milk, but i would not take it if nursing either. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take ramipril while pregnant?

Is it safe to take ramipril while pregnant?

Not so much: The ace inhibitor meds which include ramipril are considered category c (possibly safe) in the first trimester but move into category d later in pregnancy because of increased fetal & neonatal problems. Some can pass in breast milk but risk in breast feeding is considered minimal. ...Read more

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Is lyrica safe to take pregnant?

Is lyrica safe to take pregnant?

Lyrica: It is category C. "Category C. Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks." If you choose to stop it, do not do so abruptly, talk to your neurologist to get a tapering regimen of more than 1 wk ...Read more

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Is it safe to take ranexa (ranolazine) while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Hasn't been studied : Hasn't been studied well, depends upon the relative risks to you vs the fetus. Best to discuss w/both your cardiologist and your OB before becoming pregnant. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take enalapril while pregnant?

Is it safe to take enalapril while pregnant?

No: Generally, ACE inhibitors like Enalapril are not recommended in pregnancy due to some adverse animal studies and very limited human studies. Most blood pressure problems in pregnancy can be addressed with medicines that have a more known effect on baby. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take perindopril while pregnant or breastfeeding?

NO: No no no! perindopril and other ace inhibitors are teratogenic and can cause the baby to die in utero or be born with severe malformations (no kidneys). Please do not take this if you are or are planning on becoming pregnant. It is not known is this drug goes into breast milk, but i would not take it if nursing either. ...Read more

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Can you take arthrexin if your taking perindopril?

Yes: Need to watch renal function as this combination for long time may affect kidney functions ...Read more

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Perindopril, coversyl & aceon, (perindopril) what are these?

Perindopril, coversyl & aceon, (perindopril) what are these?

Perdopril: Peridopril (P) is the generic name for a certain angiotensin converting enzyme ihibitor (A). Aceon (perindopril) and Coversyl are the trade names for P manufactured by different pharmaceutical companies, therefore, Aceon (perindopril) and Coversyl are the same as P. ...Read more

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Perindopril any good ?

For high blood press: Similar to others in the class.

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What is aceon (perindopril)?

ACE-Inhibitor: It is called perindopril and belongs to the class of ace (angiotensin converting enzyme) inhibitors. ...Read more

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Can you take perindopril, coversyl & aceon together?

Can you take perindopril, coversyl & aceon together?

All the same: They are all different names for the same drug- perindopril- a BP drug of the ACE inhibitor class. So no- I would not take all of them together. I would speak to your prescribing doctor about consolidating into one pill and maximizing the dosage of that pill. ...Read more

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Can I drink green tea if I am taking perindopril?

Yes.: While it's true that some types of green tea are mild ace inhibitors (which is what perindopril is), you would have to drink gallons of green tea to have any measurable effect on your blood pressure. So enjoy your green tea in moderation. ...Read more

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Does grapefruit affect aceon (perindopril)?

No: There is no interaction between the two. ...Read more

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Is there any study the used of perindopril during breastfeeding will affect the baby?My wife used this as per specialist advise

Is there any study the used of perindopril during breastfeeding will affect the baby?My wife used this as per specialist advise

No: There is inadequate literature available to assess the risk. Your wife should consider being switched to a different medicine unless there is a very strong indication for perindopril. If she has a peripartum cardiomyopathy and must take it, consider stopping breast feeding. ...Read more

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F Age 85 with atherosclerosis BP is usually 100/70 but sometimes in evening shoots to 140/110.Doc gave 2mg perindopril+.65indapamide dailyTake or not?

Baseline BP recordin: Blood pressure is not a fixed number...it will be somewhat different every time it is checked. So we need a good BP record done under resting conditions. Any physical or emotional ups/downs will raise it to some degree. I would not advise her BP treatment unless you get 3 to 4 readings done on different days, and when this person is calm and relaxed.The average value is the real BP.Treat accordin ...Read more

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I am taking 20mg pravastatin 10mg amiodipine 2, 5mg bendroflumethiaz 4mg perindopril and 2mg clomipamine - my muscles ache badly. Is this normal?

I am taking 20mg pravastatin 10mg amiodipine 2, 5mg bendroflumethiaz 4mg perindopril and 2mg clomipamine - my muscles ache badly. Is this normal?

Can be a side effec.: Pravastatin can lead to muscle injury. Your doctor should be made aware of your muscle aches so he/she can examine you and possibly check a blood test to evaluate for muscle damage. Good luck. ...Read more

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Perindopril gives me sore throat, what to do?

Sore throat: Perindopril (P) is an ACE-Inhibitor. P can cause a cough, usually non-productive at night. P does not normally cause a sore throat (ST). If you feel that P is the cause, speak to your physician about stopping if for 2 days to see if the ST gets better. Good luck. ...Read more

Dr. Louis Gallia
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Perindopril (Definition)

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


Dr. Linda Callaghan
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Aceon (Definition)

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