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Can i take l-arginine when taking lisinopril?

Can i take l-arginine when taking lisinopril?

Cautiously: L-arginine lowers BP and is additive with Lisinopril be careful using them together to avoid an excessive lowering of your bp. ...Read more

Dr. Walter Husar
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Ezetimibe (Definition)

Ezetimibe is the generic name for zetia, (ezetimibe) a medication that decreases absorption of cholesterol from the GI tract. This medication works by blocking the niemann-pick c1-like 1 (npc1l1) protein which allows sterols, including cholesterol, to be absorbed into the intestine. Blocking this protein results in increased production of LDL receptors that then clear LDL ...Read more


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Should i take lisinopril at night?

Lisinopril: You can take the drug either morning or evening, for most folks won't make much difference. ...Read more

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Who should not take Prinivil (lisinopril)?

Who should not take Prinivil (lisinopril)?

Prinivil (lisinopril): "PRINIVIL (lisinopril) is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to this product and in patients with a history of angioedema related to previous treatment with an angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor and in patients with hereditary or idiopathic angioedema. Do not coadminister aliskiren with PRINIVIL (lisinopril) in patients with diabetes." See: ...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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Is lisinopril safe to take with metoprolol?

Is lisinopril safe to take with metoprolol?

Yes: Yes, you may when your blood pressure reduction requires more than one drug. A person may be taken together at the same time of the day or separately unless directed otherwise. ...Read more

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Can i take metoprolol and lisinopril together?

Can i take metoprolol and lisinopril together?

Yes: These are two different classes of medications used for treatment of high blood pressure and heart disease. Metoprolol is a beta blocker and Lisinopril is an ace inhibitor. In fact, they are commonly used together in heart disease patients. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Prinivil (lisinopril)?

Can pregnant women take Prinivil (lisinopril)?

Prinivil (lisinopril): Prinivil (lisinopril) is FDA Pregnancy Category D (Positive evidence of risk). ...Read more

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Is it safe to take both lisinopril and alcohol?

Is it safe to take both lisinopril and alcohol?

Yes: Don't drive when drinking, and if you getsick, make sure you replace lost l;iquids with electrolyte containing replacments like gatorade or such. If you drink yourself into a coma, you are at trisk of dying. ...Read more

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Should one take an old prescription of lisinopril?

Should one take an old prescription of lisinopril?

Only your Rx: Only ever take your own, current prescriptions of unexpired medications. ...Read more

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Can you take lisinopril & metoprolol at the same time?

Can you take lisinopril & metoprolol at the same time?

Yes: Yes, you may when your blood pressure reduction requires more than one drug. A person may be taken together at the same time of the day or separately unless directed otherwise. ...Read more

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How can you take actos (pioglitazone) 15mg and lisinopril 10mg ?

Actos (pioglitazone): Actos (pioglitazone) should be taken half hour before breakfast and Lisinopril should be taken at the same time daily. ...Read more

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How should one take actos (pioglitazone) 15mg and lisinopril 10mg ?

How should one take actos (pioglitazone) 15mg and lisinopril 10mg ?

You can take in am : Take the pills together in the morning. Then eat a healthy breakfast. The inserts with meds can make it sound more complicated than it needs to be. Just make sure eat regularly to avoid hypoglycemia , and drink plenty of water on the Lisinopril to keep the kidneys working as this is the organ that metabolizes the. Drug. ...Read more

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Can I take hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) in place of lisinopril? Thanks in advance.

Can I take hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) in place of lisinopril? Thanks in advance.

Probably: They both treat HTN but they're otherwise completely different. The best choice of a BP med is best left to someone with a complete picture of your conditions and other meds. ...Read more

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I take Losartan 100mg, I want to know if I can take lisinopril 10mg in its place?

I take Losartan 100mg, I want to know if I can take lisinopril 10mg in its place?

Medication: Losartan is a commonly used blood pressure medication. 100 mg is the highest dose used for blood pressure management. Lisinopril is a similar medication from a related class of medication to Losartan. But 10 mg is a low dose and usually not enough for blood pressure management. You should discuss with your doctor regarding changing your medications. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if i could take hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) in place of lisinopril?

Can you tell me if i could take hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) in place of lisinopril?

Yes: It depends on several variables whether a particular medicine can be used alone or with another medication in any individual.The goal is control of blood pressure and can only be assessed after you are on the medication. Issues that must be considered are kidney function that can be affected by both agents above, safety overall and other drugs you may be taking. Your caregiver will give you advice. ...Read more

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I currently take 10mg Lisinopril, is 25mg Losartan an equivalent dose to the Lisinopril?

I currently take 10mg Lisinopril, is 25mg Losartan an equivalent dose to the Lisinopril?

Maybe : Different people react differently to different drugs. While some people get good results with smallest dose of a drug, others would need more to have the same effect. As for lisinopril 10 mg and losartan 25 mg, both are starter doses, your doctor and yourself would be the best to judge efficacy, taking in consideration factors such as other drugs, other conditions, side effects, etc.. Best wishes ...Read more

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I didn't get my lisinopril prescription and won't be able to take it for two nights. Will i be ok?

I didn't get my lisinopril prescription and won't be able to take it for two nights.  Will i be ok?

Missing lisinopril: It is never good to miss medicines and you will not be adversely affected by missing two doses of Lisinopril (l). L reduces blood pressure by treating endothelial dysfunction, as seen in the slide. The enlarging of the diameter of the artery, seen in the top, is how high BP is reduced. This takes about two weeks to occur, so your blood pressure should be change dramatically by missing 2 doses of l. ...Read more

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What is the best way to take Cialas with Lisinopril 20/25 and Toprol 100 mg both taken in the morning ?

What is the best way to take Cialas with Lisinopril 20/25 and Toprol 100 mg both taken in the morning ?

Watch low pressure: Ensure that your blood pressure is in a range high enough to tolerate a rapid drop if cialis is of a higher dose . With 3 medications that lower your blood pressure you should have goals on both ends of the spectrum, too high and too low. Have your physician set you a range of safety. ...Read more

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What happens when you take lisinopril twice a day by mistake 20-25 mg hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) feeling weird?

What happens when you take lisinopril twice a day by mistake 20-25 mg hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) feeling weird?

BP GOES DOWN: It will lower your blood pressure and may make you pass more urine make dizzy and sick.You should only take the blood pressure medicine as prescribed, taking double the dose can make your BP go very low and can make you sick.Best is to take your pills at the same time preferably in the morning due to diuretic in lisnopril/hct. ...Read more

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I got a dry cough from taking lisinopril 20mg. How long will it take for this drug to get out of my body from the time I last took it?

I got a dry cough from taking lisinopril 20mg. How long will it take for this drug to get out of my body from the time I last took it?

ACE cough: Your annoying dry cough happens in about 20% of people that take an Ace inhibitor. Lisinopril has a half life of about 12hrs and it takes roughly 5 half lives for a drug to completely clear you system so 60 hours. However, he level of lisinopril should drop below the cough threshold much before that. The cough is usually a class effect so you will likely get it from all other Ace's. ...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