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Verapamil And Lisinopril
Metoprolol and lisin: The combination is a useful and frequent combination used. ...Read more
Yes: And they're prescribed together all the time. That is a particularly good combination since they act by different mechanisms and the first one counteracts the side effects of the second. ...Read more
Yes u can.: They belong to different classes of BP meds- diuretic, calcium channel blocker and beta blocker. Ask ur dr if u have heart, thyroid, kidney or adrenal conditions contributing to ur hypertension, considering u r still young to be taking 3 BP meds.Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/a-to-z-guides/hypertension-complementary-alternative-treatments. ...Read more
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Passable: They work by different mechanisms.....Could be useful in combination. ...Read more
I take hydralozine, clonidine, amlodipine, coreg (carvedilol) and losartan for HBP and thyroxine. could any of these medications cause erectile dysfunction?
BP meds can do this: Impotence are listed potential side effects of hydralazine, amlodipine and losartan. Potentially, any of the antihypertensive medicines can do this. It is uncommon to require 5 different medicines to control hypertension. Ask your doctor to reassess your treatment ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Amoxicillin, lisinopril hctz, (hydrochlorothiazide) metoprolol, and Klor-Con safe to take together?
See answer: I have several patients who have been on these meds at one time or another without any issues. If your dr. Has an emr, they will often be able to assure if there any interactions. The pharmacist would also be able to confirm if there are any interactions. Best wishes. ...Read more
Am using Tenormin and Diovan (valsartan) can I replace these with generic atenolol and valasartan ?
Talk to your doctor: There is always an exception to the rule, but nearly everyone does fine with generic versions of brand name medications. Talk to your doctor and/or pharmacist about making the change. Good luck. ...Read more
Hypercalcemia(5.8-6.5).A doctor asked to replace Exforge (amlodipine and valsartan) by Amlor.Other Doctor said Exforge (amlodipine and valsartan) doesnt increase Potassium.Does Exforge (amlodipine and valsartan) cause Hypercalcemia?
Read the label: B"sd as far as meds thiazide diuretics decrease urine and increase blood calcium. exforge hct (amlodipine and hydrochlorothiazide and valsartan) (amlodipine valsartan hydrochlorothiazide tablets) - has thiazide, plain exforge (amlodipine valsartan tablets) does not cause it to my knowledge. In any case, HCT causes mild hypercalcemia - should not bring on confusion etc unless other issues with low sodium etc. glad to discuss details and diabetes ...Read more
No,why would you?: Cozaar (losartan) is an arb class of blood pressure lowering medication, appropriate for those w/high blood pressure or hypertension. Midodrine is an Alpha receptor agonist used to treat patients w/orthostatic hypotension, whose blood pressure falls when they change positions. I can't imagine too many patients w/htn who are orthostatic w/treatment where you'd add another med rather than give fluids, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it safe to take ibuprofen with metoprolol, lisinopril hctz, (hydrochlorothiazide) and Klor-Con 10?
Yes: In moderation, Ibuprofen is safe with those medications. Ibuprofen like all nsaids does go through the kidneys as does Lisinopril and hctz, (hydrochlorothiazide) so very prolonged use of the Ibuprofen is not recommended at is may cause kidney damage. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Which is the best treatment for hbp: exforge (amlodipine and valsartan) or diltiazem and lisinopril?
Which is better option for heart protection and blood pressure control: ben/hct and bystolic (nebivolol) or amlodipine and bystolic (nebivolol).
My father is 59 years old.his BP is 140/100.the medication given is moxonidine 0.2mg,verapamil 80mg,lisinopril 20mg all together.is it ok for him??
Yes: all 3 can be used together to control BP. ...Read more
Can verapamil and lisinopril (taken together as prescribed) possibly result in more noticeable varicose veins?
I was given verapamil for control of migraines at 240mg per day and prinivil (lisinopril) at 20mg per day. Is it ok to take both and at those doses safely?
Possibly: The average pt with hypertension is on 2 or 3 medications to control blood pressure. All medications have the possibility of side effects. Verapamil lowers bp and pulse rate, common side effects: ankle swelling, constipation. Prinivil (lisinopril) side effects: cough, high potassium(dangerous). Ultimately your doctor who prescribed it will determine if you are a candidate for these meds based on your bp. ...Read more
I have always had normal BP, 116/70, on average. Since starting Verapamil, my BP got very high. Now my MD has started me on Lisinopril to lower my BP?
Can you take sildenafil when takin warfarin lisinopril and digoxin and verapamil for dilated cardiomyopathy which had 17 years ago?
If one is in otherwise excellent health and needs an increase in 1 of 2 HTN meds, is Lisinopril or Verapramil increased, in general?
I'm taking lisinipril in the morning for my blood pressure and verapamil at night my presurre is stiill high should I take them both in the morning?
HIgh blood pressure: If your blood pressure is high on Lisinopril (l) and verapamil (v), you should discuss that problem with your physician (p). Perhaps the dose of l and v can be increased. Your physician knows you better than anyone else, so ask your p about the problem of your uncontrolled bp. Good luck. ...Read more
In general, would lisinopril or verapramil or clonidine be a possible drug of choice for initial treatment of HTN when one only is chosen?
HTN meds: Often use Lisinopril for HTN unless allergic reaction/ severe kidney issues . It protects kidneys and has been associated with decreased mortality. Verapamil is more often used if associated fast heart rhythms . it can have negative inotropic (heart strength) .Clonidine brings down blood pressure acutely .I don't start people on it because it has a rebound effect when stopped f/u/ w/ doc ...Read more
On metformin & lisinipril my bloodpressure is sometimes low like 110/68 doc put me on verapamil ER for palpatation is it safe to take with these meds?
If I have be on Lisinipril and verapimil for years, and run out of Lisinipril, should I take the verapimil anyway?
High blood pressure: Lisinopril is a medication that is mainly used to treat high blood pressure (HBP) in adults and children, in whom it’s FDA-approved over 6 years of age (although it may sometimes be prescribed “off-label” to children who are younger). It is also prescribed to people who have heart failure or who have had a heart attack, even if they do not have HBP, to prevent future events. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
BP reduction: A decrease in bp.Get a more detailed answer ›