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Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Zestoretic (Overview)

Zestoretic is a combination blood pressure agent which is a kind of blood pressure drug (cardiovascular drug).


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What is zestoretic (lisinopril and hydrocholorthiazide) used for?

What is zestoretic (lisinopril and hydrocholorthiazide) used for?

Zestoretic (lisinopril and hydrocholorthiazide) is a: Combination drug consisting of zestril (lisinopril, an ace inhibitor) & hydrochlorothiazide [hctz], a diuretic. It is used for treating hypertension & congestive heart failure that's not responding well to diuretics (or digoxin) alone. Ace inhibitors also have a protective effect on the kidneys in diabetics. ...Read more

Dr. Milroy Samuel
33 doctors shared insights

Zestoretic (Overview)

Zestoretic is a combination blood pressure agent which is a kind of blood pressure drug (cardiovascular drug).


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What is the medicine zestoretic (lisinopril and hydrocholorthiazide) used to treat?

What is the medicine zestoretic (lisinopril and hydrocholorthiazide) used to treat?

Zestoretic (lisinopril and hydrocholorthiazide) is a: Combination drug consisting of zestril (lisinopril, an ace inhibitor) & hydrochlorothiazide [hctz], a diuretic. It is used for treating hypertension & congestive heart failure that's not responding well to diuretics (or digoxin) alone. Ace inhibitors also have a protective effect on the kidneys in diabetics. ...Read more

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I can't catch my breath rapidly after running it hurts & burns when trying to catch my breath cause? Hist:htn/pcos 205lbs provera/zestoretic

I can't catch my breath rapidly after running it hurts & burns when trying to catch my  breath cause? Hist:htn/pcos  205lbs provera/zestoretic

Find out: You should be evaluated to see if you have asthma or some other respiratory problem that needs attention. It's great that you're running, but find out what the problem is. Provera, (medroxyprogesterone) a progestational agent, might increase your risk of blood clot-related problems in leg or pelvic veins, just as birth control pills can do. I'm not saying you should stop provera; i prescribe it myself. But get checked. ...Read more

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I took 4 ambien, (zolpidem) 3 klonopin and 3 zestoretic just so i could sleep, was it safe to mix those medications?

I took 4 ambien, (zolpidem) 3 klonopin and 3 zestoretic just so i could sleep, was it safe to mix those medications?

Not safe: Zestoretic is not for sleep- Klonopin and Ambien (zolpidem) is for sleep- it is not safe to mix these two medications particularly high dosages. ...Read more

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Took 20 of Lorazepam 0.5mg Effects? Dangerous? HTN PCOS G.A.D Depressive Disorder Zestoretic 12-10mg Ativan0.5mg Zoloft (sertraline) 50mg

Took 20 of Lorazepam 0.5mg  Effects? Dangerous? HTN PCOS G.A.D Depressive Disorder Zestoretic 12-10mg Ativan0.5mg Zoloft (sertraline) 50mg

Go to ER: Ativan (lorazepam) is a sedative/hypnotic so yes it is dangerous since it will knock you out for hours! And if you took them intentionally (as a suicidal attempt) as opposed to accidentally, you certainly need to seek help for better treatment of your depression! GO TO ER , ask a friend/family/neighbor to take you there! ...Read more

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Cough attacks w/ sob during day.Sob & cough attacks after exercise.Zestoretic (lisinopril and hydrocholorthiazide) never caused this side effect before since starting in june. Cause?

Cough attacks w/ sob during day.Sob & cough attacks after exercise.Zestoretic (lisinopril and hydrocholorthiazide) never caused this side effect before since starting in june. Cause?

Many causes: There are many possible causes of shortness of breath and coughing with exercise. Consult your primary care practitioner for advice. Why are you on zestoretic (lisinopril and hydrocholorthiazide)? The problem requiring zestoretic (lisinopril and hydrocholorthiazide) may be related to these symptoms. If the symptoms are confusing, you may benefit from an exercise test with pulmonary function testing to determine what changes during exercise. ...Read more

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What is zestoretic (lisinopril and hydrocholorthiazide) used for?

Zestoretic (lisinopril and hydrocholorthiazide) is a: Combination drug consisting of zestril (lisinopril, an ace inhibitor) & hydrochlorothiazide [hctz], a diuretic. It is used for treating hypertension & congestive heart failure that's not responding well to diuretics (or digoxin) alone. Ace inhibitors also have a protective effect on the kidneys in diabetics. ...Read more

Dr. Daniel Saurborn
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Lisinopril And Hydrocholorthiazide (Definition)

Lisinopril|hydrocholorthiazide is a combination blood pressure agent which is a kind of blood ...Read more