What over-the-counter medicine to avoid when taking ziac (bisoprolol and hydrocholorthiazide) for high blood pressure?

NSAIDs . Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are generally not recommended with high blood pressure or kidney failure. Also decongestants can cause elevation of high blood pressure so they should also be used with caution.

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Can I substitute myziac (bisoprolol and hydrocholorthiazide) 10/6.25 with lisinopril 10mg to treat my high blood pressure. I am 45 and overweight and I ran out of ziac (bisoprolol and hydrocholorthiazide).?

Medication switching. It is risky business switching medications without the supervision of a physician. It is possible to inadvertantly double up on a group of medications or use another with side effects that overlap. An extreme example of a possible side effect would be complete heart block (normal electrical impulse unable to travel through heart). Uncontrolled blood pressure can be severe too... Discuss with doc. Read more...

I take ziac (bisoprolol and hydrocholorthiazide) 10/6.25 tab 1 day can I take 300 mg of magnesium citrate?

Probably fine. Ziac (bisoprolol and hydrocholorthiazide) is a combination of a beta blocker and a thiazide diuretic (Bisoprolol and Hydrochlorothiazide). Typically, a magnesium supplement would not be expected to have an adverse reaction to this. Contact your physician for specific recommendation , especially if you have other medical conditions or laboratory abnormalities. Read more...

What are side effects of ziac (bisoprolol and hydrocholorthiazide)?

Variable. Generally well tolerated but the potential side effects are many and may include: fatigue, headache, dizziness, low blood pressure, slow heart rate, impotence, rash, shortness of breath to name a few. If you think you are experiencing a side effect contact your doctor asap. Read more...