What are the side effects of blood pressure meds?

SEVERAL. They all depend on which category of drug, how many others you take, age, sex, race believe it or not, level of fitness, other comorbid conditions like diabetes , kidney or liver disease, among many others.

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What are the side effects of blood pressure meds (mavik)?

Possible multiple. Mavik (trandolapril) is an angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor, or " ACE". This is a very commonly used class of blood pressure lowering medication. Any blood pressure medication, if too strong, can make you feel weak or light headed, if the reduction in BP is too great. A side effect specific to ACE inhibitors is chronic cough. Read more...

Can you tell me some of the side effects of blood pressure meds (mavik)?

Check. Most times the pharmacist can print out a detailed list of side effect.Side effect can vary from one to another best to get a list and check with your symptoms. Read more...

Are the heart related side effects or rebound effects of blood pressure meds permanent?

BP Meds. 1/ side effects of blood pressure meds (BPM) are usually transient and non-lasting. They will disappear upon discontinuation. 2/bpm do control and not cure high blood pressure... So when you discontinue pbm, blood pressure will return to previous levels. Read more...

I'm having no side effects blood pressure meds, is that a good sign?

BP meds. Most of today's BP meds are very well tolerated but they should still be monitored to make sure they don't cause low potassium, kidney problems, heart rate changes, etc. Many of these side effects can be silent. Read more...

Can blood pressure meds., among the classes, give unwanted side effects and not even work? Can 1 lower and another not work in the same class?

Yes to both. We're all unique individuals. Anything is possible in a given individual. When drugs receive fda approval, they're shown to be effective in a population but there are always non-responders and some who must stop any given med due to adverse reactions. There is always an empirical element to medical practice, ie, try it and see if it works and whether it's tolerated. Read more...

Blood pressure meds can anyone relate to dynacyrc side effects?

Dynacirc (isradipine) Side Effect. The most common side effects of Dynacirc (isradipine) include: headaches swelling or water retention (edema) - fatigue dizziness feelings of a forcefully or rapidly beating heart (palpitations) flushing nausea less common side effects chest pain difficulty breathing fast heart rate rash frequent urination weakness vomiting diarrhea. Read more...

What other meds are there for high blood pressure without the side effects of Lisinopril?

Antihypertensive. There are multiple classes of effective agents, unfortunately all medicines have side effects. If you work diligently with your care provider you should be able to arrive at a tolerable and effective regimen. Read more...

What are the side effects of blood pressure medication?

Lots of things. Too low of a blood pressure and possibly a low pulse. That can lead to dizziness, weakness, fatigue, etc. Making asthma worse is possible. Coughing, hives, swelling, tingling scalp, urination, and many others. Even so, carefully chosen, BP meds can save your life. Don't try to figure this out on your own, find a doc you trust and them guide you. Read more...