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What is lisinapril for?
15 doctors weighed in

Dr. Irv Loh
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
6 doctors agree
In brief: Several indications
Lisinopril belongs to a class of drugs known as ace inhibitors.
Most commonly used for high blood pressure, but also good drug for impaired cardiac function or protection of kidney function if some coexistent diseases, like diabetes. Does have side effects that need to monitored by your doctors by blood tests and physical examination, especially if you have any symptoms like faintness.

In brief: Several indications
Lisinopril belongs to a class of drugs known as ace inhibitors.
Most commonly used for high blood pressure, but also good drug for impaired cardiac function or protection of kidney function if some coexistent diseases, like diabetes. Does have side effects that need to monitored by your doctors by blood tests and physical examination, especially if you have any symptoms like faintness.
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh
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Justin Fuehrer
Emergency Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Lisinopril
Is generally used for high blood pressure, but can also be used for conditions such as congestive heart failure, for use after a heart attack, or to prevent kidney problems in patients with diabetes.

In brief: Lisinopril
Is generally used for high blood pressure, but can also be used for conditions such as congestive heart failure, for use after a heart attack, or to prevent kidney problems in patients with diabetes.
Justin Fuehrer
Justin Fuehrer
Answer assisted by Justin Fuehrer, Medical Student
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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Lisinopril?
It blocks an enzyme responsible for raising blood pressure.

In brief: Lisinopril?
It blocks an enzyme responsible for raising blood pressure.
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Hypertension
Lisinopril is an ace (angiotesin converting enzyme) inhibitor. Used primarily to control high blood pressur, also used in combination with other medications to treat or prevent heart attacks (myocardial infarction).

In brief: Hypertension
Lisinopril is an ace (angiotesin converting enzyme) inhibitor. Used primarily to control high blood pressur, also used in combination with other medications to treat or prevent heart attacks (myocardial infarction).
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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