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    Lisinopril

    Information about Lisinopril

    Lisinopril uses

    Lisinopril is used in the treatment of heart failure and hypertension.
    It lowers the risk of heart attack and stroke.

    How lisinopril works

    Lisinopril is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It works by reducing stress on the heart and relaxing blood vessel so that blood flows more smoothly and the heart can pump blood more efficiently.

    Common side effects of lisinopril

    Decreased blood pressure, Cough, Increased potassium level in blood, Fatigue, Weakness, Dizziness, Renal impairment

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    Expert advice for Lisinopril

    • You may get a dry cough while using Lisinopril. Report to your doctor if there is a persistent cough.
    • Lisinopril may cause the level of potassium in blood to go up. Avoid taking potassium supplements and potassium-rich foods such as banana and broccoli.
    • Inform your doctor immediately if you have rapid swelling of the lips, tongue, and throat that may affect breathing.
    • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
    • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
    • You shouldn’t take Lisinopril if you’re pregnant or plan to become pregnant. Lisinopril may cause birth defects or be fatal to your unborn baby.

    Frequently asked questions for Lisinopril

    Lisinopril

    Q. Is lisinopril a blood thinner, statin, diuretics, calcium channel blocker, nitrate, alpha blocker, or maoi?
    No, lisinopril is not a blood thinner, statin (lower cholesterol levels), diuretics (water pill), calcium channel blocker, nitrate, alpha blocker, or monoamine oxidase inhibitors (maoi). It is angiotensin-converting-enzyme (ACE) inhibitor
    Q. Can I take Lisinopril with Viagra, Xanax, Cialis, or Nyquil?
    Viagra (sildenafil) or Xanax (alprazolam) should not be given with Lisinopril. It is not reported to interact with Cialis (tadalafil) or Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, and doxylamine). Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding their simultaneous use
    Q. Can I take lisinopril with metformin, ibuprofen, hydrocodone, or acetaminophen?
    Lisinopril should not be given with metformin or ibuprofen. It is not reported to interact with hydrocodone or acetaminophen. Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding their simultaneous use
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    Q. Does Lisinopril cause hair loss, erectile dysfunction (ED), diarrhea, decreased heart rate, cough, insomnia, or weight gain?
    Lisinopril may cause erectile dysfunction (ED), diarrhea, or cough but it is not known to cause hair loss or weight gain. It can increase the heart rate. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
    Q. Can I take lisinopril without hydrochlorothiazide?
    Yes, but as per your doctors advise only
    Q. Is Lisinopril a generic drug?
    Yes, Lisinopril is a generic drug
    Q. Is Lisinopril safe?
    Lisinopril is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

    Content on this page was last updated on 10 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)