Lisinopril + Hydrochlorothiazide
Information about Lisinopril + Hydrochlorothiazide
Lisinopril + hydrochlorothiazide uses
Lisinopril+Hydrochlorothiazide is used in the treatment of hypertension.
How lisinopril + hydrochlorothiazide works
Lisinopril + hydrochlorothiazide is a combination of two medicines: Lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide which lower blood pressure effectively. Lisinopril is an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It works by reducing stress on the heart and relaxing blood vessels so that blood flows more smoothly and the heart can pump blood more efficiently. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic that removes extra water and certain electrolytes from the body. Over time it also relaxes blood vessels and improves blood flow.
Common side effects of lisinopril + hydrochlorothiazide
Nausea, Altered taste, Indigestion, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea, Headache, Dizziness, Weakness, Decreased blood pressure, Cough, Increased blood lipid level, Increased blood uric acid, Electrolyte imbalance, Glucose intolerance