It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



High & Low Blood Pressure Message Board

  • Lisinopril cough

  • Post New Thread   Closed Thread
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 06-13-2008, 06:07 AM   #1
    MIKETER
    Junior Member
    (female)
     
    MIKETER's Avatar
     
    Join Date: Feb 2006
    Location: NEWTOWN SQUARE,PA
    Posts: 16
    MIKETER HB User
    Lisinopril cough

    I have been taking Lisinopril for about 3 months now and it is working well for my blood pressure. However, just this week I am having a dryness in my throat that almost feels like I have cotton in my throat. It moves from one side to another. Of course it is making me cough. Has anyone experienced this as a side effect of Lisinopril. It is driving me crazy and I can't sleep. I am hoping it is something else because I am very happy with the way Lisinopril is keeping my pressure under control.

     
    Sponsors Lightbulb
       
    Old 06-13-2008, 01:41 PM   #2
    Edelweiss
    Member
    (female)
     
    Edelweiss's Avatar
     
    Join Date: May 2008
    Location: Southeastern PA
    Posts: 97
    Edelweiss HB User
    Re: Lisinopril cough

    From what I've read, Lisinopril can be responsible for a cough in some people -- in fact, it's called the Lisinopril Cough! I would definitely talk to your doctor about it as some people just cannot tolerate the Lisinopril.

    Good luck to you.

     
    Old 06-13-2008, 03:38 PM   #3
    Madalot
    Senior Member
    (female)
     
    Join Date: Mar 2003
    Location: Virginia
    Posts: 265
    Madalot HB User
    Re: Lisinopril cough

    Oh yes, I definitely am familiar with Lisinopril Cough!! I toughed it out for the 3-month period waiting to see my doctor again, but I was coughing so much and so hard that I would frequently vomit. My doctor scolded me for not calling him to report it.

    He switched me to Diovan which is working fine, but is more expensive (which is why he tried Lisinopril first).

    Once off of it, the cough disappeared pretty quickly.

     
    Closed Thread

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    Lisinopril cough dangarba High & Low Blood Pressure 0 12-31-2008 06:38 PM
    how long does it take for lisinopril to work karkar52 High & Low Blood Pressure 3 07-27-2008 12:28 PM
    Lisinopril tvark High & Low Blood Pressure 1 06-09-2008 06:23 PM
    Taking Vitamin B With Lisinopril lopezR11 High & Low Blood Pressure 1 02-15-2008 11:43 AM
    Lisinopril and this annoying, unrelenting cough Jenz3LilOnes High & Low Blood Pressure 12 01-22-2007 05:38 AM
    Lisinopril vs acid reflux nldaigle High & Low Blood Pressure 0 07-30-2006 05:11 PM
    Lisinopril cough? snowy owl High & Low Blood Pressure 3 07-28-2006 01:32 PM
    Lisinopril.. syxx_35 High & Low Blood Pressure 4 06-28-2006 03:34 PM
    Cough from Lisinopril?? PaCS High & Low Blood Pressure 5 07-27-2005 05:23 AM
    Is anyone happy with lisinopril? hiramtraveler High & Low Blood Pressure 10 05-07-2004 10:41 AM




    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off




    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:48 PM.





    © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!