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High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. Alcohol, chocolate and ibuprofen
    ... I am taking 10mg of Altace *cough* and 60mg of Propanolol (Inderal) and I was...

  2. Combining Altace and atenolol
    ... serious side effects with either, like coughing from the Altace , or exhaustion, impotence and insomnia from the atenolol...
    ... Does anyone have experience combining Altace and Atenolol? I have had hbp for 20+ years. The ... my heartbeat but didn't do enough for my pressure. Altace alone does a good job with the bp but leaves my heart...
    ... bp has crept back up to 150/90 so my doc added the Altace and it seems to be working. My only side effect to...

  3. Lowering BP
    ... meds it is worth it’s weight in gold. I had tired Altace in the past and I had a negative experience with it...

  4. how long for drugs leaving body
    ... normal. I know that when I had severe diarrhea from ALTACE , my GP couldn't undertstand why it persisted 5 days...
    ... happens to my BP. Exercise shoots it down. I've tried altace with a diuretic(didn't work and i got the cough),atenolol...

  5. 5mg of Altace with 60mg of Propanolol (Inderal)
    ... 60mgs Inderal for a while, but simultaneously adding Altace . Obviously the 60mg Inderal alone spiked your BP and ... didn't give you enough control. Adding the Altace hopefully will bring your #s down. So, my guess ... reduce the Inderal further, while continuing to take Altace ... and then finally abandon the Inderal altogether ... and stay with only Altace . Call him for clarification on when to take the Altace...
    ... more manageable. I can't offer any insights on Altace - I don't take it. I'm now on an ARB after having...

  6. Most Of These B/P Meds ....
    ... gone down since I weaned down my dose of Toprol. Altace was even worse. I posted before under Blue Island ... around 155 when I started taking these meds. Toprol & Altace have been absolute nightmares & I'm starting to wonder...
    ... alone might do it. I'm on Diovan after going thru Altace (diarrhea and cough), Toprol (abject fatique and depression...
    ... 146. I'm 5 "11.... Toprol- Listed up above Altace - Didn't lower b/p, actually raised it Lotrel?? ... asked him for a trial. He said "It is the same as Altace ." Any advice.... I know that I need to find a new...
    ... effects the ACEs do. I had such terrible diarrhea on Altace I couldn't get out of the bathroom. I also developed ... heartburn, gas and loss of appetite. You say the ALTACE didn't lower BP. Can't see how it could raise it. ... on the rise at the time anyway. Again, just becasue Altace didn't seem to effect your BP enough doesn't mean...
    ... recommend a psychologist. Diovan is the same as Altace ....

  7. yo-yo blood pressure
    ... it hasn't made any difference with my BP. I was on Altace and a diuretic for 9 weeks and it didn't work.(I was...

  8. I Found The Problem
    ... now & I don't feel as out of it during the day. From Altace to Toprol, I don't know which one is worse. The docs...

  9. switch from altace to diovan
    ... Colliegirl- If you want to try the Altace again, as your phrmacist said, there should be no...

  10. question about multiple meds
    ... official one for Dec. 26. I went on 2.5 mgs of altace in early Sept, 4.... weeks later...no results, doc ... When I returned home she said let's try the 5 mgs of altace again. no chest pain but no results, either. This ... after 4 more weeks. occasional cough which i know is altace . She then wanted to put me on a beta blocker. I ... work as well as another? I would like to dump the altace and start over with something else. Oh...an additional...

  11. trying meds for HBP
    ... had 2 small strokes. A doctor put me on 2.5 mgs of altace ....no response. She added 12.5 mgs of diuretic... ... ..no response. We went up to 5mgs on altace ...some response i but not enough . It's mostly my ... great shape. SO??? My guess is she will up the altace and see what happens. Does anyone else take a diuretic...
    ... Altace causes the cough! Of that nobody is in doubt. Maybe...

  12. Switch in ACE's to help cough??
    ... I was on Altace about a year for mild hypertension. After a so-so ... Diovan, I've found it just doesn't compare to the Altace . On Altace my systolic would be between 110 and 117 ... ones, and how long did it take? I really liked Altace , and it has such a wealth of evidence behind it for...

  13. Are There Any Meds.
    ... prescribe Diovan, because he said that it was the same as Altace , which didn't work. I know that is B.S. I want to...
    ... want to beat this darned affliction!)... While Altace may be in the same class as Diovan, I've been told...
    ... affected by drinking (blood pressure wise). He prescribed Altace & Toprol. I felt like junk for days. I went back ... asked him for Diovan & he said it was the same as Altace . He prescribed Lotrel. My #'s have averaged 118...
    ... Lotrel (which combines both an Ace Inhibitor similar to Altace with a Calcium Channel of the type that can raise ... likely to cause side effects than Ace Inhibitors like Altace or ARB's like Diovan, although everyone reacts differently ... he's absolutely wrong that Diovan is the same as Altace . They are definitely related in that they both work ... angiotensin), but they do it in different ways. Altace was great for me except that I got the $#!%$ cough...
    ... The doctor did say that Altace & Diovan were the same thing. He prescribed .5 of...
    ... onyl said i couldn't access. I just started on Altace and have a lot of questions....
    ... Altace was the worst med. that I was ever on, but it works...

  14. My Story of Lowering HBP
    ... Doc put me on 12.5 mgs of diuretic and 5.0 mgs altace . very little effect. BP goes down for awhile after ... another doc. Does anyone know about going off of altace and the diuretic safely? Does anyone else take ... altace AND atenolol? Thanks Anni...
    ... Doc put me on 12.5 mgs of diuretic and 5.0 mgs altace . very little effect. BP goes down for awhile after ... another doc. Does anyone know about going off of altace and the diuretic safely? Does anyone else take ... altace AND atenolol? Thanks Anni "the difference between...

  15. Changing Bp Medicines
    ... too many side-effects for me. Lotrel doesn't either. Altace & Toprol both had horrible side-effects. I would love...

  16. Altace and Cough
    ... [SIZE=5] Hello there. I also take that ALTACE . I hate it. Not only does it make me cough, but it ... on a beta-blocker. My doctor wanted to switch me to Altace because it's supposed to be better on your arteries ... worse and I feel like I will pass out by choking. The Altace also doesn't seem as good at getting my BP down. When...
    ... problem with aceon and the cough and now am on 10mg of altace and its not as bad but i also take coreg,lanoxin,lasix...
    ... Hello everyone, I also take the ALTACE . Not only does it make me cough all the time, but...
    ... Youre cough and dizziness can both be side effects of ALTACE . The most frequent side effects of the ace inhibitors ... you are getting good BP control, but feel lousy on Altace , and have no other contraindications to change drugs...
    ... thanks for the info on ALTACE . I will indeed check with my doctor on the others...
    ... on a beta-blocker. My doctor wanted to switch me to Altace because it's supposed to be better on your arteries ... worse and I feel like I will pass out by choking. The Altace also doesn't seem as good at getting my BP down. When...

  17. Diltaizem
    ... Diltiazem has interferred with your sleep. I take altace in the mornings but Diltaizem 120 mg. was recently...

High Cholesterol board

  1. too low LDL ? Also some other questions....
    ... Cholesterol. Doctor put me on 20 MG Crestor and 10 MG Altace . Fasted for 12 hours before test, however FYI that...

  2. EBCT scan of your heart....
    ... issues too, you can consider ace inhibitors (such as Altace ). As for reasons why people with improving cholesterol...

  3. Quit Lipitor - Cholesterol sky high
    ... Spironolactone, too, sort of...when NOT combined with Altace , which builds up one's potassium levels! Most of us...

  4. Medications that can lower Coq10
    ... tried Diovan and got wicked backaches from day 3, and Altace drove me insane with the cough. If the Atacand doesn...

  5. Co-Enzyme 10 To Counter Statin Side Effects
    ... gave me horrid backaches, so they switched me back to Altace , oh lordy, the cough was out of control, so they tried...

  6. Med. list.........
    ... stuff to counteract the side effects. I use to take Altace , and I use to cough my brains out to the point I couldn...
    ... about switching him to an ARB. I couldn't handle the Altace , HORRID cough, but my dr. kept telling me it would...

  7. Hubby's bloodwork..Not happy....
    ... he never coughed like this. I know I couldn't take Altace due to the horrid cough. Last time I talked to his...

  8. Ever been dropped by a doctor?
    ... did do for me, he switched me to an Ace inhibitor ( Altace ) instead of atenolol as soon as I was diagnosed with...
    ... did do for me, he switched me to an Ace inhibitor ( Altace ) instead of atenolol as soon as I was diagnosed with ... also gave me much lower readings. They tried me on Altace , my first BP pill, what a nightmare. I got the good...
    ... JJ, I've heard of the cough that some get with Altace . I guess I was lucky. I had a mild occasional cough...
    ... JJ, I've heard of the cough that some get with Altace . I guess I was lucky. I had a mild occasional cough...
    ... again..LOL They shoved me on Atenolol when I was on Altace , as not only did I get a cough from it, but use to ... get palps too. I didn't get along with Altace at all, but I'm not a big fan of Atenolol since I...

  9. Need help with lab report!
    ... him on Vioxx, all sorts of blood thinning pills, and Altace , which gave him a horrid cough. I know they tried ... me on Altace , and I use to cough so bad tears would run down my ... breath. I told my dr. and she said, it wasn't the Altace , as it would be a non preductive cough if it was the ... Altace , I finally told her either switch me or I will toss...

  10. Vytorin Experience
    ... doctor had changed my prescriptions from Diovan to Altace and told me to stop the Vytorin and gave me a script ... for Welchol. I did get the Altace but he insisted, and I mean insisted, on my retrying...
    ... causing you your problems as well. So that will be Altace and Vytorin for the month? Did I read you right? ... I hope you don;t start coughing from the Altace . (p.s., We are the same age and, like you, the...

  11. Vytorin/Diovan Combination ???
    ... having tried about 10 diffrent HBP drugs. Example, ALTACE nearly killed me, but for some it is wonderful.. ...

  12. Lipitor to a diagnosis of Multiple Myeloma
    ... is scheduled for Wed. Sept 9th. I am also taking Altace for high blood pressure. I feel my problem is from...
    ... is scheduled for Wed. Sept 9th. I am also taking Altace for high blood pressure. I feel my problem is from...

Raynaud's Syndrome board

  1. Raynaud's syndrome and RSD?
    ... [COLOR="Blue"]Hi Guys, Jon, I take 2.5 mgs of Altace (oral) which is a bp med that can also protect the ... kidneys so they're trying to keep them okay with the Altace ). I was on 5 mgs when I had that high BP reading and...

Stroke board

  1. multiple strokes starting at 40
    ... cholestrial med taken for the side affect to the arteries), altace (bp med also taken for the side affect for the arteries...

Diabetes board

  1. Health insurance for diabetic
    ... testing supplies and insulin -- n othing like lipitor or altace (which is used to treat diabetics!)...My best advice...

  2. BP Meds to protect kidneys????
    ... 1 caused severe leg cramps. Now he wants me to try Altace . Have any of you ever heard of taking these meds when...
    ... 1 caused severe leg cramps. Now he wants me to try Altace . Have any of you ever heard of taking these meds when...

  3. New Diagnosis - Tough Time
    ... care unit overnight and put on aspirin, zocor and altace because of the diabetes and a family history of heart...

  4. Itchy legs, Diabetes or side effects?
    ... in my lower legs. The only medication I am on is altace for high BP. Am controlling sugar through diet only ... at this point. Have been on the altace since last september, so wasn't sure if that was a...
    ... Hi cronan5 Don't know anything about Altace , drugs seem to have different brand names in the UK...
    ... may be safer. Itching is a listed side effect of Altace as well. The generic name of Altace is ramipril,...

  5. Should I Be Happy?
    ... also. My doctor took me off atenolol and put me on Altace when I was diagnosed. You have done well though to...

  6. DH Type 2, at Urgent Care right now, question 4 U (m)..
    ... years on insulin 2x a day, Metformin, Starlix, Actos, Altace . last night, he was feelling lousy. He looked lousy...

  7. Need some help here
    ... (1000 mg a day) and Toprol for the heart rate and Altace for the blood pressure" and when I said cut way back...

  8. Type 1 adjusting to ACE med side effects
    ... Hi Hannah, Welcome to the board! I am taking Altace to try to prevent kidney problems. In the past, I...
    ... I take 5mg Altace and have had no side effects except for a slight cough...

  9. High blood pressure medication?
    ... doctor switched me from atenolol, a beta blocker to Altace , an ace inhibitor. Some people develop a cough, but...
    ... two months, my final med, an ace inhibitor called Altace was reduced then removed. By April 2003, one year...

  10. Are there any diabetics with hbp taking a diuretic...
    ... I should switch to an ACE inhibitor and prescribed Altace . He said it would protect my kidneys. It is often...

  11. High Blood Pressure Beta Blockers that Don't Increase Glucose
    ... opposed to, for example, an ACE inhibitor such as Altace , I'm interested in learning more about some newer...
    ... with diabetes last year. My doctor switched me to Altace to protect my kidneys. I am happy with it and my blood...

  12. Lots of drugs.
    ... tablets daily of Metformin ER 500mg. 1 tablet daily of Altace 5mg. This just seems like an awful lot of meds...

  13. DR going by Hba1c only
    ... going to join a study of combined drugs--metformin and altace but the endo said because my Hba1c was normal I was...

  14. type 2 and atenolol
    ... doctor switched me from 25mg of atenolol to 5mg of Altace , an ACE inhibitor. He said it would be better for...
    ... with 25mg atenolol was 135/85. When I switched to Altace , it dropped to 115/68. My doctor said that many professiona...

  15. Glucose Levels and High Blood Pressure Medications
    ... diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. My doctor switched me to Altace , an ace inhibitor because it would be better for my...

  16. Atenolol and Glucose
    ... benefits for diabetics in taking an ACE inhibitor for BP. Altace is a common one. [url]http://www.docguide.com/news...
    ... months ago. The doctor immediately changed me to 5mg Altace , saying it would give more protection for my kidneys...

Fibromyalgia board

  1. New to Lyrica
    ... antidepressants, lipidor, HRT, synthroid, metformin, altace , clonazapam and now Lyrica and prior every NSaid on...

Lupus board

  1. New Here!!! HI...
    ... prednisone, have been since my diagnosis but i'm also on altace cause the prednisone caused me to have high blood...

  2. recently diagnosed, & confused also have a question about medicaiton
    ... to control the disease? i'm also on plaquinel, and altace (blood pressure medication because apparently the...

Lyme Disease board

  1. Chest Pain
    ... symptom can be among the first to present. I'm on Altace now, daily 2.5 mg, because I have low BP anyway and...

Kidney Disorders board

  1. Diabetes & Kidney Disease
    ... I see a nephrologist? My endocrinolgist has me on Altace because of protein in the urine but the last few visits...

  2. microalbumin - help!
    ... yrs old and Type II diabetes. My doctor put me on Altace to protect the kidneys from further damage. I was...

  3. Type 1 diabetes and high protein levels
    ... told me my urine creatinine was 321. He put me on Altace and acted like I shouldn't have any problems with ... I don't know if that may be a side affect of the Altace ....

  4. Confused, scared, puzzled.
    ... and get her protein levels down some. She'd been on Altace before and didn't tolerate it well and he thinks that...

  5. Plz help me
    ... and cholestrol level ,still she gave him Lipitor and Altace ...and she told him to check his blood sugar level...

  6. How bad is this really???
    ... and cholestrol level ,still she gave him Lipitor and Altace ...and she told him to check his blood sugar level...

  7. What could this be? Help!
    ... pressure recently increased greatly. My doctor put me on Altace for that. Could this be related to the swollen kidney...

  8. Is anyone on an ACE inhibitor to reduce protein?
    ... urine. Thanks! I'm type 1 diabetic, and I am on altace , I don't have protein in my urine, but I like to have...

Asthma board

  1. Please help Chest Pain need some answers
    ... yet been diagnosed with asthma. I was only(?) taking Altace and Labetalol for BP and Simvastatin for cholesterol...

Men's Health board

  1. Shrinking testicle
    ... he is currently on 80 mg of lipitor , he is taking altace and amioderone, paxil and a sleeping pill ( tamapan...

  2. Stamina and Being Tired
    ... testosterone tests which were all normal. I am on altace for blood pressure which is ok with meds. Also...

Sexual Health - Men board

  1. Erectile Difficulties
    ... currently taking blood pressure medication. I was taking Altace for awhile around the time I found out about this ... my doctor still gave me a very low dose (5 mg) of Altace when I wouldn't quit pestering him about it. My symptoms ... went away on their own, and I stopped taking the Altace in favor of simply losing weight; the symptoms never...

  2. erection problems

ADD / ADHD board

  1. Started Strattera Today - My dose and other's side effects
    ... effect on raising my blood pressure ( I am also taking altace for my BP). I even had to get another medicine Pro...

Addiction & Recovery board

  1. Hey Mart7!!!!!
    ... bad that it was very scary for awhile; now he is on Altace (for blood pressure) and a water pill (for severe...

Mental Health board

  1. Panic/Anxiety Attack Recovery
    ... taking Wellbutrin XL once a day...I'm also taking Altace for Hypertension high blood pressure...I also had...

  2. OCD about dying (What is the best med for this)
    ... everyday. I am also on 60mg of Inderal and 5mg of Altace to help with a little bit of HBP. I need something...
    ... everyday. I am also on 60mg of Inderal and 5mg of Altace to help with a little bit of HBP. I need something...

Panic Disorders board

  1. Psychologist says my meds are wrong?
    ... to making my anxiety worse. I take Inderal and altace (80mg LA and 10mg) for some hypertension (prolly work...

  2. Adrenaline feeling?? REPLY!!
    ... meds as it is -Glucovance, Plavix for good measure, Altace for protection, an aspirin a day, etc. After weaning...
    ... I do have high blood pressure but that is what the Altace is for - and I'm diabetic II. If I did not have any...

  3. Need some help choosing a med....
    ... wellness (I hope). I currently have HBP and am taking Altace and Inderal LA to help with it. I have been experiencing...

  4. Panic/Anxiety Attack Recovery
    ... taking Wellbutrin XL once a day...I'm also taking Altace for Hypertension high blood pressure...I also had...

  5. Zoloft and Altace and Inderal
    ... altace and inderal are usually prescribed to lower blood...

Sexual Dysfunction Treatment board

  1. Max Stamina and BP Meds

Sexually Transmitted Diseases board

  1. Can someone help with question of possible STD
    ... getting worse. I should mention that I am on zocor and altace and the doctor doubled my altace when I made my visit...
    ... getting worse. I should mention that I am on zocor and altace and the doctor doubled my altace when I made my visit...


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