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  1. High pressure and scared
    ... annoying side effects or they just didn't work. Finally Avalide 150 seemed to do the trick . I've been on that for...
    ... I would also check what the normal dosing is of Avalide . Sometimes Dr.'s just up the meds not realizing that...

  2. Most popular high blood pressure med??
    ... HCI Benicar HCT Avapro Bisoprolol/HCTZ Avalide Nifedipine ER Felodipine ER Atenol Chlorthal...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace Atacand Atenolol Avapro Benicar Coreg Cozaar Diovan Enalapril Lisinopril Lotrel Metoprolol Nadolol Nifedipine Norvasc Propranolol Toprol hydrochlorothiazide quinapril

  3. Does anyone have a clue what'd going on with bP?
    ... said I believe your med are making you sick ( tiazac, avalide ) but did not take me off them. About a week later ... making you sick and took me off all but 1/2 dose of avalide . Over time I felt better. My primary doctor knows ... just recently put me on same dose as originally of avalide and cardizem. Blood pressure which was under control...
    ... just recently put me on same dose as originally of avalide and cardizem. Blood pressure which was under control...
    ... extensive test of heart. I think I will just take avalide and forget the cardizem. I was wondering if cardizem...
    ... told e to stop taking the Cardizem and just take the avalide . But when I went back to the primary doctor and told ... doctor said she but me back on the cardizem and the avalide . I don't know if it is because she does not like...
    ... just did some research on the two drugs I am taking, avalide and cardizem. According to my research both of these...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cardizem tiazac

  4. Coffee and meds
    ... normally. (both the 24 hour thing and an MRI) I now take avalide -- 300 mgs and tiazac-- 300. A lot! The result is...
    Medications also discussed in this post: tiazac

  5. Pain and BP Meds
    ... years, last year BenicarHCT and Norvasc, switched to Avalide about 2 months ago and something other I can't remember ... these on-going muscle aches and it annoys me!:) Is Avalide or BP meds in general responsible for muscle/joint...
    ... Gib, Avalide is irbesartan (spelling?) and hydrochlorothiazide ... . I haven't taken avalide but I have been on varying doses of hydrochlorothiazide...
    ... before bed, usually around 12-1am, I'm a night owl. The Avalide I take in the morning. But almost like clock work...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar Norvasc hydrochlorothiazide

  6. Avapro comments
    ... I've been on Avalide 300mg for a couple weeks, Avapro with HCT, a diuretic...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro

  7. Avalide, holy cow, not again!
    ... like the mental fog and vision focusing issues on the Avalide is worse than my beta-blocker days. I've only been ... on Avalide for a couple of weeks, but I doubt my body adjusting ... feel I need to start cutting my pills in half! Is Avalide that bad for these kind of symptoms?:) Hello Gib ... , Avalide is a "combo" of irbesartan and hydrochlorothiazide...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar hydrochlorothiazide

  8. Avalide and Side Effects on my brain
    ... appalbarry, Since AVALIDE is a combo of two drugs (AVAPRO + HCTZ...
    ... I have been on avalide for a year and have been so confused have trouble...
    ... benefit by the information we offer. Been taking Avalide since being diagnosed ten years ago. Of late I'd swear...
    ... having same problem with avalide walk around in a daze my walking is unsteady i am...
    ... which according to Lenin, makes up a part of your avalide . My symptoms disappeared when I discontinued the...
    ... add one more to your list avalide stinks ever since i am taking it i donT walk right...
    ... I AM NEW HERE HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM SINCE Taking avalide . my jerks very confuseddont walk right feel like i...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Cozaar Diovan hydrochlorothiazide

  9. Difference between Micardis and Diovan?
    ... between Diovan and Micardis? I know that Atacand, Avalide , Avapro, Cozaar, Hyzaar and Teveten are all competors...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Avapro Cozaar Diovan Hyzaar teveten

  10. Help - Can Toprol stop working?
    ... I take 50 mg of Toprol and 300/25 of Avalide . All the Toprol does for me is keep my pulse at 60 ... and the Avalide keeps my blood pressure around 137/85....
    ... why my blood pressure is high. Since I have beem on Avalide and Toprol it seems to be manageable. To answer your...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Toprol Potassium

  11. Cozaar and Calcium Channel Blockers
    ... it didn't lower my pressure by much. I'm now taken Avalide 300/25 and Toprol 50 mg. My blood pressure has finally...
    ... I am on avalide 300/25 but feel very tired. shaky and wobbly....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Adalat Cozaar Norvasc Toprol

  12. High blood pressure medications
    ... my doctor today and he has changed my medication to Avalide . Does anyone have information on this medicine. Thanks...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol

  13. Is this a good hbp combo?
    ... work her up the maximum dose, and maybe mix that with Avalide (a combo avapro/diuretic), if need be aiming at the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Diltiazem

  14. Overmedicated?
    ... gave me Catapres which gave me hives, then Avapro and Avalide which both gave me anxiety attacks. I went through...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Clonidine Lisinopril catapres

  15. blood test results
    ... could my avalide 300/12.5 cause my phoshorus level to be low 2.2 ...

  16. Dud BP drugs...taken from another thread.
    ... Mine are: Lotrel Atenolol Cardizem Avapro Avalide - Made me crazy!!! DUDS!!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Avapro Cardizem Lotrel

  17. Failed Experiment
    ... I've been getting good control with 300 Avalide and 300 Diltiazem XL. Of the three medicines embedded ... original problem. So I experimented with cutting the Avalide s in half--no significant change for the first couple ... third. Naturally, I got myself home and took a whole Avalide , but with with great disappointment. The difference...
    ... Avalide is a combination of ARB and diuretic isn't it? So...
    ... mgraylorn, I was hoping that was right, so: Cutting the Avalide in half would negate the effect of diuretic (which...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem

  18. 21 years old, high blood pressure
    ... toporal. I already had sexual side effects on the Avalide , which is why I got off the diuretic. I don't like...
    ... toporal. I already had sexual side effects on the Avalide , which is why I got off the diuretic. I don't like...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Potassium

  19. Got my first "normal" reading!
    ... very similar that might work better for you, consider Avalide ...same irbesartan with added HCTZ. The two drugs are...
    ... more over the next couple weeks, is 300 Avapro or 150 Avalide . There's a lot to be said for small doses of 2 different...
    ... second drug. But Lenin, you say that I should go the Avalide route?...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro

  20. Favorite ARBS
    ... Avapro ( avalide ) has the advantage, for me, of no side effects, but...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro

  21. What BP meds work for you?
    ... I've tried duiretics (Dyazide), Altsace (sp) and Avalide (Avalide made me dizzy/lightheaded upon standing)...
    ... I've tried duiretics (Dyazide), Altsace (sp) and Avalide (Avalide made me dizzy/lightheaded upon standing) ... diuretics (hydrochlorothiazide) along with Avapro then Avalide . Both giving me the same as you dizziness and more ... feeling in my arms and legs. I felt darn awful with Avalide . On the brighter side, I started taking Lisinopril...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Dyazide Avapro Clonidine Lisinopril hydrochlorothiazide

  22. Want to quit Toprol
    ... it, take your pick... Avapro + low sodium diet OR Avalide . Of course, if you have a high pulse (or some other...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Toprol

  23. Advice
    ... (both the 24 hour thing and an MRI) I now take avalide -- 300 mgs and tiazac-- 300. A lot! The result...
    ... the calcium channel blocker (Tiazac) and stay with Avalide (an ARB plus the diuretic HCTZ). But you should ... know that with Avalide , it usually takes 2-4 weeks for your BP to stabilize...
    ... words Avapro + low sodium diet should roughly equal Avalide . Pal...
    ... Hello, this is my first post but I saw the avalide reference. I started with avapro and it didn't lower ... my bp enough then switched to avalide 300/12.5 and it made a big difference! I don't know...
    Medications also discussed in this post: tiazac Avapro

  24. edema /from verapamil sa 240mg
    ... legs/feet dr. change my other med. avapro 300mg/to avalide /which has hctz . any thoughts on such bp was 154...
    ... peripheral edema, your doctor made a mistake. Try the avalide alone and see if you can get an effective dosage....
    ... I agreee with Lenin's advice... Try the avalide by itself. If you are getting edema, you need to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Verapamil

  25. Does an "Insulin Resistance" diet improve blood pressure?
    ... increased rhythm problems. Hope that helps. I took Avalide ( avapro + HCT) for a few days last year and had palps...
    ... BP! :) Hope you are still going strong! I took Avalide ( avapro + HCT) for a few days last year and had palps...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Benicar

  26. Hydrochlorothiazide - How does this work?
    ... I'm starting to feel the same as I did when I took Avalide . My heartrate is starting to go up. My legs are...

  27. Anyone with Benicar or Avapro experience
    ... Cozaar) and HCTZ versions (Diovan HCT, Benicar HCT, Avalide , Hyzaar). My preference is a the plain version combined...
    ... I've taken Avalide , MicardisHCT, and finally BenicarHCT. Only the Benicar ... Micardis quit working after about 8-10 hours and the avalide caused anxiousness and insomnia. But as we all say...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Benicar Cozaar Diovan Hyzaar

  28. Toprol xl and avapro
    ... combination. Avapro + diuretic (otherwise known as Avalide ) is a much more logical combo. My bloodpressure still...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Toprol

  29. Atenolol question
    ... When I started taking Atenolol and Avalide I noticed that my appetite decreased. I didn't want...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol

  30. New to Diuretics-Got bad side effects.-Now Just got a CT scan of my brain!!
    ... allergic reaction. When I got put on Avapro and Avalide - I told her what my side effects were and she shrugged...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Avapro Lisinopril benadryl

  31. Weight gain with Benicar
    ... heart rate. Let me show you the difference. I was on Avalide and it caused my heart to race...sitting pulse was...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril

  32. Lisinopril and combo medications
    ... few days after I started taking it but I think the Avalide I was on was still in my system. I've been having ... Atenolol and Hydrochlorized. Is it possible to take Avalide (at a reduced dosage) and Lisinopril since it did...
    ... atenolol (a BB), verapamil (a CCB), Atacand (an ARB), Avalide (ARB + diuretic) and now lisinopril (an ACEI). It ... Is it normally that high? Or, was this from the Avalide ? I can relate a little of my experiences. I was...
    ... Is it normally that high? Or, was this from the Avalide ? Pal Hi Pal, Thanks for the reply. I did have ... side effects with Avalide and it did little to my BP. It raised my pulse rate ... got home and took my BP it was 175/107. So no, Avalide did not work for me. The lisinoril has brought my ... really low 109/68 but I think it was because of the Avalide still in my system. Now that it has been a week, ... with the doc and she changed me but took me off the avalide . I heard with lisinopril that you can't take diuretics...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Lisinopril Atacand Benicar Cardizem Hyzaar Verapamil Potassium

  33. Yeah - Lisinopril is working - Is my BP too low now?
    ... your parade. But, how long ago did you discontinue avalide ? You may actually be experiencing a combination effect ... increase. This is quite common. The diuretic part of Avalide will wash out quickly. So, what you have left is...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril

  34. What are the differences between Lisinopril, Atenolol and Avalide?
    ... d rather have it this way than the way I was with Avalide . I was so sick that I missed work for over 2 weeks...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril

  35. Went to GP and she insists on only one drug - please advise.
    ... BP monitor. My BP was 154/98. I told her that my Avalide wasn't bringing it down and that I took my BP meds...
    ... like it, maybe you should consider the additional avalide a waste of money because the two drug classes are ... and separate HCTZ might be a better choice. (The Avalide provides HCTZ) Bet you cough though...non coughers...
    ... like it, maybe you should consider the additional avalide a waste of money because the two drug classes are ... and separate HCTZ might be a better choice. (The Avalide provides HCTZ) Bet you cough though...non coughers...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril

  36. Rebounding from Atenolol
    ... given Atacand which didn't seem to work. Now I'm on Avalide 300 mg per day 150/mg twice a day. I am wondering...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atacand Atenolol

  37. Anybody taking Avalide 300 mg? Side effects causing me to miss work - FRUSTRATED!
    ... hard to control until a new doctor gave me 300 mg. Avalide along with a high dose of Atenolol (beta blocker) ... this medicine combo. Things to keep in mind... Avalide has a water pill additive in it which can cause problems ... to your doctor trying a beta blocker along with the Avalide or alone. Just a suggestion. It's usually a "try ... even had higher BP and higher pulse! This combo of AValide and Atenolol does seem to be working so far! Go ... There are other good drugs out there that work. Also, Avalide is very expensive and that is another reason why drug...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol

  38. sudden spike
    ... and had an allergic reaction to it. Now I am taking Avalide 150 mg (samples) and have a doc appt. tomorrow. Last...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol

  39. BP Higher at Night?
    ... I have been on numerous HBP drugs but currently on Avalide (ARB with diuretic) 300 mgs. in morning and Atenolol...
    ... with an uncontrolled BP of 180/120 ! He put me on Avalide (ARB with diuretic) and atenolol. I had been on the ... small price to pay! Anyway, I've been taking the Avalide in the morning and then 50 mg. of Atenolol at 5 P ... that I can possibly take, but the side effects suck! Avalide is probably contributing some too, but is very expensive...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol

  40. anyone on avalide and atenonol
    ... Hello Yes I'm on 300/12.5mg of avalide and 12.5mg of atenonol. My doctor just recently increased ... my avalide . I had a problem like you described here. I landed...

  41. Timeframe on new meds before it takes effect
    ... ve never heard of Avazide...Are you sure it's not Avalide that you've been taking? If it's Avalide, this...
    ... ve never heard of Avazide...Are you sure it's not Avalide that you've been taking? If it's Avalide, this ... commencing therapy). zuzu xx Zuzu, Yes, LOL it is Avalide . Yes, my GP said it was a combo drug of Avapro. ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Atenolol

  42. My Experience With Doctors

  43. Vioxx and B.P. Meds = Potential Danger
    ... my PCP put me on Vioxx knowing that I'm on BP meds ( Avalide ). I'm going to bring the article to him at my next...
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  44. Avalide
    ... Davisme, Avalide is a combination ARB(irbesartan)-hydrochlorothiazide...
    ... Does anyone use or know much about this drug ? ( Avalide ) seem to work ok for me but would like to know more...
    ... you take and how often?akjoha I belive the dose of Avalide is 12.5 and clonidine is .01 . Most of the time with...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium hydrochlorothiazide Clonidine