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  1. which med is better to be on... Alpha/Beta blockers or calcium channel blocker?
    ... years. During March, 2008, I started switching from Verapamil (CCB) and my Ace Inhibitor to Coreg. I feel much...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Coreg

  2. Another drug question----who else has stopped Norvasc and why
    ... that could bring down my blood pressure was a CCB, Verapamil . It just shows that we all have differences. Currently...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Coreg Prilosec

  3. Problem with PROCARDIA XL
    ... point. i am presently taking micardis 80 mg daily, verapamil 240 mg daily, lasix 40 mg 2x day, potassium 10 meq...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Albuterol Lasix Potassium Prednisone procardia

  4. what can I take instead of Amlodipine
    ... doctor might switch you to a non-dihydropyridine CCB, Verapamil or Diltiazem. A beta blocker could also be used. ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem

  5. Calcium Channel Blocker or Beta Blocker causing Short of Breath
    ... a definite association between the CCBs and GERD. Verapamil has been shown to reduce the sphincter tone by 1/3...
    ... I am on verapamil 400 er capsules 400 mg and 20 mg of benicar. I started...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar

  6. High blood presssure and hormone replacement therapy
    ... medicines I was on (3 different ones) until I was put on verapamil , the night sweats and hot flashes came on severe....

  7. Pressure High--Afraid of Meds
    ... pressure as gone up. I am now taking Micardis 80mg, Verapamil 240mg, low asprin, (daily in the morning) Cardura ... and caused wheezing so it was stopped. We tried the verapamil twice daily and it caused chest pains so it was stopped...
    ... experience with the clonidine. he then told me to try the verapamil again because the symptoms i had taking it twice daily ... was very unusual for verapamil . so now it is day two of me taking the verapamil twice...
    ... supplement? as of today, i am taking double dose of the verapamil . (verapamil 240 mgs twice daily along with the micardis ... daily, vitamin b-12 shot monthly. i feel fine on the verapamil , but i have noticed that since started it twice daily ... sinusitis and wonder if the blood is from the added verapamil or just my sinus.:) i hope everyone wellness ...
    ... meds for the SLE. So far I don't think the added verapamil is working as expected. I'm getting a slight sharp ... seem to have this problem when not taking the extra verapamil . Any thoughts? Oh well -sigh-...
    ... cardiologist dr. he said to stop the douible dose of the verapamil and continue to take the one dose. he was surprised...
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  8. Just started Lisinopril - need advice
    ... if I have to stop this medication, I'm going to try Verapamil (calcium channel blocker). Maybe I can kill two birds...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Toprol

  9. Mid afternoon rise in blood pressure
    ... the medications. After a few years, I learned that Verapamil , a CCB, was my most effective blood pressure medication...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Coreg

  10. Should I wean off Norvasc?
    ... flushing, peripheral edema and tachycardia than either Verapamil or Diltiazem. Because these medications affect the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Norvasc

  11. edema from verapamil
    ... daily. :) What medication have you been on instead of verapamil ? flowergirl...

  12. Magnesium Supplemenation Question
    ... know that magnesium is considered as effective as verapamil in treating some of these disorders? Magnesium is...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  13. how long does it take for beta blocker to take effect?
    ... interactions with my other medications, especially with Verapamil . Coreg makes for a very powerful and beneficial combination ... and Digoxin, which I am on. But what happens when Verapamil is added to the mix? Could a conflict with the Verapamil...
    ... and Digoxin, which I am on. But what happens when Verapamil is added to the mix? Could a conflict with the Verapamil...
    ... AceI, on Mon, Weds and Fri. I've also reduced by Verapamil (CCB) from 80mg per day, to 40mg per day starting ... days off the Ace Inhibitor, and after reducing my Verapamil from 80mg to 40mg. I didn't get a rebound yet, so ... Or...... could the "blues" culprit have been the Verapamil 80mg? :) I also seem to have more umph for doing...
    ... days off the Ace Inhibitor, and after reducing my Verapamil from 80mg to 40mg. I didn't get a rebound yet, so ... Or...... could the "blues" culprit have been the Verapamil 80mg? :) Could you be starting to get used to Coreg...
    ... AceI since Saturday, Apr 26th. I've also reduced by Verapamil (CCB) from 80mg per day, to 40mg per day starting ... this morning. I've been on 40mg Verapamil since Monday, Apr 28th. Depending upon symptoms, I ... getting before I eliminated my AceI and reduced my Verapamil . AND! The blues haven't returned with the higher Coreg ... starting this morning I have totally stopped taking my Verapamil (CCB), am into my seventh day without my Ace Inhibitor ... generic! :D It can take weeks for a medication, like Verapamil , to wear off, so I am hoping that the effects of Coreg ... Digoxin, will continue to compensate for the loss of Verapamil over the next few weeks. I was supposed to get on...
    ... starting this morning I have totally stopped taking my Verapamil (CCB), am into my seventh day without my Ace Inhibitor ... Warfarin. ... It can take weeks for a medication, like Verapamil , to wear off, so I am hoping that the effects of Coreg ... Digoxin, will continue to compensate for the loss of Verapamil over the next few weeks. My current medication status ... day without my Ace Inhibitor . [*]3rd day without Verapamil [INDENT]Blood Pressure jumped from 125/72 Friday ... increase in my blood pressure caused by the withdrawal of Verapamil and my AceI. Last night, for about an hour, I felt ... blood pressure is caused by the withdrawal of the Verapamil , or from the loss of the blood pressure lowering effects ... of Verapamil , or both. My thoughts are that the increase in my ... blood pressure is caused by the loss of the Verapamil rather than withdrawal effects. Even so, I am trying ... one more day, today, without Verapamil , to see if the 12.5mg of Coreg can keep my blood pressure ... reducing my Coreg back to 9.375mg and going back on 80mg Verapamil , once a day. Or... I might go another day without ... happens. OTOH, I might have to go back on only 40mg Verapamil because I think that the combo of Verapamil and Coreg ... in the past two decades, every time I stop taking Verapamil , my blood pressure averages suffer. :) OTOH, it's ... great having a medication like Verapamil that effectively lowers my blood pressure. So.. ... . it sure looks like I will end up with Coreg and Verapamil for the control of my blood pressure, which is not...
    ... increase in my blood pressure caused by the withdrawal of Verapamil and my AceI. Last night, for about an hour, I felt ... blood pressure is caused by the withdrawal of the Verapamil , or from the loss of the blood pressure lowering effects ... of Verapamil , or both. My thoughts are that the increase in my ... blood pressure is caused by the loss of the Verapamil rather than withdrawal effects. I might have to go ... back on only 40mg Verapamil because I think that Verapamil and Coreg was reducing my blood pressure too much ... know that people on beta blockers should not take Verapamil concurrently? The reason for this is that the depressant ... the increases in blood pressure. If you go back on Verapamil , be careful. Doctors combine Verapamil with a beta...
    ... reducing my Coreg back to 9.375mg and going back on 80mg Verapamil , once a day. Or... I might go another day without ... happens. OTOH, I might have to go back on only 40mg Verapamil because I think that the combo of Verapamil and Coreg ... supposed to be beneficial for heart failure. [*]CCB Verapamil : 8th day without taking Verapamil [LIST] [*]Verapamil ... with Coreg. [*]My many previous attempts to get off Verapamil failed because my blood pressure went up too high ... too early to determine the full effects of being off Verapamil (CCB) for the first time in 20 years, and only being ... with the results! :) I am excited to be off both Verapamil and the AceI, and to be on Coreg. Coreg has been shown...
    ... Coreg on April 9th. I've also been totally off my Verapamil since May 2nd, and totally off my Ace Inhibitor since ... and AceI! Prior to Coreg, if I stopped taking Verapamil (CCB) my blood pressure would go significantly higher...
    ... Coreg down to this small dose, I'm also still off Verapamil (CCB) since May 2nd, and off of my Ace Inhibitor since ... Coreg 3.125mg, once a day, for 19 days. I've been off Verapamil for 44 days, off my Ace Inhibitor for 50 days and...
    ... Coreg 3.125mg, once a day, for 19 days. I've been off Verapamil for 44 days, off my Ace Inhibitor for 50 days and...
    ... Coreg, only once per day, for 46 days, quit taking Verapamil 75 days ago and quit taking my Ace Inhibitor 81 days...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Coreg Spironolactone Aspirin Atrovent Lipitor Nexium Tylenol Warfarin

  14. hydrochlorot for high systolic pressure
    ... fosinopril, ramipril, nifedipine, spironolactone, verapamil . I hope this helps somehow. You could try a very...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Clonidine Enalapril Furosemide Lisinopril Nifedipine Pravastatin Propranolol Simvastatin Spironolactone

  15. Diuretics and side effects
    ... quickly a medication becomes effective. In my case, Verapamil was very effective within three hours of taking the...
    ... factors influence the timelines, also. ...In my case, Verapamil was very effective within three hours of taking the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Furosemide

  16. What Medication Next?
    ... it was hereditary. I was placed on a low does of Verapamil and after 2 weeks on it had an AWFUL reaction and ... - Not an attack - just an adverse reaction to the Verapamil . I was taken off that and placed on 25mg of Toprol ... years later. Also, about the time I was taken off Verapamil my Dr. diagnosed me with asthma though my pulmonary...
    ... & 1/2 years ago. He had originally started me on Verapamil (a CCB) - but I had an 'adverse reaction' to that...
    ... & 1/2 years ago. He had originally started me on Verapamil (a CCB) - but I had an 'adverse reaction' to that...
    ... were your medication side effects? With the CCB ( Verapamil ) -- I had EXTREME upper chest tightness, felt like ... elephant was sitting on my chest 24/7 -- only took the Verapamil for (2) weeks and this side effect took almost (2 ... Diazide HCT - I would get similar chest tightness to the Verapamil - but it would come and go sometimes lasting for up...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan Flovent Prilosec Toprol Ventolin Atenolol Cialis Norvasc

  17. Sensitivity to Chocolate and Caffeine Increased???
    ... and his father had it very bad. I was started on Verapamil and had a horrid reaction to hit - severe upper chest...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flovent Toprol

  18. My dr just changed my medication
    ... rate and contraction, others, such as Diltiazem and Verapamil affect the heart to a greater extent. If you had no...
    ... rate and contraction, others, such as Diltiazem and Verapamil affect the heart to a greater extent. If you had no...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Norvasc

  19. Being switched again!
    ... reason, calcium chloride is used to manage acute severe verapamil toxicity. Whether or not you will respond to calcium...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  20. ACE cough AND ringing in ear
    ... ACE also and will it go away? I also take 340mg of Verapamil and 12.5 of HCTZ plus the Benecar now. thanks Kat...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benicar

  21. Very important about High BP please read it
    ... So...... I have resigned myself to stay on a CCB ( Verapamil ) for the rest of my life. Take care....... :)...
    ... So...... I have resigned myself to stay on a CCB ( Verapamil ) for the rest of my life. thanks for sharing that...
    ... So...... I have resigned myself to stay on a CCB ( Verapamil ) for the rest of my life. Take care....... :)...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Xanax

  22. Point of no return
    ... works best for me, with the fewest side effects is Verapamil , a calcium channel blocker (CCB). I LOVE my Verapamil...

  23. alternative to lisinopril ?
    ... here. I was on Tarka and switched to the generic verapamil and lisinopril as I have no health insurance. The ... stand it. I take 20mg twice a day with the generic verapamil . I didn't have this problem with the ACE Mavik ( trandolapr...
    ... can't reduce the 20 of Lisinopril as it, with the verapamil ,and I take 12.5 of HCTZ, all these are "barely" ... keep my BP down. Then another 20mg of lisinopril and verapamil again at night with the clonidine. The clonidine doesn ... months. I also have a heart rate problem, hence the verapamil . I have been hypertensive for many years tho the rapid...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril mavik Clonidine

  24. Home from a short stay in the Hospital
    ... why I throw small bouts of Vtach but took me off the Verapamil and put me back on Torprol, doubled my Diovan to 320mg...
    ... these drugs. That's why you were told to discontinue Verapamil . Most doctors will not prescribe a beta blocker...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan

  25. Calcium channel blockers
    ... blockers. The results of a new study, titled "High dose Verapamil for cluster headache may pose arrhythmia risk" were ... the Neurology. Higher than usual doses doses of Verapamil are used in the treatment of cluster headaches. This...
    ... While I will probably never have this issue with Verapamil (it is one of the meds I take, but my BP is still...
    ... Flowergirl, The thought of all that verapamil is indeed frightening. BUT if it used to abort a cluster ... CRUCIFYING pain. If I had to take a SHOVELFUL of verapamil to stop that murderous headache I would have willingly ... one of the true horrors of life. I've never taken verapamil ...my doctor once said he'd like me to go on a channel ... blocker. I said "FINE, I'll try verapamil or diltiazem but NOT Norvasc" which I found to be...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Norvasc

  26. Hctz What Should I Do?
    ... weight because I was afraid to do anything. I was on verapamil until 2 years ago, when I started having episodes...

  27. Need advise
    ... had. Didnt even compare to the Nitro headache Verapamil : bp still bounces a little but it also lowers heart...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Imdur Propranolol

  28. Tropol xl and heart rate
    ... even worse, so I was weaned back off and later put on Verapamil 240(a calcuim channel blocker) along with my regular...
    ... even worse, so I was weaned back off and later put on Verapamil 240(a calcuim channel blocker) along with my regular...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diovan Toprol

  29. Is this cause for concern?
    ... first reading, is this a cause for concern? im on verapamil 120 once nightly for my pvc's but want to know about...

  30. Help hbp symptons?
    ... The same happened to my parents also. I am now on verapamil and it works great....

  31. Do CCBs cause heart attacks?
    ... nifedipine and short acting formulas of diltiazem and verapamil .... So it was probably just that one specific drug...
    ... risk of diabetes from taking diuretics. I've taken Verapamil , a CCB for about 15 years. It is my most effective ... makes me feel better. So I get a "two for one" from Verapamil , I feel better and it lowers my blood pressure. ...
    ... Beerzoids has had good success and a long hx with verapamil so that's on my list, too. Good to hear from you...
    ... good choice after another". I am doing very well with Verapamil and Quinapril with few side effects. I have learned...
    ... of heart attack. I'm on the quicker-acting form of Verapamil , which IS associated with a higher risk of heart attacks ... But..... after fighting with the side effects of Verapamil for decades, I've finally learned how best to take...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Nifedipine Lasix Norvasc quinapril

  32. Question re: Atenolol - for Beth
    ... mention sound like what I had. I was also taking Verapamil at the time, and I had to call in to work the next ... sure. I was switched to diltiazem instead of the Verapamil and I feel much better. I do get dizzy when I go...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Diltiazem

  33. Wrist BP Monitors?
    ... But with my pvc's are these acurate numbers? I take verapamil 120mg every night and currently on a new diet, so...

  34. Tekturna
    ... Tarka, there's no reason why you couldn't take generic verapamil and some cheap generic ACE inhibitor for the same...
    ... Tarka, there's no reason why you couldn't take generic verapamil and some cheap generic ACE inhibitor for the same...
    Medications also discussed in this post: tekturna

  35. Diuretics and Back Pain
    ... don't have much experience with Norvasc. But, with Verapamil , I can't consume too much calcium, during the day ... , or consume calcium within 2.5 hours of taking Verapamil , or I will get breathing problems and increased heart...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Coumadin Norvasc

  36. Norvasc dosage
    ... for heart-rhythm problems (amiodarone, diltiazem, verapamil ); some medicines for depression or mental problems...
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  37. Stopped Meds got a 193/79 Need Advise
    ... uses that and it must be taken every 4 to 6 hrs. Verapamil stays in the body 36 hrs. Maybe you should do a search...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine

  38. Alternate for Norvasc
    ... other CCBs. Any suggestions. Thanks :) My mom takes verapamil for her bp along with clonidine .03. She also uses ... supplements to help with her bp. I wish I could say the verapamil was enough to lower her bp, ut it isn't. She is very...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Clonidine Norvasc

  39. Started New BP Med and have Questions?????
    ... be generalized...amlodipine is very different from verapamil , is very different from diltiazem. You've got to experiment...
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  40. Do you think any of the BB's are decent? I know atenolol is disliked by many....
    ... complain about insominia on it, but not me. I was on Verapamil before being switched last year to Atenolol. Its ... SVTs and didn't have one for five years while on the Verapamil . good luck lyl...
    ... Bendrofumethiazide 2.5mg, candersartan cilexetil 16mg, and verapamil hydrochloride 120mg, and he feels fine now...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol

  41. BP Med. ~ what dosage are you on and what range are you in?
    ... My mom has been on verapamil 120mgs for serval yrs and she is also taking clonidine ... took her to the gp on Friday and he tried to up her verapamil to 240 mg 2x daily, but she refused and he became ... meds as prescribed. My mom tried to explain that the verapamil in higher doses cause her to have leg and feet swellings...
    ... My mom has been on verapamil 120mgs for serval yrs and she is also taking clonidine ... took her to the gp on Friday and he tried to up her verapamil to 240 mg 2x daily, but she refused and he became ... meds as prescribed. My mom tried to explain that the verapamil in higher doses cause her to have leg and feet swellings...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine

  42. Advice Please! I'm going insane!
    ... Some bp meds can cause headaches, such as verapamil . My mom takes verapamil and constantly takes about...

  43. Wierd dreams every night?
    ... Verapamil (ccb) and toprol (bb_ can cause bad dreams and nightmares...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Toprol

  44. Reducing Diltiazem dosage is safe?
    ... ) I have tried to reduce or eliminate my CCB, Verapamil , many times over the past 15 years. It is not the ... Michael After trying to reduce, or eliminate, Verapamil many times over the past 15 years, with the aid of ... decreases in various symptoms, I have determined that Verapamil is the most effective BP med that I take. The next ... which is the only other BP med that I take. But, Verapamil is a bear to take. It interacts badly with my other...
    ... nasty. The very first time that I slightly reduced Verapamil , I suffered from breathing problems and increased ... badly interacted with digoxin. I then got back on Verapamil , but at a lower amount, which didn't badly interact ... with Digoxin. Now, when I reduce my Verapamil , I suffer for a few days, and then again about three ... containing significant calcium, within 2.5 hours of taking Verapamil . I would imagine that, consuming too much calcium...
    ... amounts of calcium, 2.5 hours before or after I take Verapamil . Servings of foods with small amounts of calcium I...
    ... because I have a problem with consuming calcium with Verapamil , that normal calcium consumption for others, also...
    ... because I have a problem with consuming calcium with Verapamil , that normal calcium consumption for others, also...
    ... because I have a problem with consuming calcium with Verapamil , that normal calcium consumption for others, also...
    ... Michael I know very little about how CCBs work. Verapamil inhibits the thyroid hormone, tri-iodothyronine (T3 ... ), among other things. Verapamil is also effective against Insulin Resistance. Maybe ... that is why Verapamil is so effective in reducing my blood pressure?...
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  45. Magnesium and CCB, please read this.
    ... blockers include amlodipine, diltiazem, felodipine, and verapamil . The article said "in pregnant women" but maybe...
    ... holidays. I'm glad I read your post. My mom takes verapamil and is now having minor problems with it after seven...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Nifedipine

  46. Clonidine and glassy eyes
    ... at nite bcuz it helps her to sleep soundly. the verapamil causes insomia....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine

  47. Low Blood Pressure & Position Change
    ... that change be considered dangerous? I'm currently on Verapamil 180 mg once a day and Lisinopril 20 mg twice a day...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lisinopril

  48. High systolic is frustrating, White coat is even worse.
    ... pressure. Got it when I was 19. I take Avapro 300 and Verapamil PM 200 mg (extended release). First, quite concerned ... about the Verapamil PM and its links to heart related disease. Second ... eventually go on a beta blocker, and I don't want the verapamil to cause me to have a heart attack, etc. etc. Thanks...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro

  49. Someone's Expertise on Ace's
    ... handle beta blockers. I thought about asking for Verapamil if you feel I should forget about the Ace's. Any...
    ... would do the same thing. Do you COUGH? Give the verapamil a shot. (You hated diuretics, right?)...
    ... because they seem to be helping my bp. Does the Verapamil have alot of bad side effects? Is it as bad as a...
    ... I think the major complaint with verapamil is hadache....
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  50. Question re: CCBs & beta blockers
    ... to swell...UGLY! BUT I know that the other CCB's verapamil , nifedipine, and diltiazem act very differently so...
    ... away. The only thing I've read negative about ccb's ( verapamil ) is the breas cancer/breast enlargement. Where...
    ... calcium channel blockers (nifedipine, diltiazem and verapamil ) were more likely to suffer heart attacks than patients...
    ... calcium channel blockers (nifedipine, diltiazem and verapamil ) were more likely to suffer heart attacks than patients...
    ... you sooooo much. My mom has been complaining about verapamil sr (generic) and her doctor refuse to change the drug ... attack part. The sad part about it is that the verapamil and clonidine do not lower her bp very much. She...
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  51. BP spike with pounding headache?
    ... both have HBP), and she freaked out and made me take Verapamil (Calan). I then laid down and tried to sleep. I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Calan

  52. Any comments on this product
    ... dont eat salt and never have. Im not gonna take this verapamil or ziac much longer and no i wont tell my doc im taking...
    ... im still taking one day and my verapamil in the morning . Im also now on clonozapam and amitryptline...
    ... dont eat salt and never have. Im not gonna take this verapamil or ziac much longer and no i wont tell my doc im taking...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ziac Folic

  53. Anyone here have restless legs or nervousness
    ... is causing it but my bp is almost normal now. Im on verapamil and its not listed as a side effect. Im serious when...
    ... restless legs. It started about 2 weeks ago. I also take verapamil in the brand form Calan SR I am trying to get off...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Calan

  54. Has anyone here went off the bp meds without telling your doc
    ... that my bp is lower. I thought about not taking my verapamil for 2 days and check my bp twice a day to see what ... it was because of the ziac . He then prescribed verapamil which is a calcium channel blocker for bp and headaches ... down i stopped taking the ziac and just taking the verapamil . Could it be possible i should be taking the ziac ... and verapamil both like he said and thats why the headaches havne...
    ... combination quite often. I thought about not taking my verapamil for 2 days and check my bp twice a day to see what...
    ... My mom takes verapamil and says it can cause headaches. But she also noticed ... pressure also causes headaches. I don't understand how verapamil can cause some to have headaches when drs prescribe ... verapamil for chronic headaches....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ziac

  55. Just wondering...
    ... nervous the past 4 days and my legs are restless . Im on verapamil after being on ziac before . ill be on the computer...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ziac

  56. anyone here take their bp meds at night
    ... I take ziac at 10 am and 3 days ago he prescribed verapamil for headache and bp because he thinks the ziac is...
    ... though, but i think he is wrong about that. The verapamil is for bp and headache. So not sure when to take them...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ziac

  57. Doc says my headaches are being caused by the ziac
    ... the ziac bisopoporol. Now he is prescribing me verapamil to take along with ziac for bp and headache. I havent...
    ... ttwarrior, When you get the verapamil take JUST the verapamil for a week and see if the headaches go away. If...
    ... take them both at the same time. I will do just the verapamil tommorrow....
    ... ttwarrior, When you get the verapamil take JUST the verapamil for a week and see if the headaches go away. If...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ziac

  58. Anyone here take ziac, bisoporol or ever did
    ... headaches didnt go away. So now he prescribes me verapamil for bp and headache. I think he might be wrong ... the doc in the first place. i havent gotten teh verapamil yet. Don't have the money to get it...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ziac

  59. Newbie here: was prescribed Verapamil today
    ... the fluid pressure in your middle ear. So he added verapamil to the two BP agents and now you are on three? ...
    ... forgot already if he said to take the ziac with the verapamil . Also he says my ears look fine and i dont have...
    ... worked, and my ear cleared up. My Mom used to take verapamil for CHF, and it didn't help her very much....
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  60. 120/92:No Meds but Flaxseed and Magnesium
    ... During my many attempts at getting off of my CCB, Verapamil , it took at least a week and some times it took longer ... and my symptoms worsened. After I resumed the Verapamil (within a day or two) the symptoms improved and the...

  61. CCB's vs ARB's and ACE's
    ... mom had the same problem. She was on lisinopril, verapamil , toprol xl and hctz, and still her bp was slightly ... her from exercising. She now takes clonidine and verapamil and get decent results, but the dr. upped the dosage ... of verapamil to 240mg 2x daily....
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  62. Swollen legs?
    ... like Norvasc (amlodipine), diltiazem, nifedipine or verapamil , they can ALL readily cause swelling of the legs and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Diltiazem Nifedipine Norvasc

  63. Calcium channel blockers
    ... generic diltiazem. Lenin, Is this drug better than verapamil ? Does it cause the same side effects as verapamil...
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  64. Amlodipine versus Felodipine?
    ... want to try a more different channel blocker, try verapamil or diltiazem....
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  65. ARB's Which Ones Are Best?
    ... She takes clonidine (causes cholesterol to rise(, verapamil , and sometimes toresimide (diuretic)....
    ... She takes clonidine (causes cholesterol to rise(, verapamil , and sometimes toresimide (diuretic)....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace Avapro Clonidine Diovan Lasix

  66. Clonidine for blood pressure
    ... her dr. changed it to .09 3 x daily. She also takes verapamil 120 mgs. Her bp is now 130/80. The only problem...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine

  67. Bottom number is never under 130
    ... am...clonidine with breakfast, wait four hours take verapamil (to avoid calcuim); Take supplements at lunch. Since...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine

  68. l_reyna_1
    ... Lorena, Tarka is time-relaease verapamil (calcium channel blocker) and an ACE inhibitor. It...

  69. Suggestions for 2nd BP medicine.
    ... to discontinue avapro after a month and return to verapamil and clonidine....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Avapro Clonidine Lisinopril

  70. Medicine overnight
    ... of the day bcuz of her multi-vitamin. For example, verapamil can't be taken with multi vit. or tyroid meds. ...

  71. Medicines and Sexual Ability
    ... drops) ....Impotence Calcium channel blockers (eg verapamil , nifedipine) ...... Impotence Clonidine ......
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Clonidine Enalapril Lisinopril Nifedipine Propranolol Terazosin Timolol Toprol

  72. Still got high blood pressure
    ... She had great results with lisinopril 20, hctz 25, verapamil 240. then she became allergic to lisinopril and was ... seven yrs. Now she takes clonidine .03 3x daily, verapamil 120 1x daily, and occasionally a diuretic called torsemide...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine Lisinopril

  73. High Blood Pressure & Bad Circulation
    ... she does leg lifts. I just read on a website that verapamil (a bp med my mom takes) can cause poor circulation...

  74. Low Blood Pressure from Toprol XL
    ... see if he could prescribe something else. I know verapamil (bp med) is used for migraines. However, if your...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Toprol

  75. ACE Inhibitors
    ... but she became allergic to it. She is now taking verapamil , clonidine, and an occasional diuretic. Of course...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine Lisinopril Zestril


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