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... ow it effects you. If the medicine makes you feel dizzy or anything like that, tell your doctor and they will probably lower your dose. They may even say to just cut the pill in half. Your body might need some time to adjust back to the correct blood pressure but the chance of passing out is low. ... (1 replies)
... I was wondering if it would be safe to cut my lisinopril in half. ... (8 replies)
... If I take a whole pill of Lisinopril, I get sick. Then, I started to cut it in half that works very well for me. I mentioned this to my GP, he said it's OK to do that. ... (1 replies)

... Can I cut a 2.5mg Lisinopril in half. Would it still lower my BP a bit? ... (1 replies)
... I have to agree with the other posters, I wouldn't take the chance and cut it or even take any meds. Some meds are definately not meant to be cut. You only have 2 days till you see the Dr....wait it out, you BP is not that bad. ... (8 replies)
... I have been taking lisinopril 10mg daily and was able to cut it in half and still have a normal BP of 134/83 some days better. I have so far....no problems with lisinopril. I due know that you have to have a blood test to see if lisinopril is holding your potasium and you have to have your kidneys/ liver tested. The only thing I have heard about lsinopril is that is make... (12 replies)
... Hi Ginny, What were your readings prior to taking BP meds? When I took Lisinopril, I only took 10 mg. When I weaned off, I cut it in half and then a quarter, so that I was taking a 75% dose, then dropped to half a pill after a week, then 1/4 pill a week after that. When I stopped, about 10 days after my last baby dose of 2.5 mg, then my BP went back up of course. I had... (4 replies)
... I am quit sensitive to meds. I was on lisinopril for six or seven yrs. I am and has always been allergic to ace inhibitors. Finally I ended up in the er due to severe hives, itching and throat closing. Lisinopril is a good drug to reduce bp, but it can have nasty side effects. ... (4 replies)
... I was on Diovan and switched to the same dose of Lisinopril due to insurance issues. ... (11 replies)
... Carditone contains the powerful herb rauwolfia which is the derivative of the blood pressure drug reserpine - you should tell your doctor you are taking it..... (15 replies)
... I stopped taking Lisinopril 5 months ago and continued 5mg amlodipine. ... (15 replies)
... BP reading at Dr's office. Prescribed low dose Lisinopril which did nothing and two weeks later added typical dose of amlodypine. THAT brought down my BP fast but also made me dizzy. ... (15 replies)
... jip0890, same thing happened to me last Dec, I woke up with high pulse and high BP. I went to Dr and prescribed 10mg lisinopril which did nothing. But I asked to start on low dose. Added 5gm amlodipine and both together brought my BP way down. ... (10 replies)
... Dr prescribed low does of lisinopril and amlodipine. Dr said nothing about supplements, just to lower salt and caffeine. ... (4 replies)
... I am so frustrated!! I went back on 10mg lisinopril because my bottom number was going over 90. ... (6 replies)
... Do not cut Benicar in half and take twice. ... (5 replies)
... is the thorat tickle the same as the lisinopril cough? ... (3 replies)
... ve only been on lisinopril for six months and have not stopped yet, but thought my situation would be relevant anyway. My doc started me on 5mg back in May. ... (3 replies)
... and upped the heart to 140 so I cut it in half.That worked for about 5mo. ... (4 replies)
... Well, first I took Lisinopril HCTZ and got red, itchy rashes on my hands and feet. So, the Dr. prescribed Lisinopril without the HCTZ and I got constant burning and tingling all over my body. The Dr. ... (7 replies)


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