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susieowl posted:
I started BP med Lisinopril 10 mg 5 days ago. My BP was around 144/75. Now its 178/85 could it be the meds
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billh99 responded:
No medical professional normally responses in this forum.

It is possible that you are worrying about your BP and that is causing a raise.

And while I have not heard of it happening, it is possible that you are having some kind of reaction tothe lisinopril.

In any case you need to discuss this with your doctor.
 
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susieowl replied to billh99's response:
Thank you, and i have. Dr adding a beta blocker and increased my dosage. Thank you again for your response.


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