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    Lisinopril and Non Stop Vaginal Bleeding
    An_265396 posted:
    I began lisinopril last November (2014). At that time I also started having vaginal bleeding and/or spotting daily. After every test that they could do on me, I was left with no reason for this to happen to my body. Like others, I was told of the different procedures that I could have done. Since they did not explain the cause of the bleeding I did not think it made sense to choose a treatment, especially because of the side effects and the low chance of them actually working. I had read many complaints about the connections between the drug and the bleeding. I weened myself off by taking 5 mg for a couple of weeks and then halfing the 5 mg into 1/2 to take 2.5 mg for a couple of weeks. At that point I was bleeding the heaviest and was not sure if I was doing the right thing. I continued to read and learned that some people continue to bleed even after being off. I then began to bleed heavy to where I was stainging my own bed sheets so I stopped the drug all together. It has been a week and I am only spotting. Unfortunately my bp is 148/98 so I am going to go in and ask for a new medicine to replace lisinopril today. I am not trying to play doctor but I am frustrated with the fact that I was left bleeding daily for a year almost. I don't really even know if the blood is coming from an ovary, tumor or polyp. So good luck to all of you. Take care of yourself and I hope you find what works for your body.

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    suzigue responded:
    I went in to see my doctor on Wednesday and I'm now on Norvasc. I have had no bleeding for 3 whole days. Super excited after bleeding for a year!

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