Listril Plus Tablet is a medicine use to treat hypertension (high blood pressure). It is a combination of two medicines that helps to control blood pressure when a single medication is not effective. It helps to reduce the chances of any future heart attack and stroke.
Listril Plus Tablet is take with or without food, preferably in the morning to avoid frequent urination at night. Keep taking it for as long as advised by your doctor. Even if you feel well, do not stop this medicine on your own because high blood pressure often has no symptoms. If you stop taking it, your condition may get worse. Keeping active with regular exercise, reducing your weight and eating a healthy diet will also help control your blood pressure. Follow your doctor’s advice while taking this medicine.
Nausea, taste change, diarrhea, and indigestion are some common side effects of this medicine. Consult your doctor If any of these bother you, or get worse, or Do not go away. Let your doctor know about cough, or throat irritation that does not go away. Drink plenty of fluids while taking medicine to overcome muscle weakness, dry mouth and extreme thirst.
Before taking it, let your doctor know if you have any liver or kidney problems. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult their doctor for advice before taking this medicine. You also need to tell your doctor what other medicines you are taking especially those use to treat high blood pressure or heart conditions. You should have your blood pressure, kidney function and the levels of salts such as potassium checked regularly to make sure that this medicine is working properly.
USES OF LISTRIL PLUS TABLET
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
BENEFITS OF LISTRIL PLUS TABLET
In Hypertension (high blood pressure)
Listril Plus Tablet relaxes the blood vessels so that blood can flow more easily around your body. It also eliminates excess water from the body and increases urine output. This lowers your blood pressure and reduces your risk of having a stroke, a heart attack, or kidney problems in the future. You do not usually feel any direct benefit from taking this medicine, but it works in the long term to keep you well. You should take it regularly as prescribed for this medicine to be most effective, even if you feel better.
SIDE EFFECTS OF LISTRIL PLUS TABLET
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Listril Plus
- Taste change
- Stomach pain
- Decreased blood pressure
- Increased blood lipid level
- Increased blood uric acid
- Electrolyte imbalance
- Glucose intolerance
HOW TO USE LISTRIL PLUS TABLET
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Listril Plus Tablet may be take with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fix time.
HOW LISTRIL PLUS TABLET WORKS
Listril Plus Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide which lower blood pressure effectively. Lisinopril is an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It works by reducing stress on the heart and relaxing blood vessels so that blood flows more smoothly and the heart can pump blood more efficiently. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic that removes extra water and certain electrolytes from the body. Over time it also relaxes blood vessels and improves blood flow.
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|Generic Brand||Lisinopril + Hydrochlorothiazide|
|Strength||5 Mg and 12.5 Mg|
|Treatment||High blood pressure, Heart failure|
|Pack Size||30 Tablet/s, 60 Tablet/s, 90 Tablet/s|