hydralazine-reserpine-hctz-oral, Ser-Ap-Es, Serpazide, Uni-Serp
GENERIC NAME: HYDRALAZINE/RESERPINE/HCTZ - ORAL (hi-DRAL-uh-zeen/ree-SIR-peen/HCTZ)
BRAND NAME(S): Ser-Ap-Es, Serpazide, Uni-Serp
USES: Hydralazine and reserpine help to widen arteries and veins so blood flows better. Hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) is a "water pill" (diuretic) that helps rid the body of excess fluid. This combination medication is used to treat high blood pressure.
HOW TO USE: Take this medication exactly as prescribed. Try to take it at the same time each day. Do not stop taking this medication without consulting your doctor. Some conditions may become worse when the drug is abruptly stopped. Your dose may need to be gradually decreased. It is important to continue taking this medication even if you feel well. Most people with high blood pressure do not feel sick.
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