lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide, Zestoretic, Prinzide

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What is lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?

Zestoretic and Prinzide are combinations of two drugs, lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide which are used for treating high blood pressure. For more information about each individual drug, please read the articles about lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide.

What brand names are available for lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide?

Zestoretic

Is lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide available as a generic drug?

GENERIC AVAILABLE: Yes

Do I need a prescription for lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide?

Yes

What are the side effects of lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide?

Please read the lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide articles.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 1/14/2016

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