lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide, Zestoretic, Prinzide

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GENERIC NAME: lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide

BRAND NAME: Zestoretic

DISCONTINUED BRAND: Prinzide

PRESCRIPTION: Yes

GENERIC AVAILABLE: Yes

PRESCRIBED FOR: Zestoretic and Prinzide are used to treat high blood pressure.

SIDE EFFECTS: Please read the lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide articles.

PREPARATIONS: Tablets: 12.5/10, 12.5/20, and 25/20 mg hydrochlorothiazide/mg lisinopril.

DRUG INTERACTIONS: Please read the lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide articles.

PREGNANCY AND BREASTFEEDING SAFETY: Please read the lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide articles. Please read the lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide articles.

STORAGE: Zestoretic and Prinzide should be stored at 59 F to 86 F (15 C to 30 C) and protected from excessive light and humidity.

DOSING: The dose of Zestoretic or Prinzide is tailored to the patient's individual need, based on each component of the medication.

DRUG CLASS AND MECHANISM: 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.

Medically reviewed by Eni Williams, PharmD

Reference: FDA Prescribing Information


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 1/14/2016



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