lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide, Zestoretic, Prinzide

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GENERIC NAME: lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide

BRAND NAME: Zestoretic, Prinzide

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.

PRESCRIPTION: Yes

GENERIC AVAILABLE: Yes

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

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.

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

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

DRUG INTERACTIONS: Please read the lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide articles.

PREGNANCY: Please read the lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide articles.

NURSING MOTHERS: Please read the lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide articles.

SIDE EFFECTS: Please read the lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide articles.

Reference: FDA Prescribing Information


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 1/31/2014



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