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  • Warnings and Precautions With Valsartan and Hydrochlorothiazide
    Among the warnings and precautions with valsartan and hydrochlorothiazide listed on this eMedTV page are possible drug interactions and the risk of decreased kidney function, high blood sugar, or electrolyte imbalance in some people taking the drug.
  • What Is Aceon Used For?
    As this segment of the eMedTV archives explains, Aceon is a prescription medicine that is commonly used for controlling high blood pressure in adults to reduce the risks that accompany long-term hypertension.
  • What Is Aliskiren and Valsartan Used For?
    This eMedTV article explains why aliskiren and valsartan is used to treat high blood pressure in adults. This resource takes a closer look at this prescription drug, discussing how it works, possible off-label uses, and whether children can take it.
  • What Is Aliskiren Used For?
    Aliskiren is used for the treatment of high blood pressure in adults. This eMedTV article contains detailed information on these uses, including an explanation of how this prescription drug works and why lowering your blood pressure is important.
  • What Is Aliskiren-Amlodipine-Hydrochlorothiazide Used For?
    Adults who have high blood pressure may benefit from using aliskiren-amlodipine-hydrochlorothiazide. This eMedTV page takes a closer look at when a doctor may prescribe this drug and describes how this combination product works to lower blood pressure.
  • What Is Aliskiren/Amlodipine Used For?
    Although adults can use aliskiren/amlodipine, this product is not recommended for children. This eMedTV article explains why, describes how this medication works to reduce high blood pressure, and addresses off-label uses.
  • What Is Amlodipine and Atorvastatin Used For?
    Amlodipine and atorvastatin is used for the treatment of conditions that affect the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV page discusses the specific effects of each component of the drug, as well as off-label uses and whether it is given to children.
  • What Is Amlodipine and Olmesartan Used For?
    Amlodipine and olmesartan is used for the treatment of high blood pressure in adults. This article from the eMedTV library further discusses what the medication is used for and explains whether there are any "off-label" amlodipine and olmesartan uses.
  • What Is Amlodipine and Valsartan Used For?
    Amlodipine and valsartan is used for controlling high blood pressure in adults. This article from the eMedTV archives explores amlodipine and valsartan uses in more detail and explains how the combination drug works to lower blood pressure.
  • What Is Amlodipine-Valsartan-Hydrochlorothiazide Used For?
    Amlodipine-valsartan-hydrochlorothiazide is licensed to lower blood pressure in people with hypertension. This eMedTV segment covers the uses of amlodipine-valsartan-hydrochlorothiazide in more detail and explains how the drug works.
  • What Is Azilsartan Used For?
    This eMedTV page discusses how azilsartan is used for lowering high blood pressure in adults. It takes a closer look at the drug's uses, including an explanation of how it relaxes the blood vessels and possible off-label reasons to take azilsartan.
  • What Is Azilsartan/Chlorthalidone Used For?
    Available by prescription only, azilsartan/chlorthalidone is used for treating high blood pressure in adults. This eMedTV segment explains who may benefit from this combination drug, how it works, and whether there are any unapproved uses.
  • What Is Benazepril-Amlodipine Used For?
    What is benazepril-amlodipine used for? This eMedTV Web page explains that benazepril-amlodipine is used to relax the blood vessels, which helps to lower high blood pressure. This resource also explores how the medication works.
  • What Is Benazepril-Hydrochlorothiazide Used For?
    What is benazepril-hydrochlorothiazide used for? This eMedTV resource discusses how benazepril-hydrochlorothiazide is used to lower high blood pressure by relaxing the blood vessels and reducing blood volume.
  • What Is Bisoprolol Used For?
    Bisoprolol is licensed for the treatment of high blood pressure in adults. This article from the eMedTV Web site explains how this medication works to lower blood pressure, lists off-label uses for bisoprolol, and discusses whether children can take it.
  • What Is Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide Used For?
    What is candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide used for? As this eMedTV article explains, candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide is used to lower blood pressure in adults, as well as to reduce the risks associated with long-term high blood pressure.
  • What Is Clonidine Prescribed For?
    Although often used for high blood pressure and ADHD, clonidine can also be used to control cancer pain. This eMedTV selection takes a closer look at the different forms of clonidine and gives an overview of the conditions they treat.
  • What Is Clonidine Used For?
    Clonidine is approved to treat high blood pressure, severe cancer pain, and ADHD. This eMedTV Web page covers these uses of clonidine in more detail, explains how this drug is used "off-label," and discusses the use of this medication in children.
  • What Is Clonidine?
    This eMedTV segment answers the question, "What is clonidine?" As this article explains, clonidine is a medication approved for treating high blood pressure, severe cancer pain, and ADHD. It comes in the form of tablets, skin patches, and an epidural.
  • What Is Eprosartan Used For?
    This eMedTV page discusses how eprosartan is used for lowering high blood pressure in adults. This page further explores the drug's uses, including an explanation of how it works to relax the blood vessels and possible off-label reasons to take the drug.
  • What Is Furosemide Used For?
    What is furosemide used for? As this eMedTV page explains, furosemide is used for controlling high blood pressure and treating water retention in adults. This page also covers off-label uses of the drug and describes uses in children and infants.
  • What Is Hypertension?
    Hypertension is a serious medical condition in which the pressure in the blood vessels is too high. This eMedTV resource explains how high blood pressure can lead to heart disease, stroke, and other serious conditions if not properly managed.
  • What Is Indapamide Used For?
    Indapamide is used for treating water retention and high blood pressure in adults. This segment of the eMedTV Web site describes how the medication works and explains whether there are any "off-label" indapamide uses.
  • What Is Irbesartan/HCTZ Used For?
    As this eMedTV page explains, irbesartan/HCTZ is used for treating high blood pressure in adults. This page describes how this prescription drug works to reduce blood volume and improve blood flow, and explains why it is important to treat hypertension.
  • What Is Isradipine CR Used For?
    Isradipine CR is used for the treatment of high blood pressure. This eMedTV resource describes how the drug works, discusses possible off-label isradipine CR uses, and explains whether the medicine is approved for use in children.
  • What Is Lisinopril-Hydrochlorothiazide Used For?
    What is lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide used for? As this eMedTV segment explains, lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide is used for treatment of high blood pressure. The medication has not been approved for use in children.
  • What Is Losartan-Hydrochlorothiazide Used For?
    What is losartan-hydrochlorothiazide used for? As this eMedTV page explains, losartan-hydrochlorothiazide is used to lower blood pressure in adults. Although the drug cannot cure high blood pressure, it can reduce long-term risks associated with it.
  • What Is Metoprolol Tartrate Used For?
    As this eMedTV resource explains, metoprolol tartrate is used for controlling high blood pressure and relieving angina symptoms. If administered after a heart attack, the medication can help improve survival by up to 36 percent.
  • What Is Minoxidil Oral Used For?
    Minoxidil oral is prescribed to improve blood flow in adults who have severe high blood pressure. This eMedTV page discusses this and other uses of minoxidil oral, including "off-label" reasons to use the drug, such as treating hypertensive crisis.
  • What Is Moexipril Used For?
    As this eMedTV segment explains, moexipril is licensed for the treatment of hypertension (high blood pressure). This article describes the uses of moexipril in more detail, with information on how it works and whether it can be used "off-label."
  • What Is Moexipril/HCTZ Used For?
    This eMedTV resource discusses how moexipril/HCTZ is used for lowering high blood pressure in adults. This page further explains the drug's uses, including an explanation of how it works to reduce blood volume and relax the blood vessels.
  • What Is Nebivolol Used For?
    Nebivolol is used for the treatment of high blood pressure in adults. This article from the eMedTV archives discusses these uses in more detail, describes how the medication works, and lists possible off-label uses for nebivolol.
  • What Is Nicardipine Used For?
    This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at nicardipine uses for treating high blood pressure and chest pain. This page explains how the medication works to improve blood flow by relaxing the blood vessels, and describes off-label nicardipine uses.
  • What Is Nisoldipine Used For?
    Nisoldipine is used for the treatment of high blood pressure in adults. This article from the eMedTV archives further explains what the medication is used for and lists possible "off-label" nisoldipine uses.
  • What Is Olmesartan Medoxomil-Hydrochlorothiazide Used For?
    What is olmesartan medoxomil-hydrochlorothiazide used for? As this eMedTV page explains, this combination medicine is used to lower high blood pressure in adults by relaxing the blood vessels and removing more water from the blood.
  • What Is Olmesartan Medoxomil/Amlodipine/Hydrochlorothiazide Used For?
    This eMedTV page talks about using olmesartan medoxomil/amlodipine/hydrochlorothiazide to treat high blood pressure. This article also takes a closer look at the definition of high blood pressure and describes how this drug works to lower blood pressure.
  • What Is Olmesartan Used For?
    What is olmesartan used for? This portion of the eMedTV library answers that question by explaining exactly how the medication works to help lower high blood pressure. Off-label uses and uses for the drug in children are also discussed.
  • What Is Penbutolol Used For?
    Penbutolol is used for the treatment of high blood pressure in adults. This eMedTV segment explains how this medicine works to lower blood pressure, lists possible off-label uses, and discusses whether the drug is appropriate for children.
  • What Is Pindolol Used For?
    Pindolol is a medicine that lowers high blood pressure in adults. This segment from the eMedTV library explains how this medication works, describes its specific effects, and lists possible off-label uses of pindolol.
  • What Is Propranolol Sustained-Release Used For?
    This eMedTV page answers the question, "What is propranolol sustained-release used for?" This page covers numerous propranolol sustained-release uses, including treating angina symptoms, hyperthyroidism, and anxiety, as well as preventing migraines.
  • What Is Propranolol/HCTZ Used For?
    If you have high blood pressure, you may benefit from using propranolol/HCTZ. This eMedTV page describes how this prescription drug works to lower blood volume and reduce the workload on the heart, and explains why it is important to treat hypertension.
  • What Is Quinapril-Hydrochlorothiazide Used For?
    What is quinapril-hydrochlorothiazide used for? As this part of the eMedTV Web site explains, quinapril-hydrochlorothiazide is used for controlling high blood pressure. The medication is approved for adult use only and should not be used by children.
  • What Is Spironolactone Used For?
    Spironolactone is used for treating conditions such as high blood pressure, water retention, or hypokalemia. This eMedTV segment discusses other possible spironolactone uses, including off-label uses that doctors may occasionally recommend.
  • What Is Spironolactone-HCTZ Used For?
    Spironolactone-HCTZ is used for treating water retention and high blood pressure in adults. This segment of the eMedTV Web site discusses spironolactone-HCTZ uses in more detail and explains whether the drug is used off-label for other conditions.
  • What Is Telmisartan Used For?
    What is telmisartan used for? As this eMedTV segment explains, telmisartan is used for treating high blood pressure. By helping blood vessels relax, the drug lowers blood pressure and reduces the risks that occur with long-term high blood pressure.
  • What Is Telmisartan/Amlodipine Used For?
    This eMedTV Web resource talks about using telmisartan/amlodipine to treat high blood pressure. This resource also describes how this drug works, discusses high blood pressure in more detail, and explains whether it is safe for use in children.
  • What Is Telmisartan/Hydrochlorothiazide Used For?
    What is telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide used for? As this section of the eMedTV library explains, this prescription drug is commonly used for the treatment of high blood pressure in adults. An explanation of how the drug works is also included.
  • What Is Trandolapril-Verapamil ER Used For?
    What is trandolapril-verapamil ER used for? As this eMedTV page explains, trandolapril-verapamil ER is used to lower blood pressure. Trandolapril-verapamil ER is approved for use only in adults and there are no universally accepted off-label uses.
  • What Is Valsartan and Hydrochlorothiazide Used For?
    What is valsartan and hydrochlorothiazide used for? This eMedTV resource explains how the combination drug lowers blood pressure and the risks associated with it. This medicine has no universally accepted off-label uses or approved uses in children.
  • White-Coat Hypertension
    People who only experience high blood pressure at the doctor's office have "white-coat hypertension." As this eMedTV article explains, this condition doesn't require treatment other than self-monitoring at home.
  • Zaroxolyn
    Zaroxolyn is a prescription drug that is approved to control high blood pressure and treat fluid retention. This eMedTV page explains how Zaroxolyn works and covers detailed information on its uses, possible side effects, and tips on taking the drug.
  • Zaroxolyn Dosage
    For treating water retention, the recommended starting Zaroxolyn dosage is 5 mg to 20 mg once daily. This eMedTV article also contains Zaroxolyn dosing recommendations for treating high blood pressure and offers tips on when and how to take the drug.
  • Zaroxolyn Drug Interactions
    This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at possible Zaroxolyn drug interactions with other medications, such as digoxin, lithium, or other blood pressure medicines. This page also explains how these interactions can potentially lead to problems.
  • Zaroxolyn Medication Information
    This part of the eMedTV site offers some information on Zaroxolyn, a medication used for treating high blood pressure and water retention. Topics covered in this article include dosing, what to discuss with your healthcare provider, and more.
  • Zaroxolyn Side Effects
    Common Zaroxolyn side effects include headaches, nausea, and diarrhea. This eMedTV page also outlines several side effects that should be reported to a doctor immediately, including yellowing of the skin, difficulty breathing, and fainting spells.
  • Zaroxolyn Uses
    Zaroxolyn uses include the treatment of high blood pressure and water retention. This part of the eMedTV library describes these uses in more detail and explains how Zaroxolyn works to decrease blood volume by removing water and salt from the blood.
  • Zaroxolyn Warnings and Precautions
    Zaroxolyn can make gout and lupus worse. This section of the eMedTV Web site offers other important Zaroxolyn warnings and precautions to be aware of, such as possible side effects to look out for, and describes who should not take the medication.
  • Ziac
    Ziac is a prescription medicine often used for treating high blood pressure. This page from the eMedTV Web site describes how this drug works, explains when and how to take it, lists some of the potential side effects to be aware of, and more.
  • Ziac and Breastfeeding
    It is not clear if Ziac (bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide) is safe for breastfeeding women. This eMedTV segment offers more information on breastfeeding and Ziac, and explains what problems may occur if the drug passes through breast milk in humans.
  • Ziac and Pregnancy
    Ziac (bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide) may not be safe for pregnant women. This eMedTV article contains more information on pregnancy and Ziac, and explains what happened when the bisoprolol component of the drug was given to pregnant animals.
  • Ziac Blood Pressure Medicine
    Ziac is a blood pressure medicine that contains a beta blocker and a diuretic. This article from the eMedTV library explains how this medication works, describes the specific effects of Ziac, and lists a few side effects to be aware of during treatment.
  • Ziac Dosage
    The usual Ziac dosage when beginning treatment for high blood pressure is 2.5 mg/6.25 mg once daily. This eMedTV resource provides more detailed dosing guidelines and includes some general tips and warnings for those using Ziac.
  • Ziac Interactions
    If Ziac is combine with clonidine, lithium, or digoxin potentially negative interactions could occur. This eMedTV segment provides a more complete list of medications that can cause drug interactions with Ziac and describes the problems they can cause.
  • Ziac Medication Information
    Ziac is a prescription drug used to treat high blood pressure. This eMedTV Web page provides more medication information on Ziac, including how the drug works and what you should discuss with your doctor before starting treatment.
  • Ziac Overdose
    As with any medication, it is possible to take too much Ziac (bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide). This eMedTV article includes a list of potential Ziac overdose symptoms and describes various treatment options that are currently available.
  • Ziac Side Effects
    Common side effects of Ziac include indigestion or heartburn, muscle pain, and nausea. This eMedTV Web page lists other commonly reported side effects and explains which problems are potentially serious and may require prompt medical attention.
  • Ziac Strengths
    Ziac is a combination medication often prescribed for the treatment of high blood pressure. This page from the eMedTV archives lists the various Ziac strengths currently available and explains how dosing works for this medication.
  • Ziac Uses
    High blood pressure in adults can often be treated with Ziac. This article from the eMedTV Web site describes how this medication works, explains whether Ziac is used for off-label purposes, and discusses giving this drug to children.
  • Ziac Warnings and Precautions
    If you have gout, tell your doctor before you start Ziac. This eMedTV page lists other conditions you should tell your doctor about before using Ziac. Warnings and precautions for those taking this drug, including who should avoid it, are also included.
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