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  • Nifediac CC Drug Information
    This eMedTV Web page provides some basic drug information on Nifediac CC, a drug used to treat high blood pressure. Topics covered in this article include who can use it, possible side effects, and how often it is taken.
  • Nifediac Dosage
    The recommended starting Nifediac CC dosage for treating high blood pressure is 30 mg once daily. This eMedTV Web page discusses the factors that may affect your Nifediac CC dosage and offers dosing tips and precautions for this medication.
  • Nifediac Drug Interactions
    This eMedTV page contains a list of medicines that may potentially cause Nifediac CC drug interactions, such as digoxin and antibiotics. These interactions may cause your body to metabolize the drugs differently than intended and can lead to problems.
  • Nifediac Overdose
    A Nifediac CC overdose may result in difficulty breathing, dizziness, and fainting. This portion of the eMedTV library provides a list of possible Nifediac CC overdose symptoms and describes various treatment options that are available.
  • Nifediac Side Effects
    This eMedTV page offers a list of potential Nifediac CC side effects, including swelling, headaches, and dizziness. This page also outlines serious side effects (such as chest pain or an irregular heart rhythm) that may require immediate medical care.
  • Nifediac Uses
    If you have high blood pressure, your healthcare provider may prescribe Nifediac CC. This eMedTV page explains how Nifediac CC helps to control high blood pressure and discusses possible off-label Nifediac CC uses (such as treating chest pain).
  • Nifediac Warnings and Precautions
    This selection of the eMedTV Web site offers several Nifediac CC warnings and precautions, including information on pregnancy risks, people who should not take Nifediac CC, and potential side effects that may occur while using this medication.
  • Nisoldipine
    Nisoldipine is a medicine that is prescribed for treating high blood pressure. This page from the eMedTV library explains how nisoldipine works, lists potential side effects, and offers information on when and how to take the medicine.
  • Nisoldipine Dosing
    Nisoldipine dosing for the treatment of high blood pressure typically starts at 17 mg or 20 mg once a day. This eMedTV Web page offers other nisoldipine dosage recommendations and includes a list of tips and precautions for taking the medicine.
  • Nisoldipine Drug Information
    High blood pressure can be treated with nisoldipine, a prescription drug. This eMedTV Web page takes a quick look at nisoldipine, including information on potential side effects. A link to more detailed information is also provided.
  • Olmesartan
    Olmesartan works to relax the blood vessels and increase blood flow in people with high blood pressure. This eMedTV segment explains how the drug does this. The available strengths, side effects, and treatment options are also discussed.
  • Olmesartan Dosing
    This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at general guidelines for olmesartan dosing requirements. The typical dose to treat high blood pressure is 20 mg a day. However, various factors can affect this, which are also explained.
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil
    As this eMedTV segment explains, olmesartan medoxomil is a prescription drug licensed to treat high blood pressure. This article briefly describes how often it is taken, what to avoid during treatment, and more. Also included is a link to more details.
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil-HCTZ
    If you have high blood pressure, you may benefit from olmesartan medoxomil-HCTZ. This eMedTV article gives a brief overview of this combination medication and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil-Hydrochlorothiazide
    This eMedTV resource explains that olmesartan medoxomil-hydrochlorothiazide is a prescribed medication used to lower high blood pressure in adults. This resource also explores how the medication works, its uses, and potential side effects.
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil-Hydrochlorothiazide Dosing
    This eMedTV segment explains that, initially, the olmesartan medoxomil-hydrochlorothiazide dosing requirement for most people with high blood pressure is 20 mg/12.5 mg once a day. This page also offers guidelines for how to take the drug.
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil/Amlodipine/Hydrochlorothiazide
    Olmesartan medoxomil/amlodipine/hydrochlorothiazide is a drug prescribed to treat high blood pressure. This eMedTV selection takes an in-depth look at this medication, including details on how it works, dosing guidelines, potential side effects, and more.
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil/Amlodipine/Hydrochlorothiazide Dosage
    This eMedTV page explains that for treating high blood pressure, the maximum dose of olmesartan medoxomil/amlodipine/hydrochlorothiazide is 40/10/25 mg once daily. This page further discusses dosing guidelines and lists several tips for using this drug.
  • Olmesartan Medoxomil/Amlodipine/Hydrochlorothiazide Information
    Olmesartan medoxomil/amlodipine/hydrochlorothiazide is a prescribed drug used to treat high blood pressure. This eMedTV page offers more information on this medication, including its dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.
  • Penbutolol
    Penbutolol is a prescription beta blocker medication often used for the treatment of high blood pressure. This eMedTV page describes how this drug works, offers general dosing information, and explains what side effects may occur with treatment.
  • Penbutolol Dosage
    The usual starting dose of penbutolol when treating high blood pressure is 20 mg, taken once daily. This eMedTV Web segment offers more detailed dosing guidelines and includes tips and important warnings for those using this particular drug.
  • Penbutolol Medication Information
    Penbutolol is a prescription medicine used to treat high blood pressure. This eMedTV resource provides some basic drug information on penbutolol, including side effects, safety warnings, and dosing guidelines.
  • Penbutolol Side Effects
    Common side effects of penbutolol include indigestion or heartburn, diarrhea, and headaches. This eMedTV resource provides a more complete list of possible side effects, including potentially serious problems that can require medical attention.
  • Pindolol
    Pindolol is a prescription medication often used to treat high blood pressure. This article from the eMedTV Web site explains how the drug works, describes the specific effects of this medicine, and offers dosing information.
  • Pindolol and Breastfeeding
    Pindolol can potentially cause problems in a breastfed infant. As this eMedTV segment explains, studies on breastfeeding and pindolol show that the drug passes through breast milk. However, these amounts are probably too low to cause serious problems.
  • Pindolol and Pregnancy
    During pregnancy, the full risks of using pindolol are currently unknown. As this eMedTV page explains, however, based on the results of animal studies, the drug does not seem to pose a significant risk to a developing fetus.
  • Pindolol Dosage
    For most people, the starting dose of pindolol for treating high blood pressure is 5 mg twice daily. As this eMedTV page explains, if your blood pressure does not improve, your doctor may increase your dose up to a maximum of 60 mg per day.
  • Pindolol Medication Information
    Pindolol is a prescription medication used to lower blood pressure. This eMedTV resource gives some dosing information for pindolol and lists some of the side effects that may occur during treatment. A link to more details is also provided.
  • Pindolol Overdose
    If you take too much pindolol, you may have symptoms like slow heart rate, low blood pressure, or coma. This eMedTV resource explores other potential overdose effects and describes various treatment options that are available.
  • Pindolol Side Effects
    Common side effects of pindolol may include dizziness, fatigue, and nausea. This eMedTV article lists other possible side effects, including potentially serious problems that require medical attention and rare but possible side effects.
  • Plendil
    Plendil is a prescription medicine that is used for the treatment of high blood pressure. This eMedTV Web page offers a general overview of Plendil, including information on how the drug works, possible side effects, and general precautions.
  • Plendil Dosage
    The recommended starting Plendil dosage for treating high blood pressure is 5 mg once a day. This eMedTV resource provides other Plendil dosing guidelines and outlines some suggestions for when and how to take the prescription medication.
  • Plendil Drug Interactions
    Some of the medicines that can cause Plendil drug interactions include beta blockers and some antibiotics. This eMedTV Web page contains a list of other drugs that may cause negative interactions with Plendil and explains the problems that may occur.
  • Plendil Medication Information
    If you have high blood pressure, your healthcare provider may recommend a drug called Plendil. This eMedTV article gives a brief overview of Plendil, with information on what to expect, how to take it, and what your healthcare provider needs to know.
  • Plendil Side Effects
    In clinical studies, common side effects of Plendil included headaches, flushing, and dizziness. This eMedTV article lists other common and rare side effects of the drug, and describes which side effects may require immediate medical attention.
  • Plendil Uses
    Plendil is used for controlling high blood pressure in adults. This selection from the eMedTV library explains how this prescription medication works, discusses whether it is approved for use in children, and lists possible "off-label" Plendil uses.
  • Plendil Warnings and Precautions
    Plendil may cause fluid retention, which can be dangerous in people with congestive heart failure. This eMedTV segment lists other important Plendil warnings and precautions, including information on what to tell your doctor before starting the drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Aliskiren
    Aliskiren can cause a life-threatening condition that causes swelling of the lips, mouth, tongue, or throat. This eMedTV Web page provides several precautions and warnings with aliskiren, including information on who should not take the drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Aliskiren and Valsartan
    In rare cases, aliskiren and valsartan can cause high potassium levels in the blood. This segment of the eMedTV library offers more safety precautions for aliskiren and valsartan, including warnings on who should avoid this medication.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Aliskiren-Amlodipine-Hydrochlorothiazide
    As this eMedTV page explains, people with asthma, diabetes, or certain other conditions may not be able to use aliskiren-amlodipine-hydrochlorothiazide. Other important precautions and warnings associated with this drug are included in this article.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Aliskiren/Amlodipine
    As a safety precaution, aliskiren/amlodipine may need to be avoided by those who have heart disease. This eMedTV page explains why and includes a detailed overview of other warnings with aliskiren/amlodipine that you need to know about before taking it.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Amlodipine and Atorvastatin
    Knowing precautions and warnings with amlodipine and atorvastatin can ensure a safe treatment process, so this eMedTV article lists some of the most common ones. This article also includes a list of people who should not take the drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Amlodipine and Olmesartan
    Amlodipine and olmesartan can make chest pain or kidney problems worse. This eMedTV resource lists other important precautions and warnings with amlodipine and olmesartan to be aware of, including information on who should not take the medication.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Amlodipine and Valsartan
    Amlodipine and valsartan may potentially lower your blood pressure too much. This eMedTV segment contains other precautions and warnings with amlodipine and valsartan, including certain existing medical conditions you should tell your doctor about.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Amlodipine-Valsartan-Hydrochlorothiazide
    Amlodipine-valsartan-hydrochlorothiazide can lower your blood pressure too much. This eMedTV resource lists other precautions and warnings with amlodipine-valsartan-hydrochlorothiazide, including other side effects that may occur with this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Azilsartan
    If you use salt substitutes or have diabetes, you may not be able to safely take azilsartan. This eMedTV page covers other important azilsartan precautions and warnings, including serious complications this medicine may cause and who should not take it.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Azilsartan/Chlorthalidone
    As explained in this eMedTV page, people with severe kidney disease or certain allergies should not take azilsartan/chlorthalidone. Other important warnings and precautions are listed in this article, including serious problems this drug can cause.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Clonidine
    You should talk to your doctor before taking clonidine if you have heart disease. This eMedTV segment provides other precautions and warnings with clonidine, including information on what side effects may occur and how to safely stop using this drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Eprosartan
    People with diabetes or kidney disease may not be able to safely take eprosartan. This eMedTV page describes other important eprosartan precautions and warnings, including serious complications this medicine may cause and who should not take it.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Furosemide
    Furosemide can potentially cause permanent hearing loss or extremely low blood pressure. This eMedTV page describes more precautions and warnings with furosemide, including other possible side effects and a list of people who should avoid the drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With HCTZ
    HCTZ can potentially cause a decrease in kidney function. This eMedTV Web page lists more precautions and warnings with HCTZ, including other possible side effects and existing conditions you should report to your doctor before starting HCTZ.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Indapamide
    Indapamide can affect electrolytes in the blood. This eMedTV page provides more precautions and warnings with indapamide, including a list of other possible side effects or complications that may occur with the drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Irbesartan/HCTZ
    This eMedTV page explains that if you have kidney problems or an allergy to sulfa drugs, you may not be able to take irbesartan/HCTZ. Precautions and warnings with this drug also involve potential side effects, allergic reactions, and drug interactions.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Isradipine CR
    People with congestive heart failure should use isradipine CR with caution. This eMedTV article lists other precautions and warnings with isradipine CR, including possible side effects that may occur and information on who should not take the drug.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Metoprolol Tartrate
    Metoprolol tartrate may cause extreme low blood pressure or slow heart rate in some people. This eMedTV page lists other precautions and warnings with metoprolol tartrate, such as the safety of taking it while pregnant and people who shouldn't take it.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Minoxidil Oral
    As this eMedTV Web page explains, you may not be able to safely take minoxidil oral if you have heart or kidney problems. Other safety precautions and warnings for minoxidil oral are covered in this article, including what your doctor needs to know.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Moexipril
    This eMedTV page lists several warnings and precautions for moexipril, including why it's important to consume plenty of fluids while taking it. This Web page also explains what to discuss with your healthcare provider before starting treatment.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Moexipril/HCTZ
    Moexipril/HCTZ can make certain health conditions worse, such as hyperkalemia or lupus. This eMedTV Web selection describes other important precautions and warnings with moexipril/HCTZ, such as what to tell your doctor before using the medicine.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Nebivolol
    You should talk to your doctor before taking nebivolol if you have asthma. This eMedTV article contains other precautions and warnings with nebivolol, including more information on who should not use this drug and a list of possible side effects.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Nicardipine
    You should not take nicardipine if you have aortic stenosis. This selection from the eMedTV Web site describes other precautions and warnings with nicardipine, such as the safety of taking the drug if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Nisoldipine
    Nisoldipine may cause worsening chest pain or even heart attacks. This eMedTV resource lists other important precautions and warnings with nisoldipine to be aware of, including information on who should not take the blood pressure medication.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Olmesartan Medoxomil/Amlodipine/Hydrochlorothiazide
    As this eMedTV page explains, if you have heart or liver problems, you may not be able to take olmesartan medoxomil/amlodipine/hydrochlorothiazide. Other precautions and warnings are listed in this article, including what to discuss with your doctor.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Penbutolol
    You should not take penbutolol if you have a very slow heart rate (bradycardia). This page from the eMedTV library contains other penbutolol warnings and precautions, including more information on who should not use this particular medication.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Pindolol
    You should not take pindolol if you have severe heart failure. This eMedTV page lists other precautions and warnings with pindolol, including more information on who should not use the drug and what side effects may occur during treatment.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Propranolol Sustained-Release
    Some precautions and warnings with propranolol sustained-release covered in this eMedTV page include people who should not take the drug, the safety of taking the drug while pregnant or nursing, and the risks of abruptly stopping treatment.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Propranolol/HCTZ
    This eMedTV article explains that if you have breathing problems or a slow heartbeat, you may not be able to take propranolol/HCTZ. Precautions and warnings with this drug also involve potential side effects, allergic reactions, and drug interactions.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Spironolactone-HCTZ
    You should not take spironolactone-HCTZ if you have severe kidney disease. This eMedTV Web page provides other precautions and warnings with spironolactone-HCTZ, including more information on those who should avoid the medication.
  • Precautions and Warnings With Telmisartan/Amlodipine
    As this eMedTV page explains, if you have kidney disease or certain heart problems, you may not be able to safely take telmisartan/amlodipine. Other precautions and warnings are listed in this article, including details on what your doctor needs to know.
  • Prehypertension
    Prehypertension is not the same as hypertension. As this eMedTV article explains, it is when your blood pressure readings are higher than normal, but not high enough to be considered high blood pressure. This article gives an overview of the condition.
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