Propranolol/HCTZ Drug Information
Although most people do not have any problems when taking propranolol/HCTZ (Inderide®) to treat their high blood pressure, this drug is not suitable for everyone. For instance, you may not be able to use it safely if you have certain medical conditions, such as lung disease, diabetes, or kidney problems. Also, tell your healthcare provider if you are currently taking any other drugs, including vitamins, herbal supplements, and nonprescription medications.
Propranolol/HCTZ comes in the form of a tablet and is typically taken once or twice a day. As mentioned, most people tolerate this medicine well and if side effects do occur, they are generally mild and are easily treated. Some of the common side effects reported with propranolol/HCTZ include dizziness, headaches, and nausea.
(Click Propranolol/HCTZ for more information on this drug. This article also covers how the medication works, lists potential side effects, and offers some general safety precautions to be aware of before starting treatment.)