Generic lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide is sold under the name Lisinopril and Hydrochlorothiazide tablets. There are several strengths available for the generic medicine, including 10 mg/12.5 mg, 20 mg/12.5 mg, and 20 mg/25 mg. A number of drug companies manufacture generic lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide products, such as Sandoz, Eon Laboratories, and Teva Pharmaceuticals.
Generic for Lisinopril-Hydrochlorothiazide: An Overview
Lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide (available as a generic or under the brand names Prinzide® or Zestoretic®) is a prescription medication that has been licensed to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide is a combination of two medicines -- Prinivil® and hydrochlorothiazide.
Lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide was originally developed by Merck & Co. It has since come off patent, making it available as a generic.
Generic Lisinopril-Hydrochlorothiazide -- Strengths
Generic lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide is sold under the name Lisinopril and Hydrochlorothiazide tablets. It is also known as Lisinopril HCTZ. Generic lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide is available in several strengths, including:
- Lisinopril HCTZ 10 mg/12.5 mg -- which has 10 mg of lisinopril and 12.5 mg of hydrochlorothiazide
- Lisinopril HCTZ 20 mg/12.5 mg -- which has 20 mg of lisinopril and 12.5 mg of hydrochlorothiazide
- Lisinopril HCTZ 20 mg/25 mg -- which has 20 mg of lisinopril and 25 mg of hydrochlorothiazide.
Who Makes Generic Lisinopril-Hydrochlorothiazide?
Generic lisinopril-hydrochlorothiazide is currently manufactured by a number of companies, including (but not limited to):
- Teva Pharmaceuticals
- Mylan Laboratories
- Watson Pharmaceuticals
- Eon Laboratories.