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Moexipril/HCTZ is a prescription medication used to lower high blood pressure. It combines two different medications and works by reducing blood volume and preventing the blood vessels from narrowing. It comes in the form of a tablet and is typically taken once daily. Common side effects include dizziness, fatigue, and coughing.
What Is Moexipril/HCTZ?Moexipril/HCTZ (Uniretic®) is a prescription medication licensed to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). It is a combination of two other prescription medicines: moexipril (Univasc®) and hydrochlorothiazide (Microzide®, Oretic®), or HCTZ for short.
Are There Side Effects?Just like any medicine, moexipril/HCTZ can cause side effects. However, not everyone who takes the drug will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well.
- Cough (see Uniretic Cough)