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Who Should Not Take Ziac?

You should not take Ziac if you:
 
  • Are allergic to Ziac, bisoprolol fumarate, hydrochlorothiazide, or any of the inactive components used to make this medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
 
 
  • Have second- or third-degree heart block (a problem with electrical signal conduction in the heart).
 
  • Have a very slow heart rate (bradycardia).
 
  • Have cardiogenic shock (an emergency heart problem).
 
  • Are allergic to sulfonamide-derived drugs (also referred to as sulfa drugs). This includes certain types of antibiotics, diabetes medicines, and diuretics.
 
  • Are not producing any urine (anuria).
     

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Ziac should not be taken, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting the medication. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions with Ziac were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific safety concerns that may apply to you.
 
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