Ziac Warnings and Precautions
There are a number of precautions and warnings with Ziac to be aware of before starting treating. A few of the conditions you should tell your healthcare provider about before taking Ziac include asthma, diabetes, and liver disease. To reduce the risk of drug interactions, you should also let your healthcare provider know about all other medications you are currently taking.
Before beginning treatment with Ziac® (bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide), tell your healthcare provider if you have:
- Liver disease, such as liver failure, cirrhosis, or hepatitis
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Heart failure
- A slow heart rate (bradycardia)
- Heart block
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- Parathyroid problems
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus or SLE)
- Fluid or electrolyte problems
- An upcoming surgery
- Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.