Medications and Drugs
Brand Names: Prinzide, Zestoretic
Generic Name: hydrochlorothiazide and lisinopril (Pronunciation: HYE droe KLOR oh THYE a zide and lye SIN oh pril)
What is hydrochlorothiazide and lisinopril (Prinzide, Zestoretic)?
Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention.
Lisinopril is in a group of drugs called ACE inhibitors. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme. Lisinopril lowers blood pressure and also relieves symptoms of fluid retention.
Hydrochlorothiazide and lisinopril may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
HCT-Lisinopril 12.5 mg-10 mg-RAN
round, blue, imprinted with RX 536
HCT-Lisinopril 12.5 mg-20 mg-RAN
round, yellow, imprinted with RX 537
HCT-Lisinopril 25 mg-20 mg-GG
round, peach, imprinted with GP 123
HCT-Lisinopril 25 mg-20 mg-RAN
round, peach, imprinted with RX 538
HCTZ-Lisinopril 12.5 mg-10 mg-IVA
round, blue, imprinted with 10/12.5, Logo 5033
HCTZ-Lisinopril 12.5 mg-10 mg-TEV
round, peach, imprinted with 93, 1035
HCTZ-Lisinopril 12.5 mg-20 mg-IVA
round, yellow, imprinted with 20/12.5, Logo 5034
HCTZ-Lisinopril 12.5 mg-20 mg-TEV
round, white, imprinted with 93, 1036
HCTZ-Lisinopril 25 mg-20 mg-IVA
round, peach, imprinted with 20/25, Logo 5032
HCTZ-Lisinopril 25 mg-20 mg-TEV
round, pink, imprinted with 93, 1037
Lisinopril-HCTZ 10-12.5 mg-APO
oval, pink, imprinted with 10 12.5, APO
Lisinopril-HCTZ 10-12.5 mg-EON
round, pink, imprinted with E 71
Lisinopril-HCTZ 10-12.5 mg-MYL
round, white, imprinted with M, LH1
Lisinopril-HCTZ 10-12.5 mg-WAT
round, pink, imprinted with WATSON 860
Lisinopril-HCTZ 20-12.5 mg-APO
oval, white, imprinted with 20 12.5, APO
Lisinopril-HCTZ 20-12.5 mg-EON
round, white, imprinted with E 152
Lisinopril-HCTZ 20-12.5 mg-MYL
round, yellow, imprinted with M, LH2
Lisinopril-HCTZ 20-12.5 mg-WAT
round, blue, imprinted with WATSON 861
Lisinopril-HCTZ 20-25 mg-APO
oval, pink, imprinted with 20 25, APO
Lisinopril-HCTZ 20-25 mg-EON
round, pink, imprinted with E 173
Lisinopril-HCTZ 20-25 mg-MYL
round, green, imprinted with M, LH3
Lisinopril-HCTZ 20-25 mg-WAT
round, pink, imprinted with WATSON 862
Prinizide 12.5 mg-10 mg
hexagonal, white, imprinted with PRINZIDE, MSD 145
Prinizide 12.5 mg-20 mg
round, yellow, imprinted with MSD 140, PRINZIDE
Prinzide 20-25 mg
round, yellow, imprinted with PRINZIDE, MSD 142
round, peach, imprinted with ZESTORETIC, 141
round, white, imprinted with ZESTORETIC, 142
round, peach, imprinted with ZESTORETIC, 145
What are the possible side effects of hydrochlorothiazide and lisinopril (Prinzide, Zestoretic)?
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; severe stomach pain; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:
Less serious side effects may include:
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
What is the most important information I should know about hydrochlorothiazide and lisinopril (Prinzide, Zestoretic)?
Do not use this medication if you are unable to urinate.
You should not use this medication if you are allergic to any other ACE inhibitor, such as benazepril (Lotensin), captopril (Capoten), fosinopril (Monopril), enalapril (Vasotec), moexipril (Univasc), perindopril (Aceon), quinapril (Accupril), ramipril (Altace), or trandolapril (Mavik).
Before taking hydrochlorothiazide and lisinopril, tell your doctor if you have kidney disease (or are on dialysis), liver disease, glaucoma, congestive heart failure, gout, lupus, diabetes, or an allergy to sulfa drugs or penicillin.
Avoid the regular use of salt substitutes in your diet, and do not take potassium supplements while taking hydrochlorothiazide and lisinopril, unless your doctor has told you to.
Conditions that may cause very low blood pressure include: vomiting, diarrhea, heavy sweating, heart disease, dialysis, a low salt diet, or taking diuretics (water pills). Tell your doctor if you have a prolonged illness that causes diarrhea or vomiting.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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