High Blood Pressure Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

amlodipine and valsartan Amlodipine And Valsartan

Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker. It works by relaxing the muscles of your heart and blood vessels...learn more »

amlodipine and atorvastatin Amlodipine And Atorvastatin

Atorvastatin is in a group of drugs called HMG CoA reductase inhibitors, or "statins." Atorvastatin reduces levels of "bad" cholesterol (low-density lipoprot...learn more »

hydrochlorothiazide and quinapril Hydrochlorothiazide And Quinapril

Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

perindopril Perindopril

Perindopril is in a group of drugs called ACE inhibitors. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme...learn more »

telmisartan Telmisartan

Telmisartan is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist. Telmisartan keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow......learn more »

candesartan Candesartan

Candesartan is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist. Candesartan keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow......learn more »

hydrochlorothiazide and irbesartan Hydrochlorothiazide And Irbesartan

Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

irbesartan Irbesartan

Irbesartan is in a group of drugs called angiotensin II receptor antagonists. Irbesartan keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and ...learn more »

hydrochlorothiazide and moexipril Hydrochlorothiazide And Moexipril

Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

valsartan Valsartan

Valsartan is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist. Valsartan keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow...learn more »

trandolapril and verapamil Trandolapril And Verapamil

Trandolapril is an ACE inhibitor. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme...learn more »

trandolapril Trandolapril

Trandolapril is an ACE inhibitor. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme...learn more »

carvedilol Carvedilol

Carvedilol is in a group of drugs called beta-blockers. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins)...learn more »

hydrochlorothiazide and losartan Hydrochlorothiazide And Losartan

Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

amlodipine and benazepril Amlodipine And Benazepril

Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker. Amlodipine relaxes (widens) blood vessels and improves blood flow...learn more »

losartan Losartan

Losartan is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist. Losartan keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow...learn more »

hydrochlorothiazide and bisoprolol Hydrochlorothiazide And Bisoprolol

Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

hydrochlorothiazide and enalapril Hydrochlorothiazide And Enalapril

Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

hydrochlorothiazide and captopril Hydrochlorothiazide And Captopril

Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

hydrochlorothiazide and lisinopril Hydrochlorothiazide And Lisinopril

Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

hydrochlorothiazide and benazepril Hydrochlorothiazide And Benazepril

Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

hydrochlorothiazide and triamterene Hydrochlorothiazide And Triamterene

Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

phenoxybenzamine Phenoxybenzamine

Phenoxybenzamine lowers blood pressure...learn more »

lisinopril Lisinopril

Lisinopril is in a group of drugs called ACE inhibitors. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme...learn more »

benazepril Benazepril

Benazepril is an ACE inhibitor. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme...learn more »

doxazosin Doxazosin

Doxazosin is in a group of drugs called alpha-adrenergic (AL-fa ad-ren-ER-jik) blockers. Doxazosin relaxes your veins and arteries so that blood can more eas...learn more »

bisoprolol Bisoprolol

Bisoprolol is in a group of drugs called beta-blockers. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins)...learn more »

amlodipine Amlodipine

Amlodipine is in a group of drugs called calcium channel blockers. Amlodipine relaxes (widens) blood vessels and improves blood flow...learn more »

terazosin Terazosin

Terazosin is in a group of drugs called alpha-adrenergic (AL-fa ad-ren-ER-jik) blockers. Terazosin relaxes your veins and arteries so that blood can more eas...learn more »

quinapril Quinapril

Quinapril is an ACE inhibitor. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme...learn more »

nicardipine Nicardipine

Nicardipine is in a class of drugs called calcium channel blockers. Nicardipine relaxes (widens) your blood vessels, which makes it easier for the heart to p...learn more »

metolazone Metolazone

Metolazone is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

hydrochlorothiazide Hydrochlorothiazide

Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

fosinopril Fosinopril

Fosinopril is in a group of drugs called ACE inhibitors. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme...learn more »

felodipine Felodipine

Felodipine is in a group of drugs called calcium channel blockers. It works by relaxing the muscles of your heart and blood vessels...learn more »

chlorthalidone Chlorthalidone

Chlorthalidone is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention...learn more »

timolol Timolol

Timolol is in a group of drugs called beta-blockers. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins)...learn more »

nitroprusside Nitroprusside

Nitroprusside is a vasodilator that works by relaxing the muscles in your blood vessels to help them dilate (widen). This lowers blood pressure and allows bl...learn more »

metoprolol Metoprolol

Metoprolol is in a group of drugs called beta-blockers. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins)...learn more »

hydralazine Hydralazine

Hydralazine is a vasodilator that works by relaxing the muscles in your blood vessels to help them dilate (widen). This lowers blood pressure and allows bloo...learn more »

furosemide Furosemide

Furosemide is a loop diuretic (water pill) that prevents your body from absorbing too much salt, allowing the salt to instead be passed in your urine...learn more »

nifedipine Nifedipine

Nifedipine is in a group of drugs called calcium channel blockers. It works by relaxing the muscles of your heart and blood vessels...learn more »

verapamil (oral) Verapamil (oral)

Verapamil is in a group of drugs called calcium channel blockers. It works by relaxing the muscles of your heart and blood vessels...learn more »

diltiazem Diltiazem

Diltiazem is in a group of drugs called calcium channel blockers. It works by relaxing the muscles of your heart and blood vessels...learn more »

clonidine (oral) Clonidine (oral)

Clonidine lowers blood pressure by decreasing the levels of certain chemicals in your blood. This allows your blood vessels to relax and your heart to beat m...learn more »

enalapril Enalapril

Enalapril is in a group of drugs called ACE inhibitors. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme...learn more »

captopril Captopril

Captopril is an ACE inhibitor. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme...learn more »

atenolol Atenolol

Atenolol is in a group of drugs called beta-blockers. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins)...learn more »

clonidine (transdermal) Clonidine (transdermal)

Clonidine lowers blood pressure by decreasing the levels of certain chemicals in your blood. This allows your blood vessels to relax and your heart to beat m...learn more »



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