Lizy-5₹1 (Per Tablet)
- Brands Dr Ethix
- Composition: Lisinopril-5 mg
- Total: Pack of 1 (100 tablets) ₹100
- Availability: In Stock
Composition: Lizinopril-5 Mg
Description: Lizi-5 is widely used to treat high blood pressure. It may also be prescribed after a heart attack. Additionally, it also decreases the chances of having a heart attack or stroke.
What is Lizinopril in Lizi-5 for?
Lizi-5 belongs to a group of medicines called ACE inhibitors. It reduces stress and relaxes the blood vessels in the heart. This widens the blood vessels and makes it easier for the heart to pump blood around your body, thereby lowering your blood pressure. Controlled blood pressure reduces the risk of having a heart attack, stroke, or kidney problems.
Common side effects of Lizi-5:
Common side effect are lower the blood pressure, cough, fatigue, weakness and dizziness.
What do I do if I miss a dose?
Take a missed dose as soon as you think about it. If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses. Do not change the dose or stop this drug. Talk with the doctor.
What precautions should I take when taking Lizi-5?
If you have an allergy to lizinopril or any other part of this drug, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs. If you have a sulfa (sulfonamide) allergy, talk with your doctor.
When do I need to seek medical help?
If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug, these include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue or gray skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat. Signs of infection, these include a fever of 100.5°F (38°C) or higher, chills, very bad sore throat, ear or sinus pain, cough, more sputum or change in color of sputum, pain with passing urine, mouth sores, wound that will not heal, or anal itching or pain.
Can I take Lizi-5 with other medicines?
Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. - Taking them together can cause bad side effects. - Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.
Are there any food restrictions
How do I store Lizi-5?
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children, medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
Category C: Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.