Lisinopril Side Effects

Side effects and experiences with Lisinopril by users like you. Post Yours Now.
  1. link Awg
    Lisinopril stomach upsets, ace inhibitors, cause stomach, british television, television news
    Just wanted to tell you all that it was confirmed in a British Television news feature that "Ace Inhibitors" - in other words Lisinopril CAN cause stomach upsets. Date Nov. 11, 2003. The news article was about a new, as yet unlicensed drug - 15% more...
    Awg- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  2. link Awg
    Lisinopril two occasions, heart problems, mg dosage, work outs, 7 guest
    October 7 Guest, are you sure you are using your monitor correctly? 138/75 sounds a great reading, but the other one would bring you near to passing out! I've read that 0.9% of Lisinopril users have stomach effects. On one or two occasions I've been - 56% more...
    Awg- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  3. link Ladycatl652002
    Lisinopril lisinopril 20mg, upset stomach, heart flutters, suppose to do, diarrea
    Have been on lisinopril(20mg a day) for ten days. Have had upset stomach, diarrea, heart flutters, but mainly my BP has been fluxating for the past week, from 138/75 to as high as 147/48. Is this medication suppose to do this. I was on niphedapine, w - 10% more...
    Ladycatl652002- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  4. link Tiredpappy
    Lisinopril stomach ache, stomach pain, hi gang
    Hi gang, I made an entry on this forum back on the 11th of July and thought I would follow-up with my results. I've been off Lisinopril for 2 months now. My MD had me on it to control slightly high BP. While on Lisinopril I developed a stomach ache t - 57% more...
    Tiredpappy- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  5. link Miranda.rehm
    Zestril v generics
    There's an interesting excerpt from an article attached to the lisinopril forum. Apparently, many users are reporting problems associated with generics. I only started having troublesome side effects when I was changed fron Zestril to generic lisinop - 25% more...
    Miranda.rehm- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lisinopril
  6. link Defile751
    Lisinopril lisinipril, zestril, dizziness, fatigue, side affects
    I am 75 years old and have been on Lisinipril (Zestril) for 4 years. I started out with 20mg and dosage was increased to 40 mg a year ago. My only side affects are Fatigue and sometime dizziness.
    Defile751- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  7. link Dbernie62
    Lisinopril memory lapse, difficulty concentrating, heart flutter, tight chest, joint pain
    I'm 40, been on 10 mg Lisinopril per day for about 7 years. Thought I was just aging early, until I read these posts. Will discuss with doc in January when I go. My blood pressure is under control--feel better in that regard, and I've never had the c - 72% more...
    Dbernie62- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  8. link Gigfy
    Lisinopril shortness of breath, experience shortness, excercise, fatigue, pace
    Greatly reduced tolerance for excercise. Began taking 10mgl 1 month ago. Could run 4 miles at 8:30 pace no problem. Now can't run over two. Also experience shortness of breath and fatigue. Began monitiring bp...as low as 132/62.
    Gigfy- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  9. link Breezyboost2
    Lisinopril hear my heartbeat, symptoms headache, zestril, dry eyes, dizziness
    I CAN HONESTLY SAY THAT I HAVE HAD MOST OF THE ABOVE SYMPTOMS. HEADACHE,TIRED,WITHDRAWN, VERY DEPRESSED.DONT CARE ABOUT ANYTHING- ESPECIALLY THOSE THINGS I USED TO LIKE,DRY EYES AND MOUTH,DIZZINESS, I CAN SOMETIMES HEAR MY HEARTBEAT AND IT SCARES ME. - 56% more...
    Breezyboost2- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  10. link Abigail
    Lisinopril cardiomyopathy, medication side effects, dizzy lightheaded, heart function, coreg
    I've been taking Lisinopril for Cardiomyopathy...along with another medication called Coreg...3 months now, just had an echogram and no improvement in heart function. Side effects - dizzy, lightheaded and complete and utter exhaustion. But I'm unsure - 35% more...
    Abigail- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lisinopril
  11. link Bttrhlf01
    Lisinopril constant cough, acid reflux, headaches, diahrreah, unnecessary surgery
    I have been on Lisinopril for about 2 months now. I thought acid reflux was the reason for my continuous cough. I begin to gag and feel as if I will throw up. My doctor was ready for me to have surgery for a haietal hernia but decided to try one more - 75% more...
    Bttrhlf01- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  12. link Pqkats
    Lisinopril red blood cell, refractory anemia, blood cell count, red blood cell count, mild anemia
    this is not necessarily a proven side effect but during the time period that I've taken Zestril, I've been diagnosed with refractory anemia. I started taken Zestril in the year 2000. I've had mild anemia for about that same time period. About a year - 74% more...
    Pqkats- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lisinopril
  13. link Mihlmike
    Lisinopril depressive state, bottom of the barrel, dry mouth, diarrea, salesman
    until I read these listings I thought my only problem was slipping into depressive state. Dropped from salesman of the month to bottom of the barrel in just two weeks. Now I recognize the nasal problems that others report and dry mouth. Started with - 30% more...
    Mihlmike- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  14. link Tigerhawksoars
    Lisinopril lisinipril, itchy rash, carotid arteries, zestril, high blood pressure
    I started taking lisinipril over a year ago. They started me out with the brand name Zestril. (For those who don't know, lisinipril and Zestril are exactly the same drug; Zestril is one of the brand names and lisinipril is the generic.) My insurance - 82% more...
    Tigerhawksoars- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  15. link Bernovac
    Lisinopril lisinopril side effects, mitral regurgitation, diuretic effects, atenolol, ace inhibitor
    Oh... no I don't think Atenolol has any diuretic effects. You'd have to add another drug for that, but there are plenty of simple old-fashioned ones that work just fine and just for that. I meant to say I'm on 25mg of Atenolol -- not 24. Wow, your sy - 43% more...
    Bernovac- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  16. link Bernovac
    Lisinopril taking my heart, heart rate, atenolol, recommended dosage, sexual dysfunction
    Atenolol effects everyone "slightly" differently I imagine but it is relatively side-effect free and, with the lower dosages, there are almost none. Definitely no depression, tiredness or sexual dysfunction. No heart racing. My only problem - 72% more...
    Bernovac- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  17. link Bagheerabear
    Lisinopril fluid retention, computer keyboard, eyes open, lethargy, diuretic
    At 12.5 mg. per day, have noticed in past year lethargy to the point of exhaustion, falling asleep at my computer keyboard (or at least nodding off) every afternoon, depressive moods, cry off and on, & finally today feeling so sleepy all day I co - 47% more...
    Bagheerabear- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  18. link Bernovac
    Lisinopril high blood pressure, ace inhibitors, beta blockers, atenolol, heart damage
    Why oh why (oh why) are so many people here taking Lisinopril for high blood pressure? I thought ACE inhibitors were mainly for heart damage. That's why I'm taking it. Why not take something like Atenolol for high blood pressure? It's generic, has mi - 68% more...
    Bernovac- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  19. link Bernovac
    Why Lisinopril?
    Why oh why (oh why) are so many people here taking Lisinopril for high blood pressure? I thought ACE inhibitors were mainly for heart damage. That's why I'm taking it. Why not take something like Atenolol for high blood pressure? It's generic, has mi - 68% more...
    Bernovac- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  20. link Bernovac
    Lisinopril high blood pressure, ace inhibitor, ace inhibitors, heart defect, tenormin
    Why or why... are all you people being given Lisinopril for high blood pressure? Atenolol (brand name, Tenormin) is as side-effect free as any drug, is specific for high blood pressure, and really lowers it with a very small dosage. There are tons of - 52% more...
    Bernovac- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  21. link Bobcat
    Lisinopril blood pressure, irregular heartbeats, extreme fatigue, sexual desires, good shape
    I've taken 5 mg of lisinopril for about 10 years now. Recently I started experiencing shortness of breath and irregular heartbeats after climbing just a few stairs. Previously, my only sympton was extreme fatigue and lack of sexual desires. After hav - 63% more...
    Bobcat- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  22. link Slmdesigns
    Lisinopril dry cough, pounding heart, laid back, anxiety
    I've been taking Lisinopril for 4 months and cannot stand the dry cough, stuffed head, pounding heart. My bp was running about 140/90 so the Doc put me on it. I'm taking 5 mg once a day and now my bp is only running slightly lower at 136/85. Is there - 37% more...
    Slmdesigns- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  23. link Williamlamb
    Lisinopril dry cough, grocery store, lisinipril, blood pressure, heartburn
    I Was At The Grocery Store A While Ago. First I Had The Dry Cough. Then I Started Sweating From Neck And Head. Felt Like My Heart And Stomach Were Fluttering. I Also Felt Like I Was Going To Pass Out. I've Been Taking Lisinipril 5mg For Over A Year. - 52% more...
    Williamlamb- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  24. link Bernovac
    Lisinopril anxiety attack, shortness of breath, asthema, pacemaker, reassuring
    Oh, yes. Most important... I forgot to mention the strange shortness of breath that comes on, unlike the kind I had before the pacemaker. Pressure on my chest, like I can't get enough air, almost like an asthema or anxiety attack. It's very reassurin - 15% more...
    Bernovac- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  25. link Bernovac
    Lisinopril coca cola, mitral regurgitation, sudden onset, trouble reading, narcolepsy
    Goodness, this is an amazing site. Just came to check and see if depression is a side effect of Lisinopril. And what do I find? All my other symptoms. I'm taking it for mitral regurgitation and, after a pacemaker (ICD) implant in Feb., my doctor incr - 76% more...
    Bernovac- over a year ago - in Lisinopril