Lisinopril Side Effects

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  1. link Castaway
    LisinoPril Sux
    Been on this crap for about 4 years. Actually, (Lisinop/HCTZ) generic. Hospitalized twice because of it. Many MANY bad side effects that have basically disabled me mentally & physically for the last 4 years. Fixing to sue someone. At the very lea - 63% more...
    Castaway- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lisinopril
  2. link Castaway
    Lisinopril Sux
    Been on this crap for about 4 years. Actually, (Lisinop/HCTZ) generic. Hospitalized twice because of it. Many MANY bad side effects that have basically disabled me mentally & physically for the last 4 years. Fixing to sue someone. At the very lea - 71% more...
    Castaway- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  3. link Mjohnson45
    I am trying to locate an attorney as I type!
    almost caused my death. the doctor informed me that if i didnt come in i would have bee4n intubated
    Mjohnson45- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lisinopril
  4. link Pistoff
    Lisinopril class action suit, leg work, reply, class action suite, linsinopril
    I want to start a class action suite against lisinopril please reply and lets start a list.i will do the leg work. please read my other post
    Pistoff- over a year ago - 247 Replies - in Lisinopril
  5. link Mdmfstmvr
    It has caused GERD, horrible chest pain, and now stage four pancreatic cancer, not to mention devilitating depression and the dreadful cough. This drug is pure poison and MUST be taken off market. My husband is only 46 and was healthy before he took - 49% more...
    Mdmfstmvr- over a year ago
  6. link 769
    Had to have pacemaker after lisinopril
    Had my blood pressure drop and my pulse rate drop way too low. Had to have a pacemaker puy in about 2 months ago and still have a lot of the same symptons even though the day they put in the PM they took away the lisinopril. I don't think I'll ever f - 35% more...
    769- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lisinopril
  7. 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
  8. link Woleez
    i started zestril 5 months ago, and i have significant drop in RBC, hoemoglobin, and increasted MCV. i am not sure but seems to be side effect of zestril
    Woleez- over a year ago
  9. link Thechosenone
    horrific side effects from lisinopril
    Ive had heart failure for moore than 10 years. After being on lisinopril I suffered major legs cramps kidney problems, panic attacks, loss of appetite, and lightheadedness. My dr stated that the lisinopil could be the cause of my leg cramps but the c - 65% more...
    Thechosenone- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lisinopril
  10. link Stormiskye
    LAWSUIT/LAWYER
    I have made many posts and have a long long list of side effects from this drug! I have had lawyers contact me themselves only to get a letter saying they are not pursuing my case. Does ANYONE on here know of an attorney that would take our cases? Or - 64% more...
    Stormiskye- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  11. link 1966wildcat
    POISINED FROM PEACH COLORED LISINIPRIL
    I TOOK THE TRIANGE LISINIPRIL FOR YEARS NO TROUBLE THEN THE DRUG STORE GIVE ME A PEACH COLOR FROM LUPRIN COMPANY I STILL HAVE A UCLER ALMOST A YEAR NOW AND STILL HURT, I WAS ALREADY HAVING TROUBLE FROM CHOLESTEROL MEDS AND GOT OFF, NOW AM I DIEING FR - 63% more...
    1966wildcat- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lisinopril
  12. link Cbrucks
    Lisinopril anow, gullet, xray, wretch, gag
    My main problem with Lisinopril is the coughing. Coughing, coughing. coughing. I will be fine for 2 to 3 hours and then start with this awful cough. People will actually turn away from me if I am out shopping and a cough begins. I presume they believ - 62% more...
    Cbrucks- over a year ago - 50 Replies - in Lisinopril
  13. link Lrasal
    I started Lisinopril and within a few days the tickle and horrible dry cough started, I went back to my Dr, and I had developed an Upper Respiratory Infection. She stopped the Lisinopril immediatley and put me on an antibiotic and it didn't work, she - 65% more...
    Lrasal- over a year ago
  14. link Kschell
    Lisinopril wholistic approach, excessive mucus, coat hypertension, pressure increase, tightness in chest
    I started taking Lisinopril for my bp about 2 1/2 months ago and even though it did lower my bp, I started having strange side-effects. It started out with drowsiness throughout the day, no matter how much sleep I got. And, waking up feeling drowsy e - 82% more...
    Kschell- over a year ago - 37 Replies - in Lisinopril
  15. link Perfectred
    Hey, I took Propranolol for 5 years 20 mg.and not knowing any better stopped it cold Turkey along with my Celexa. I never had high blood pressure before now but I am now just fast pulse and some anxiety. I went to the doctor a month ago panicky and h - 44% more...
    Perfectred- over a year ago
  16. link Juleez
    Well, I wrote here before, and I can't swear that this is what has lowered my BP, but I started taking Astaxanthan, 4mg, once a day, and my PB at it's highest is never more than 128/82. It is made from shell fish, there are no side effects, and I fee - 42% more...
    Juleez- over a year ago
  17. link Reatha
    Lisinopril diabetic medicine, health problems, diabetes, lymes disease, high blood sugar
    I just found this site. I have had all the mentioned side affects too, but I have so many health problems besides the Diabetes I am on the Lisinopril for, that I never know if the symptoms are from a med or a health problem I have. My BP was never ve - 85% more...
    Reatha- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lisinopril
  18. link Rosellen
    Insulin injections are not that bad. Mine are painless. I can't keep my glucose levels down with diet alone. I am very willing to use insulin injections to stay alive longer. I don't want my kidneys, eyes, heart, and other organs to get clogged with - 51% more...
    Rosellen- over a year ago
  19. link Gaitedtoo
    Constipation and very irritating cough !!!
    I have been on only a 5mg dose of Lisinipril for 2 months. The severe constipation began the week I started taking it. This has not been an issue for me prior to starting Lisinipril. I have asked my doctor on two separate occasions if Lisinipril has - 73% more...
    Gaitedtoo- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lisinopril
  20. link Ltaylor40@yahoo.com
    There are numerous b/p medications that can be substituted for lisinipril. The cough you have WILL NOT go away, until you STOP taking the lisinipril. There are numerous people that end up with allergies to meds, and they experience some of the worst - 43% more...
    Ltaylor40@yahoo.com- over a year ago
  21. link Srichardson1122
    Horrible side effects from Lisinopril
    I first posted on this site a few years ago back when there was only a few hundred posts and I can't believe that this drug still being dispensed. I had severe side effects including cough, tightness in my throat, hair loss, severe headache, fatigue, - 93% more...
    Srichardson1122- over a year ago - in Lisinopril
  22. link Srichardson1122
    Horrible side effects from Lisinopril
    I first posted on this site a few years ago back when there was only a few hundred posts and I can't believe that this drug still being dispensed. I had severe side effects including cough, tightness in my throat, hair loss, severe headache, fatigue, - 93% more...
    Srichardson1122- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lisinopril
  23. link Butt3040
    Lisinopril blood pressure medications, tongue sores, oral surgeon, beta blocker, biopsy
    Has anyone had a problem with mouth or tongue sores? My oral surgeon elimnated anything serious, but still can't for sure tell me why the left side of my tongue is sore and red. Leiton planus was mentioned, I found that on one site to be associated w - 14% more...
    Butt3040- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Lisinopril
  24. link Donnam.
    I started this medicine Lisinopril over 6 weeks ago and today my mouth was drying out quickly then my tongue swelled right up. Thank God I had antihistamine on hadn and took it immediately. I don't understand why it did not happen earlier but I calle - 36% more...
    Donnam.- over a year ago
  25. link Bow
    Lisinopril extreme sun, sun sensitivity, deep tissue, tingley, chills
    Has anyone else developed extreme sun sensitivity? I have many of the other side effects listed here, but 6 months ago my dose was increased and I became so sensitive to the sun that I can't go outside for even a minute. I get a deep tissue burning ( - 47% more...
    Bow- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lisinopril
  26. link Mensasnem
    I've been taking lisinopril every day for years and have never noticed ANY sun sensitivity -- and I typically spend many hours outside in the sun. On the other hand, I eat lots of carrots, to the point that the underlying color of my skin is quite ye - 24% more...
    Mensasnem- over a year ago
  27. link Howardbrandy23
    LISONIPRIL - GET OFF THIS DRUG NOW!!!
    I have been on lisonipril htz 10mg for about three years now and I am not sure if I will ever be the same. This drug has caused me all kinds of problems.This is just a few Depression, dizziness, body aches, anxiety, weight gain. I have always been ab - 44% more...
    Howardbrandy23- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lisinopril
  28. link Carol_in_pittsburgh
    Lisinopril and chronic cough with sinus drainage
    Can Lisinopril cause a cough that is productive with mucus draining from the sinus'? My cough started a week after starting Lisinopril. It is a cough that produces sinus drainage. I've taken medications such as Claritin and Allegra D which do not hel - 53% more...
    Carol_in_pittsburgh- over a year ago - 52 Replies - in Lisinopril
  29. link Hawaiianstyle
    Hawaiian style - aloha from hawaii! i recently started taking Lisinopril and within the the first two weeks, i developed a dry hacking cough. a few days later my nose started drainning. at first i thought i was sick so i started taking over the count - 64% more...
    Hawaiianstyle- over a year ago
  30. link Chickenlady
    cough and acid reflux
    I have been on Lisinopril for one month I never had a cough like this before after being on lisinopril for a month my doctor nows says I have acid reflux is anyone else like this.
    Chickenlady- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lisinopril
  31. link Stormiskye
    Ihave had the same thing happen. I have been off of Lisinoipril since January of this year. But, due to my taking the prescription for approx 10 months I now have scarring-lung damage and nodules in my lungs. Have had surgery for reflux and am on 2 m - 55% more...
    Stormiskye- over a year ago
  32. link Willie
    Hand, Arm and Leg Pains - Long term user of lisinopril
    I am a 49 year old male, I have one kidney smaller than the other - probably genetic - my younger brother died from renal failure following the same diagnosis, aged 40 - the blood flow to the shrunken kidney is obstructed, causing high blood pressure - 76% more...
    Willie- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lisinopril
  33. link Damgina06
    I always have tingling in my feet,legs and fingers.
    Damgina06- over a year ago
  34. link Mtm
    Lisinopril heat stroke, blood pressure, residual effect, danger, desert
    PLEASE READ MY STORY!!!....My Doc switched me from Dyazide to Lisinopril Hctz 20/12.5 in Jan'07 for my high blood pressure. The first day after I started taking the medication, my BP dropped very LOW and so did my heart rate-53. My blood pressure rea - 92% more...
    Mtm- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lisinopril
  35. link Mllivermore
    My BP was approximately 155/85. Doc put me on 20 mg lisinopril daily. First day felt very sick to my stomach, no energy and headache. Second day was worse. Headache severe and other symthoms increased. I stopped taking it on the third day and decided - 71% more...
    Mllivermore- over a year ago
  36. link Joantaylor3
    Allergic Reaction from Lisinopril caused explosive swelling in the face
    I was prescribed Lisionopril long with Toporol and Norvasc for high blood pressure and after ingesting the medications for two to three days my face was disfigured I had these huge, hanging lips and a side of my face was like the elephant man's face - 87% more...
    Joantaylor3- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lisinopril
  37. link Swedish
    Several medications can give you this type of side effect - angio edema. I live in Sweden and in a recent, Swedish medical journal there were several pages about this side effect and ACE-inhibitors. Lisinopril is part of this group of blood pressure - 75% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago