When Is The Best Time To Take Blood Pressure Medicines


• Your doctor will help you decide.

What other medicines interact with hydrochlorothiazide?

This list is not complete and many more drugs can interact with hydrochlorothiazide. Consult the drug’s package insert or a health care professional for additional information about how your prescription medication may interact with your food, alcohol or tobacco products; over-the-counter products such as vitamins, minerals and herbal supplements; or other medications you are taking. Do not start, stop or change the dosage of any medicine without consulting your doctor or pharmacist first. You may also need to consult a health care provider about interactions if you have asthma, glaucoma, liver disease, diabetic kidney disease. If this occurs contact your physician immediately so that he/she can determine what measures to take in order to prevent possible complications from these interactions: • Don’t drink grapefruit juice while on diuretics (water pills) because it increases blood glucose levels which then lower potassium levels needed by diuretics causing increased urination and increased blood pressure—use lemon water instead • Don’t use caffeine while being treated with loop diuretics (Lasix)—use decaffeinated coffee (black coffee)instead • Alcohol interferes with some antihypertensive agents like hydralazine and spironolactone but has no effect on others like ACE inhibitors – do not drink alcoholic beverages when using these drugs unless prescribed by your physician • Some herbs such as black