Lowers blood pressure and controls heart rate. Bystolic (Nebivolol) is a good blood pressure-lowering medicine for people with heart conditions, and has fewer side effects than other beta blockers, but it's expensive. You can't miss doses. Lowers blood pressure. Zestril (Lisinopril) is a good blood pressure-lowering medicine that protects kidney function. Find lowest prices Save on your next prescription. Be sure you’re getting the lowest price for your medication, even if you have insurance. Reviews & ratings Everyone Men Women Filter group. All currently selected Everyone Men Women All ages 18-34 35-54 55+ Filter group. All currently selected All ages 18-34 35-54 55+ 4.76056338028169 Bystolic
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Side effects Bystolic Lisinopril
More Bystolic side effects » More Lisinopril side effects » How it works Bystolic Lisinopril Bystolic (Nebivolol) is a selective beta blocker that works specifically on the heart. It lowers blood pressure by slowing down the heart and making it work less to pump. Zestril (Lisinopril) is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It blocks a chemical that tightens blood vessels. This makes blood vessels relax, which lowers blood pressure and allows more blood and oxygen to get to your heart and other organs. Type of medication Bystolic Lisinopril Antihypertensive
› Beta blocker
Prescription only Antihypertensive
› ACE inhibitor
Prescription only Available as Bystolic Lisinopril Used for (click to learn more) Bystolic Lisinopril Risk factors for serious side effects Bystolic Lisinopril › Sudden discontinuation of medicine › Age 65 years or older › Using other medicine(s) that slows the heart Detailed Bystolic (Nebivolol) risks & warnings » › Women of childbearing age › Current kidney problems › Medicine that increase potassium › Use of salt substitute Detailed Zestril (Lisinopril) risks & warnings » Pregnancy category Bystolic Lisinopril C FDA pregnancy category (Weigh risks vs. benefits)
Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.
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Research studies with real people found harmful effects on unborn babies, but the benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.
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Kidneys and liver › Protects kidney function, which is especially useful for people with diabetes or mild-to-moderate kidney disease. › Requires routine blood tests to check kidney function.
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Weight No specific weight related info. Upsides and benefits Bystolic Lisinopril › Controls your heart rate to reduce work for your heart. › A first-line treatment for heart failure and heart attack. › Helps to lower blood pressure if you can't use first-choice treatments or need additional blood pressure control. › Many beta blockers can worsen asthma or cause headaches, but Bystolic usually doesn't because it targets the heart more specifically and causes fewer side effects. › A first-choice blood pressure treatment for many people. › Lowers the risk of heart attack and stroke. › Protects kidney function, which is especially useful for people with diabetes or mild-to-moderate kidney disease. › Recommended for anyone with heart failure since it lowers the risk of death and further damage to your heart. Downsides and risks Bystolic Lisinopril › Not available in less expensive generic form. › Taking a beta blocker might make you feel more tired or out of breath during exercise or normal daily routines. This gets better for most people, but for some might not go away. › Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar if you're diabetic. › You can't miss doses. Stopping Bystolic suddenly can cause your blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke. › Up to 1 in 10 people can get a dry cough with this medicine. It ranges from a mild tickle in the throat to a persistent hacking cough. › Requires a yearly blood test to see how the medicine is affecting your body. › Not safe to use if you're pregnant. Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication Bystolic Lisinopril › Can cause headache, dizziness, or feeling short of breath in the first few days. › If side effects don't go away, talk to your doctor about alternatives. › Don't stop taking this medicine suddenly. › Check your blood pressure 1 week after starting this medicine, and tell your doctor if it hasn't improved. › Can cause dizziness in the first few days. › Tell your doctor about any dizziness, fatigue, cough, or throat irritation that doesn't go away. › Requires routine blood tests to check kidney function. › Don't take it if you're pregnant. › Check your blood pressure 1 week after starting this medicine, and tell your doctor if it hasn't improved. Learn more More about Bystolic Side effects Reviews & ratings Alternatives FDA package insert More about Lisinopril Side effects Reviews & ratings Alternatives FDA package insert