The People's Perspective on Medicine
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abdominal obstruction

Abdominal Obstruction Due To Lisinopril Is Life Threatening

Have you ever had a really bad bellyache? Such attacks can be hard to diagnose. If the BP drug lisinopril causes abdominal obstruction it can be deadly!

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Angioedema

Delayed Cough with Lisinopril Can Lead to Misdiagnosis

Most people are alert to drug side effects that arise after a few days or weeks. But what about a delayed cough with lisinopril that takes years to show up?

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Angioedema

Could an Unexpected Reaction to a Blood Pressure Pill Be Deadly?

Even after years of taking an ARB or an ACEi blood pressure medicine, an unexpected reaction called angioedema can be serious or deadly.

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Angioedema

EpiPen Reversed a Life-Threatening Reaction to Blood Pressure Medicine

Angioedema, life-threatening swelling of the mouth, tongue and throat in reaction to an ACE inhibitor blood pressure pill, is reversible with EpiPen.

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Angioedema

Lisinopril & Other Pril Pill Side Effects Stimulate Heated Debate

ACE inhibitor blood pressure "pril" pills like lisinopril or ramipril can cause life-threatening swelling in the mouth, throat or abdomen.

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Anaphylaxis

Lisinopril Side Effects Can Be Life Threatening: Beware Angioedema and ACE Inhibitors!

Lisinopril and other ACE inhibitors can cause a serious complication: angioedema. The face and neck swelling of angioedema could result in death.

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Angioedema

Lisinopril Side Effects Can Be Lethal

Blood pressure pills like Lisinopril are perceived as generally safe medications, but mysterious lisinopril side effects called angioedema can be life threatening.

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Angioedema

Blood Pressure Pill Proved Deadly

The blood pressure pill lisinopril and other ACE inhibitors can cause life-threatening swelling of the mouth and throat called angioedema.

Angioedema

Blood Pressure Pill May Trigger Deadly Side Effect

Dangerous lisinopril side effect may not show up for years.