High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

Also indexed as:Blood Pressure (High), Elevated Blood Pressure, High Blood Pressure, Nightime Hypertension
Beat hypertension—Lower your blood pressure with simple lifestyle changes to protect yourself from this hidden health problem. According to research or other evidence, the following self-care steps may be helpful.

Prescription Medicines

Drug Common brands
Metoprolol Toprol XL

Amlodipine Norvasc

Lisinopril Prinivil

Zestril

Furosemide Lasix

Atenolol Tenormin

Valsartan Diovan

Hydrochlorothiazide Esidrix

HydroDiuril

Carvedilol Coreg

Coreg CR

Losartan Cozaar

Irbesartan Avapro

Verapamil Calan

Isoptin SR

Veralan

Diltiazem Cardizem CD

DilacorXR

Tiazac

Quinapril Accupril

Amiloride Midamor

Benazepril Lotensin

Bisoprolol Zebeta

Bumetanide Bumex

Candesartan Atacand

Captopril Capoten

Doxazosin Cardura

Cardura XL

Enalapril Vasotec

Indapamide Lozol

Methyldopa Aldomet

Metolazone Zaroxolyn

Prazosin Minipress

Propranolol Inderal

Inderal LA

Spironolactone Aldactone

Telmisartan Micardis

Terazosin Hytrin

Torsemide Demadex

Triamterene Dyrenium

Copyright © 2014 Aisle7. All rights reserved. Aisle7.com

Learn more about Aisle7, the company.

Learn more about the authors of Aisle7 products.

The information presented in Aisle7 is for informational purposes only. It is based on scientific studies (human, animal, or in vitro), clinical experience, or traditional usage as cited in each article. The results reported may not necessarily occur in all individuals. Self-treatment is not recommended for life-threatening conditions that require medical treatment under a doctor's care. For many of the conditions discussed, treatment with prescription or over the counter medication is also available. Consult your doctor, practitioner, and/or pharmacist for any health problem and before using any supplements or before making any changes in prescribed medications. Information expires June 2015.