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Does accidentally taking an overdose of BP medicines in a 12 hour span cause complications ?

Hi, I normally take 1 each of: MYLAN-NIFEDIPINE ER 30mg and TEVA-HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE 25mg every morning around 730am - 8am for my blood pressure . Today, I did that, and then accidentally took them again at 8pm - twelve hours later. I m worried - should I be?
Asked On : Wed, 11 May 2011
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both r use for high blood pressure.
they lower pressure.
if it taken in double dose ,u need not to worry.
but be alert as chance of low BP is there.
drink more water and take rest.
cHeck ur BP,if u feel giddiness or discomfort.
i dont think u need to consult doctor right now
Answered: Thu, 12 May 2011
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