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Got high blood pressure 170/120 after changing the medication

Three months ago I was taking clonodine for high blood pressure it had been 180/120 before taking it and after it was closer to normal. I was taking 2 doses of .1 milligrams a day for 3 months. Then my doctor gradually took me off of it and put me on Lisinpril. I have been taking that medication for 1 week and have been monitoring my BP and it has been 170/120 or in that general area for the whole week. Do I need to geve this medication more time to work or do I need to call my doctor right away?
Asked On : Wed, 6 Jul 2011
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  User's Response
welcome to healthcare magic
ur blood pressure is abnormal after taking medicine.
u need some alteration in dosage or change of medicine.
consult ur doctor for it.
Answered: Wed, 6 Jul 2011
  User's Response
Welcome to HealthcareMagic.
It looks like you need a higher dosage of new pill .You can approach your doctor right away and request for change of drug or dosage.
Hope I answered your question.If you need more information feel free to mail me.
Take care
Answered: Wed, 6 Jul 2011
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