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Lisinopril causing diarrhea, headache and high blood pressure. Alternate medication

Since January, I went off Lisinipril due to diarrhea daily. Over the next two months, they tried me on 7 different blood pressure meds. By the 7th day, without warning on each of these new meds, I would get red hot cheeks and then the headache and the blood pressure was going from 114 - 159. I have had a full kidney workup as of last week and everything is fine. They want me to see a dermatologist and I don't get why - as Rosea skin does not include these kind of headaches. I have been to the emergency twice now due to high blood pressure. Any ideas on what Dr I might go to next.
Asked On : Tue, 2 Apr 2013
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can u answer me what were these different medicines. however have u taken full lifestyle change i.e. low salt diet, daily morning exercise, low fat diet, adequate rest. drugs which are trid are
ARB's, diuretics, beta blockers, alfa blockers, calcium channel blockers, ACE inhibitors, centrally acting drugs etc. so please tell what r those medicines then i can help u sure thanks.
Answered: Sat, 29 Jun 2013
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