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Prescribed DoCresar for BP. Have giddiness. Side effects?

my age is 59yrs.My BP , two months was 95/190 .Then DoCresar or S-numlo . torprscibeb me CTD 12.5 mg( ( Chlorthalidone ),Cresar 40 mg (Telmisartan0 , s-Numlo 9amlopidine ) after breakfast , Lunch and dinner respectivly.I am taking these three medicines for last three months .My BP is 88 / 148 for last 8 days.Today I sffered from Giddiness in the early morning while getting up from bed and I could get up for next three hours. Is it due to side effects of any of these medicines ? what shall be my precription now? can I stop taking ether CRESAR OR S-nUMLO. Pl advise. Thanking you.RREKHA.
Asked On : Wed, 16 Jan 2013
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Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

It is very likely from the medicines.
Postural hypotension is most likely – check the BP lying and standing...
Need to check electrolytes – especially potassium.

Do not stop a medicine by yourself.
You may need a different medicine or reduction of the dose.
See your doctor.

If there are no pointers, you should see Ear Nose Throat (ENT) doctor.
The balancing mechanism is in the ear...

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Thu, 17 Jan 2013
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