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How long for methyldopa to take effect

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Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

to Dr Sharka, cardiologist...........hello sir, 6 days ago I started taking your recommendation methyldopa along with my other medications, 0.3 clonidine , 2.5 minoxidil , 160/12.5 valsartan , 250 mg ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr.  Deepti Verma MD

to have so much of medi for bp. and doesnt have any long term complications on my wife... ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepti Verma ( OBGYN)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

Is Aldomet or Methyldopa ever prescribed for men? my 70 year old husband has just had this added ... to give it the first 30-day prescription but now doesn't want to take it another day. Any advice? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

question about methyldopa , I am on 250 mg, 2 times per day,4 mg doxazosine at night and 2,5 minoxidil ,and 160/12.5 mg valsartan morning and night. since taking the new meds my energy level has crashed,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Salah Saad Shoman MD

I have been taking losartan for about a month as well as methyldopa . I have nausea , stupor and shaking. Is that typical of these drugs and what else might be more effective. Thanks so much. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Salah Saad Shoman ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr. Wasim Murtaza MD

My husband is taking Methyldopa 500mg bid it was just increased from 250mg bid. He is now having ... will the side effect go away? It is controlling his BP. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Wasim Murtaza ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

worse. one of the side effects of the methodopia they gave me is that it makes depression worse. I have ... not taking it because of the depression and i woke up this morning with my fingers, hands and lower... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

I was taking Methyldopa and had no issues with that drug. Once my doctor took me off that and put ... Affrin which raises BP. Nose runs, then stuffs up, sinus pain and dry cough. I take 10mg two times... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

, Depakote, methyldopa, buspirone, vit c, ferrous sulfate,& antibiotic-clindamiacin.& and doxyclicline ... has been in a psychotic state unable to stabilize. (methyldopa is genetic specific drug to address ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

Hello, My husband has been taking Methyldopa 250 mg for 5yrs now. He recently had a heart attack ... before and getting hive so his then Dr. put in on Methyldopa and he quit getting the hives. Our... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr.  Richa Agarwal MD

Hi, Thanks for writing to us. Yes! you can go and take lisinopril as before. lisinopril is not safe during pregnancy. Good luck. Regards Dr. Richa

Dr. Nauman Wazir MD

Methyldopa is widely given for pregnancy induced hypertension. Nifidipene can also be given. ACE inhibitors are contraindicated in pregnancy.