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Qbrelis (Lisinopril Tablets) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - August 14, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Zestoretic (Lisinopril and Hydrochlorothiazide) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - August 3, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

lisinopril (Zestril, Prinivil, Qbrelis) ACE Inhibitor
Title: lisinopril (Zestril, Prinivil, Qbrelis) ACE InhibitorCategory: MedicationsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/22/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - May 22, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Prinivil (Lisinopril Tablets for Oral Administration) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - November 9, 2016 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

PPMD Awards $200,000 Grant to Joshua Selsby, PhD of Iowa State University
Dr. Selsby is exploring the potential benefit of combining lisinopril with quercetin to see if the two compounds in combination would be more effective than either alone. (Source: Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy)
Source: Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy - September 9, 2016 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Prinivil (Lisinopril) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - September 6, 2016 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: Puzzling Palpitations
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 44-year-old male presents with palpitations of 3 months'duration. At first they were occasional and occurred about twice a week. However, they have increased over time with frequency up almost hourly. He has noticed a recent 10-pound weight gain, increased lower extremity swelling, and inability to lie flat. He denies any fevers or chills. His last exercise stress test 5 months ago was normal. His current medications include metoprolol 12.5 mg twice daily, lisinopril 10 mg daily, aspirin 81 mg daily, furosemide 40 mg daily. There have been no recent readjustments in his medical regimen. ...
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - August 30, 2016 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Qbrelis (lisinopril) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - August 11, 2016 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: Dizziness Dilemma
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 42-year-old African American male presents with a report of dizziness and lightheadedness 3 days ago when he was standing up to go to the rest room. He denies any syncopal episodes. He has medically managed hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, and cardiomyopathy, and a last ejection fraction of 35% with defibrillator placement 4 months ago. His AICD did not fire during the dizziness episode. His last cardiac catheterization prior to AICD implantation revealed normal coronaries. The patient has been compliant with metoprolol 25 mg twice daily, lisinopril 10 mg daily, atorvastatin 40 mg dai...
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - August 10, 2016 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

FDA Approves Qbrelis (lisinopril) Oral Solution for Pediatric Patients 6 Years of Age and Older
Denver, July 29, 2016 — Silvergate Pharmaceuticals, Inc., leader in the development and commercialization of innovative and safe medicines for children, today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Qbrelis... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - July 29, 2016 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

ALLHAT: Lisinopril May Cut Risk of Conduction-System DiseaseALLHAT: Lisinopril May Cut Risk of Conduction-System Disease
The analysis showed a 19% reduction with the antihypertensive. "To our knowledge, this is the first report that incident conduction-system disease may be prevented by drug therapy," say experts. Heartwire from Medscape (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - June 30, 2016 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Pharmacotherapy reduces conduction system disease risk
Lisinopril therapy significantly reduces incident conduction system disease, indicates a post-hoc analysis of ALLHAT data. (Source: MedWire News)
Source: MedWire News - June 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Arrhythmia Source Type: news

Make the Diagnosis: Dizziness Dilemma
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: The patient is a 42-year-old African American man who presents with a complaint of dizziness lightheadedness which occurred when he was standing up to go to the rest room 3 days ago. He denies any previous syncopal episodes. He has medically managed hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, cardiomyopathy with last ejection fraction of 35% with defibrillator placement 4 months previous. His ICD did not fire during the episode. His last cardiac catheterization prior to ICD implantation revealed normal coronaries. Patient has been compliant with metoprolol 25 mg twice daily, lisinopril 10 mg daily...
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - April 26, 2016 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Strategies for the Prehospital Treatment of Stable Ventricular Tachycardia
Patients with stable v tach may experience a constellation of symptoms but generally don’t require cardioversion unless instability develops. Photo Matthew Strauss   You’re dispatched for an “ill” 55-yearold male. Upon arrival you find him sitting on the sofa in no apparent distress. He states he’s been feeling ill for the past three days. He’s otherwise asymptomatic. Initial assessment reveals an intact airway, normal breathing and clear lungs, no neurologic deficits, and no gross abnormalities on exposure. During the circulation exam, you note a regular rhythm with a fast hea...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - March 1, 2016 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Eric Cortez, MD Tags: Cardiac & Resuscitation Patient Care Source Type: news

Studying for USMLE Step 2? Master this most missed question
Studying for the United States Medical Licensing Examination® (USMLE®) Step 2 may seem daunting, but not to fear. Starting this month, we’re giving you an exclusive scoop on the most missed USMLE Step 2 test prep questions and expert strategies to help you beat them. Check out this month’s most challenging question, and view an expert video explanation of the answer from Kaplan Medical. Welcome to the first Step 2 post in AMA Wire’s® series, “Tutor talk: Tips from Kaplan Medical on the most missed USMLE test prep questions from Kaplan’s Qbank.” Each month, we’re ...
Source: AMA Wire - February 24, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Authors: Amy Farouk Source Type: news

Identifying Acute STEMI in the Presence of Paced Rhythm
EMS responds to a local coffee shop for a 77-year-old male who has reportedly fainted. While en route the call is upgraded to an unconscious patient and an engine company is dispatched for backup. On arrival the patient is conscious but lethargic. He appears acutely ill. The skin is pale and diaphoretic. His past medical history includes hypertension, dyslipidemia, myocardial infarction, a coronary artery bypass graft and heart failure. His current medications are aspirin, metoprolol, atorvastatin, lisinopril and furosemide. Upon further questioning he admits to chest discomfort. His OPQRST assessment is as follows: ≫ On...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - January 18, 2016 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Tom Bouthillet, NREMT-P Tags: Case of the Month Special Topics Cardiac & Resuscitation Patient Care Source Type: news

Identifying Acute STEMI in the Presence of Paced Rhythm
EMS responds to a local coffee shop for a 77-year-old male who has reportedly fainted. While en route the call is upgraded to an unconscious patient and an engine company is dispatched for backup. On arrival the patient is conscious but lethargic. He appears acutely ill. The skin is pale and diaphoretic. His past medical history includes hypertension, dyslipidemia, myocardial infarction, a coronary artery bypass graft and heart failure. His current medications are aspirin, metoprolol, atorvastatin, lisinopril and furosemide. Upon further questioning he admits to chest discomfort. His OPQRST assessment is as follows: ≫ On...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - January 18, 2016 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Tom Bouthillet, NREMT-P Tags: Case of the Month Special Topics Cardiac & Resuscitation Patient Care Source Type: news

lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide, Zestoretic, Prinzide
Title: lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide, Zestoretic, PrinzideCategory: MedicationsCreated: 7/23/1998 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/14/2016 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet High Blood Pressure General)
Source: MedicineNet High Blood Pressure General - January 14, 2016 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

5 Ways To Stop A Nagging Cough
SPECIAL FROM Holiday shopping. Holiday parties. Airplanes. It seems like wherever you go this time of year, you’re bound to find someone coughing on you. Ick. Next thing you know, you’re coughing, too. How to stop your nagging cough? We asked the experts. “Coughing is one of the most common reasons people visit their health care provider,” says Rachel Taliercio, D.O, a pulmonologist with the Respiratory Institute at the Cleveland Clinic. And there are a variety of diseases that cause people to cough. How you treat that cough depends on what’s causing it in the first place. That said, there ar...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - December 24, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Celebratory Excess Drinking Causes Atrial Arrhythmias
It's New Year's Eve and the ball is about to drop. You and your partner respond to a party that's been going for several hours to care for a person who's dizzy. Making your way through the streamers and horns, you're ushered to a back bedroom where you're introduced to Uncle Bill. Uncle Bill is 52 years old and lying on the bed. He looks up at you and says, "Something's not right, boys." You reach to feel his pulse and ask what he means by his statement. You note the smell of alcohol on his breath as he tells you the evening was going great until he suddenly felt faint and his heart began to race. He sat down and...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - December 22, 2015 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Dennis Edgerly, EMT-P Tags: Cardiac & Resuscitation Toxicology Columns Source Type: news

Sun Pharma, Wockhardt recall drugs from US market
Sun Pharma initiated voluntary recall of Bupropion Hydrochloride Extended-¬release Tablets USP (SR), while Wockhardt started recalling its Lisinopril Tablets USP. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - August 30, 2015 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

400-Pound Patient Impales Himself Twice Falling on Magazine Rack
Engine 1, an ALS engine company staffed with one paramedic and two EMTs, is dispatched to assist police with a welfare check. On arrival, the crew finds a small, one-story house with the doors locked. After knocking on the door, a male voice is heard yelling for help. The door is immediately forced open and the crew finds a conscious obese male, lying supine on the floor, impaled by two wooden dowels of a magazine rack. The dowels are penetrating the posterior right buttock and continue through to his lower abdomen and pelvis. The officer radios dispatch and requests Truck 1 and Rescue 1 be dispatched emergent to the scene...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - July 14, 2015 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Matthew Kunkle, EMT PM, CCP Tags: Case of the Month Patient Assessment Special Patients Trauma Special Challenges Bleeding Patient Care Burns & Soft Tissue Trauma Special Topics Source Type: news

400-Pound Patient Impales Himself Twice Falling on Magazine Rack
Engine 1, an ALS engine company staffed with one paramedic and two EMTs, is dispatched to assist police with a welfare check. On arrival, the crew finds a small, one-story house with the doors locked. After knocking on the door, a male voice is heard yelling for help. The door is immediately forced open and the crew finds a conscious obese male, lying supine on the floor, impaled by two wooden dowels of a magazine rack. The dowels are penetrating the posterior right buttock and continue through to his lower abdomen and pelvis. The officer radios dispatch and requests Truck 1 and Rescue 1 be dispatched emergent to the scene...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - July 14, 2015 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Matthew Kunkle, EMT PM, CCP Tags: Case of the Month Patient Assessment Special Patients Trauma Special Challenges Bleeding Patient Care Burns & Soft Tissue Trauma Special Topics Source Type: news

Top 10 Most Prescribed Generic Drugs through SeptemberTop 10 Most Prescribed Generic Drugs through September
The pain medication hydrocodone/acetaminophen was the most prescribed generic drug for the 12 months ending September 30, 2014, followed by the blood pressure drug lisinopril, according to a new report. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 7, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Do two dissimilar cases represent a case series?
2 out of 5 stars High-dose Insulin and Intravenous Lipid Emulsion Therapy for Cardiogenic Shock Induced by Intentional Calcium-Channel Blocker and Beta-Blocker Overdose: A Case Series. Doepker B et al. J Emerg Med 2014 Apr;46:486-490.   Abstract The problems with this confused and confusing paper start with the title, which suggests that it will describe a series patients who presented with overdose of a calcium-channel blocker (CCB) and beta-blocker (BB), who were treated with high-dose insulin (HDI) and intravenous lipid emulsion (ILE). Well, this may be a case series, but the series includes only 2 patien...
Source: The Poison Review - April 3, 2014 Category: Toxicology Authors: Leon Tags: Medical beta blocker overdose calcium channel blocker overdose high-dose insulin intralipid intravenous fat emulsion Source Type: news

lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide, Zestoretic, Prinzide
Title: lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide, Zestoretic, PrinzideCategory: MedicationsCreated: 7/23/1998 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/31/2014 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet High Blood Pressure General)
Source: MedicineNet High Blood Pressure General - January 31, 2014 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide, Zestoretic, Prinzide
Title: lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide, Zestoretic, PrinzideCategory: MedicationsCreated: 7/23/1998 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/31/2014 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Medications General)
Source: MedicineNet Medications General - January 31, 2014 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Kidney Cancer Patients on ASI Antihypertensives Live LongerKidney Cancer Patients on ASI Antihypertensives Live Longer
Kidney cancer patients who were taking captopril, lisinopril, losartan, and similar drugs for hypertension lived significantly longer than those who were not. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 29, 2014 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Blood Pressure Drugs and Fatigue; polyDNA Recommends Gene-Eden-VIR to...
A study published on August 29, 2013 in the medical journal Toxicology International found that Lisinopril (Prinivil) has many side effects (1). polyDNA reviews the literature and recommends...(PRWeb January 21, 2014)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/01/prweb11503718.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 21, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Atenolol Beats Lisinopril for HTN in Dialysis (CME/CE)
ATLANTA (MedPage Today) -- For dialysis patients with hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy, atenolol may provide better blood pressure control than lisinopril, with fewer cardiovascular risks, researchers reported here. (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - November 11, 2013 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

A 13-year review of lisinopril ingestions in children less than 6 years of age - Lewis JC, Alsop JA.
Background. Lisinopril is an angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor used for treatment of hypertension, congestive heart failure, and acute myocardial infarction. Reports of clinical experience with pediatric ingestions are minimal. Method. A 13-year retr... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - August 31, 2013 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Lisinopril Coupons Help Make Hypertension Easier to Manage
AffordRx.com now offering a Lisinopril discount card.(PRWeb July 31, 2013)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/7/prweb10978407.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - July 31, 2013 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Digoxin toxicity: check the magnesium level!
3 out of 5 stars Digoxin Toxicity with Normal Digoxin and Serum Potassium Levels: Beware of Magnesium, the Hidden Malefactor. Rao MPR et al. J Emerg Med 2013 May 16 [Epub ahead of print] Abstract This case report from Oman describes at 66-year-old woman (inexplicably described as “elderly”) who presented to hospital with one day of nausea, vomiting, abdominal distress, and palpitations. Her medications included furosemide, spironolactone, digoxin, carvedilol, lisinopril, metformin, and calcium. Initial EKGs showed evidence of junctional tachycardia and digoxin effect. The treating physicians initially cons...
Source: The Poison Review - May 23, 2013 Category: Toxicology Authors: Leon Tags: Medical digitalis digoxin toxicity hypomagnesemia magnesium potassium Source Type: news