Do high blood pressure pills cause weight gain?

Answer If you have to switch from a diuretic-type blood pressure pill -- which is also known as a water pill -- to a beta-blocker, you may experience a slight weight gain of up to 4 lbs.References:MayoCli... Read More »

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Are weight loss pills okay to take with blood pressure meds?

Increased blood pressure is a major side effect of many weight loss pills (both over the counter and prescription), according to If you take medication for high blood pressure, it is n... Read More »

Can blood pressure medications cause weight gain?

On One Hand: Blood Pressure Medication Can Cause Weight GainAccording to the Mayo Clinic, beta blockers, a type of blood pressure medication, can cause weight gain. Doctors are not exactly sure why... Read More »

Can high blood pressure pills cause hair loss?

On One Hand: Blood pressure medications may cause hair thinningBeta Blockers, one of the four most commonly prescribed blood pressure medicines, can cause a small amount of hair loss and hair thinn... Read More »

Can you drink alcohol while taking high blood pressure pills?

On One Hand: Moderation is KeyExcessive alcohol consumption raises blood pressure significantly. The American Heart Association recommends that people taking medication for high blood pressure or h... Read More »