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Quinapril Hydrochloride - Valsartan Overdose

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  • Quinapril Hydrochloride
    People take quinapril hydrochloride to treat high blood pressure and symptoms of congestive heart failure. This eMedTV selection talks about this prescription medication in more detail, including dosing guidelines and possible side effects.
  • Quinapril Uses
    As this eMedTV page explains, quinapril is used to treat high blood pressure and symptoms of congestive heart failure, among other conditions. This page also discusses off-label quinapril uses like treating kidney problems in people with scleroderma.
  • Quinipril
    This eMedTV resource examines quinapril, a drug that treats conditions (such as high blood pressure) that are related to the heart and blood vessels. This page covers quinapril dosing and strengths. Quinipril is a common misspelling of quinapril.
  • Refractory Congestive Heart Failure
    This eMedTV page explains how, without a mechanical heart pump or a heart transplant, refractory congestive heart failure usually gets worse and eventually leads to death. Other ways to manage the condition are also described.
  • Safety of Taurine
    Because not everyone should take taurine, safety precautions are provided in this eMedTV Web article. This page describes who may not be able to use taurine safely and discusses tips on finding a reputable manufacturer for your taurine supplements.
  • Side Effects of Amiloride
    Dizziness, nausea, and headache are some of the common side effects of amiloride. This eMedTV article provides a detailed list of side effects that can occur while taking the drug, including the side effects that may require prompt medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Amiloride-HCTZ
    Headache, dizziness, and rash are a few of the common side effects of amiloride-HCTZ. This eMedTV page provides an in-depth list of common and rare side effects that can occur while taking this drug, with statistics on how frequently they occur.
  • Side Effects of Bumetanide
    This portion of the eMedTV archives takes a look at some of the potential side effects of bumetanide, such as changes in body chemistry, nausea, and dizziness. This page also describes which side effects you should immediately report to your doctor.
  • Side Effects of Candesartan
    Dizziness and back pain are a few common candesartan side effects. This eMedTV resource describes other types of side effects with candesartan, including some minor, severe, and rare symptoms.
  • Side Effects of Captopril
    This eMedTV Web page contains a list of common side effects of captopril, such as unexplained rash, cough, and decrease or loss of taste. Problems that require medical attention, as well as less common captopril side effects are also listed on this page.
  • Side Effects of Chlorothiazide
    Anemia, headaches, and restlessness are potential side effects of chlorothiazide. This page on the eMedTV site describes other possible chlorothiazide side effects that may occur, including potentially serious ones that require medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Metolazone
    Commonly reported side effects of metolazone include nausea, headaches, and diarrhea. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at additional side effects of the drug and describes which ones may need immediate medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Metoprolol Succinate
    This eMedTV page discusses possible side effects of metoprolol succinate, including common side effects like diarrhea and dizziness, rare side effects such as arthritis and hepatitis, and serious side effects (which can include itching or wheezing).
  • Side Effects of Quinapril
    Headache, dizziness, and cough are some common side effects of quinapril. This eMedTV page lists rare quinapril side effects like anemia and gas, as well as side effects that you should report to your doctor right away, such as wheezing.
  • Side Effects of Valsartan
    Among the side effects of valsartan listed on this eMedTV page are common side effects like dizziness and back pain, rare side effects like insomnia and impotence, and side effects to report to your doctor right away, such as unexplained skin rash.
  • Signs of Digoxin Toxicity
    If you are taking digoxin, watch for signs of toxicity, such as confusion, vomiting, and dizziness. This eMedTV Web segment describes other possible symptoms of this potentially dangerous problem. A link to more information is also included.
  • Symptoms of Congestive Heart Failure
    This eMedTV Web page describes in detail some of the most common signs and symptoms of congestive heart failure, such as shortness of breath, cough, fatigue, and limitations on physical activity. The classes of symptoms are also described.
  • Symptoms of Digoxin Toxicity
    Vomiting, dizziness, and vision changes are some of the possible symptoms of digoxin toxicity. This eMedTV page lists other signs that may indicate a person has toxic levels of this drug in their body. This page also includes a link to more details.
  • Taurina
    Taurine is an amino acid that serves as a building block for making proteins. This eMedTV resource describes other effects of taurine and explains what to be aware of before taking taurine supplementation. Taurina is a common misspelling of taurine.
  • Taurine
    As a conditionally essential amino acid, taurine is necessary for the human body to function properly. This eMedTV page describes taurine in more detail, explaining the conditions it may help treat, dosing information, possible side effects, and more.
  • Taurine and Breastfeeding
    This eMedTV page takes a look at the issues surrounding taurine and breastfeeding. It provides a number of things to consider before trying these supplements while breastfeeding, and explains why it might be best to wait until after a child is weaned.
  • Taurine and Pregnancy
    This article on the eMedTV site provides a discussion on taurine and pregnancy. This page explains that while a normal dietary intake is safe for most pregnant women, taurine supplements should probably be avoided during pregnancy due to unknown risks.
  • Taurine Dosage
    This eMedTV segment explains that while there is not an established, recommended taurine dosage, some studies have been done using this amino acid in varying amounts. This page discusses these doses and offers tips on taking this supplement.
  • Taurine Drug Interactions
    There are currently no known taurine drug interactions. This selection from the eMedTV Web library explains that although no interactions have been reported with taurine, there may be some interactions that have just not been discovered at this time.
  • Taurine Overdose
    It is not known if it is even possible to overdose on taurine. This eMedTV page covers the possible effects of a taurine overdose and explains why it may be difficult to overdose on this amino acid. Treatment options for an overdose are also described.
  • Taurine Side Effects
    Taurine supplements have not been shown to cause significant side effects. However, as this eMedTV page explains, taurine may cause side effects that have not been found through research. This page offers an overview of taurine side effects.
  • Taurine Supplements
    This eMedTV Web presentation discusses the supplement taurine. Information provided in this article includes why some people take it and why you may want to consult your healthcare provider first. There is also a link to more information.
  • Torine
    Taurine is an amino acid commonly used in dietary supplements and energy drinks. This eMedTV Web page explains what taurine supplementation is used for and offers general warnings for these products. Torine is a common misspelling of taurine.
  • Torrine
    Taurine supplements are claimed to be useful for treating congestive heart failure and hepatitis. This eMedTV article explores the effects of taurine and explains how else you can obtain this amino acid. Torrine is a common misspelling of taurine.
  • Triamterene
    Triamterene is a prescription drug that is licensed to treat fluid retention. This page from the eMedTV archives offers more information on how triamterene works and describes the effects and possible side effects of the drug.
  • Triamterene Dosing
    The recommended triamterene dose for treating water retention is 100 mg twice a day after meals. This eMedTV Web page provides other triamterene dosing information, including tips and precautions for those taking the medication.
  • Triamterene Drug Information
    Triamterene is a medication that is used to treat water retention (edema). This eMedTV resource gives some dosing information for triamterene and lists some of the side effects that may occur during treatment with the drug.
  • Triamterene Side Effects
    Headache, vomiting, and dizziness are possible side effects of triamterene. This section of the eMedTV library lists other potential complications that have been seen with the drug, including serious ones that may require immediate medical attention.
  • Triamterine
    Triamterene is a prescription medication that is used for treating water retention. This eMedTV article offers general dosing information for triamterene and briefly explains how the drug works. Triamterine is a common misspelling of triamterene.
  • Tuarine
    Taurine is an amino acid found in many dietary supplements and high-protein foods. This eMedTV segment explores the benefits of taurine and explains what side effects (if any) may occur with the product. Tuarine is a common misspelling of taurine.
  • Valsartan
    Valsartan is a prescription drug commonly used to treat conditions related to the cardiovascular system. This eMedTV segment discusses the drug in detail, including side effects, conditions it can treat, how it works, and general dosing guidelines.
  • Valsartan Dosing
    The starting valsartan dose following a heart attack is 20 mg twice daily. This eMedTV page also lists dosages for high blood pressure and congestive heart failure -- and factors that can affect valsartan dosing, such as how you respond to valsartan.
  • Valsartan Medicine
    A prescription medicine, valsartan is often used for the treatment of high blood pressure. This eMedTV page gives an overview of this medication, with information on possible side effects, other approved uses, and more.
  • Valsartan Overdose
    Dizziness and kidney failure are among the possible symptoms of a valsartan overdose. This eMedTV page advises seeking immediate medical attention if you overdose on valsartan, and also lists overdose treatment options (such as pumping the stomach).
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