Overview
Zestril is a prescription drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat hypertension and heart failure. Zestril may be prescribed off-label to prevent migraines. Zestril is also known by its drug name, Lisinopril.

Zestril is an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. ACE inhibitors are believed to work by relaxing the blood vessels.

How do I take it?
Zestril is generally taken once daily.

Zestril comes in tablet form.

Side effects
The FDA-approved label for Zestril lists common side effects including headache, dizziness, drowsiness, depression, cough, rash, itching, nausea, upset stomach, vomiting, and diarrhea.
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Rare but serious side effects listed for Zestril include angioedema, liver failure, kidney damage, anaphylaxis, and fetal toxicity.

For more details about this treatment, visit:
Zestril – RxList
http://www.rxlist.com/zestril-drug.htm

Zestril (Lisinopril) Questions

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