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Alternatives to Lisinopril? The cough & headaches are driving me insane!
7 Jun 2011
Cough is a common side effect of this medication and this side effect would manifest itself at the beginning of your treatment, not 3 years later, this is my personal opinion.
Potential side effects list for future reference:
I suggest you contact your Dr. and inform him or her regarding this situation.-
All the best,
7 Jun 2011
I think I would contact my doctor and discuss this with him, I was on this for a short time one of the first thing my physician told me was if I developed a cough to contact her and she would change the medication and the symptoms should leave, I have not heard of this much time transpiring but just to be sure I would discuss this with the prescribing doctor Take good care,
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