I lost about 10 # over 3 months after starting Lisinopril. does this taper off after being on the medication for a longer period of time? probabaly doesn't help that I also started an exercise program about the same time. only weighed 135 to begin with. too skinny now, going to have to change medications.
Lisinopril does help eliminate excess body fluids, this help keep BP down. So that is probably what is happening. It is not a weight loss medication and does not cause weight loss. Although your hair might start falling out, that is one of the side effects.
- Lisinopril Information for Consumers
- Lisinopril Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Lisinopril (detailed)
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