I'm taking this for high blood pressure and angina. for some reason my dr is hesitant raising my dosage even though my blood pressure is still way too high and my pulse is also high. I want to increase my dose of this medication but instead my dr wants me start taking yet another drug in addition to same dose of this one.
Don't start messing with your medications without the doctor knowing - just think if you ended up incapacitated in the ER and they had the wrong medications list on file!
Ask your doctor the reasons directly and you may find you agree or can compromise. A democratic opinion is always a good idea too if you're not feeling quite right about your health care.
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