Venlafaxine for severe PTSD with prazosin to control hypertension. after coming home from two seperate deployments one in Iraq and one in Afghanistan. I have been diagnosed with severe PTSD. I also suffer from hypertension. I've recently been prescribed venlafaxine for to treat the PTSD I've read that it has a history of raising BP wich explains the prazosin with it. but my primary care doc has me on benicar for my BP. is it dangerous to take two no medicines at once or should I stop taking the benicar? I guess I should call kmy primary care doc and tell him about the new medicines but I
Venlafaxine for severe PTSD with prazosin to control hypertension?
- 10 Apr 2014 by bigjoethomas
- 10 April 2014
- high blood pressure, post traumatic stress disorder, social anxiety disorder, prazosin, venlafaxine, hypertension, diagnosis
Added 10 Apr 2014:
Is it normal to take multiple medicines for Hypertension just seems odd to take more than one pill for the same thing
Its not just normal, its very common. I take 3 different ones myself. All your drs need to be aware of all the medicines you are on.
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