am on small dose 10mg eod -- for hi blood pressure and slite swelling in ankles whe warm .. [ was on 10mmg every day and lost about 5 pounds - No, do not have heart failure. took potassium which caused problem so now taking eod which keeps swelling down and feel better... but am constipated and tryingto figure out why-- also taking pravastatin .. unfortunately i cannot recall when problem started. .
have tried metamusil [ psylium ] which works once inawhile. difficult to schedule as must be taken 2hrs before or after and i take am and pm meds plus calcium 2hrs before and after !!!
my calcium supplement has magnesium [ too much cuased loose stool ] have tried one colace along witht my am and pm meds as well as the psylium at another time of day -- how many colace are ok to take?
i am assuming that the pravastatin i take is not a culprit?
and, by the way, thaak you doctor for being so verbal ,