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I take Benecar and Hydrochlorothiazide presser. my blood

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I take Benecar and Hydrochlorothiazide for blood presser. my blood pressure is always under control and I don't take a high dosage of these. Can I take Viagra while on these meds.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,

Viagra can cause drop in BP and dizziness while taking BP medications.

The risk can be minimized by keeping about 12 hour intervals between viagra and other medication dosage.

Occasional use of viagra should be fine.

Please discuss with your doctor also.

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