It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. Because this is the highest dose, do you think it would be a good idea to split one in half and see how i react to it? I was on lisinopril for a while and the doctor had me cutting them in half. Is there a problem cutting this pill in half even if it isn't scored. ... and added the lisinipril 20mg. Required me to get blood work and other tests done that didn't come up with any answers. I was wondering if it would be safe to cut my lisinopril in half.

The doc said to cut the pill down to half 10 mg 1 time ..., lisinopril 20mg after my husband passed away and my blood … If it is making you dizzy, call your doctor and see if he wants you to take half the dose or to just split the tablet and take half a tablet twice a day.Still have questions?

The oval ones don't shatter, cut easily, the round ones though will shatter so I used a pill cutter. I will report results in another week or so. You can call any pharmacist and ask that, if you'd rather not call the va pharmacyI have cut 40mg's in half over 2 years and had no problem at all. Am I correct in assuming you do not use the generic carvedilol. My Dr.has me on coreg cr 40mg and added the lisinipril 20mg.

Want to find out for myself if there will be a difference. After 2 days my BP was 75/50. I see the Dr in a week but my BP was down to 98/60 after one dose of the added Lisinipril. You can call your doc for his/her input as to continuing or lowering dose or forgetting it (Live to Fish) Did you go back to the brand name Coreg or change to something else ?. I’m only taking 5 mg of lisinopril and I take 150 mg Zoloft I’ve been having a extra heartbeat (palpitations ) my cardio put me on 12.5 mg of metoprolol a 25 mg cut in half is this all safe to take togather. Even if it does this level of pressure unless it makes you uncomfortable isn't serious. So, I just took the two in the morning and the lisinopril at night.Yes, you may. Asked 19 Feb 2016 by lisinohuh Updated 25 June 2017 Topics lisinopril, dosage, chronic, tablet. Select one or more newsletters to continue. As you continue using it your pressure may not drop as low. There was a problem adding your email I’m only taking 5 mg of lisinopril and I take 150 mg Zoloft I’ve been having a extra heartbeat (palpitations ) my cardio put me on 12.5 mg of metoprolol a 25 mg cut in half is this all safe to take togather.

I have been reading some pretty scary things about this drug and now i am kind of nervous to take it. I was on lisinopril for a while and the doctor had me cutting them in half.

I adjusted for several years but lately experience breathing problems and loose bowels. 5 One device (Apex Pill Splitter) produced more accurate results by 10% to 20% (P value not provided) with metoprolol, warfarin, and lisinopril tablets. the first dose of an ace can drop pressure more then a continuing dose. I have cut lisinipril in half to reduce the 10 mg pill to a 5mg dose. the pharmacist will be able to give you a definitive answer.Does your doctor want you to cut it in half? Can I cut a lisinopril tablet in half, or is it one that's not supposed to be cut? And the pills weren't scored. Anyone who has read my history knows my BP can … Today I took my first Coreg dose. Now it appears to be either a good pill day or a bad one.
Even scored tablets can be difficult to split into two perfect halves, and medicine is sometimes distributed unevenly within a single tablet. ## It is safe to do this with any medication that is not time released. I’m only taking 5 mg of lisinopril and I take 150 mg Zoloft I’ve been having a extra heartbeat (palpitations ) my cardio put me on 12.5 mg of metoprolol a 25 mg cut in half is this all safe to take togather. I know some medicines are timed released and should not be cut. So he gave me Lisinopril 40 mg! By the way - this is the first blood pressure medicine I have ever taken - and I take no other prescription medicines. But I have a question for Machaon regarding Coreg. Lisinopril 40 mg is able to be cut in half. I'd feel better if you called a pharmacist and asked if it can be done. Available for Android and iOS devices. Split each tablet and take half – you get your usual dose for half the cost. Joe Graedon is a pharmacologist who has dedicated his career to making drug information understandable to consumers.