The usual effective dosage range is 5 to 20 mg every day administered like a single daily dose. Older patients, on average, have (approximately doubled) higher blood levels and area within the plasma concentration time curve (AUC) than younger patients. Conditions that could cause very low blood pressure levels include: vomiting, diarrhea, heavy sweating, heart problems, dialysis, a decreased salt diet, or taking diuretics (water pills). Dermatologic unwanted side effects have included rare cases of urticaria, alopecia, herpes zoster, photosensitivity, skin lesions, skin infections, pemphigus, erythema, psoriasis, and rare cases of other severe skin reactions, including toxic epidermal necrolysis and Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, (causal relationship has not been established).
To ensure Lisinopril remains safe and secure for you, tell your medical professional if you have:. Autopsy revealed bone marrow aplasia and changes in keeping with hepatorenal failure. Less common, Decreased curiosity about sexual intercourse, inability to have or keep a bigger harder erection, lack or loss in strength, reduction in sexual ability, desire, drive, or performance, rash, Rare, Acid or sour stomach, belching, burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings,. You may also need to avoid taking Lisinopril with aliskiren if you have kidney disease.