Though getting a prescription from a doctor is commonplace, we should carefully consider what we put in our bodies. Here are 20 prescription medications with dangerous side effects. Both adults and children take a common drug that can impact sexual health (page 9).
Prescribed for: high blood pressure
Who has it: 75 million Americans have high blood pressure.
As an ACE inhibitor, Vasotec relaxes your arteries, which prevents them from getting too narrow and raising your blood pressure. It can also be the difference between life and death for those struggling with heart failure. However, you may experience low blood pressure and liver dysfunction, as well as the swelling of your lips, face, or tongue.
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