Dangers of Blood Pressure Medications

Blood Pressure Medications have uncomfortable and known dangerous side effects

Dangerous Blood Pressure Medication Side Effects Include:

  • A decrease in your body’s supply of the mineral potassium. Symptoms such as weakness, leg cramps or being tired may result.


  • Some people suffer from attacks of gout after prolonged treatment.


  • People with diabetes may find that diuretic drugs increase their blood sugar level.


  • Impotence


  • Insomnia


  • Cold hands and feet


  • Tiredness or depression


  • Headache


  • Dizziness


  • Stuffy nose


  • Diarrhea


  • Heartburn



  • Slow heartbeat


  • Symptoms of asthma


  • Skin rash


  • Loss of taste


  • Chronic dry, hacking cough


  • Kidney damage


  • Women who are pregnant or may become pregnant should inform their doctors as some HBP medication are dangerous to both mother and baby during pregnancy. They can cause low blood pressure, severe kidney failure, excess potassium and even death of the newborn.


  • Palpitations


  • Swollen ankles


  • Constipation

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