Bisoprolol and Hydrochlorothiazide
Bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide can potentially interact with a number of other medications (see Drug Interactions With Bisoprolol and Hydrochlorothiazide).
An overdose is likely to cause dangerously low blood pressure (hypotension), a slow heart rate (bradycardia), electrolyte imbalances, and other serious problems. If you happen to take too much bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide, seek medical attention right away.
(Click Ziac Overdose for more information.)
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Bisoprolol and Hydrochlorothiazide?
If you forget to take your bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide dose, take the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it almost time for your next dose, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
This medication is currently available in generic form (see Generic Ziac for more information).
Who Makes This Medicine?
Bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide is made by Duramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Generic versions of the medication are made by various manufacturers.
Bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide tablets come in the following strengths:
- Bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide 2.5 mg/6.25 mg -- 2.5 mg of bisoprolol and 6.25 mg of hydrochlorothiazide
- Bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide 5 mg/6.25 mg -- 5 mg of bisoprolol and 6.25 mg of hydrochlorothiazide
- Bisoprolol and hydrochlorothiazide 10 mg/6.25 mg -- 10 mg of bisoprolol and 6.25 mg of hydrochlorothiazide.