Home HealthTopics Health Centers Reference Library Research
Join us on Facebook Join us on Facebook Share on Facebook

High Blood Pressure

Blood pressure medication



is it ok to take asa81mg while taliking HCTZ 25mg, i am just to start the hctz and do not know if i should be taking asa as well, my bp has been running 133/101, 134/98


There is no problem with taking aspirin together with hydrochlorothiazide.  Both drugs have been around a long time and have been extensively studied.  The risk of side effects from either of these drugs is low.

For more information:

Go to the High Blood Pressure health topic, where you can:

Response by:

Max C Reif, MD Max C Reif, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director of Hypertension Section
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati