Monroe County Medical Society: Continue taking blood pressure medicine

December 06, 2018 06:21 PM

The Monroe County Medical Society is weighing in on the recent recalls of certain blood pressure medications.

Their recommendation is to continue taking the medication, and verify with your pharmacy that the medication you are taking is part of the recall.

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If you are taking one of the recalled medications, continue taking the drug until you have spoken to your physician to receive an alternate treatment. 

They say there is a greater risk to your health if you suddenly stop taking it. 

More information can be found on the FDA's website by clicking here


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