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Hypotension Risk

Medications that may increase hypotension (HoTN) are flagged in TaperMD. Symptoms of HoTN include:

  • blurred vision
  • dizziness or lightheadedness
  • falls
  • fatigue
  • nausea


  1. List created by the TaperMD Team. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
  2. Antihypertensive Medications and Serious Fall Injuries in a Nationally Representative Sample of Older Adults (JAMA Internal Medicine).
  3. Blood pressure pills ‘raise risk of fatal fall’ (The Telegraph)