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Does torsemide help lower blood pressure in black people?

Torsemide seems to work better at lowering blood pressure in black people than in those of other races. The side effects of taking torsemide are the same for all races. These side effects include headache, excess urinating, and dizziness. Talk with your doctor or pharmacist to see if this type of diuretic (water pill) might be good for you.

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