USMLE Step 1 - Question 8

A 45 year old female with a history of hypertension previously controlled with diet and lifestyle modifications presents to here primary care physician with increasing headaches. Her blood pressure is 160/90. She is diagnosed with worsening migraine headaches. Which of the following medications is appropriate to treat her hypertension and headaches simultaneously?

A. hydrochlorothiazide

B. metoprolol

C. clonidine

D. methyldopa

E. lisinopril

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