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Captopril is a prescription medication used to treat diabetic nephropathy, congestive heart failure, and high blood pressure. Taking the medicine after a heart attack can also help improve survival and reduce the risks of developing congestive heart failure. The medicine, which comes in tablet form, may potentially cause side effects, including cough, unexplained rash, decreased or loss of taste, and impotence.
- Unexplained rash
- Decreased or loss of taste
- Cough (see Captopril Cough).