Warnings and Precautions With Quinapril

Who Should Not Take Quinapril?

You should not take quinapril if you:
 
  • Are allergic to quinapril, Accupril, or any inactive component used to make quinapril. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of inactive ingredients.
     
  • Have a history of angioedema related to previous ACE inhibitor treatment.
     
  • Have hereditary or idiopathic angioedema.
  • Have diabetes and are also taking any medications that contain aliskiren (Tekturna®, Tekamlo®, Tekturna HCT®, Amturnide®, Valturna®), due to an increased risk for low blood pressure, high blood potassium, and kidney problems in this situation.
 

Warnings and Precautions With Quinapril: A Summary

There are a number of situations in which quinapril should not be taken, as well as a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of with quinapril. However, it is possible that not all the warnings or precautions for quinapril were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the quinapril precautions and warnings that may apply to you.
 
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