Aceon Precautions and Warnings
Aceon precautions and warnings include swelling of the head and neck, decreased kidney function, or infections. Certain people should avoid the medication, including those who are allergic to its components, have hereditary or idiopathic angioedema, or have a history of angioedema related to previous ACE inhibitor treatment. If these things are a concern, your progress may be monitored more closely.
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Aceon® (perindopril erbumine) if you have:
- Heart disease, including congestive heart failure, aortic stenosis, or hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
- Liver disease
- Kidney disease or kidney failure
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus or SLE)
- A personal or family history of angioedema (swelling under the skin)
- Any allergies, including allergies to ACE inhibitors, foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
- Are pregnant or trying to become pregnant (see Aceon and Pregnancy)
- Are breastfeeding
- Are on dialysis
- Will be undergoing surgery or anesthesia.
Tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you are currently taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.