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There are several warnings and precautions with candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide, including being aware of certain drug interactions, watching for extremely low blood pressure, and avoiding candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide while pregnant. There are a number of conditions where taking candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide is not recommended, as well as several precautions people should be aware of while taking the medication. Prior to taking candesartan-hydrochlorothiazide, consult your healthcare provider about any precautions that might apply to you.

Candesartan-Hydrochlorothiazide: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider before taking candesartan cilexetil-hydrochlorothiazide (Atacand HCT®) if you have:
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
  • Are pregnant or trying to become pregnant
  • Are breastfeeding
  • Are on dialysis
  • Will be undergoing surgery or anesthesia.
Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you are currently taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
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