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There are potential drug interactions with moexipril/HCTZ. For example, taking it with barbiturates, narcotics, corticosteroids, or other medications can change the way your body metabolizes these drugs. As a result, the effectiveness of the medications may be decreased or your risk for side effects may be increased. Therefore, it is important to discuss any potential drug interactions with your healthcare provider.

An Overview of Moexipril/HCTZ Interactions

Moexipril/HCTZ (Uniretic®) may potentially react with many other medications. Some of the drugs that may lead to interactions include but are not limited to:
 

 

  
 
    • Amobarbital (Amytal®)
    • Butalbital (Fioricet®, Fiorinal®)
    • Pentobarbital (Nembutal®)
    • Phenobarbital (Luminal®)
    • Secobarbital (Seconal®)
 
 
 
  • Calcium supplements or calcium-containing antacids
  • Calcitriol (Rocaltrol®, Calcijex®)
  • Corticosteroids, such as:
 
    • Betamethasone (Celestone®)
    • Cortisone
    • Dexamethasone (Decadron®)
    • Fludrocortisone (Florinef®)
    • Hydrocortisone (Cortef®)
    • Methylprednisolone (Depo-Medrol®, Medrol®)
    • Prednisolone (Orapred®, Pediapred®)
    • Prednisone
    • Triamcinolone (Kenalog®, Aristospan®)
 
 
 
  
 
    • Potassium chloride (K-Dur®, Klor-Con®, Micro-K®)
    • Potassium citrate (Urocit-K®, Polycitra-K®)
    • Potassium gluconate
    • Potassium phosphate (Neutra-Phos-K®, K-Phos®)
    • Salt substitutes (used to flavor food)
 
  • Potassium-sparing diuretics, such as:
 
 
  • Pressors, such as:
 
    • Dopamine (Intropin®)
    • Dobutamine (Dobutrex®)
    • Epinephrine (Adrenalin®, EpiPen®)
    • Norepinephrine (Levophed®)
 
 
    • Aspirin (Ecotrin®, Bayer®, Anacin®)
    • Bismuth subsalicylate (Pepto-Bismol®)
    • Choline magnesium trisalicylate (Trilisate®), diflunisal (Dolobid®)
    • Salsalate (Salflex®, Disalcid®, Amigesic®)
 
 
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Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;
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