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Who Should Avoid Moexipril?

Who Should Not Take Moexipril?

You should avoid moexipril if you:
 
  • Are allergic to it, Univasc, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Have a history of angioedema related to previous ACE inhibitor treatment.
  • 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.
 

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which moexipril should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting treatment. However, it is possible that not all of these issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, talk with your healthcare provider about the safety concerns that may directly apply to you.
 
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