Avapro Precautions and Warnings
Who Should Not Take Avapro?
You should not take Avapro if:
- You are allergic to Avapro, irbesartan, or any inactive component used to make Avapro. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of inactive ingredients in Avapro.
- You 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.
There are a number of situations in which Avapro should not be taken, as well as a number of Avapro precautions and warnings that people should be aware of. However, it is possible that not all warnings and precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about any that may apply to you.