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Who Should Not Take Accuretic?

You should not take Accuretic if you:
 
  • Are allergic to Accuretic, Accupril®, quinapril, hydrochlorothiazide, or any inactive component used to make Accuretic. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of inactive ingredients.
     
  • Have a history of angioedema related to previous ACE inhibitor treatment.
     
  • Have hereditary or idiopathic angioedema.
     
  • Are allergic to sulfonamide-derived drugs (also referred to as sulfa drugs). This includes certain types of antibiotics, diabetes medicines, and diuretics.
     
  • Are allergic to other ACE inhibitors.
     
  • Have severe kidney disease.
  • 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.
 

Accuretic Precautions and Warnings: A Summary

There are a number of situations in which Accuretic should not be taken, as well as a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting Accuretic. However, it is possible that not all the warnings or precautions for Accuretic were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific precautions and warnings that may apply to you.
 
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