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Who Should Not Take Altace?

You should not take Altace if:
  • You are allergic to Altace, ramipril, or any inactive component used to make Altace. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of inactive ingredients.
  • You have diabetes and are also taking any medications that contain aliskiren (Tekturna®, Tekamlo®, Tekturna HCT®, Amturnide®) due to an increased risk for low blood pressure, high blood potassium, and kidney problems in this situation.
  • You have a history of angioedema related to previous treatment with ACE inhibitors.

A Summary of Altace Precautions and Warnings

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