Captopril
Captopril
Captopril
Captopril
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Captopril

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What is this medication?

Captopril, Capoten
Antihypertensive Agent, Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitor

“ALERT: US Boxed Warning

Fetal toxicity:
When pregnancy is detected, discontinue captopril as soon as possible. Drugs that act directly on the renin-angiotensin system can cause injury and death to the developing fetus.”

Captopril, Capoten is indicated for treatment of hypertension, heart failure with reduced ejection fraction, diabetic nephropathy, myocardial infarction with left ventricular dysfunction (may also be used for conditions not listed)

How does this medication work? 

Captopril lowers blood pressure by relaxing blood vessels which can reduce your risk of heart attack or stroke.

How should I take this medication? 

Oral: 6.25mg-50mg three times a day

How to Take: Follow instructions provided by physician/pharmacy label, administer on empty stomach at least one hour prior to a meal, take consistently at same times each day unless otherwise directed, store at room temperature

You Need to Avoid: Careful standing up too quickly as you may get dizzy, and do not supplement with potassium unless instructed by physician

What should I watch for while using this medication? 
What if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of medication, try to take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, take only that scheduled dose. Do not take double or extra doses.

How should I store this medication?

Keep out of the reach of children at all times. Store at room temperature, 59 to 86° F (15 to 30° C). Protect from light. Keep the container tightly closed. Properly dispose of any unused medication after the expiration date.

What are the possible side effects of using this medication?

Dry cough, hypotension, dizziness, fatigue, hyperkalemia (high potassium), nausea/vomiting, hyperuricemia (can result in gout attacks)

Note this is not a complete list of side effects for Captopril, only common ones