Who should not take Altace?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • low amount of sodium in the blood
  • high amount of potassium in the blood
  • Inherited Disorder of Continuing Episodes of Swelling
  • decreased neutrophils a type of white blood cell
  • method of removing waste/poison from blood with dialysis
  • renal artery stenosis
  • abnormally low blood pressure
  • kidney disease with reduction in kidney function
  • systemic lupus erythematosus
  • scleroderma
  • High Amount of Bilirubin in the Blood
  • Severe Vomiting
  • Severe Diarrhea
  • kidney problems causing a decreased amount of urine to be passed
  • Azotemia
  • abnormal liver function tests
  • pregnancy
  • decreased blood volume
  • Intestinal Angioedema
  • hymenoptera insect venom desensitization therapy


  • ACE Inhibitors

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