Vasotec

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Vasotec Warnings

This drug can cause serious (possibly fatal) harm to an unborn baby if used during pregnancy. Therefore, it is important to prevent pregnancy while taking this medication. Consult your doctor for more details and to discuss the use of reliable forms of birth control while taking this medication. If you are planning pregnancy, become pregnant, or think you may be pregnant, contact your doctor right away.
  • May cause dizziness
  • Do not use this drug if you become pregnant.
  • This drug may impair the ability to operate a vehicle, vessel (e.g., boat), or machinery. Use care until you become familiar with its effects.
  • May cause a dry cough. If the dry cough persists or becomes distressing report to your Doctor.
  • This medicine may be taken with or without food.
  • It is very important that you take or use this exactly as directed. Do not skip doses or discontinue unless directed by your doctor.
  • Read the boxed warning information for this medication.

Lactation Warnings

  • LIMITED DATA SUGGEST MINIMAL EXCRETION RESULTING IN NO ADV EFFECTS IN INFANT

Pregnancy Warnings

  • Immediately discontinue treatment in pregnant patients. Oligohydramnios may result in reduced renal function, fetal lung hypoplasia, and skeletal deformations. Perform serial ultrasounds to asses the intra-amniotic environment.