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A 57-year-old female asked:

if i am allergic to lisinopril (facial rash) can i take a different ace inhibitor?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. George Mathew
Cardiology 58 years experience
No: Please ask your md to prescribe an arb!
Dr. Jack Rubin
Nephrology and Dialysis 48 years experience
Allergy to Lisinopri: I would speak to your physician (p) about that. If you were my patient, i would start you on an angiotensin receptor blocker (arb). Arb's are very effective agents to reduce BP and reduce proteinuria.

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Last updated Jan 4, 2018

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