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Why can't you take antiacids when you are taking captopril?

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Dr. John Szawaluk
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: See Below

Antacids may decrease Captopril levels therefore decreasing its effectiveness.
Captopril should be given 1 hour before or 4 hours after an antacid to avoid these issues.

In brief: See Below

Antacids may decrease Captopril levels therefore decreasing its effectiveness.
Captopril should be given 1 hour before or 4 hours after an antacid to avoid these issues.
Dr. John Szawaluk
Dr. John Szawaluk
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