Tag: pril


Tip for the week

Posted on October 31st, by Megan in Uncategorized. No Comments

ACE Inhibitors ( ends in pril) have two key side effects to look out for.

Hyperkalemia
Cough
Also Does not work on African Americans.

So if you have a question about a patient taking Captopril, make sure they are not eating leafy green vegetables because it will increase their potassium lab value.