Captopril Interactions with Food and HerbsPotassium Rich Foods: Captopril has the capacity to increase potassium level in the blood. High levels of potassium can lead to irregular heartbeat. It is better to avoid potassium-rich foods like bananas, oranges and green leafy vegetables when you are on captopril.
Captopril Interactions with AlcoholIntake of alcohol with captopril may result in unwanted side effects.
How to Take the Medication -Captopril comes as a tablet. It is usually taken two to three times a day on an empty stomach preferably 1 hour before meal. Follow the instructions carefully as directed. Even if you feel better, do not stop taking medicine without talking to your doctor.
Captopril for Medical Condition(s)