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Moexipril : Interaction with Food, Herbs and Alcohol


Interaction of Moexipril with Food, Herbs and Alcohol - For your own safety It is important to understand and avoid the drug-food interaction and how to take the medication. Drug-food interaction can sometimes cause side effects and can even reduce the efficacy of the drug.
Moexipril is an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor, prescribed for high blood pressure.

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Moexipril Interactions with Food and Herbs

Potassium Rich Foods: Moexipril has the capacity to increase potassium level in the blood which can lead to irregular heartbeat. It is better to avoid potassium-rich foods like bananas, oranges and green leafy vegetables while taking moexipril.

Licorice: Licorice builds up the potassium in the body. If you take moexipril to treat high blood pressure and heart problems, you should not take licorice.

Moexipril Interactions with Alcohol

Alcohol combined with moexipril is generally not advisable as it may lead to unwanted side effects.
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How to Take the Medication -

Moexipril is available in the form of a tablet. You can take it once a day on an empty stomach either one hour before meals or two hours after meals. Follow the directions carefully. Stick to the recommended dose level. If you have any doubt about the medication, consult with your doctor as soon as possible.
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