How does benazepril and hydrochlorothiazide interact with medications?

People who take benazepril-hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) should avoid potassium supplements and the regular use of salt substitutes. Medications that may interact with benazepril-HCTZ include: other diuretics, lithium, gold injections for arthritis, digoxin, cholestyramine, colestipol, steroids, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), diclofenac, indomethacin, naproxen, piroxicam, nabumetone, etodolac, insulin, certain oral diabetes medicines, barbiturates, other blood pressure medications and certain pain medications. Tell your doctor about any other medications you may be taking, including prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins and nutritional supplements.

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