Can I use fosinopril if I am on insulin?

If you are using insulin or any other medication for the treatment of diabetes, be cautious about taking fosinopril, a blood pressure medication. Fosinopril is an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor, a class of medications that can enhance insulin sensitivity and make you more likely to develop low blood sugar (hypoglycemia). Before you start taking fosinopril, make sure your doctor knows you're on antidiabetic medication. If you take fosinopril, you may need to monitor your blood sugar especially closely.

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