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How should I take Captopril?

Captopril can be taken as either a pill or a liquid. The dose of captopril varies, depending on what it is being used to treat, though the typical dosage is 25 milligrams taken two or three times per day. It should be taken an hour before eating. Be sure to follow the prescribed dosages, since missing a dose can cause blood pressure to rise.

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