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What are the possible side effects of Accupril?

The most common side effects of the high blood pressure medication Accupril (quinapril) include the following. If you develop any of these symptoms and they become severe or don't go away, call your doctor:
  • dry cough
  • headache
  • weakness
  • dizziness
  • diarrhea or upset stomach
  • abdominal pain
You should also call your doctor or seek medical help immediately if you experience any of the following side effects of Accupril. They aren't common, but they're serious:
  • swelling of any part of your face, head, hands, lower legs or feet
  • hoarseness
  • trouble swallowing or breathing
  • lightheadedness
  • fever, sore throat or chills
  • irregular or rapid heartbeat

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