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When should I call my doctor if I am taking Zestril?

If you take the blood pressure drug Zestril (lisinopril), call your doctor immediately if your face or neck or another body part swells. This might be a serious condition called angioedema.

Call immediately if you become hoarse, have signs of infection such as fever or sore throat or problems breathing or swallowing.

Call for immediate medical help if you faint, have chest pain or feel light-headed.

If you become pregnant, call your doctor immediately. Zestril can cause serious harm or death to a developing fetus. In almost all cases, your doctor will need to change your medication.

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