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Does candesartan interact with any other medications?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Practitioner

People with diabetes who are taking aliskiren should not take candesartan. Other people taking aliskiren should avoid candesartan if possible.

If you are taking an ACE inhibitor or a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, candesartan may not be a good option for you. 

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