Vaseretic is a combination medicine used to treat high blood pressure. It contains an ACE inhibitor (enalapril) that relaxes blood vessels and a diuretic (hydrochlorothiazide) that prevents the body from absorbing too much salt.
Always follow your doctor’s instructions and use Vaseretic exactly as prescribed.
Don’t use Vaseretic if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Do not use Vaseretic if you’re allergic to sulfa drugs, are unable to urinate, or have ever had angioedema.
Wait at least 36 hours between taking Vaseretic and any medicine containing sacubatril.
If you have diabetes, do not take Vaseretic together with medications that contain aliskiren (Tekturna, Tekamlo).
Before taking Vaseretic, inform your doctor if you have any of the following:
Common side effects of Vaseretic include:
Contact your doctor if you experience these more serious side effects:
Can I drink alcohol while taking Vaseretic?
Drinking alcohol can lower your blood pressure, and may increase side effects of Vaseretic like dizziness and tiredness. Use alcohol carefully and inform your doctor of any adverse effects.