ACE INHIBITORS AND POTASSIUM

ACE inhibitors can raise potassium levels. Hyperkalaemia is therefore a possibility if potassium supplements or potassium-containing salt substitutes are given, particularly in those patients where other risk factors are present, such as decreased renal function.
Monitor potassium levels, adjusting supplementation as necessary.
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