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07 Aug 2007

Medication for High Blood Pressure
I take Prexim, 4mg daily for high blood pressure. Does it contain ACE-inhibitors, as I would like to supplement with Magnesium?

Thank you for your information


Mary Ann Venter
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Mary Anne
As I am the Diet Expert I would be happier if you check with the prescribing dr or your pharmacist about Prexum. I checked in my copy of MIMS and it does not mention that magnesium cannot be used concurrently, but rather safe than sorry. So phone your pharmacist or the dr.
Best regards
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