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AVAPRO may be administered with other antihypertensive agents and with or without food.
The recommended initial dose of AVAPRO is 150 mg once daily. The dosage can be increased to a maximum dose of 300 mg once daily as needed to control blood pressure [see Clinical Studies (14.1)].
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The recommended dose is 300 mg once daily [see Clinical Studies (14.2)].
Dose Adjustment in Volume and Salt-Depleted Patients
The recommended initial dose is 75 mg once daily in patients with depletion of intravascular volume or salt (e.g., patients treated vigorously with diuretics or on hemodialysis) [see Warnings and Precautions (5.2)].
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