This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. Your blood pressure may be different at different times of the day and can be influenced by how busy or worried you are. Heart failure means that the heart muscle is weak and cannot pump blood strongly enough to supply all the blood needed throughout the body.
Further reading and references. Usually the dose is administered once daily. Initial doses should be lower and subsequent dose titration should be more gradual because of greater chance of undesirable effects especially in very old and frail patients. A switch to a suitable alternative treatment should be carried out in advance of a planned pregnancy.
Ramiprilat, the active metabolite of ramipril is poorly removed from the general circulation by haemodialysis.
If this happens, do not drive or use any tools or machines. Keep it where children cannot reach it. Your doctor or pharmacist will tell you how many tablets or capsules you will need to take each day.
The maximum dose is 10 mg once daily.
Further, the accuracy, currency and completeness of the information available on this Web site cannot be guaranteed. I been on ramipril for 2 weeks the low dose and got Constance spasm in my lower back Has anyone else suffered this. Furthermore, concomitant treatment of ACE inhibitors and NSAIDs may lead to an increased risk of worsening of renal function and to an increase in kalaemia.
Keep it away from light. This depends on your condition and whether or not you are taking any other medicines. Taking this medicine Take this medicine by mouth at the same time of the day each day. If you are allergic to ramipril, any other ACE inhibitor medicine or any of the ingredients of this medicine listed in section 6.
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You may have been prescribed it to reduce high blood pressure hypertensionor to treat heart failureor to protect your heart and blood vessels from further damage following a heart attackfor example.
If you have heart, liver or kidney problems If you have lost a lot of body salts or fluids through being sick vomitinghaving diarrhoea, sweating more than usual, being on a low salt diet, taking diuretics water tablets for a long time or having had dialysis If you are going to have treatment to reduce your allergy to bee or wasp stings desensitization If you are going to receive an anaesthetic.