RaRil-5₹1 (Per Tablet)
- Brands Dr Ethix
- Composition: Ramipril-5 mg
- Total: Pack of 1 (200 tablets) ₹200
- Availability: In Stock
Composition: Ramipril 5 mg
Description: Ramipril in RaRil-5 is an ACE inhibitor. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme. Ramipril is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) or congestive heart failure, and to improve survival after a heart attack. Ramipril may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
What is Ramipril in RaRil-5 for?
This medication is an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor, used alone or in combination with other medications to treat high blood pressure. It is also used to reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke in patients at risk for these problems and to improve survival in patients with heart failure after a heart attack.
How does Ramipril in RaRil-5 work?
Ramipril lowers blood pressure by lowering a strong chemical in the body. It helps the heart work better. It helps blood flow.
Common side effects of RaRil-5:
Common side effects are feeling dizzy, headache and Cough.
What do I do if I miss a dose?
Take a missed dose as soon as you think about it. If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. Do not take more often than every 12 hours unless told to do so by your doctor. Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses. Do not change the dose or stop this drug. Talk with the doctor.
What precautions should I take when taking RaRil-5?
If you have an allergy to ramipril or any other part of this drug, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs. If you have high blood sugar (diabetes) and are taking aliskiren.
When do I need to seek medical help?
If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug, these include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue or gray skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat. Signs of infection, these include a fever of 100.5°F (38°C) or higher, chills, very bad sore throat, ear or sinus pain, cough, more sputum or change in color of sputum, pain with passing urine, mouth sores, wound that will not heal, or anal itching or pain.
Can I take RaRil-5 with other medicines?
Inform your doctor if you are taking any of these medicines: - a mood medicine called lithium. - Aspirin. - Other medicines for blood pressure or heart conditions. - A type of painkiller known as NSAIDs, for example, diclofenac, mefenamic acid, ibuprofen. - Diabetes medicine. - Potassium supplements (either as a medicine or as a salt substitute).
Are there any food restrictions
Cut down on your salt intake -- this may help lower your blood pressure and improve your overall health. Speak to your doctor or dietitian about ways to cut down on your salt intake. - Avoid drinking too much alcohol. Speak to your doctor if you have a drinking problem.
How do I store RaRil-5?
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children, medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
Category D: There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.