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Cardiopril 2.5mg Capsule
Cardiopril 2.5mg Capsule

Cardiopril 2.5mg Capsule

By DR REDDY'S LABORATORIES LTD
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
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MRP 52.58
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Cardiopril 2.5 MG Description

Cardiopril 2.5mg Cap is a medicine belonging to the angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors. It is a hypertensive medicine, which is used for lowering blood pressure.

Product Summary

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ContainsRamipril(2.5 Mg)
TherapyANTI-HYPERTENSIVE
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Uses of Cardiopril 2.5 MG

  • Chronic congestive heart failure
  • High blood pressure
  • Kidney diseases caused by diabetes
  • Myocardial infarction

Contraindications of Cardiopril 2.5 MG

  • Allergic to ramipiril
  • Angioedema
  • Renal artery stenosis
  • Very low blood pressure
  • Pregnancy

Side effects of Cardiopril 2.5 MG

  • Diarrhoea
  • Skin rash
  • Dizziness
  • Abnormal kidney function
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Drowsiness
  • Low blood pressure
  • Cough
  • Skin rash
  • Cramps in legs
  • Increased potassium in the blood test

Precautions and Warnings of Cardiopril 2.5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the medicine during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine is harmful to be prescribed in pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Cardiopril 2.5mg Cap while breastfeeding?
A:
The medicine is not advised to breastfeeding mothers as it can harm the baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the medicine?
A:
The medicine can result in side effects, which can compromise your driving abilities.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Cardiopril 2.5mg Cap?
A:
Alcohol consumption increases the risk of lowering blood pressure and is hence advised to cut on its intake.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
You have a history of heart, liver or kidney conditions.

Mode of Action of Cardiopril 2.5 MG

How Does It Work?

The composition of Cardiopril 2.5mg Cap contains ramipril, which inhibits the working of angiotensin. Angiotensin is a naturally occurring substance in the body. It results in the contraction of the b...
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Directions for Use of Cardiopril 2.5 MG

Cardiopril 2.5mg Cap is to be taken in the exact dosage as prescribed by the doctor.

Interactions of Cardiopril 2.5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Taking blood thinners with the medicine can result in the blood pressure falling very low
  • Coupling this medicine with another angiotensin receptor blocker can result in lowering of the blood pressure to a dangerously low level

Interactions with food items

Ther are no complications found with any food products.

Other general Interactions

People who are suffering from any collagen vascular disease like scleroderma, a condition where the skin tissues are tightened, should inform the doctor.

Storage and disposal of Cardiopril 2.5 MG

It is advised to keep the medicine away from direct sunlight or moisture. It is to be kept at room temperature and not refrigerated.

Dosage of Cardiopril 2.5 MG

Overdose

An overdose of the medicine can result in severe side effects, which in extreme cases are life-threatening. An individual can experience hypotension and nausea or vomiting. In adverse cases, an overdo...
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Missed a Dose

A missed dosage should be made up as early as possible, but it must not result in being a double dose with the next scheduled one.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is it safe taking painkillers while on a prescription of this medicine?

A: Taking a regular dosage of painkillers can result in decreasing the effects of the medicine.

Q: Why is it advised to keep the potassium levels in check while on this prescription?

A: The medicine can increase the level of potassium, which can result in several side effects.

Q: Is it safe to quit Cardiopril 2.5mg Cap after the blood pressure gets back in control?

A: Quitting an anti-hypertensive after the blood pressure gets back in control is not recommended unless advised by the doctor. This can result in an increased blood pressure level.

Q: What are the precautions to be taken when the individual is due for surgery?

A: Doctors can advise the individual to stop taking the medicine before a scheduled surgery.

Q: Can taking this medicine result in weight gain?

A: Yes, taking the medicine can result in weight gain over a longer period of time.
Product Details
Brand
CARDIOPRIL
Expires on or After
29/06/2023
Last Updated on: 15 Aug 2020 | 02:44 PM (IST)

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