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Hopril 5mg Tablet

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Hopril 5 MG Description

Hopril Tablet is an anti-hypertensive medicine. It contains ramipril as its active ingredient. Hopril is used to treat high blood pressure and is also used to reduce the risk of heart attack and strok...
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ContainsRamipril(5.0 Mg)
UsesHigh blood pressure and heart conditions
Side effectsDry cough, headache, dizziness, low blood pressure
ClassificationANTI-HYPERTENSIVE
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Uses of Hopril 5 MG

  • Hopril Tablet is used to treat high blood pressure.
  • It is also used to prevent and treat certain heart diseases like heart attack, heart failure.

Contraindications of Hopril 5 MG

  • If you are allergic to ramipril or any other ingredients present in Hopril Tablet.
  • If you have facial swelling.
  • If you have any kind of pre-existing medical condition such as low blood pressure, diabetes, liver or kidney problem etc.
  • If you are in the 2nd or 3rd trimester of pregnancy.
  • If you have kidney artery stenosis (where the blood supply to the kidney is obstructed).
  • If you are on sacubitril/valsartan therapy (used to treat heart failure).

Side effects of Hopril 5 MG

  • Dry cough
  • Headache
  • Reduced blood pressure
  • Dizziness
  • High potassium levels in the blood
  • Skin rashes
  • Leg cramps
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea

Precautions and Warnings of Hopril 5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Hopril Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should not take Hopril Tablet during pregnancy or if you are planning to have a baby. This medicine may cause serious harm to your baby. If you become pregnant while taking this medicine, discontinue the treatment and consult your doctor immediately. Your doctor may switch you to a safer alternative.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Hopril Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not advised to take Hopril Tablets while breastfeeding due to its harmful effects on the newborn baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Hopril Tablet?
A:
Hopril may make you feel dizzy or tired. Individuals must avoid driving or operating heavy machinery immediately after consuming this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Hopril Tablet?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Hopril as alcohol can affect the concentration of this medicine in your body and can also affect its desired action.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any liver, heart and kidney problems or diseases.
  • You are on any medication for a specific medical condition.
  • You have low sodium levels and high potassium levels in the blood.
  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • You have low blood pressure.
  • You are undergoing any surgery.
  • You develop a cough, allergic condition or facial swelling after taking this medicine.
  • Hopril Tablet should not be used in children below 16 years of age.

Mode of Action of Hopril 5 MG

How Does It Work?

Hopril Tablet acts by inhibiting the formation of angiotensin II which constricts the blood vessels. Thus, the inhibitory action causes the relaxation of blood vessels, lowers the blood pressure and m...
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Directions for Use of Hopril 5 MG

Take Hopril Tablet without breaking or chewing along with water. Hopril Tablet can be taken either with or without a meal. It is advised to take the Tablet at the same time every day and at a dose pre...
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Interactions of Hopril 5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can interfere with the action of Hopril Tablet if, taken at the same time. You should always tell the doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparation and supplements...
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  • Concomitant use of Hopril Tablet with valsartan/sacubitril should not be used for 36 hours after the use of ramipril, as it can increase the risk of angioedema.
  • Your blood potassium levels may increase if you are taking potassium supplements (amiloride, spironolactone), cyclosporin, heparin, potassium salts, trimethoprim alone or in combination with sulfameth...
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  • Hopril Tablet can decrease your blood pressure abruptly if taken with other blood pressure lowering-medicine (methyldopa, lisinopril, furosemide, candesartan, telmisartan).
  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are anti-diabetics, antibiotics, anti-gout medicines, brain-related medicines, immunosuppressants, steroids etc.

Storage and disposal of Hopril 5 MG

  • Store Hopril below 25°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Protect it from light and moisture.
  • Keep product out of the reach and sight of children and pets.

Dosage of Hopril 5 MG

Overdose

Overdose of Hopril may cause very low blood pressure, decreased heart rate, changes in blood salt levels, kidney damage, fainting, etc. if the medicine is taken more than the recommended dose. If you ...
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Missed a Dose

Do not miss a dose of this medicine is it may lead to a rise in blood pressure. If you missed any dose of medicine take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the misse...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Hopril a blood thinner?

A: No, Hopril Tablet is not a blood thinner medicine. It is an anti-hypertensive medicine used to lower the raised blood pressure and other associated complications.

Q: Can I stop taking Hopril?

A: No, Hopril should not be immediately stopped after relieving of the symptoms. If you wish to stop the treatment, speak to your doctor. Gradual weening of the medication should be done to avoid adverse effects.

Q: Can Hopril cause cough?

A: Dry cough is one of the side effects that can be seen during the treatment with Hopril. Although not everyone gets them. Side effects often improve as your body gets used to the medicine.
Product Details
Brand
HOPRIL
Expires on or After
28/09/2022
Last Updated on: 10 May 2022 | 05:06 PM (IST)

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