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Macpril 2.5mg Tablet
Macpril 2.5mg Tablet

Macpril 2.5mg Tablet

By MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 55.55
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Ramipril(2.5 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Anti-hypertensive

Medical Description

Macpril 2.5mg Tab is used for treating high blood pressure and risk of stroke and heart attack. It is an anti-hypertensive medication and belongs to the family of medicines known as angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors.
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Uses of Macpril 2.5mg Tab

  • High blood pressure
  • Chronic congestive heart failure
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Diabetic kidney diseases

Contraindications of Macpril 2.5mg Tab

  • Renal artery stenosis
  • Very low blood pressure
  • Allergy to this medicine
  • Angioedema (itching hives, swelling of face, tongue and throat)
  • Pregnancy

Side effects of Macpril 2.5mg Tab

  • The common side effects of Macpril 2.5mg Tab include nausea, vomiting, fainting, skin rash and cramps in legs
  • The serious side effects include increased levels of potassium in blood, diarrhoea and abnormal kidney function

Precautions and Warnings of Macpril 2.5mg Tab

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Macpril 2.5mg Tab during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine is probably unsafe and should be avoided during pregnancy or if you are planning to conceive.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the medicine while breastfeeding?
A:
You should not use this medicine while breastfeeding as it is known to pass into the breastmilk

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the medicine?
A:
You should avoid driving or operating tools and machine because this medicine may lead to side effects associated with this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the medicine?
A:
Alcohol consumption must be avoided as it is unsafe and may lead to severe side effects.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You want to start, alter or stop this medicine on your own
  • You should take precaution in the administration of this medicine to paediatric patients
  • You should consult your doctor after completion of the treatment
  • You should not suggest this medicine on your own
  • You should use of this medicine only as prescribed

Mode of Action of Macpril 2.5mg Tab

How Does It Work?

The composition of Macpril 2.5mg Tab includes ramipril and angiotensin levels decrease (which causes spasm or tightening of healthy blood vessels), thus causing the heart to efficiently pump blood by ensuring smooth blood flow.
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Directions for Use of Macpril 2.5mg Tab

  • You should administer this medication as prescribed by your doctor
  • You should not overdose on this medicine
  • You should take this medicine for oral use
  • You should swallow this medicine completely with water
  • You should not chew, crush or break this medicine

Interactions of Macpril 2.5mg Tab

Interactions with other medicines

  • Spironolactone
  • Triamterene
  • Angiotensin receptor blockers
  • Pregabalin
  • Aspirin
  • Azathioprine
  • Amiloride

Interactions with food items

Macpril 2.5mg Tab for high blood pressure is not known to have any interactions with food products. You should consult your doctor for more details.

Other general Interactions

  • Renal artery stenosis
  • Angioedema (itching hives, swelling of face, tongue and throat)
  • Pregnancy

Storage and disposal of Macpril 2.5mg Tab

You should keep this medicine away from children You should not use this medicine after its expiration date You should store this medicine in a closed container and at room temperatures not exceeding 25°C This medicine does not need any special storage conditions You should medical waste management protocol when disposing this medicine
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Dosage of Macpril 2.5mg Tab

Overdose

Macpril 2.5mg Tab should be taken as per the dose prescribed by your doctor. You should not overdose on it for any reason as it may lead to severe side effects. In case of an unexpected overdose, you should immediately seek medical assistance.
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Missed a Dose

This medicine is prescribed for a set course of regular intake. You should not miss a dose of this medicine. In case of unexpected missed dose, you should take it as soon as you remember it. If it is time for the upcoming scheduled dose, you should skip the missed dose and take the following dose.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I report my healthcare provider before beginning to use this medication?

A: You should provide complete information of your medical history along with details of all prescription, non-prescription and herbal medicines. You should also inform if you are pregnant or planning to conceive.

Q: When can I stop using this medicine?

A: You should not stop using this medicine on your own. You should consult your doctor to determine whether to continue this medicine upon the completion of the course of this medicine.

Q: Is this medicine legal in India?

A: Yes, this medicine has been legalised in India. You can purchase it by producing a valid medical prescription.

Q: Are there any desirable side effects with the use of this medicine?

A: No. This medicine does not have any desirable side effects. If you experience any side effects, you should seek immediate medical attention.

Q: How should I use this medicine?

A: This medicine needs to be taken orally. You should follow the directions for use to appropriately use this medicine.
Last Updated on: 15 Aug 2020 | 10:34 AM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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