ramipril

Adult
Uses
  • hypertension
  • left ventricular dysfunction
Contraindications,
drug interactions
or cautions
Contraindications
  • angioedema, pregnancy, breast feeding, renal dysfunction
Drug interactions
  • diuretic (potassium sparing), lithium
Adverse Effects
(common and severe)
  • hypotension
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • chest pain
  • cough
  • rash
  • hyperkalemia
  • nausea
  • vomiting
Instructions and dose
(initial; typical)
2.5mg; 2.510 mg once daily
Monitoring
  • renal function tests
  • serum potassium
  • serum sodium
Source of Suggestion
Suggestion from clinicians (Added on August, 2015)