- Amlodipine Besilate–Olmesartan Medoxomil
- Bisoprolol Fumarate
- Isosorbide Dinitrate
- Isosorbide Mononitrate
- Perindopril Erbumine
- Tadalafil Xtenda
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Indopril* used for?
Generic for Indopril* (Perindopril Erbumine) is used to treat high blood pressure. It is also prescribed to prevent heart attack in individuals with coronary artery disease. Besides, this medicine improves blood flow in the circulatory system. It belongs to a group of drugs called ACE inhibitors. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Indopril*?
The dosage of Generic for Indopril* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label. Generic for Indopril* can be taken with or without food. Take this medicine with a full glass of water
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Indopril*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Indopril* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Indopril*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Indopril*, seek medical attention immediately. Some of the overdose symptoms of this drug are light-headedness, fainting, or severe dizziness.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Indopril*?
- Potassium chloride
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Indopril*
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Indopril*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Indopril* can interact with certain potassium supplements, diuretics, salt substitutes containing potassium, and gold injections used for treating arthritis.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Indopril*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Indopril* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Indopril* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Indopril* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Indopril* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Indopril* can cause side effects such as insomnia, headache, cough, dizziness, back pain, and stomach upset. Some of the serious side effects of this drug include severe stomach pain, fever, viral infection, and swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Indopril*
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Indopril*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Indopril* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Indopril*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Indopril*?
How will Generic for Indopril* work in my body?
How should Generic for Indopril* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Indopril* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Indopril* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.
While taking Generic for Indopril*, drink plenty of water to prevent dehydration. Have your blood pressure checked regularly while taking this medication. Also, laboratory and/or medical tests should be performed periodically to check for kidney or liver function. This medicine should not be used during pregnancy. Generic for Indopril* should be stored at room temperature away from moisture.