- 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 Tritace* used for?
Generic for Tritace* (Ramipril) is used to treat high blood pressure, which helps to prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems. It belongs to a group of medicines called ACE inhibitors. It works by relaxing blood vessels, thereby improving blood supply to the heart. Ramipril is also prescribed along with a diuretic medication to treat heart failure. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Tritace*?
The dosage of Generic for Tritace* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label. Take Generic for Tritace* with a full glass of water. It can be taken with or without food.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Tritace*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Tritace* 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 Tritace*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Tritace*, seek medical attention immediately. Some of the overdose symptoms of this drug include extreme dizziness, unusually fast or slow heartbeat, or fainting.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Tritace*?
- Glyceryl trinitrate
- Potassium chloride
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Tritace*.
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 Tritace*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Tritace* can interact with immunosuppressants, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, gold injections, water pills, alpha-blockers, potassium supplements, beta-blockers, MAOI antidepressants, and other ACE inhibitors.
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 Tritace*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Tritace* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Tritace* 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 Tritace* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Tritace* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Tritace* can cause side effects such as dry cough, dizziness, light-headedness, decreased sex drive, tiredness, headache, diarrhea, constipation, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, and flushing. Some of the serious side effects of Generic for Tritace* are yellowing of the eyes or skin; swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat; severe dizziness; rash; itching; and trouble breathing. 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 Tritace*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Tritace*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Tritace* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Tritace*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Tritace*?
How will Generic for Tritace* work in my body?
How should Generic for Tritace* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Tritace* 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 Tritace* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug. Generic for Tritace* should not be used during pregnancy and breast feeding. While taking this drug, alcohol should be avoided and also salt substitutes or potassium supplements should not be taken. Before taking Ramipril, inform your doctor if you have diabetes, kidney, heart or liver disease.