Ramistar 5mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:14 am

Ramistar 5mg Tablet

Uses of Ramistar 5mg Tablet

Ramistar 5mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Hypertension, Heart Failure

Side effects of Ramistar 5mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Ramistar 5mg Tablet are – Fever, Headache, Insomnia, Sleep Disturbance, Chest Pain, Abdominal Pain, Constipation, Diarrhea,Nausea, Vomiting

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Ramistar 5mg Tablet

Do not use Ramistar 5mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Ramipril

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Ramistar 5mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Ramistar 5mg Tablet works

Ramistar 5mg Tablet contains – Ramipril

Ramipril works by blocking a substance in the body that causes blood vessels to tighten. As a result, ramipril relaxes the blood vessels. This lowers blood pressure and increases the supply of blood and oxygen to the heart.

Dosage of Ramistar 5mg Tablet

The dosage of Ramistar 5mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Ramistar 5mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Ramistar 5mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Ramcor 5mg Capsule  ( Ipca Laboratories Ltd. )

75.03  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Ramipril 5mg Tablet  ( Micro Labs Ltd. )

74.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Reopres 5mg Tablet  ( Pulse Pharmaceuticals )

48.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Ramace 5mg Tablet  ( AstraZeneca )

111.06  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- allopurinol, bone marrow depressants, corticosteroids systemic, procainamide: Increased risk of fatal neutropenia or agranulocytosis.

CNS depressants, other hypotensionproducing drugs: Additive hypotensive effect.

cyclosporine, potassium preparations, potassium-sparing diuretics: Possibly hyperkalemia.

insulin, oral antidiabetics: Increased risk of hypoglycemia.

lithium: Increased risk of lithium toxicity.

NSAIDs, sympathomimetics: Decreased antihypertensive effect of ramipril.

sodium aurothiomalate: Increased risk of nitritoid reaction facial flushing, nausea, vomiting, hypotension.

telmisartan: Possibly increased risk of adverse effects, especially renal dysfunction.

tetracyclines: Reduced tetracycline absorption.

Food :- low-salt milk, salt substitutes: Increased risk of hyperkalemia.

Activity :- alcohol use: Additive hypotensive effects.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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