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is ramipril a beta blocker

A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
Anti-hypertensive: trial a dihydropyridine of the than amlodipine, or a calcium channel blocker from a different family such as diltiazem or verapamil, or beta blocker w ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Blocking what: Ramipril is angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor which is prescribed for hypertension . When given for patients with diabetes with hypertension , i ... Read More
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Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
What is ramipril?: Ramipril is not a "beta" blocker. It is a member of the angiotensin converting enzyme (ace)-inhibitor class of drugs. Not only does it reduce blood pr ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kai Philipp Olshausen
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Same class: While they are both in the class of so called ACE-Inhibitors, they still may affect you different and it is not always easy to figure out the dose equ ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Yes, possibly: Ramipril is an ace inhibitor for hypertension. Aconite is a homeopathic remedy. The 2 are completely different levels of intervention and would not ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: but which NyQuil, at any rate, there are no interactions. Good that you asked, always exercise caution with multiple medications, best wishes
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Ramipril: As prescribed, it should be safe.
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
High BP.: Despite this dose of Ramipril, your BP is still high. Numbers should be around 120/80, certainly no higher than 140/90. You need better control of y ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. S. Smiley Thakur
30 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Dose doubling: Yes. If your blood pressure isn't well controlled on 10mg and the potassium is normal with an acceptable creatinine, this should be fine. A sk yo ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Dizziness on BP med: I would tell you to speak to your physician about switching the dose before you do. You may not have enough evidence to blame your dizziness on ramipr ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marisa Johnson
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
It varies: the cough usually begins within one to two weeks of starting therapy, but can be delayed up to six months. Women are affected more frequently than men ... Read More
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