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Ramipril Allergy In Children
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 equivalent since the milligrams for each drug can be different. So I say get some advice regarding the dosages you have available and whether it would work safely for a few days. ...Read more
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
What is the medicine that can be a substitute of tazloc 50mg and goes well with ramipril 5mg. Thanks.
Not so much: The ace inhibitor meds which include ramipril are considered category c (possibly safe) in the first trimester but move into category d later in pregnancy because of increased fetal & neonatal problems. Some can pass in breast milk but risk in breast feeding is considered minimal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Changing...: If the cough is mild you may try cough meds although these are not good to take for a long period of time. If cough is severe and persistent(which is usually the case) the only way is changing to an alternative medication. You would have to discuss with your doctor in order to have another type of medication prescribed but please don't make any changes until you consult with him/her. ...Read more
THERE ARE ONLY A FEW: Reasons why to take these two meds at the same time. ...Read more
Ramipril: It is possible that Ramipril has caused your blood pressure to be low enough that you have these symptoms. Whether you are taking it for high blood pressure, or for heart failure, you may find it helpful to get a BP Cuff of your own and check. If you are nearly passing out then please get medical attention right away. ...Read more
May co administer.:
If your BP is high enough for 2 medications,
it is OK to give together
Why did you not check with the doctor who gave you this? ...Read more
Probably not : Siberian ginseng can inhibit the metabolism of ace inhibitors (such as ramipril) -- making it build up in your system and possibly cause your blood pressure to be too low. One review also suggested siberian ginseng could inhibit metabolism of some antidepressants. You would not want either of these results! ...Read more
Which is best for controlling BP. Ramipril, Cardace or Amlodipine.Are there any side effects of them.
Here are some...: Your carefulness to avoid adverse effects from any drugs is highly commanded, but does not fit well with life reality since no doctors can predict what side effects may happen to any patients but with history review and no drug is free of its inherent side effects to few. So, ask doc timely. To consolidate understanding life reality, go to http://formefirst.com/Basics-SelfImprovement.html & ... ...Read more
Can arjuna and hawthorn be taken with ramipril and what are the health benefits of these herbs? Are they safe?
Probably; help heart: We don't have as much information about the interactions of herbs and drugs as is desirable, but as far as known it is safe to combine these with ramipril. Both are tonics for the heart. Hawthorne helps hypertension, angina & heart failure. See http://umm.Edu/health/medical/altmed/herb/hawthorn arjuna may help angina and hypertension. See http://www.Raysahelian.Com/arjuna.Html they are safe. ...Read more
Gfr of 72 at age 45 with hypertension. If BP is controlled with ramipril, can this GFR remain stable for decades?
Take ramipril and toperlol for hbp but it still sometimes runs a little high in the afternoons 150/95, is this concerning?
This is too high: But what does it run on average? ...Read more
Are herbal suppliments hawthorne and arjuna safe to take if i'm taking ramipril? What are the benefits of these suppliments?
Probably; help heart: We don't have as much information about the interactions of herbs and drugs as is desirable, but as far as known it is safe to combine these with ramipril. Both are tonics for the heart. Hawthorne helps hypertension, angina &heart failure. See http://umm.Edu/health/medical/altmed/herb/hawthorn arjuna may help angina and hypertension. See http://www.Raysahelian.Com/arjuna.Html. ...Read more
I am told that having hydrochlorothiazide in combination with ramipril for years together can cause loss of sodium and other problem in body.
Diuretics and sodium: Using a diuretic, like hyrdochlorothiazide (hctz (hydrochlorothiazide)) can cause a drop in sodium (na) levels in your blood. Ramipril (r) has no effect on your na level, as its anti-hypertensive effect is based on its making your arteries more compliant which lowers blood pressure. If low na levels are a problem for you, ask your doctor if there are different options for your blood pressure control other than hctz (hydrochlorothiazide). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer