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Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet

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Composition for Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet

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52.06
₹5.21/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Dexace Tablet

Uses of Dexace Tablet

Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure and heart failure.

Dexace Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Dexace are Decreased blood pressure, Cough, Increased potassium level in blood, Fatigue, Weakness, Dizziness, Renal impairment.

How to use Dexace Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Dexace Tablet works

Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It works by reducing stress on the heart and relaxing blood vessel so that blood flows more smoothly and the heart can pump blood more efficiently.
In Depth Information on Dexace Tablet

Expert advice for Dexace Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet to improve blood pressure.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces the chance of future heart attack & strokes.
  • It may also be used to treat chronic (long-standing) heart failure.
  • It protects kidney function, which is especially useful for people with diabetes or mild-to-moderate kidney diseases.
  • Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet can make you feel dizzy for the first few days.  Take it preferably at bedtime and rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Let your doctor know about any dizziness, cough, or throat irritation that doesn't go away.
  • Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet may cause the level of potassium in blood to go up. Avoid taking potassium supplements and potassium-rich foods such as banana and broccoli.
  • Do not take it during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet.
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Dexace Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Dexace Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for dose adjustment.
Liver
CAUTION
Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine.

What if you miss a dose of Dexace Tablet?

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If you miss a dose of Dexace 2.5 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Dexace

High blood pressure and diabetes
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
just telling high BP and sugar wil not help in giving u medicinetell the details since when u have diabetes and hypertensionwhat medicine u taking for bothand also do following blood testHba1c, Blood sugar ( fasting & PP), Urine routine, CBC, ESR, Lipid profile, Thyroid profile, Serum creatinine, BUN, eGFR, AST & ALT
How to maintain high blood pressure?What type of restrictions in High blood pressure?
Dr. Saurabh Arora
Heart Specialist
Avoid fried food and extra salts and regular exercise
What precautions taken to control High blood pressure
Dr. Ravi Shankar M.
Ayurveda
Walking, reduce stress, Reduce stress levels, and Tab Siledin 1-0-1 after food for one motnhs
What is the best cure for high blood pressureB P 160/90
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
Hello, greetings from 1mg.com You need medications Kindly consult nearby physician for examination and proper managementTake salt restricted diet Avoid fatty foods Exercise daily, walk for 1 km
High blood pressure and high cholesterol.How can I control it
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
salt restricted diet, oily food to avoid, take abana tab 2 tab twice, arjunin cap 2 cap twicedaily do physical exercise
At times feel full of anger that results in high blood pressure
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
Anger is a natural emotional response to feeling of being wronged and/ or not being able to protect oneself from being wronged. The anger response looses it's relevance when perception of being wronged may be exaggerated or misplaced. It may happen in depression, anxiety, mood disorders, substance use disorders, psychotic disorders or impulse control disorders etc. Anger management is aimed at identifying the triggers and the thought patterns behind this response. You can start by identifying what makes you angry and why and then start analysing your perceptions. You may see a psychotherapist/psychiatrist to guide you. Some anger issues are biological impulse control issues and one needs medicines to treat them. Treatment of primary psychiatric conditions like depression, anxiety and psychosis also mitigates anger.
Any proper medicine for high Blood pressure 150/90 without any side effect with minimum dose per day.
Dr. Anshul Varshney
General Physician
Hello, Welcome to 1mg. I am Anshul Varshney for your help. The best one would be a Amlodipine. However, your kidney functions, pulse rate would be the factors in deciding the appropriate dosages and drug.

Frequently asked questions about Dexace Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Ramipril
Q. Is Dexace safe to use?
Dexace is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Dexace a diuretic?
No, Dexace is not a diuretic. It belongs to a class of drugs called ACE inhibitors (angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors), which is mainly used to reduce high blood pressure.
Q. Is Dexace a nitrate or a statin?
Dexace is neither a nitrate nor a statin. It is an ACE inhibitor used to treat high blood pressure.
Q. Can I take Dexace with Ibuprofen?
Ibuprofen can be taken with Dexace, however, it is known that ibuprofen and other NSAIDs may reduce the antihypertensive effects of ramipril. Consult your doctor about any medications currently taken before starting and while on ramipril
Q. Does Dexace cause cough?
Yes, non-productive tickling cough, is one of the common side effects of Dexace.
Q. Does Dexace cause frequent urination?
No, Dexace has no known effect on increasing the frequency of urination. It may rarely increase the urine output but not affect the frequency of urination.
Q. Does Dexace cause itching?
Yes, Dexace may cause itching of skin. However, It is not very commonly observed.
Q. Does Dexace cause an increase in potassium levels in the blood?
Yes, increased potassium levels in the blood (hyperkalemia) is one the common side effects of Dexace.
Q. Does Dexace cause depression?
Yes, Dexace may cause depression; however, it is not very commonly observed.
Q. Does Dexace known to cause thinning of the blood?
No. Dexace has no known effect on blood thinning.
Q. Can I take Dexace with sildenafil?
Yes, Dexace can be taken with Sildenafil. However, there could be an excessive fall in blood pressure when taken together and you can experience symptoms like dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, flushing, headache, or an increased heart rate. So, special caution must be taken when taking both the drugs together and inform your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Dexace with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Dexace with Heparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Heparin: Celparin
Dexace with Allopurinol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Allopurinol: Urinol, Zeric
Dexace with Enoxaparin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Enoxaparin: Cnoxrin
Dexace with Azathioprine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Azathioprine: Thioprinz
Dexace with Lithium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lithium: Psycolith
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Aspirin / Acetylsalicylic acid: Disprin
Dexace with Glimepiride
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Glimepiride: Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee, Prideme, Glimpse, Glimipill, Sunglim, Sysril, Glydin, Glyde
Dexace with Glipizide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Glipizide: Glunase
Dexace with Silymarin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Silymarin: Lyma
Dexace with Gliclazide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Gliclazide: Diabic, Glywin
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Substitutes for Dexace Tablet

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