Medicine Overview of Dexace Tablet
Dexace 2.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure
. It lowers the risk of heart attack and stroke.
Decreased blood pressure, Cough, Increased potassium level in blood, Fatigue, Weakness, Dizziness, Renal impairment.
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 2.5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Dexace 2.5mg 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
- You may get a dry cough while using Dexace. Report to your doctor if there is a persistent cough.
- Dexace may cause the level of potassium in blood to go up. Avoid taking potassium supplements and potassium-rich foods such as banana and broccoli.
Inform your doctor immediately if you have rapid swelling of the lips, tongue, and throat that may affect breathing.
Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
You shouldn’t take Dexace if you’re pregnant or plan to become pregnant. Dexace may cause birth defects or be fatal to your unborn baby.
Dexace Tablet related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dexace 2.5mg 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.
Dexace 2.5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Dexace 2.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Dexace 2.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dexace 2.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for dose adjustment.
Dexace 2.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dexace 2.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine.
If you miss a dose of Dexace 2.5mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Dexace Tablet
Q. Is Dexace safe to use?
Dexace is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
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.
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Taking Dexace with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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