Fosinace 10mg Tablet

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Composition for Fosinace 10mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Fosinace Tablet

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Uses of Fosinace Tablet

Fosinace 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of heart failure and hypertension.
It lowers the risk of heart attack and stroke.
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Side effects of Fosinace Tablet

Common

Decreased blood pressure, Cough, Increased potassium level in blood, Fatigue, Weakness, Dizziness, Renal impairment.

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How to use Fosinace 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. It is better to take Fosinace 10mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Fosinace Tablet works

Fosinace 10mg 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 Fosinace Tablet

Expert advice for Fosinace Tablet

  • You may get a dry cough while using Fosinace. Report to your doctor if there is a persistent cough.
  • Fosinace 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 Fosinace if you’re pregnant or plan to become pregnant. Fosinace may cause birth defects or be fatal to your unborn baby.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Fosinace 10mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fosinace 10mg 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.
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Lactation
Fosinace 10mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Dizziness or weakness due to low blood pressure may occur in
some patients while on Fosinace 10mg Tablet. If you are affected in this way, your ability to drive may be impaired.
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Kidney
Fosinace 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fosinace 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for better dose adjustment.
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Liver
CAUTION
Fosinace 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fosinace 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Lomorin NX 60mg Injection, Heplock 10IU Injection, Captomer 50mg Tablet, Tacromus 2mg Capsule

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fosinace 10mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Fosinopril

No. Fosinace is an antihypertensive drug belonging to a class of medications called ACE inhibitors. It has a different mechanism of action than beta blockers
Q. Is fosinopril same as lisinopril?
No. Fosinopril and lisinopril are two different drugs belonging to same class of ACE inhibitors used in the treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension) and heart failure
Fosinace is an antihypertensive drug that belongs to a class of medications called ACE inhibitors. It is used alone or in combination with other medications to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) and heart failure
It works by inhibiting the action of ACE which results in lowering of high blood pressure and improving blood flow to the heart
Hair loss is not among the known side effects of Fosinace
It does not produce a psychological feeling of extreme happiness or colloquially known as 'feeling high'
Weight gain is a possible side effect of Fosinace, however the frequency of its occurrence is not known.
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Substitutes for Fosinace Tablet

Fovas 10mg Tablet
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