Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule


Overview

Uses of Hopecard AM Capsule
Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of high blood pressure.
Hopecard AM Capsule side effects
Common
  • Decreased blood pressure
  • Sleepiness
  • Taste change
  • Headache
  • Ankle swelling
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Tiredness
  • Palpitations
  • Increased potassium level in blood
  • Cough
  • Stomach upset
How to use Hopecard AM Capsule
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. Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Hopecard AM Capsule works
Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule is a combination of two medicines: Amlodipine and ramipril which lower blood pressure effectively. It works by relaxing blood vessels so that blood flows more smoothly and the heart can pump blood more efficiently.
Hopecard AM Capsule related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule 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
Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule may cause side effects such as dizziness, headaches, nausea or tiredness, all of which could affect your ability to concentrate and drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for dose adjustment.
Liver
CAUTION
Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule for the treatment of high blood pressure.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces chance of future heart attack & strokes.
  • It may cause dizziness. Get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position.
  • Do not take Hopecard AM 5 mg/2.5 mg Capsule if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Hopecard AM

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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
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 1st Dec 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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