Ramipril

generic for Altace

Ramipril Warnings

This drug can cause serious (possibly fatal) harm to an unborn baby if used during pregnancy. Therefore, it is important to prevent pregnancy while taking this medication. Consult your doctor for more details and to discuss the use of reliable forms of birth control while taking this medication. If you are planning pregnancy, become pregnant, or think you may be pregnant, contact your doctor right away.
  • May cause dizziness
  • Do not use this drug if you become pregnant.
  • May sprinkle capsule contents on applesauce. Swallow mixture immediately without chewing.
  • This drug may impair the ability to operate a vehicle, vessel (e.g., boat), or machinery. Use care until you become familiar with its effects.
  • May cause a dry cough. If the dry cough persists or becomes distressing report to your Doctor.
  • This medicine may be taken with or without food.
  • Read the boxed warning information for this medication.

Lactation Warnings

  • INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE; NO KNOWN ADVERSE INFANT EFFECTS

Pregnancy Warnings

  • Fetal death/morbidity w/use in 2nd & 3rd trimester, stop when pregnancy detected