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Ramipril/hydrochlorothiazide
(Generic alternative to Altace HCT)

Prescription Required

Manufacturer : Pharmascience Inc.
Formulation : Tablet

Products Dosage Quantity Price
Ramipril/hydrochlorothiazide 10/12.5mg 100 Tablet $68.68 Add to Cart
Ramipril/hydrochlorothiazide 10/25mg 100 Tablet $68.68 Add to Cart

Altace HCT
(Ramipril/Hydrochlorothiazide)

Prescription Required

Manufacturer : Valeant
Formulation :

Products Dosage Quantity Price
Altace HCT 2.5mg/12.5mg 84 Tablet $99.01 Add to Cart
Altace HCT 5/12.5mg 84 $111.26 Add to Cart
Altace HCT 5/25mg 84 Tablet $102.97 Add to Cart
Altace HCT 10/12.5mg 84 Tablet $128.72 Add to Cart
Altace HCT 10/25mg 84 $128.72 Add to Cart

What is Altace HCT /Ramipril/hydrochlorothiazide used for?

Altace HCTZ (Ramipril) a type of medication that treats hypertension (high blood pressure), heart failure, and improves post-heart attack survival. Altace HCTZ is the same as standard Altace HCTZ except that it has Hydrochlorothiazide as an active ingredient. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic which aims to control blood pressure by expelling excess water and salt in the body. Altace HCTZ (Ramipril) is classed as an ACE inhibitor which means that it is an angiotensin converting enzyme.

How should Altace HCT /Ramipril/hydrochlorothiazide be stored?

Altace HCTZ (Ramipril) should be kept away from heat and moisture at room temperature.

General information

This medication should only be used by prescribed patient, do not give it to other people. The information provided is advisory only and does not contain all information pertaining to this medication. Talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider for question about this medication.

How should I take Altace HCT/Ramipril/hydrochlorothiazide ?

In the case that you are becoming dehydrated due to vomiting, diarrhea, sweating, etc; be sure to drink lots of water each day to avoid electrolyte, low pressure, and kidney failure disorders. Schedule regular visits with your doctor. Keep taking Altace HCTZ (Ramipril) even if you start feeling better. Follow your doctor's instructions and the prescription closely; to not take larger amounts than recommended. You can take Altace HCTZ (Ramipril) with or without food but be sure to take it with a glass of water. If you require surgery, inform your surgeon and doctor ahead of time that you are on Altace HCTZ (Ramipril).

When should Altace HCT /Ramipril/hydrochlorothiazide not be taken?

Do not take Altace HCTZ (Ramipril) if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breast feeding. Do not use Altace HCTZ (Ramipril) if you have allergies to: ramipril or to any other ACE inhibitor, such as benazopril (Lotensin), fosinopril (Monopril), enalapril (Vasotec), lisinopril (Prinivil, Zestril), moexipril (Univasc), perindopril (Aceon), captopril (Capoten), quinapril (Accupril), or trandolapril (Mavik).

What precautions should I follow when taking Altace HCT /Ramipril/hydrochlorothiazide ?

Before taking Altace HCTZ (Ramipril) tell your doctor if you have any allergies or if you have: kidney disease (or if you are on dialysis); liver disease; heart disease or congestive heart failure; diabetes; or a connective tissue disease such as Marfan syndrome, Sjogren's syndrome, lupus, scleroderma, or rheumatoid arthritis.

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Altace HCT /Ramipril/hydrochlorothiazide ?

Do not use salt or potassium supplements while on Altace HCTZ (Ramipril). Also, do not drink alcohol while on Altace HCTZ (Ramipril) as it can cause negative effects.

When should Altace HCT /Ramipril/hydrochlorothiazide not be taken?

Serious Altace HCTZ (Ramipril) side effects are (Seek medical attention immediately): feeling light-headed, fainting; urinating more or less than usual, or not at all; fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms; pale skin, easy bruising or bleeding; tired feeling, muscle weakness, and pounding or uneven heartbeats; chest pain; or swelling, rapid weight gain.

Less serious Altace HCTZ (Ramipril) side effects may include: cough; dizziness, drowsiness, headache; sleep problems (insomnia); decreased sex drive, impotence, or difficulty having an orgasm; nausea, vomiting; or mild skin itching or rash.

Altace HCTZ (Ramipril) allergic reactions include (Seek medical attention immediately): hives; severe stomach pain; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat