Altace (ramipril) is an ACE inhibitor. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme.

Altace is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) or congestive heart failure, and to improve survival after a heart attack.

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  • Altace
  • Severity: Major
    You should check with your doctor immediately if any of these side effects occur when taking ramipril:

    More common:
    Blurred vision
    confusion
    dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position
    sweating
    unusual tiredness or weakness
    Less common:
    Arm, back, or jaw pain
    chest pain or discomfort
    chest tightness or heaviness
    chills
    cloudy urine
    cold sweats
    decrease in urine output or decrease in urine-concentrating ability
    fainting
    fast or irregular heartbeat
    nausea
    shortness of breath
    Severity: Minor
    Some of the side effects that can occur with ramipril may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:

    More common:
    Cough
    Less common:
    Diarrhea
    feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings
    sensation of spinning
    vomiting
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