Altace Drug

Important Information about Altace


  • Altace generic name is ramipril
  • Altace is one among the angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors
  • It is used in the treatment of high blood pressure, heart attack and survival of a human after a recovery from heart surgery
  • It must be stored at room temperature and keep away from moisture and heat
  • Do not use this drug if you are pregnant or planning to be pregnant
  • Inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease, liver disease, diabetes or heart attack

Side Effects of Altace are:

  • 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
  • Swelling, rapid weight gain

Less serious Altace side effects may include:

  • Cough
  • Dizziness, drowsiness, headache
  • Sleep problems
  • Decreased sex drive, impotence, or difficulty having an orgasm
  • Nausea, vomiting
  • Mild skin itching or rash