Trandolapril GALEKS caps. 4 mg. 28caps
Trandolapril GALEKS caps. 4 mg. 28caps
Trandolapril GALEKS WHAT IS AND WHAT IT IS USED
Trandolapril the active ingredient Galeks Trandolapril belongs to a group of medicines called angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (also called ACE inhibitors).
The effect of ACE inhibitors is reducing the tension (relaxation) of blood vessels, making it easier to pump blood from the heart to other parts of the body. This helps to lower blood pressure.
Galeks Trandolapril is used to treat high blood pressure. This medicine may also be applied to protect the heart after a heart attack.
BEFORE YOU TAKE trandolapril GALEKS
He Galeks-Trandolapril take if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to trandolapril, other ACE inhibitor (eg perindopril or ramipril) or any of the ingredients listed in Section 6.-If you have ever had a condition known as angioedema (hives like this caused by nettles) or Quincke's edema (this is a severe allergic skin condition) associated with the use of an ACE inhibitor. - If you are pregnant after the third month. (It is also better to avoid the use of Trandolapril Galeks in early pregnancy - see pregnancy section).
Take special care with trandolapril GALEK
You may have a problem with a sharp drop in blood pressure and renal function if you are a risk group being treated with Trandolapril Galeks. This can cause you sick. You can lie down and one of your surroundings to call an ambulance for emergency medical assistance.
Tell your doctor if you:
You are taking diuretics (water pills) for a long time or have been a low-salt diet.
You have recently had a severe and prolonged vomiting or diarrhea.
You have ever had an allergic reaction (swelling known as edema or angioedema including swelling of the face, lips, tongue or throat with difficulty in swallowing or breathing) to any other ACE inhibitor (eg perindopril or ramipril).
Have a disease known as collagen vascular disease (sometimes it is called connective tissue disease, eg. Lupus or scleroderma).
Have heart failure.
You are on renal dialysis (some used by dialysis membranes may not be appropriate).
Have liver or kidney problems, including transplantation.
You are going to surgery with anesthesia (anesthesia).
Have a narrowing of heart valves (aortic stenosis) or exit the left ventricle.
You are being treated with drugs that lower the immune system.
You have cough. Your doctor may recommend another medication.
You are undergoing apheresis of low-density lipoprotein (removal of cholesterol from your blood through a machine).
You are exposed to sensitizing treatment with hymenoptera venom.
You should tell your doctor if you have determined that you are (or might become) pregnant. Trandolapril Galeks not recommended in early pregnancy, and must be taken after the third month of pregnancy because it may cause serious harm to your baby if used at that stage (see pregnancy section).
Taking other medicines
Other medications can affect the safety and efficacy of Trandolapril Galeks. On the other hand, Trandolapril Galeks can affect performance and safety of other medicines.
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription, herbal or natural products. Be sure to tell your doctor if you are taking any other medicine during treatment with Trandolapril Galeks or immediately after treatment with Trandolapril Galeks.
It is particularly important to tell your doctor or pharmacist if:
Other medicines for high blood pressure, including water tablets (diuretics) such as furosemide and bendroflumetiazid.
Potassium-sparing diuretics (water tablets) such as spironolactone, amiloride and triampteren and potassium-containing dietary supplements.
Anti-inflammatory pain medications (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs - eg. Ibuprofen, diclofenac, indomethacin, aspirin and COX-2 inhibitors). Lithium or tricyclic antidepressants (eg, amitriptyline, dozulepin).
Antidiabetic drugs (insulin, glibenclamide, or gliclazide). ProduktiAlopurinol Antacids (for gout) or procainamide (for irregular heartbeat). Immunosuppressants (eg, cyclosporine), steroids (eg, prednisone, hydrocortisone) and anticancer drugs such lechenie.Antipsihotichni chlorpromazine, thioridazine, flupenthixol.
If you are going to have surgery, it is important to tell your surgeon or dentist that you are taking Trandolapril Galeks. This medicine may affect anesthetics (anesthetic) or other means used for treatment.
Contact your doctor and inform him if you are taking any of the above drugs. You may need to adjust the dosage.
Trandolapril Galeks station with food and drink
You can take Trandolapril Galeks with food or after a meal and liquid. It is recommended not to drink alcohol while taking Trandolapril Galeks. Alcohol also weakens your reactions (see "Driving and using machines').
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine koetoa.
Tell your doctor that you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy. Your doctor will advise you to stop taking Trandolapril Galeks if pregnant or have determined that you are pregnant and will advise you to replace it with a suitable drug. Trandolapril Galeks not recommended in early pregnancy, and must not be taken during the second and third trimester of pregnancy because it may cause serious harm to your baby if used after the third month of pregnancy.
Ask your doctor if you are breast-feeding or going to breast feed. Trandolapril Galeks not recommended for mothers who are breastfeeding and your doctor may choose another treatment for you if you want to breast-feed, especially if your baby is newborn, or was born prematurely.
Driving and operating machinery
Galeks Trandolapril may cause dizziness in some people and weakness especially in early treatment. This condition can be aggravated by alcohol, even in small quantities.
Do not drive, operate machinery, or perform any activities requiring alertness, a few hours after the first dose or any dose increase. Wait to see how you act capsules. If you are unsure about anything, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Important information about some of the ingredients of Trandolapril Galeks
This medicinal product contains lactose. If you are advised by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this medicine lekarstvo.Tozi (capsules 2 mg) contains the excipient E110 Sunset Yellow FCF, which can cause allergic reactions.
HOW TO TAKE trandolapril GALEKS
Always take Trandolapril Galeks exactly as your doctor has told you. If you're not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Swallow the capsules whole with a glass of water without chewing them. Take them at the same time of day.
The number of capsules that you take depends on the condition being treated. If you are taking a diuretic, your doctor may advise you to reduce the dose of diuretic or even stop it before taking Trandolapril Galeks Adults Elderly.
No changes in dose if you have normal kidney function. You should start with a low dose and your doctor will monitor your blood pressure and your kidney function during treatment.
Caution is recommended if at the same time taking diuretics or have impaired cardiac, hepatic or renal function.
DetsaTrandolapril Galeks should not be used by children.
Patients with impaired renal funktsiyaVashiyat doctor will adjust the dose that will take depending on the results of laboratory studies (0,5-1 mg daily). In hemodialysis patients: 0,5 mg daily.
Patients with impaired hepatic function
High blood pressure (hypertension) The usual starting dose is 0,5 mg once daily. Your doctor will probably increase this dose to 1-2 mg daily. The maximum dose is 4 mg dnevno.Patsienti heart failure
Treatment begins in hospital. The usual starting dose is 0,5 mg once daily.
Treatment after a heart attack.
Treatment generally starts very soon - the third day - after a heart attack, low-dose 0,5 mg once daily. Your doctor will probably gradually increase this dose to the maximum dose of 4 mg dnevno.Vazrastni treated with diuretics (water pills) before treatment with Trandolapril Galeks.
Diuretic therapy should be discontinued at least 72 hours (3 days) prior to treatment with Trandolapril Galeks and / or treatment may be initiated with 0,5 mg daily. The dose may be adjusted at the discretion of the physician.
Patients with impaired hepatic function
The initial dose is 0,5 mg daily. Subsequently Your doctor may adjust your dose if you neobhodimo.Ako take more doses Trandolapril Galeks.
Talk to your doctor if you take too much of this medicine and you feel better.
Symptoms of overdose may include: severe low blood pressure, shock (otok lips and throat, causing difficulty breathing) -