Aceon Tablet Medication Information
Generic name: Perindopril erbumine
What is Aceon and for what Aceon is used?
Aceon is used in the treatment of high blood pressure. It works by preventing a chemical in your blood called angiotensin I from converting into a more potent form that increases salt and water retention in your body. Aceon also improves the flow of blood through the circulatory system. Aceon also improves the flow of blood through the circulatory system. Aceon does not cure blood pressure; it merely keeps it under control.
How to Take Aceon
Take Aceon exactly as prescribed by health care provider.
Swallow the capsules with a drink of water. Do not take your medicine more often than directed. Do not take Aceon more frequently than your doctor recommends. If the dose your doctor recommends does not provide relief of your symptoms, or if your symptoms become worse, consult your doctor immediately.
What are the Side Effects of Aceon -
Like other medicines,
Aceon can cause side effects.
Some of the more common side effects of Aceon include•decreased amount of urine passed
•difficulty breathing, or difficulty swallowing
•dizziness, lightheadedness or fainting spells
•fast or uneven heart beat, palpitations, or chest pain
•fever or chills
•numbness or tingling in your fingers or toes
•skin rash, itching
•swelling of your face, lips, or tongue
Aceon intraction with other drugs:
If Aceon is taken with certain other drugs, the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. It is especially important to check with your doctor before combining albuterol with the following: These can affect the way your medicine works. Check with your health care professional before stopping or starting any of your medicines.
Warnings and precautions before taking Aceon :
- Aceon medicine should not be used during pregnancy as it may be harmful to the unborn baby. Seek medical advice from your doctor.
- As diuretics cause your kidneys to produce more urine, you may prefer to take this medicine in the morning rather than before going to bed, as this will reduce the likelihood of you needing to get up in the night to visit the toilet. Seek further advice from your doctor or pharmacist.
- Talk with your physician or pharmacist if you are taking other medications along with Aceon .
- If you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, inform your doctor immediately. It is not known whether Aceon appears in breast milk.
- If you feel you have experienced an allergic reaction, stop using this medicine and inform your doctor or pharmacist immediately.
- Do not drink alcohol while taking Aceon . Alcohol may increase drowsiness caused by Aceon . It may also increase the risk of seizures.
- If you have been taking an oral steroid drug and your doctor does decide to cut back the dosage, there is a remote chance that complications will follow. Inform your doctor of any new symptoms.
- Make sure that your doctor is aware of any drug reactions that you have experienced.
- Do not exceed your doctor's recommended dose of albuterol. If you need more than usual, check with your doctor. Do not, however, change your medication without first consulting your doctor or pharmacist.
What if Overdose of Aceon ?
If you think you or anyone else taken overdose of Aceon , immediately telephone your doctor or contact your local or regional Poisons Information Centre Seek medical attention immediately.
You may need urgent medical attention.
What if Missed Dose of Aceon ?
Take the forgotten dose as soon as you remember; then take any remaining doses for that day at equally spaced intervals. Never take a double dose.
Storage Conditions for Aceon :
Store at room temperature between 20 and 25 degrees C (68 and 77 degrees F). Protect from moisture. Keep the medication away from the children.
Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.
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