Coversyl (Perindopril Erbumine)
What is Coversyl (Perindopril Erbumine) used for?
Coversyl (Perindopril Erbumine) is an oral ACE inhibitor prescribed to treat patients suffering from hypertension or heart failure. The medication relaxes blood vessels throughout the body to increase circulation and lower the amount of work required by the heart. This function may also be useful for preventing heart attacks in patients with stable coronary heart disease. Your physician may prescribe it to treat other unlisted conditions, as well.
How should I use Coversyl (Perindopril Erbumine)?
Strictly follow the instructions provided by your physician while using Coversyl (Perindopril Erbumine) to get the most effective results from treatment. One tablet is normally taken once or twice daily, but your individual dosage will be determined by the condition being treated, your current health, and the severity of your symptoms. These should be swallowed with a full glass of water and may be taken on an empty stomach. Never change the form of the tablets by crushing or splitting them as this may destroy or alter the effects of their contents. Ask your physician any questions you have about the medicine to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Coversyl (Perindopril Erbumine)?
Coversyl (Perindopril Erbumine) may cause side effects in some patients including:
Serious side effects that may require medical attention are flu symptoms, faintness, unusual swelling, weight gain, urinary retention, sensitive skin, high potassium levels, or jaundice. Immediately contact your physician if you experience any severe or worrying symptoms you encounter to make sure the correct alterations are made to your application frequency or dosage to prevent further problems from occurring.
Do not use Coversyl (Perindopril Erbumine) if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, lactose intolerant, allergic to other ACE inhibitors, if the patient is a child, if you have angioneurotic edema, or a history of unusual swelling after taking other similar medications. Also disclose if you are elderly or have diabetes, athersclerosis, mitral valve stenosis, aortic stenosis, collagen vascular disease, renovascular hypertension, renal artery stenosis, hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, low fluid volume, decreased liver function, decreased kidney function, or if you are undergoing allergy desensitisation. These conditions may cause unexpected problems requiring alterations to your regimen.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Coversyl (Perindopril Erbumine). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.