What is Gopten (Trandolapril) used for?
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Gopten (Trandolapril) is an ACE inhibitor prescribed to treat patients suffering from mild to moderate hypertension. The medication operates by dilating blood vessels in the body to allow easier circulation and reduce the amount of work required by the heart. This action reduces symptoms associated with this condition such as dizziness, faintness, or severe headaches. Your physician may also prescribe it to treat other conditions that are not listed here.
How should I use Gopten (Trandolapril)?
Gopten (Trandolapril) is typically administered at a dosage of one tablet taken once or twice each day. Your particular dosage and frequency of application will be determined according by your current health and the severity of your symptoms. Always swallow the capsules whole with a large glass of water. Never split or open the capsules before application as this may destroy or alter the effects of their contents. Ask your pharmacist or physician if you have any questions about the medicine to ensure the correct usage.
What are the side effects of Gopten (Trandolapril)?
The use of Gopten (Trandolapril) may cause side effects in some patients including:
Inform your physician if any symptoms become more severe or if other side effects occur such as irregular heartbeats, sensitive skin, high potassium levels, faintness, decreased urination, chest pain, or low calcium levels. These may require medical attention or adjustments to your regimen to prevent further problems from occurring.
Gopten (Trandolapril) should not be used to treat patients with angioneurotic edema, an outflow tract obstruction, or aortic stenosis. Also inform your physician if you have heart failure, diabetes, hardening of the arteries, or decreased fluid levels in the body as these conditions may require adjustments to your regimen to prevent potential problems that may occur.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Gopten (Trandolapril). 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.