Captopril (12.5 mg, 25mg, 50mg) Uses, dosage and side effects.
What is captopril?
Captopril is a medication prescribed alone or in combination with hydrochlorothiazide to treat high blood pressure.
How do I use captopril?
Captopril is taken by mouth on an empty stomach or 1 hour before meals, 2 – 3 times daily, or as directed by your doctor.
What are the side effects of captopril?
Due to the mode of action of this medication, dizziness a d lightheadedness may occur in the first few weeks of using this medication. Other side effects of captopril may include:
· Fast/slow/irregular heartbeat
· Cloudy urine