RAMIPRIL (ra MI pril) is an ACE inhibitor. This medicine is used to prevent a heart attack, stroke, or other vascular event in people who are at high risk. It is also used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure after a heart attack.
This medicine may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible: -abdominal pain with or without nausea or vomiting -allergic reactions like skin rash or hives, swelling of the hands, feet, face, lips, throat, or tongue -dark urine -difficulty breathing -dizzy, lightheaded or fainting spell -fever or sore throat -irregular heart beat, chest pain -numbness or tingling in fingers or toes -pain or difficulty passing urine -unusually weak -yellowing of the eyes or skin Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome): -change in sex drive or performance -change in taste -cough -headache -tired