Trade name: Adpace
Strength: Losartan potassium 50 mg, perindopril 4 mg
Active ingredient: Losartan potassium, perindopril
Category: Perindopril is an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. Losartan belongs to a group of drugs called angiotensin II receptor antagonists.
Pregnancy category: Perindopril belongs to US FDA pregnancy category D (Positive evidence of risk). Losartan belongs to US FDA pregnancy category D (Positive evidence of risk).
Uses: Adpace tablet is used to treat high blood pressure. Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent heart attacks, heart failure, heart disease, stroke and kidney problems.
How to use: Take Adpace tablet orally with or without food once or twice daily. It does not cure high blood pressure but controls it. If your doctor advises low sodium and low potassium diet along with this medication follow it.
Side Effects: Dizziness, Headache, lightheadedness, tiredness, dry cough, stomach pain, diarrhea
Dosage: Initial Adpace tablet once daily and increse to two daily.
Written by: : healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: August 6th, 2016
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