Ramipril-long term use

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Has anybody been on Ramipril-long term use, like 6 years? Have u had any side-effects like nausea sometimes?

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    Any drug can cause side effects.  I wasn't on Ramipril long enough to suffer from nausea.  It caused a cough, so I was taken off it and put on a different drug.  My BP has been much better since then.

    Have you discussed it with your GP or BP Clinic?

     

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    I have to agree with mrsmop, I had the same problem ie: cough, my medication was changed ,and my blood pressure is now under control ,,,,I hope, 
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    Graham, yes I experienced nausea and fleeting head pain very shortly after starting Ramipril a few months ago.  It was a second 'go' at it after getting really ill with an autoimmune disease within a couple of weeks of starting it the first time around some years ago.  Wasn't taking any chances this time so stopped it as soon as the side effects arrived.  
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    Started on Ramipril March 2006 after a heart attack.

    Aslo take simvastatin, atenanol, lanxaprozole and asprin.

    Not had any problems with all these.

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