Aceten

Manufactured by: Wockhardt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Captopril (12.5 mg)

Prescription Required

192 people have bought this recently

Aceten

Manufactured by: Wockhardt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Captopril (12.5 mg)

Prescription Required

192 people have bought this recently

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Aceten Information

Aceten, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Tablet. It is primarily used for the treatment of High BP. Other than this, Aceten has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

The right dosage of Aceten depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Some other side effects of Aceten have been listed ahead. Normally, these side effects of Aceten are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

Aceten's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Mild while nursing. In addition, Aceten's effects on the liver, heart and kidney are discussed below in the Aceten related warnings section.

Aceten is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Angioedema, Heart Disease, Hyperkalemia as it can result in adverse effects. Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Aceten contraindications section.

Drug interactions for Aceten have been reported in the medical literature. See below for a complete list.

In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Aceten is not safe while driving, and is is not addictive in nature.

  1. Aceten Benefits & Uses
  2. Aceten Dosage & How to Take
  3. Aceten Side Effects
  4. Aceten Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Aceten with Other Drugs
  6. Aceten Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Aceten
  8. Aceten Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Aceten Benefits & Uses

Aceten is used to treat the following -

  1. High BP Primary
  2. Heart Failure
  3. Heart Attack
  4. Diabetic Nephropathy

Aceten Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Aceten

Captopril

Aceten Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Aceten is used -

  1. Decreased blood pressure
  2. Cough Mild
  3. Increased Potassium level in Blood
  4. Fatigue Mild
  5. Weakness
  6. Dizziness Mild
  7. Renal Impairment
  8. Nausea or vomiting
  9. Hair Loss Mild
  10. Constipation Moderate
  11. Shortness of Breath Moderate

Aceten Related Warnings

Is the use of Aceten safe for pregnant women?

Aceten shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Aceten safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women can take Aceten as it bears very minor side effects for them.

Mild

What is the effect of Aceten on the Kidneys?

Aceten rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Aceten on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Aceten on the liver have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Aceten on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Aceten on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Aceten with Other Drugs

Aceten should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Aceten Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Aceten unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Angioedema
  2. Allergy
  3. Jaundice
  4. Heart Disease
  5. Kidney Disease
  6. Hyperkalemia

Frequently asked Questions about Aceten

Is this Aceten habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Aceten has not been reported.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Aceten can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Aceten is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Aceten for mental disorders.

No

Aceten Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Aceten

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Aceten with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Aceten

Information about the interaction of Aceten and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 163-168
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 500-502
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Capoten® (captopril)
  4. Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Captopril Sandoz® (captopril)
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