I have just started ramipril on the minimum dose and have had very bad headaches, which if they continue will stop me taking it. My initial dose is 2.5 mg with a view to increasing in 2.5mg stages to a max of 7.5 mg but I can not see this happening if the headaches continue.
31 Jul 2012
Hello Alan Smith & welcome to the site. Your medication can cause headaches, & is listed as a less serious side effect. There are many blood pressure meds so if too bothersome, I would contact your doctor about the headaches. I am giving you a link about ramipril below. Good luck & best wishes...
- Ramipril Information for Consumers
- Ramipril Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Ramipril (detailed)
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