Active Ingredients:perindopril (pronounced per-in-do-pril) and indapamide (pronounced ind-ap-a-mide)
If you do not feel well while you are taking COVERSYL PLUS 5MG/1.25MG then tell your doctor or pharmacist as soon as possible.
All medicines can have side effects. Most of the time they are not serious but sometimes they can be.
COVERSYL PLUS 5MG/1.25MG helps most people with high blood pressure, but it may sometimes have unwanted side effects. These can include:
- A dry cough.
- Feeling tired or as if you have less energy.
- Feeling faint, light-headed, or dizzy.
- Feeling sick or having stomach pain.
- Muscle pain.
- An increased risk of becoming dehydrated (in elderly patients and in patients with heart failure).
- Low potassium levels. Symptoms of low potassium can include a number of those listed above, and very occasionally this may be severe.
Most of these side effects are mild when they occur. Do not be alarmed by this list of possible side effects. You may not experience any of them. However, if you do, or if you notice anything else that is making you feel unwell, you should consult your doctor or pharmacist.
If any of the signs below occur then tell your doctor immediately or go to the Accident and Emergency department at your nearest hospital:
- Swelling of your lips, face, mouth, tongue or throat.
- Purple spots with occasional blisters on the front of your arms and legs and/or around your neck and ears (A rare condition known as Stevens-Johnson Syndrome).
- A fast and irregular heart beat.
- Severe blisters, skin rash, itching or other allergic reactions.
These side effects are extremely rare but can become serious.