Effect of extra dose of Ramipril

Patient : I take Ramipril 5mg everyday morning as per doctor's prescription. But by mistake I took another 5mg at night too. Will this have any adverse effect?
Symptoms:  Nil
Doctor :   Hi Thank you for the question. Ramipril is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) or congestive heart fai lure, and to improve survival after a heart attack. Overdose can cause: -Blurred vision -confusion -dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position -sweating -unusual tiredness or weakness. If any of these symptoms develop please seek immediate medical attention. I hope this will help you. Take care.

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