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What is the generic name of Prestarium?

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Dr. Kerry Pottinger

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Posted on Wed, 2 Apr 2014 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: Hello, I have a question reg the following medicine. My mother is taking Prestarium A 5 mg for blood pressure. it is a European medicine.I need to know the US version and the chemical ingredients to give this info to the american doctor. Thank you.XXXX
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Answered by Dr. Kerry Pottinger 15 minutes later
Brief Answer: Perindopril 5mg Detailed Answer: Hi, Thank you for using Healthcare Magic. Prestarium A 5 mg is a widely used medication for the control of blood pressure. The generic name is perindopril. You should have no problem with obtaining this drug in the US with a prescription. I hope this is of help. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact me. Regards, Dr K A Pottinger, MBChB FRCA
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Thank you for your help! XXXX
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Answered by Dr. Kerry Pottinger 14 hours later
Brief Answer: Thank you. Detailed Answer: Hi, Glad to be of help. If you have no further questions, you may close the query. Regards, Dr K A Pottinger, MBChB FRCA
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