Altace (Ramipril) is used in the treatment of high blood pressure. Ramipril works by preventing the conversion of a chemical in your blood called angiotensin I into a more potent substance that increases salt and water retention in your body. It also enhances blood flow in your circulatory system.
Generic Altace is also marketed as: Acovil, cardace, Ramipril, Tritace.
*Altace® is manufactured by King Pharmaceuticals.