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  • Enalapri
    / CTS


    Active Ingredient
    Enalapril Maleate 5, 10, 20 mg

    Status in Israel
    RX

    Presentation and Status in Health Basket

    Presentation Basket Yarpa Pharmasoft

    Tablets

    30 X 5 mg

    full basket chart 27971 5173

    Tablets

    30 X 10 mg

    full basket chart 27972 5174

    Tablets

    30 X 20 mg

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    Related information


    Dosage

    This medicine should be used at set intervals as determined by the attending doctor.
    The medicine should be taken with water. The medicine may be taken with
    or without food.
    Do not chew; the tablet is intended to be swallowed! The tablet can be
    halved.
    See prescribing information for full details.


    Indications

    Essential hypertension, renovascular hypertension, congestive heart failure and to reduce mortality in patients with all degress of heart failure. To retard the development of symptomatic heart failure in asympyomatic patients with left ventricular dysfunction.


    Contra-Indications

    Known hypersensitivity, history of angioedema related to previous treatment with an ACE inhibitor, pregnancy.


    Special Precautions

    Angioedema of the face, extremities, lips, tongue, glottis and/or larynx has been reported. Excessive hypotension, patients with ischemic heart or cerebrovascular disease. Periodic monitoring of white blood cell counts in patients with collagen vascular disease and renal disease should be considered. Lactation, pediatrics, impaired renal function, hyperkalemia, surgery/anesthesia, cough.
    See prescribing information for full details.


    Side Effects

    Adverse experiences were mild and transient in nature. In clinical trials, discontinuation of therapy due to clinical adverse experiences was required in 3.3% of patients with hypertension, and in 5.7% of patients with heart failure. Fatigue, orthostatic effects, asthenia, diarrhea, nausea, headache, dizziness, cough, rash.
    See prescribing information for full details.


    Drug interactions

    Alcohol, allopurinol, NSAIDs, antidepressants, antidiabetics, cyclosporin, diuretics, lithium, nitrates, estrogens and progesterones, potassium salts, carbenoxolone.


    Manufacturer
    CTS Chemical Industries Ltd
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