enalapril maleate


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enalapril maleate

[enal′əpril]
an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor used as an oral antihypertensive drug.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of hypertension or heart failure or as a preventive for myocardial infarction, stroke, or cardiovascular death.
contraindications It should be used with caution in patients suffering severe salt or fluid depletion or in combination with a potassium-sparing diuretic. ACE inhibitors should not be used during pregnancy, especially during the second and third trimesters.
adverse effects Among the more serious adverse effects are hyperkalemia, cough, hypotension, dizziness, and headache.

enalapril maleate

Teczem®, Vasotec® Cardiology A long-acting IV ACE inhibitor/antihypertensive Adverse effects  Fatigue orthostatic hypotension, diarrhea, N&V, dizziness, headache, cough, dyspnea. See ACE inhibitor, CONSENSUS II, SOLVD.

enalapril maleate

(enal´əpril mālēāt),
n brand names: Vasotec, Vasotec IV;
drug class: angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor;
action: selectively suppresses renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system; inhibits ACE; prevents conversion of angiotensin I to angiotensin II, leading to dilation of arterial and venous vessels;
uses: hypertension, heart failure adjunct.
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