moexipril

moexipril

 [mo-ek´sĭ-pril″]
an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor used as the hydrochloride salt as an antihypertensive.

moexipril

/mo·ex·i·pril/ (mo-ek´sĭ-pril″) an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor used as the hydrochloride salt as an antihypertensive.

moexipril

an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor.
indications It is prescribed in the treatment of high blood pressure alone or in combination with diuretics and in the treatment of left ventricular dysfunction after myocardial infarction.
contraindications It should not be given to patients with hypersensitivity reactions to angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors or those who are pregnant (especially during 2nd and 3rd trimesters). It should be used with caution in people with renal insufficiency, hypovolemia, or collagen vascular diseases.
adverse effects The side effects most often reported include digestive tract disorders, depression, headache, dizziness, vertigo, sleeping difficulties, chest pains, and palpitations. There can be pronounced first dose hypotension. Anaphylatic reactions can occur, and angiodema can occur at any time during therapy (but usually with first dose).

moexipril

An ACE inhibitor used for managing hypertension, either as a monotherapy or in combination with thiazide diuretics.

Adverse effects
Cough, dizziness, diarrhoea, flu syndrome, fatigue, flushing, myalgia.
References in periodicals archive ?
They include benazepril (Lotensin[R]), captopril (Capoten[R]), enalapril (Vasotec[R]), fosinopril (Monopril[R]), lisinopril (Prinivil[R], Zestril[R]), moexipril (Univasc[R]), perindopril (Aceon[R]), quinapril (Accupril[R]), ramipril (Altace[R]), and trandolapril (Mavik[R]).
oranges, spinach, broccoli, asparagus, cantaloupe, sweet Names: captopril, enalapril, potatoes, tomatoes, and salt lisinopril, moexipril, substitutes that contain quinapril, ramipril potassium.
If you're taking ACE inhibitors, such as captopril, enalapril, lisinopril, moexipril, quinapril or ramipril, be aware that eating foods high in potassium, such as bananas, oranges, green leafy vegetables and salt substitutes, may boost your potassium levels too high in combination with these drugs.
Some commonly prescribe drugs in this class include captopril (Capoten), enalapril (Vasotec), lisinopril (Prinivel, Zestril), benazepril (Lotensin), fosinopril (Monopril), moexipril (Univasc), perindopril (Aceon), ramipril (Altace) and trandolapril (Mavik).
lisinopril, moexipril, perindopril, quinapril, ramipril, trandolapril.
5 to 40 mg qday or BID 60-80% renal/ some fecal Fosinopril 10 to 40 mg/day ~50% renal/~50% bile Lisinopril 10 to 40 mg/day Primarily renal Moexipril 7.
Atmaca, 2003,"Simultaneous determination of moexipril hydrochloride and hydrochlorothiazide in tablets by derivative spectrophotometric and high-performance liquid chromatographic methods," J.
which gained approval for moexipril hydrochloride 7.
So take captopril and moexipril one hour before or two hours after meals.
Drugs in this class include captopril (Capoten[R]), benazepril (Lotensin[R]), enalapril (Vasotec[R]), fosinopril (Monopril[R]), lisinopril (Prinivil[R], Zestril[R]), moexipril (Univasc[R]), ramipril (Altace[R]), and quinapril (Accupril[R]).
BETA BLOCKER PLUS DIURETIC FOR HYPERTENSION atenolol chlorthalidone bisoprolol hydrochlorothiazide ACE INHIBITOR PLUS DIURETIC FOR HYPERTENSION captopril hydrochlorothiazide lisinopril hydrochlorothiazide benazepril hydrochlorothiazide moexipril hydrochlorothiazide quinapril hydrochlorothiazide CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKER PLUS ACE INHIBITOR FOR HYPERTENSION amlodipine benazepril