Active ingredients: enalapril
What it is used for
HYPERTENSION ,Enalapril is indicated in the treatment of all grades of essential hypertension and renovascular hypertension. ,CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE ,Enalapril is indicated for the treatment of all degrees of symptomatic heart failure. In such patients, it is recommended that Enalapril be administered together with a diuretic. ,LEFT VENTRICULAR DYSFUNCTION ,All degrees of left ventricular dysfunction where the left ventricular ejection fraction is less than 35 percent, irrespective of the presence or severity of obvious symptoms of heart failure.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Protect from Moisture
- Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White to off white, round, flat faced, beveled edge tablets with breakline on one side and "20" debossed on the other side.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on January 1, 2019. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient enalapril
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems