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Brand name: Monace TM

Active ingredients: fosinopril

What it is used for

MONACE is indicated for the treatment of mild to moderate hypertension. MONACE is effective alone as initial therapy or in combination with other antihypertensive agents. The antihypertensive effects of MONACE and diuretics used concomitantly are approximately additive. Data have not been provided to support the use of MONACE in severe or renovascular hypertension. Heart failure: MONACE is indicated for the management of heart failure when added to conventional therapy, including diuretics.

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
  • Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

White to off-white, arc-rectangular shaped tablet, with 'G' scoreline 'G' on one side and 'FS' scoreline '10' on the other side.

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Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Is this medicine subsidised?

This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on November 1, 2018. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient fosinopril

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.

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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

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