Lisinopril (Chemmart) is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) lisinopril. On this page you will find out more about Lisinopril (Chemmart), including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: lisinopril
Pack size information
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Information for medicine and pack size:
Lisinopril (Chemmart) 5 mg tablet, 30
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
Hypertension: For treatment of hypertension, lisinopril may be used alone or concomitantly with other classes of antihypertensive agents. Sufficient data have not been provided to support the use of lisinopril in severe hypertension or renovascular hypertension. Congestive heart failure: For treatment of heart failure, it is recommended that lisinopril be administered with a diuretic. Acute myocardial infarction: For treatment of acute myocardial infarction in haemodynamically stable patients, defined as patients who are not in cardiogenic shock and who have a systolic blood pressure greater than 100 mmHg, lisinopril may be initiated within 24 hours of an acute myocardial infarction.
Table of characteristics
Light pink coloured, circular, biconvex, uncoated tablets with '5' embossing and breakline on one side, and 'BL' embossing on the other side.
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|Dosage Form||Tablet, uncoated|
|Route of administration||Oral|
10: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
100: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
14: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
28 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
30 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
50: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
56 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
84 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||3 Years|
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on 1 January 2018
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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