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Brand name: Fosipril TM
Active ingredients: fosinopril
What it is used for
HYPERTENSION: Treatment of mild to moderate hypertension. Fosinopril is effectine alone as initial therapy or in combination with other antihypertensive agents. The antihypertensive effects of fosinopril and diuretics used concomitantly are approximately additive. Data have not been provided to support the use of fosinopril in severe or renovascular hypertension. HEART FAILURE: Management of heart failure when added to conventional therapy, including diuretics.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Moisture
- Shelf lifetime is 3 Years.
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White, capsule-shaped tablet, embossed with 'FI 20' on one side.
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
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.
Reporting side effects
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You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems
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