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Brand name: Malean

Malean is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) enalapril. On this page you will find out more about Malean, 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: enalapril

Pack size information

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Information for medicine and pack size:
Malean 20 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.

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What this medicine is 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.

Table of characteristics
Table of characteristics
Active ingredient
Visual appearance White to off white, round, flat faced, beveled edge tablets with breakline on one side and "20" debossed on the other side.
Dosage Form Tablet
Route of administration Oral
Medicine schedule
30: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy

There is one type of pack available.

Pack type 1
Pack type 1
Type Blister Pack
Storage temperature Store below 25 degrees Celsius
Storage conditions Protect from Light,Protect from Moisture
Life time 36 Months
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on 1 November 2017

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.

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Is this medication banned in sport?

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