Active ingredients: enalapril
What it is used for
HYPERTENSION: Renitec is indicated in the treatment of: - All grades of essential hypertension; - Renovascular hypertension. CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE: Renitec is indicated for the treatment of all degrees of symptomatic heart failure. In such patients, it is recommended that RENITEC 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%, irrespective of the presence or severity of obvious symptoms of heart failure.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White barrel shaped tablet. One side "RENITEC", and the other side scored
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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 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.
Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)
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