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Brand name: Perindopril (AN) TM

Active ingredients: perindopril

What it is used for

PERINDOPRIL AN is indicated for: the treatment of heart failure. In such patients it is recommended that PERINDOPRIL AN be given with a diuretic and/or digoxin under close medical supervision. (The safety and efficacy of PERINDOPRIL AN has not been demonstrated for New York Heart Association Category IV patients),PERINDOPRIL AN is indicated for: The treatment of hypertension;,PERINDOPRIL AN is indicated for: Patients with established coronary artery disease (See Clinical Trials) who are stable on concomitant therapy and have no heart failure to reduce the risk of non-fatal myocardial infarction or cardiac arrest.

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 30 degrees Celsius
  • Store in a Dry Place
  • Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.

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

Visual appearance

A white round biconvex uncoated tablet, 5mm in diameter and 2.45mm in depth.

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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 perindopril

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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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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