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Vasotec, known by its generic name Enalapril, is a drug of the class Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors. Prescription medicine is used to treat high blood pressure by lowering blood pressure to prevent the risk of strokes, heart ailment, and kidney problems in patients.
It is also effective in treating left ventricular dysfunction to prevent it from developing into cardiac arrest. It works by softening blood vessels to facilitate the smooth flow of blood.
Vasotec is beneficial in treating high blood pressure, also called hypertension, in adults and children older than a month old. It also helps in the treatment of congestive heart failure in grownups.
Enalapril usually takes the form of an immediate and long-acting extended-release tablet to be taken orally by mouth. It is taken once or twice daily without consuming food.
An Important trick to help one remember to take their medication includes taking it at the same time(s) every day. Instructions on its prescription label should be followed very carefully, and the patient should seek clarity in any part they do not comprehend fully.
If the patient uses a suspension form of Vasotec, they should first shake the bottle well before use and carefully use a unique measuring device to measure the correct dose.
Using a household spoon is highly prohibited, and the patient’s doctor will recommend the dose based on response to treatment and medical condition. To get the most from this medication, it is recommended that the patient uses it regularly and keeps using it even if improvement in the condition is visible.
Patients taking Vasotec may experience the following side effects:
However, the most common symptoms of Vasotec are dizziness, weariness, and lightheadedness. Patients are advised to contact their doctor immediately when they experience prolonged effects of particular side effects. Most of these symptoms do not happen very regularly, but they could become serious if they do not seek medical help.
Patients should keep a list of all products they use (including herbal drugs and prescription/nonprescription drugs) and share it with their doctor, who will advise them on any change to their dosage if need be. Products that can interact with this medicine include aliskiren, which suppresses the immune system (sirolimus).
These drugs increase potassium levels in the blood (losartan) and products with ingredients that could raise patients’ blood pressure and increase their chances of heart failure.
Vasotec should be taken as prescribed by a doctor. The patient’s doctor will test their liver, blood pressure, and kidney functions often. One should ask a doctor if they experience prolonged diarrhea and vomiting to avoid dehydration, low blood pressure, or kidney failure.
Starting dose for hypertension is 2.5 mg – 5 mg once daily. The treatment dosage range is between 2.5 mg once per day to 20mg twice per day.
Starting dose is based on body weight calculated by the child’s pediatrician.
Starting dose is 2.5 mg once daily, but the administering doctor may increase it progressively to 40mg daily. These factors determine the dosage a person needs are: body weight, other medications, and other medical conditions. It is vital to use this medicine as prescribed by a doctor.
Storage should be at room temperature away from temperature and children. Patients should not dispose of this medicine in wastewater or the garbage bin. Dispense in a tight container as per USP if its packaging is not intact.
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