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Enalapril

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Enalapril Unison Laboratories information

Enalapril Unison Laboratories is one of the most effective anti-hypertensive drugs in the market. Belonging to the angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitors category of drugs, Enalapril Unison Laboratories helps to keep raising blood pressure under control thereby reducing the risk factors of this disease. Since hypertension works out the heart muscles to cause early arterial failure, Enalapril Unison Laboratories stands in the way and helps to keep your heart healthy, indirectly. Like all other ACE inhibitors, Enalapril Unison Laboratories checks the functionality of enzymes that restricts the path of smooth blood flow through the blood vessel. This helps the heart to pump more blood at ease and with lesser pressure. Enalapril Unison Laboratories is compimented with other drugs to prevent cardiac failures. However, a qualified physicain needs to be qualified before taking this drug.

Enalapril Unison Laboratories warnings

For prescribing the right dosage to you, your doctor needs to know in details about your past and present medical conditions. Don't forget to inform him before he prescribes Enalapril Unison Laboratories to you, if you are already suffering from any of the following diseases:

Diabetes;

Heart disease;

High levels of potassium in your blood;

Kidney disease;

Liver disease;

Lupus;

Salt-restricted diet;

Scleroderma;

Stroke.

Listed in FDA pregnancy category D, Enalapril Unison Laboratories can be extremely harmful for pregnant women. This can be as severe as untimely death of the embryo in the mother's womb, if Enalapril Unison Laboratories is taken during the matured stage of pregnancy. So far, Doctors are unsure as to whether this drug contaminates breast milk or not. However, don't take this drug before consulting doctors during pregnancy or while nursing a newborn baby. So far, no rigorous testing of this drug have been done on children and aged individuals.

Enalapril Unison Laboratories may not work in proper harmony with all other drugs. You should also let the doctor know if you are already taking any of the following drugs before he prescribes Enalapril Unison Laboratories:

Aldactone

Bumex

Dyazide

Dyrenium

Eskalith

HCTZ

HydroDiuril

K-Dur

Klor-Con

Lasix

Lithobid

Lozol

Maxzide

Midamor

Water pills

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Enalapril Unison Laboratories Side effects

Intake of Enalapril Unison Laboratories may cause allergic reactions like breathing trouble, closed throat, swollen lips, tongue, or face. However, this drug can also cause fatal side effects like severe chest pain, difficulty in passing urine, drowsiness to the extent of getting unconscious, various types of infections and rise in body temperature. Don't ignore such symptoms as they can have dire consequences. Rush to your doctor in such cases.

Users of Enalapril Unison Laboratories may experience headache, dry, tickling cough, nerve disorders like lack of sensation in the hands, feet, arms, or legs, vomiting, tiredness very often. These side effects are common but less harmful.

Side effects like excruciating stomach pain, skin allergy, yellow eyes, logical disfunctioning, fluctuating heartbeat, nervousness, palpitation are rare but found.

Enalapril Unison Laboratories overdose

There is no denying the fact that Enalapril Unison Laboratories is a wonder drug. But to be on the safer side it is always better to consult a physician and be sure about what is the right dose for you. So far no serious cases of Enalapril Unison Laboratories overdose has been found. However, the symptoms of Enalapril Unison Laboratories are extreme drowsiness, lethargy, fainting etc. As soon as you feel that an overdose has been taken by mistake rush to a doctor for the corrective measures.

On the other hand, a missed dose of Enalapril Unison Laboratories does not cause harmful damages. If you have missed a dose, just skip the earlier dose and take the scheduled one. Remember, a wonder drug can cause fatal effects if taken without care.

Enalapril Unison Laboratories Usage Guidelines

Rely on the doctor for the right usage guidelines. Normally Enalapril Unison Laboratories is taken with a full glass of water. Avoid taking alcohol during medication with Enalapril Unison Laboratories. The combination of both pulls down blood pressure level and may lead to tremendous dizziness. Special care needs to be taken while driving or working on a machine after taking this drug. Also, it is absolutely important to maintain higher intake of fluid to keep dehydration at a bay. Intake of food with higher potassium measure is a strict no-no. Don't forget to store this drug at room temperature, far from moisture and heat to get the bets results.

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Enalapril pharmaceutical active ingredients containing related brand and generic drugs:

infoActive ingredient is the part of the drug or medicine which is biologically active. This portion of the drug is responsible for the main action of the drug which is intended to cure or reduce the symptom or disease. The other portions of the drug which are inactive are called excipients; there role is to act as vehicle or binder. In contrast to active ingredient, the inactive ingredient's role is not significant in the cure or treatment of the disease. There can be one or more active ingredients in a drug.


Enalapril available forms, composition, doses:

infoForm of the medicine is the form in which the medicine is marketed in the market, for example, a medicine X can be in the form of capsule or the form of chewable tablet or the form of tablet. Sometimes same medicine can be available as injection form. Each medicine cannot be in all forms but can be marketed in 1, 2, or 3 forms which the pharmaceutical company decided based on various background research results.
Composition is the list of ingredients which combinedly form a medicine. Both active ingredients and inactive ingredients form the composition. The active ingredient gives the desired therapeutic effect whereas the inactive ingredient helps in making the medicine stable.
Doses are various strengths of the medicine like 10mg, 20mg, 30mg and so on. Each medicine comes in various doses which is decided by the manufacturer, that is, pharmaceutical company. The dose is decided on the severity of the symptom or disease.

Price
Apo-Enalapril 10 mg Tablet0.62 USD
Apo-Enalapril 2.5 mg Tablet0.44 USD
Apo-Enalapril 20 mg Tablet0.75 USD
Apo-Enalapril 5 mg Tablet0.52 USD
Co Enalapril 10 mg Tablet0.62 USD
Co Enalapril 2.5 mg Tablet0.44 USD
Co Enalapril 20 mg Tablet0.75 USD
Co Enalapril 5 mg Tablet0.52 USD
Enalapril maleate 10 mg tablet1.09 USD
Enalapril maleate 2.5 mg tablet0.82 USD
Enalapril maleate 20 mg tablet1.56 USD
Enalapril maleate 5 mg tablet1.03 USD
Enalapril maleate powder9.18 USD
Enalaprilat 1.25 mg/ml vial3.6 USD
Mylan-Enalapril 10 mg Tablet0.62 USD
Mylan-Enalapril 2.5 mg Tablet0.44 USD
Mylan-Enalapril 20 mg Tablet0.75 USD
Mylan-Enalapril 5 mg Tablet0.52 USD
Novo-Enalapril 10 mg Tablet0.62 USD
Novo-Enalapril 2.5 mg Tablet0.44 USD
Novo-Enalapril 20 mg Tablet0.75 USD
Novo-Enalapril 5 mg Tablet0.52 USD
Pms-Enalapril 10 mg Tablet0.62 USD
Pms-Enalapril 2.5 mg Tablet0.44 USD
Pms-Enalapril 20 mg Tablet0.75 USD
Pms-Enalapril 5 mg Tablet0.52 USD
Ratio-Enalapril 10 mg Tablet0.62 USD
Ratio-Enalapril 2.5 mg Tablet0.44 USD
Ratio-Enalapril 20 mg Tablet0.75 USD
Ratio-Enalapril 5 mg Tablet0.52 USD
Sandoz Enalapril 10 mg Tablet0.62 USD
Sandoz Enalapril 2.5 mg Tablet0.44 USD
Sandoz Enalapril 20 mg Tablet0.75 USD
Sandoz Enalapril 5 mg Tablet0.52 USD
Tablets; Oral; Enalapril Maleate 10 mg
Tablets; Oral; Enalapril Maleate 2.5 mg
Tablets; Oral; Enalapril Maleate 20 mg
Tablets; Oral; Enalapril Maleate 40 mg
Tablets; Oral; Enalapril Maleate 5 mg
Taro-Enalapril 10 mg Tablet0.62 USD
Taro-Enalapril 2.5 mg Tablet0.44 USD
Taro-Enalapril 20 mg Tablet0.75 USD
Taro-Enalapril 5 mg Tablet0.52 USD
Vaseretic 10-25 mg tablet3.15 USD
Vaseretic 5-12.5 mg tablet1.49 USD
Vasotec 10 mg tablet1.11 USD
Vasotec 2.5 mg tablet0.78 USD
Vasotec 20 mg tablet1.34 USD
Vasotec 5 mg tablet0.92 USD

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Enalapril destination | category:

infoDestination is defined as the organism to which the drug or medicine is targeted. For most of the drugs what we discuss, human is the drug destination.
Drug category can be defined as major classification of the drug. For example, an antihistaminic or an antipyretic or anti anginal or pain killer, anti-inflammatory or so.


Enalapril Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical codes:

infoA medicine is classified depending on the organ or system it acts [Anatomical], based on what result it gives on what disease, symptom [Therapeutical], based on chemical composition [Chemical]. It is called as ATC code. The code is based on Active ingredients of the medicine. A medicine can have different codes as sometimes it acts on different organs for different indications. Same way, different brands with same active ingredients and same indications can have same ATC code.


Enalapril pharmaceutical companies:

infoPharmaceutical companies are drug manufacturing companies that help in complete development of the drug from the background research to formation, clinical trials, release of the drug into the market and marketing of the drug.
Researchers are the persons who are responsible for the scientific research and is responsible for all the background clinical trials that resulted in the development of the drug.


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References

  1. Dailymed."ENALAPRIL MALEATE TABLET [NCS HEALTHCARE OF KY, INC DBA VANGARD LABS]". https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailym... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  2. Dailymed."ENALAPRIL MALEATE; HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE: DailyMed provides trustworthy information about marketed drugs in the United States. DailyMed is the official provider of FDA label information (package inserts).". https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailym... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  3. "enalapril". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/co... (accessed August 28, 2018).

Frequently asked Questions

Can i drive or operate heavy machine after consuming Enalapril?

Depending on the reaction of the Enalapril after taken, if you are feeling dizziness, drowsiness or any weakness as a reaction on your body, Then consider Enalapril not safe to drive or operate heavy machine after consumption. Meaning that, do not drive or operate heavy duty machines after taking the capsule if the capsule has a strange reaction on your body like dizziness, drowsiness. As prescribed by a pharmacist, it is dangerous to take alcohol while taking medicines as it exposed patients to drowsiness and health risk. Please take note of such effect most especially when taking Primosa capsule. It's advisable to consult your doctor on time for a proper recommendation and medical consultations.

Is Enalapril addictive or habit forming?

Medicines are not designed with the mind of creating an addiction or abuse on the health of the users. Addictive Medicine is categorically called Controlled substances by the government. For instance, Schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US are controlled substances.

Please consult the medicine instruction manual on how to use and ensure it is not a controlled substance.In conclusion, self medication is a killer to your health. Consult your doctor for a proper prescription, recommendation, and guidiance.

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Review

sDrugs.com conducted a study on Enalapril, and the result of the survey is set out below. It is noteworthy that the product of the survey is based on the perception and impressions of the visitors of the website as well as the views of Enalapril consumers. We, as a result of this, advice that you do not base your therapeutic or medical decisions on this result, but rather consult your certified medical experts for their recommendations.

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What is the dose of Enalapril drug you are taking?
According to the survey conducted among sDrugs.com website users, the maximum number of people are using the following dose 1-5mg. Few medications come in only one or two doses. Few are specific for adult dose and child dose. The dose of the medicine given to the patient depends on the severity of the symptom/disease. There can be dose adjustments made by the doctor, based on the progression of the disease. Follow-up is important.
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1-5mg1
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11-50mg1
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