Minipril

Manufactured by: Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Enalapril (5 mg)

Prescription Required

160 people have bought this recently

Minipril

Manufactured by: Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Enalapril (5 mg)

Prescription Required

160 people have bought this recently

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Minipril Information

Minipril is a prescription medicine that is available as a Tablet. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of High BP. Minipril also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Minipril. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

While these are the most often observed Minipril side effects, there are can be others also. These have been listed below. Normally, these side effects of Minipril are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

Minipril's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Severe while nursing. Further, the section on Minipril related warnings talks about Minipril's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Minipril can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Minipril in conditions like Angioedema, Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension). The section on Minipril contraindications lists all such conditions.

Drug interactions for Minipril have been reported in the medical literature. See below for a complete list.

You should also be aware that Minipril is not safe while driving, and is not addiction.

  1. Minipril Benefits & Uses
  2. Minipril Dosage & How to Take
  3. Minipril Side Effects
  4. Minipril Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Minipril with Other Drugs
  6. Minipril Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Minipril
  8. Minipril Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Minipril Benefits & Uses

Minipril is used to treat the following -

  1. High BP Primary
  2. Heart Failure
  3. Heart Attack
  4. Diabetic Nephropathy
  5. Chronic Kidney Disease

Minipril Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Minipril

Enalapril

Minipril Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Minipril is used -

  1. Decreased blood pressure
  2. Cough Mild
  3. Increased Potassium level in Blood
  4. Fatigue Mild
  5. Weakness
  6. Dizziness Mild
  7. Renal Impairment
  8. Headache Mild
  9. Fever Mild
  10. Nausea or vomiting
  11. Abdominal Pain Mild

Minipril Related Warnings

Is the use of Minipril safe for pregnant women?

Minipril shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Minipril safe during breastfeeding?

Minipril should not be taken without taking your doctor's advice, as it may have severe side effects on breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Minipril on the Kidneys?

Minipril rarely harms the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Minipril on the Liver?

Side effects of Minipril rarely affect the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Minipril on the Heart?

Minipril is rarely harmful for the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Minipril with Other Drugs

Minipril should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Paracetamol,Codeine

    Aspirin

      Ibuprofen

      Minipril Contraindications

      If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Minipril unless your doctor advises you to do so -

      1. Angioedema
      2. Allergy
      3. Jaundice
      4. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
      5. Liver Disease
      6. Kidney Disease

      Frequently asked Questions about Minipril

      Is this Minipril habit forming or addictive?

      Forming a habit of Minipril has not been reported.

      No

      Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

      After taking Minipril, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Minipril can make you drowsy.

      Dangerous

      Is it safe?

      Minipril should be used only after doctor's advice.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

      Is it able to treat mental disorders?

      No, Minipril cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

      No

      Minipril Interactions with Food and Alcohol

      Interaction between Food and Minipril

      Eating certain foods may increase the time it takes Minipril to have an effect. You should consult your doctor about it.

      Mild

      Interaction between Alcohol and Minipril

      Information about the interaction of Minipril and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

      Unknown
      This medicine data has been created by -
      Vikas Chauhan
      B.Pharma, Pharmacy
      3 Years of Experience

      References

      1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Epaned (enalapril maleate)
      2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 502-503
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