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Renapril®

Enalapril

Tablets 5 mg  

Tablets 10 mg

Tablets 20 mg 
ATC C09A A02
Prescription-only medicine
Reimburse by Health Insurance Fund

POSOLOGY AND METHOD OF ADMINISTRATION


Renapril® is administered before, during or after a meal. The daily dosage is individually adjusted and is 10-40 mg. The drug may be administered once or twice daily.

At patients with impaired renal function or congestive cardiac failure should be given a lower initial dose of Renapril®.


Dosages:

Patients with Essential Hypertension

The initial dose is 10-20 mg/daily, once a day. The dosage should be individually adjusted. The maintenance dose is usually 20 mg/daily, once a day. The daily dose might be increased up to 40 mg/daily.

Patients with Renal Conditioned Hypertension

The initial dose is lower and is 5 mg/daily, once a day. The dosage should be individually adjusted.

Patient with Impaired Renal Function

At these patients, the daily dose should be lower and the intervals between the individual doses should be longer. At patients with a clearance of creatinine of 30-80 ml/min, the initial dose should be 5-10 mg/daily. At patients with a clearance of creatinine of 10-30 ml/min, the initial dose should be 2,5-5 mg/daily. At patients with a clearance of creatinine under 10 ml/min, the initial dose should be 2,5 mg/daily.

Patients with Congestive Cardiac Failure

The initial dose is 2,5-5 mg/daily, once a day or in separate doses. The maintenance dose is 10-20 mg/daily, once a day or in separate doses. Individual adjustment of the dosage should be made within a period of 2-4 weeks.

Patients with Asymptomatic Left Ventricular Dysfunction

The initial dose is 2,5-5 mg/daily, divided into two single doses. The daily dose might be increased up to 20 mg, divided into two single doses.


Medicine’s information on this web page is only a short description of its characteristics. Do not take them as recommendations for self-treatment of your health condition.

You must inform your physician and pharmacist and follow their recommendations before you use the medicine for treatment. Always read carefully the patient information leaflet.

Description

COMPOSITION

Each tablet contains enalapril maleate 5 mg.
Each tablet contains enalapril maleate 10 mg.
Each tablet contains enalapril maleate 20 mg.

THERAPEUTIC INDICATIONS

Essential and renal conditioned hypertension, as a supplement of standard therapy with cardiotonic and diuretic at all degrees of congestive cardiac failure, asymptomatic left ventricular dysfunction.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

Hypersensitivity to inhibitors of ACE, porphyria, anamnestic datum of the appearance of angioneurotic oedema during usage of inhibitors of ACE.

PACKAGING

Box of 30 tablets of 5 mg
Box of 30 tablets of 10 mg
Box of 30 tablets of 20 mg