Lisinopril 10 mg
Lisinopril is an ACEI(Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor) which inhibits the conversion of Angiotensin I to Angiotensin II in RAS system By the suppression of ACE.
AII causes pathological effects e.g:vasoconstriction,renal fluid and sodium retention,cardiac and vascular hypertrophy
Lisinopril 10mg is indicated in mild to moderate degree of hypertension , cardio and renoprotective.
Lisinopril 10mg is indicated in heart failure and acute myocardial infarction.
Renoprotection in diabetic patients even if he is normotensive.
Dosages and administration:
10mg mg once daily
Pregnancy and Lactation
Patients with hyperkalemia(Patients using K.sparing diuretics)
Patients with a history of angioedema and chronic dry cough(Asthmatic patients)
Patients with renal artery stenosis
Presentation:Package of 3 strips(each has 10 tablets).