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Canvas 5mg Tablet

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Composition for Canvas 5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Canvas 5mg Tablet

10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Canvas Tablet


Uses of Canvas Tablet

Canvas 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure. It lowers the risk of heart attack and stroke.

Canvas Tablet side effects


Decreased blood pressure, Cough, Increased potassium level in blood, Fatigue, Weakness, Dizziness, Renal impairment.


How to use Canvas Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Canvas 5mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Canvas Tablet works

Canvas 5mg Tablet is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It works by reducing stress on the heart and relaxing blood vessel so that blood flows more smoothly and the heart can pump blood more efficiently.

In Depth Information on Canvas Tablet

Expert advice for Canvas Tablet

  • You may get a dry cough while using Canvas. Report to your doctor if there is a persistent cough.
  • Canvas may cause the level of potassium in blood to go up. Avoid taking potassium supplements and potassium-rich foods such as banana and broccoli.
  • Inform your doctor immediately if you have rapid swelling of the lips, tongue, and throat that may affect breathing.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • You shouldn’t take Canvas if you’re pregnant or plan to become pregnant. Canvas may cause birth defects or be fatal to your unborn baby.
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Canvas Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Canvas Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Canvas 5mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Canvas 5mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Use of Canvas 5mg Tablet immediately after child birth should be avoided.
Canvas 5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Canvas 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Canvas 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure, kidney function test, and potassium levels is recommended while you are taking this medicine.
Canvas 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Canvas 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Inform your doctor if you experience fatigue, develop yellowing of the skin and eyes or white stools while taking this medicine.

What if you miss a dose of Canvas Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Canvas 5mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about Canvas Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Enalapril

Canvas belongs to a class of medication called as angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor
Q. Is enalapril same as ramipril?
Enalapril and ramipril belongs to same category of drugs with similar action, but their effect may vary upon individual response
Canvas is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Canvas belongs to a class of medication called as angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE)
Canvas is a generic drug whereas Envas 5 and Envas 2.5 is a brand name
Yes, it forms an active metabolite called as Canvas at
Q. Can I take enalapril with ibubrufen/Tylenol/asprin/ Viagra/ magnesium/Cialis (tadalafil)/Cymbalta(duloxetin)?
Asprin increases antihypertensive effect of enalpril. Patients should follow doctors advice for its use
Canvas can cause weight loss/gain, cough, lower blood sugar. Patient should fallow doctor’s advice for possible side effects.

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