Enapril 2.5 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Enapril Tablet

Enapril 2.5 Tablet is used in the treatment of high blood pressure and heart failure.

Enapril Tablet side effects

Common
  • Decreased blood pressure
  • Cough
  • Increased potassium level in blood
  • Fatigue
  • Weakness
  • Dizziness
  • Renal impairment

How to use Enapril 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. Enapril 2.5 Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Enapril Tablet works

Enapril 2.5 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.

Enapril Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Enapril 2.5 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Enapril 2.5 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 Enapril 2.5 Tablet immediately after child birth should be avoided.
Driving
Enapril 2.5 Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Enapril 2.5 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Enapril 2.5 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.
Liver
CAUTION
Enapril 2.5 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Enapril 2.5 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 Enapril Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Enapril 2.5 Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Enapril 2.5 Tablet to improve blood pressure.
  • Lowering blood pressure reduces the chance of future heart attack & strokes.
  • It may also be used to treat chronic (long-standing) heart failure.
  • It protects kidney function, which is especially useful for people with diabetes or mild-to-moderate kidney diseases.
  • Enapril 2.5 Tablet can make you feel dizzy for the first few days. Take it preferably at bedtime and rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Let your doctor know about any dizziness, cough, or throat irritation that does not go away.
  • It may increase the level of potassium in blood. Avoid taking potassium supplements and potassium-rich foods such as banana and broccoli.
  • Do not take it during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking Enapril 2.5 Tablet.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Enapril with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycolith
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Thioprinz
SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
Brand(s): Lyma
MODERATE
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Enapril

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I am type 2 diabetic for the past 28 years. Taking Human Mixtard 25 /13 units morning and evening. For BP, Enapril HT and one more Ecosprin 150 daily one each. Pl suggest my diet. Presently my Diabetes is under control.
Dr. Satish Kumar Jyoti
Diabetes Specialist
It's very nice to know that your diabetes is under control. A good dietician can make an diet plan just for you on the basis of your weight and physical activity. I can just give few suggestions. Use less salt, avoid sweet foods, less fat, small frequent meals. Eat fresh fruits but avoid fruit juices.
High blood pressure and diabetes
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
just telling high BP and sugar wil not help in giving u medicinetell the details since when u have diabetes and hypertensionwhat medicine u taking for bothand also do following blood testHba1c, Blood sugar ( fasting & PP), Urine routine, CBC, ESR, Lipid profile, Thyroid profile, Serum creatinine, BUN, eGFR, AST & ALT
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FAQs

Q. Is Enapril a beta blocker/statin/alpha blocker?

Enapril 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

Q. Is Enapril safe?

Enapril is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q. What are Enapril/Envas 5/ Envas 2.5?

Enapril belongs to a class of medication called as angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE)

Q. Is Enapril a generic drug?

Enapril is a generic drug whereas Envas 5 and Envas 2.5 is a brand name

Q. Is Enapril a prodrug?

Yes, it forms an active metabolite called as Enapril 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

Q. Does Enapril cause weight gain/loss/cough/hair loose/ sleepiness/ blood sugar/ lowers heart rate?

Enapril can cause weight loss/gain, cough, lower blood sugar. Patient should fallow doctor’s advice for possible side effects.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 4th Sep 2018.
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