Enalapril Tablets are used in conjunction with other medications to aid in the control of heart failure and excessive blood pressure.
Who is Enalapril Tablet for?
Dogs and cats.
Why use Enalapril Tablet?
This drug is intended to help pets with high blood pressure by improving the health of their heart.
How does Enalapril Tablet work?
This medicine works by preventing the creation of the enzyme that triggers the synthesis of blood vessel-tightening solution, which helps to reduce blood pressure. The vessels relax and blood pressure drops as a result of this process. It also improves blood flow and oxygenation in the heart.
LEK PHARMACEUTICALS, TARO PHARMACEUTICAL, Wockhardt, Oceanside or other generic brand
How is Enalapril Tablet sold?
Sold by the tablet in 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg & 20 mg strengths
What are the side effects of Enalapril Tablet?
Changes in urination (a sign of renal failure), increased thirst (another sign of kidney dysfunction), low blood pressure, diarrhea, vomiting, and inappetence are all possible reactions. If you observe any indications of a severe allergic reaction, stop using this product immediately and seek emergency veterinary care. Hives, a swollen tongue, a swollen face, swollen lips, and difficulty breathing are all symptoms. Notify your veterinarian if your pet develops any of these or other negative effects.
What special precautions are there?
Never feed this product to a nursing animal. ACE inhibitors cannot be utilized if the dog develops an angiotensin II dependence. Some dogs may require angiotensin II for the treatment of GFR. Keep a close eye on the animal's renal function and utilize a once-a-day dosage if the animal is severely azotemic. If a response occurs, a veterinarian may lessen the dosage until the right quantity is found. If a response occurs, discontinue treatment and seek advice from a veterinarian. Electrolytes in the blood, renal function, and arterial blood pressure should all be checked on a regular basis. This medicine may interact negatively with other NSAIDs, diuretics, and potassium supplements if the animal is using them. Never administer this drug to a pregnant animal since it might cause birth abnormalities. Keep out of the reach of children.
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Enalapril Tablet?
Keep product stored in a dry and cool environment.
To keep animals healthy during treatment with this medication, routine kidney and liver testing are indicated.
Use as prescribed by your veterinarian.