Envas (Enalapril Maleate)
What is Envas (Enalapril Maleate) used for?
Envas (Enalapril Maleate) is known as an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor, or ACE inhibitor. It works by blocking the action of ACE, which helps the blood vessels to relax. Because the blood vessels widen, blood pressure is reduced. This drug is used to treat high blood pressure, heart failure and can also be used to help prevent certain conditions from occurring. It is sometimes used with other types of medication.
How should I use Envas (Enalapril Maleate)?
If your physician has prescribed Envas (Enalapril Maleate) to you, you may be directed to take 1 to 2 tablets per day, depending on your condition. Follow all instructions given to you by your physician, and never take more than the prescribed dose. Do not stop taking this drug without first consulting your physician.
What are the side effects of Envas (Enalapril Maleate)?
Before you take Envas (Enalapril Maleate), take note of the possible side effects:
Patients should note that other more serious side effects may occur. If you notice any more serious side effects, you should consult your physician.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Envas (Enalapril Maleate). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.