Vasotec Oral Tablet 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Vasotec: Oral tablet (10mg)

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Vasotec 10mg Tab
BTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a Valeant Company
Pill Identification: MSD 713,VASO 10 
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Vasotec 10mg Tab
BTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a Valeant Company
Pill Identification: MSD 713,VASO 10 
Drug Image file DrugItem_9711.JPG
Vasotec 10mg Tab
BTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a Valeant Company
Pill Identification: MSD 713,VASO 10 

What is this Medicine?

ENALAPRIL (e NAL a pril) is an ACE inhibitor. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Vasotec: Oral tablet(10mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Vasotec 10mg Tablet

NDC: 644550142
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Hypertension, Heart Failure

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Diabetic Nephropathy, Postmyocardial Infarction, Proteinuria

Storage Information
Store below 86 degrees F
Protect from moisture
Avoid transient temperatures above 122 degrees F
Vasotec 10mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_9711.JPG
BTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a Valeant Company
Pill Identification: MSD 713,VASO 10 
Shape: triangular (3-sided)
Color: rust
Drug Image file DrugItem_10975.JPG
BTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a Valeant Company
Pill Identification: MSD 713,VASO 10 
Shape: triangular (3-sided)
Color: rust
Drug Image file DrugItem_3247.JPG
BTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a Valeant Company
Pill Identification: MSD 713,VASO 10 
Shape: triangular (3-sided)
Color: rust

Reported Side Effects for Vasotec 10mg Tablet

Skin Rash Incidence:
0.5-1.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
0.5-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Attack Incidence:
0.5-1.2%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
0.5-7.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fainting Incidence:
0.5-2.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fever Incidence:
0.5-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
0.5-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
0.9-6.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
High Potassium Level Incidence:
1.0-3.8%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.1-1.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
1.1-1.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
1.3-2.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.4-2.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
1.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Postural Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
1.6%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
1.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
1.8-5.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
2.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Vasotec 10mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Vasotec 10mg Tablet(Enalapril Maleate)
Alcohol and Antihypertensives(Enalapril Maleate)
Although an interaction is possible, Ethanol (alchohol) and Antihypertensive Agents (drugs used to reduce high blood pressure) may be used together. Ethanol or alchohol-containing beverages may increase the effects of Antihypertensive Agents on your blood pressure. If the blood pressure drops too low while taking Ethanol and Antihypertensive Agents, you may become dizzy or feel faint. To limit this interaction, avoid alcohol-containing beverages while taking medicines to lower your blood pressure. Do not stand or sit up too quickly. Contact your prescriber if you have dizziness which does not go away.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

THIRD Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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