1- FOSIPRIL is used for the treatment of hypertension (alone or in combination with thiazide diuretics).
2- FOSIPRIL is used in the treatment of heart failure as adjunctive therapy.
- Hypersensitivity to the drug or to any other angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor.
- Pregnancy and lactation.
Skin rashes, dry cough, proteinuria, increase in blood potassium concentrations, orthostatic hypotension, angioedema, and rarely agranulocytosis.
DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION:
The initial dose is 10 mg once daily, increased if necessary to 40 mg as a single dose daily.
Maintenance dose: 10-40 mg once daily.
Heart failure: 10 mg once daily, increased up to 40 mg once daily.
Carton box containing 20 tablets.