Peripril belongs to a group of medicines known as angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It is widely used to treat high blood pressure and hear... View More
Uses of Peripril
Side effects of Peripril
How to use Peripril
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. Peripril is to be taken em... View More
How Peripril works
Peripril is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. It works by reducing stress on the heart and relaxing blood vessel so that blood flows mor... View More
What if you forget to take Peripril?
If you miss a dose of Peripril, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Hypertension, IHD, Heart failure
Should be taken on an empty stomach. Take before meals.
Oral Adult Hypertension 4-8 mg PO qDay or divided q12hr Maximum: 16 mg/day PO divided q12hr Stable Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) 4 mg PO qDay ... View More
Renal impairment: CrCl (ml/min) Dosage Recommendation <15 2 mg on dialysis days. 15-30 2 mg on alternate days. 30-60 2 mg
History of angioedema related to previous ACE inhibitor treatment. Pregnancy (2nd/3rd trimesters).
Mode of Action
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