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Perindopril [as arginine salt]
Indications
Essential hypertension; stable coro- nary artery disease; reduction of risk of cardiac events in patients with a history of myocardial infarction and /or revascularization; symptomatic heart failure
Dose/Application
It should be taken in the morning before food. Hypertension: 5mg OD [the dose may be increased to 10mg after 1 month of treatment to improve blood pressure control or in case of concomitant stable coronary artery dis- ease].Stable Coronary Artery Disease: A starting dose of 5mg OD x 2/52 is recommended, then up titration to 10mg OD [depending on acceptabil- ity]. CHF: starting dose of 2.5mg that may be increased to 5mg after 2 weeks once blood pres- sure acceptability has been demonstrated. Elderly patients: Start treatment at 2.5 mg daily. Renal insufficiency: 2.5mg according to creatinine clearance.
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Precautions
Contraindications
Side Effects
Pregnancy risk
Special information
Brands containing this Ingredient
Name Form. Strength Pack Price Insert Manufacturer Distributor
Coversyl Tablets 5 mg 30 KES1,825.22
Coversyl Tablets 10mg 30 KES2,378.32
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