Angiotec

Angiotec

JPM Brand Name

Angiotec

Generic Name

Enalapril Maleate

Category

Antihypertensive

Indications

Hypertension: Mild to moderate essential hypertension, malignant and renovascular hypertension, hypertensive crisis of scleroderma and dialysis resistant hypertension in end stage renal failure.

Chronic congestive heart failure (CHF): ANGIOTEC, in combination with diuretics and digitalis therapy, for treatment of severe CHF not responding to other measures. For the treatment of reduced heart action (heart failure). ANGIOTEC may be used in early stages of heart failure before symptoms become manifest in order to delay these symptoms (such as shortness of breath, swollen ankles and feet, and fatigue following mild exertion such as walking) and to help some patients live longer.