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Listril is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor, prescribed for high blood pressure.  It works by decreasing certain chemicals that tighten the blood vessels.

Drug information on Listril (Lisinopril) from Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Listril

  Capsule/ Tablet
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Generic : Lisinopril
 47.00
2.5mg
15
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Medical Condition(s) for which Listril may be prescribed


Side effects of Listril

   Body As A Whole : Fatigue, weakness and fainting.

   Heart : Low blood pressure.

   Gastrointestinal : Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and indigestion.

   Musculoskeletal : Muscle cramps.

   Central Nervous System : Headache, dizziness, tingling and decreased sexual activity.

   Respiratory : Cough, cold and respiratory tract infection.

   Skin : Rash and psoriasis.

   Genitourinary : Impotence.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- HTN- Initial: 5-10 mg/day at bedtime. Maintenance: 20 mg once daily, up to 80 mg/day if needed.
Heart failure as adjunct: Initial: 2.5 mg/day. Maintenance: 5-40 mg/day as a single dose.

How to use Listril?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is Listril not to be taken? (Contraindications)

It should not be co-administered with aliskiren and contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Listril

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart, kidney disease, diabetes, lupus, skin disease, severe allergic reactions with difficulty in swallowing or breathing and painful swelling of the face, throat, tongue, lips, eyes, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs.

• It may cause dizziness, lightheadedness or fainting, do not drive or operate machinery while taking this medication.

• It may cause serious side effect called angioedema, if it so consult with your doctor.

• Monitor blood pressure, blood sugar, blood electrolyte levels, heart, kidney or liver function regularly while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Listril

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Listril

Store it at room temperature and protect it from moisture.

♦ Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA



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