Trade name: Acinopril
Strength: 5 mg
Active ingredient: Lisinopril
Category: Angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitor
Pregnancy category: Lisinopril belongs to FDA pregnancy category D. Do not use lisinopril if you are pregnant. It may harm your unborn baby.
Uses: Acinopril 5 mg Tablet is used to treat high blood pressure. It works by relaxing the blood vessels.
How to use: Acinopril 5 mg Tablet can be taken with or with out food. Continue taking this medication even if you feel better. Seek doctor advice before stopping the medication.
Side Effects: Dizziness, headache, cough, nausea and vomiting.
Dosage: Lisinopril dosage: Initial dose is 10 mg once daily and maintenance dose is 20 to 40 mg once daily.
Written by: : healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: July 1st, 2015
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