Brand Names:
Epaned, Vasotec, Amprace, Acetec, Dilvas, Drepatil


Drug Type: Aceinhibitor, Diuretic, Antihypertensive

Enalapril


Enalapril is an angiotensin conversion enzyme (ACE) inhibitor used to treat cardiovascular problems in poultry. It is often given in combination with diuretics. Enalapril comes available in oral tablets (2.5 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg, and 20 mg) or as a powder for oral solution (1 mg/mL).

Typical Dosage: 1-5 mg/kg, administered orally once a day. Once improvement of cardiac function is achieved, the dosage is usually reduced 1 mg/kg per day.
  • Increased PCV
  • Increased risk of dehydration
  • Weakness
  • Loss of appetite
  • Increased thirst
  • Acetazolamide: The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Enalapril is combined with Acetazolamide.
  • Acetylsalicylic acid: The serum concentration of Acetylsalicylic acid can be increased when it is combined with Enalapril.
  • Allopurinol: The risk of a hypersensitivity reaction to Allopurinol is increased when it is combined with Enalapril.
  • Carprofen:The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Enalapril is combined with Carprofen.
  • Chloroquine:The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Enalapril is combined with Chloroquine.
  • Chlorothiazide:The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Enalapril is combined with Chlorothiazide.
  • Curcumin:The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Enalapril is combined with Curcumin.
  • Clotrimazole: The metabolism of Enalapril can be decreased when combined with Clotrimazole.
  • Dexamethasone:The serum concentration of Enalapril can be decreased when it is combined with Dexamethasone.
  • Diclofenac:The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Enalapril is combined with Diclofenac.
  • Doxycycline: The metabolism of Enalapril can be decreased when combined with Doxycycline.
  • Furosemide:The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Enalapril is combined with Furosemide.
  • Ivermectin:The serum concentration of Ivermectin can be increased when it is combined with Enalapril.
  • Ketoprofen:The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Enalapril is combined with Ketoprofen.
  • Ketoconazole:The metabolism of Enalapril can be decreased when combined with Ketoconazole.
  • Meloxicam:The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Enalapril is combined with Meloxicam.
  • Methylprednisolone: The serum concentration of Methylprednisolone can be increased when it is combined with Enalapril.