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Fosinopril
(Generic alternative to Monopril)

Prescription Required

Manufacturer : Teva
Formulation : Tablet

Products Dosage Quantity Price
Fosinopril 10mg 100 Tablet $77.01 Add to Cart
Fosinopril 20mg 100 Tablet $89.73 Add to Cart

Monopril
(Fosinopril)

Prescription Required

Manufacturer : Novartis
Formulation : Tablet

Products Dosage Quantity Price
Monopril 10mg 84 Tablet $108.91 Add to Cart
Monopril 20mg 100 Tablet $118.81 Add to Cart

What is Monopril /Fosinopril used for?

Monopril is an angiotensin converting enzyme medication that is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure).

How should Monopril /Fosinopril be stored?

Monopril should be stored in a location that is at room temperature and additionally protected from moisture and heat.

General information

This medication should only be used by prescribed patient, do not give it to other people. The information provided is advisory only and does not contain all information pertaining to this medication. Talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider for question about this medication.

How should I take Monopril/Fosinopril ?

This medication should be taken exactly as it has been prescribed for you. When taking this medication, follow the directions on your prescription label. If you do not understand the directions on your prescription label, contact your healthcare provider for further clarification. Monopril tablets are generally taken with a full glass of water. While taking Monopril, ensure that you are properly hydrated. Do not stop taking Monopril without your doctor's advice.

When should Monopril /Fosinopril not be taken?

If you are allergic to fosinopril or any other angiotensin converting enzymes, do not take Monopril. If you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, you should not use this medication, as it could harm an unborn or breastfeeding child. This medication should not be administered to any child less than six years of age.

What precautions should I follow when taking Monopril /Fosinopril ?

Before taking Monopril, tell your doctor if you have experienced any of the following: kidney disease; liver disease; heart disease or congestive heart failure; diabetes; a connective tissue disease such as Marfan syndrome, Sjogrens syndrome, lupus, scleroderma, or rheumatoid arthritis; or if you have ever had a severe allergic reaction. Your dosage may have to be adjusted accordingly.

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Monopril /Fosinopril ?

Antacids should not be taken within two hours of taking a Monopril tablet. Drinking alcohol while taking Monopril is not recommended, as it may lower your blood pressure to unsafe levels and additionally increases the severity of certain side effects that are associated with this medication. While taking Monopril, do not use any salt substitutes or potassium supplements unless your doctor has advised it.

When should Monopril /Fosinopril not be taken?

Severe Side Effects: feeling light-headed, fainting; urinating less than usual, or not at all; fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms; severe blistering, peeling, and red skin rash; pale skin, easy bruising or bleeding, unusual weakness; pounding or unev

Common Side Effects: cough; muscle or joint pain; dizziness, headache, tired feeling; runny or stuffy nose; nausea, vomiting, diarrhea; or mild skin itching or rash.