Table 5-4. Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors used in hypertension. Presc Cat contai

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Table 5-4. Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors used in hypertension. Presc Cat contains the controlled drug and FDA pregnancy safety category codes To calculate dose for over/underweight patients: ___________________________________________________________________________ Drug Recommended (Available as) Dose Dosing Onset Duration Pres Interval or Cat Notes __________________mg____hours____________(half-life)_______________________ Captopril (Capoten: 12.5,25,50,100 mg tabs) Rx;C 12.5-100 8 1-2hr (2 hr) Enalapril (Vasotec: 5,10,20 mg tabs) Rx;C 2.5-20 12 1hr (11 hr) 1 Lisinopril (Prinivil, Zestril: 5,10,20 mg tabs) 20 - 40 24 1 hr (12 hr) Rx;C ========================================================================== Notes: 1. Half-life is for the active metabolite, enalaprilat.

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