However, your doctor may also prescribe Prinivil for other conditions if found appropriate. Prinivil is mainly used for treating high blood pressure alone or with other medicines. Prinivil is used with other medicines to tackle heart failure or manage survival after a heart attack. It is used for other cases as determined by your doctor.
How to use Prinivil
The ideal way to use Prinivil is to follow the instructions of your doctor. An alternative way is to check the medicine label for dosage instructions.
Prinivil should be taken with or without a meal to avoid stomach problems. Swallow Prinivil whole. Never break, crush, or chew before swallowing.Keep continues to take Prinivil even if you feel well.Avoid to miss any doses.
It is important that you maintain a strict schedule for taking Prinivil to ensure that you do not miss any doses. But if you do, then you may take it as soon as you remember provided that you space out the next dosage accordingly.
On the other hand, if it is almost time for the next dose, then omit this dose and continue with your normal dosage schedule.
Never consume two doses to compensate for a missed dosage.
Store Prinivil between 59 to 77 degrees F (15 and 25 Degrees), at room temperature. Ensure that you protect it from direct exposure to heat/moisture/light and from the reach of children and pets.
Consult your doctor before using Prinivil if you have conditions like, if you have any kind of allergies to food items, medicines or other substances, if you are using some kind of herbal preparation, dietary supplement, prescription or non prescription drug.
Do not use Prinivil if you are allergic to any of the ingredients in it (read medicine label if unsure)
You must avoid taking alcoholic beverages while using Prinivil as it can increase the chances of becoming drowsy, faint or dizzy. Potentially hazardous tasks like driving, handling heavy machinery should also be avoided.
If you are pregnant or have plans for a pregnancy, then consult your doctor before using Prinivil as Prinivil may harm your fetus.
If you are breast feeding then please maintain caution as it is unknown whether Prinivil is passed into the breast milk. So please consult your doctor prior to using it.
Prinivil can interact with certain medicines. So, you must inform your doctor if you are taking it.