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Dr. Scott Keith
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Trandolapril (Overview)

Trandolapril is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor which is a kind of blood pressure drug (cardiovascular drug).


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Is it possible that the hypertension drug mavik (trandolapril) (4 mg) be replaced with accupril (40 mg)?

Is it possible that the hypertension drug mavik (trandolapril) (4 mg) be replaced with accupril (40 mg)?

Replace BP drugs?: Trandolapril (t) is an ace inhibitor (ace-i) used to treat high blood pressure. Accupril (quinapril) (a) is a a member of the same class of drugs and have similar actions. The most common side effect of ace-i's is a dry cough. If it occurs with one, it will likely occur with another ace-i. You should ask your physician why the change is being considered. ...Read more

Dr. Scott Keith
6 doctors shared insights

Trandolapril (Overview)

Trandolapril is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor which is a kind of blood pressure drug (cardiovascular drug).


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Can you tell me some of the side effects of blood pressure meds ( mavik)?

Can you tell me some of the side effects of blood pressure meds ( mavik)?

Check: Most times the pharmacist can print out a detailed list of side effect.Side effect can vary from one to another best to get a list and check with your symptoms. ...Read more

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Please help! what happens when someone has a drug overdose?

Please help! what happens when someone has a drug overdose?

That depends on: How serious it is and what drugs or medications were taken. Overdoses are often treated initially in an emergency room. The person is monitored and often they have intravenous fluids. If they stopped breathing - a tube can be inserted to assist with breathing. Sometimes they are given charcoal to absorb the drugs and sometimes their stomach is "pumped". They may need to be given medications. ...Read more

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Can eating a grapefruit interfere with mavik (trandolapril)?

Can eating a grapefruit interfere with mavik (trandolapril)?

See Below: Normally grape fruit should not interfere with Mavik (trandolapril) but check with your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it possible that eating a grapefruit interfere with my hbp medicine mavik (trandolapril)?

Mavik (trandolapril) and grapefruit: No, it is not possible. Drugs affected by grapfruit juice are statins, antihistamines, calcium channel blockers, psychiatric medications, intestinal medications, immune suppressants, pain medications, impotence medications, anti-hiv medications, and antiarrhythmics. Mavik (trandolapril) is not in any of these classes of drugs, enjoy. ...Read more

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Can mavik (trandolapril) (4 mg) be replaced with accupril (40 mg)?

Can mavik (trandolapril) (4 mg) be replaced with accupril (40 mg)?

Yes: Both are in the family of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors (ace) and deliver similar results. Accupril (quinapril) is generic and should be cheaper. ...Read more

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What does tarka (trandolapril and verapamil) do?

What does tarka (trandolapril and verapamil) do?

Tarka (trandolapril and verapamil): A medication that combines a calcium channel blocker with an angiotension converting enzyme (ace) inhibitor to lower high blood pressure. ...Read more

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Can eating a grapefruit interfere with the blood pressure medicine mavik (trandolapril)?

Can eating a grapefruit interfere with the blood pressure medicine mavik (trandolapril)?

No interactions: Although grapefruit does have interactions with some drugs it does not appear that mail is one of them. ...Read more

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Is it possible that the hypertension drug mavik (trandolapril) (4 mg) be replaced with accupril (40 mg)?

Replace BP drugs?: Trandolapril (t) is an ace inhibitor (ace-i) used to treat high blood pressure. Accupril (quinapril) (a) is a a member of the same class of drugs and have similar actions. The most common side effect of ace-i's is a dry cough. If it occurs with one, it will likely occur with another ace-i. You should ask your physician why the change is being considered. ...Read more

Dr. Andrew Berry
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Mavik (Definition)

Mavik is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor which is a kind of blood ...Read more