Enalapril has ACE inhibitor property. It prevents conversion of angiotensin I into angiotensin II by blocking activity of angiotensin coverting enzyme (ACE). Angiotensin II is responsible of vasoconstriction. Enalapril prevents this vasoconstriction and prevents increase in blood pressure.


All grades of essential hypertension and renovascular hypertension, adjunct in congestive heart failure etc.

Side effects: 

Dry cough, dizziness, headache, precipitant hypotension, nausea, diarrhea, rash, cramps etc.

Dosage Forms:

Enalapril Maleate 2.5 mg tablets
Enalapril Maleate 5 mg tablets
Enalapril Maleate 10 mg tablets
Enalaprilate 1.25 mg/ml (1 ml) injections


Enalapril Maleate 2.5 mg + Amlodipine 5 mg
Enalapril Maleate 5 mg + Amlodipine 5 mg
Enalapril Maleate + Ramipril
Enalapril Maleate 5 mg + Losartan K 50 mg
Enalapril Maleate 5 mg + Losartan K 25 mg
Enalapril Maleate 2.5 mg + Hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg
Enalapril Maleate 5 mg + Hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg
Enalapril Maleate 10 mg + Hydrochlorothiazide 25 mg

Brand Names from Company Name:

Amace from Zee Lab

Amlogen-EL from Alkem

Amlovin-E from East West

Amtas-E from Intas

Amzel-EL from Zee Lab

Anze from Zee Lab

Arbitace from USV

Bql from Zydus Cadila

Canvas from Zydus Cadila

Converten from Khandelwal (Xenon)

Dilpril from Ind- Swift

Dilvas from Cipla 

E-Pril from Orchid (Mano)

EL from Sunij Pharma 

Ena from Menarini 

Enace from Piramal HC

Enace-D from AHPL

Enal from East West

Enalap from Mapra

Enam from Dr. Reddy’s

Enamate from Glenmark

Enapil from PIL

Enapril from Intas

Enaretic from Intas

Encardil from Medley (Vazokare)

Enlacard from Intra Labs

Enlow from Lincoln

Enpril from Wockhardt

Entp from Taurus Labs

Envas from Cadila 

Enzide from Cadila

Epm from Grandix

Hytrol from Sun

Hytrol-AM from Sun

Invoril from Ranbaxy (Stancare)

Invozide from Ranbaxy

Klodip Ace from Kopran

Lo-E from East West

Lupinace from Lupin

Minipril from Alembic

Myoace from Merck

Newace from Max

Normace from Unichem

Nuril from USV (Corvette)

Oren from Natco

Tenam from Caplet

Vasonorm from Kopran

Vasopril from Cipla (Protec)

Viviril from SPPL

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