What are the Indications of Lisinopril (Prinivil )?
Management of CHF
What are the Actions of Lisinopril (Prinivil )?
Block conversion of angiotensin I to angiotensin II, increases renin levels and decreases aldosterone leading to vasodil
What is the Therapeutic Class of Lisinopril (Prinivil )?
What is the Pharmacologic Class of Lisinopril (Prinivil )?
What are the Nursing Considerations of Lisinopril (Prinivil )?
1st dose hypotension
Use cautiously with potassium supplements and potassium sparing diuretics.
Use cautiously with diuretic therapy
Administer 1 hour before meals
Monitor blood pressure often
Monitor weight and fluid status
Monitor renal profile
Monitor liver function tests
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