What Are You Struggling With?

Lisinopril (Prinivil )

What is the Generic Name for Prinivil?

Lisinopril

What is the Trade Name for Lisinopril?

Prinivil

What are the Indications of Lisinopril (Prinivil )?

  • Hypertension
  • 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 )?

Antihypertensives

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Lisinopril (Prinivil )?

ACE Inhibitor

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Date Published - Jul 14, 2015
Date Modified - Jun 14, 2019

Jon Haws RN

Written by Jon Haws RN

Jon Haws RN began his nursing career at a Level I Trauma ICU in DFW working as a code team nurse, charge nurse, and preceptor. Frustrated with the nursing education process, Jon started NRSNG in 2014 with a desire to provide tools and confidence to nursing students around the globe. When he's not busting out content for NRSNG, Jon enjoys spending time with his two kids and wife.