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▾Lisinopril - another ACE inhibitor


Lisinopril (Carace - MSD, Zestril - ICI) has joined captopril and enalapril1 as the third inhibitor of angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE), for use in hypertension and heart failure. Advantages claimed for lisinopril are that it is not a pro-drug, its once daily dosage and its ability “to retain that zest for life” during antihypertensive therapy.

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