ANGIOTENSIN-CONVERTING ENZYME (ACE) INHIBITOR
Mavik is a prescription drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat hypertension and heart failure. Mavik is also known by its drug name, Trandolapril.
Mavik is an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. ACE inhibitors are believed to work by relaxing the blood vessels.
How do I take it?
Mavik is generally taken once daily.
Mavik comes in tablet form.
The FDA-approved label for Mavik lists common side effects including headache, dizziness, drowsiness, insomnia, cold symptoms, cough, rash, itching, nausea, upset stomach, vomiting, and diarrhea.
Rare but serious side effects listed for Mavik include angioedema, liver failure, anaphylaxis, and fetal toxicity.
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Mavik – RxList