Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors - Enalapril

Generic Name          enalapril, including in combination with hydrochlorothiazide

Strength

2.5 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg, 5mg/12.5mg, 10 mg/25 mg        

Form

tablet

Special Authority Criteria

Approval Period

1. Treatment failure of, or intolerance to, ramipril.

OR

2. Complex patient requiring medications for co-existing chronic condition(s).

Indefinite

Practitioner Exemptions

Practitioners in the following specialty are not required to submit a Special Authority request form for coverage:

  • Paediatric Cardiology
  • Paediatrics

Special Notes

  • Individuals requiring a diuretic combination product must satisfy the same criteria.
  • Patients with co-existing chronic conditions requiring use of multiple medications will be considered complex for the purposes of Special Authority criteria.

Special Authority Request Form(s)