Angiotensin Receptor Blockers – Eprosartan

Generic Name 

eprosartan, including in combination with hydrochlorothiazide

Strength

600 mg, 600 mg/12.5 mg
Form tablet

Special Authority Criteria

Approval Period

Person identified as experiencing intractable cough or angioedema on Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor (ACE-I).

AND

Failure on optimal doses of, or intolerance to, ALL reference drugs: candesartan, losartan, telmisartan AND valsartan.

Indefinite

Practitioner Exemptions

  • No practitioner exemptions

Special Notes

  • Individuals requiring a diuretic combination product must satisfy the same criteria.
  • Eprosartan 300mg and 400mg dosages are not PharmaCare benefits.

Special Authority Request Form(s)