Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors – Benazepril

Generic Name



5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg
Form tablet

Special Authority Criteria

Approval Period

1. Treatment failure on optimal doses of, or intolerance to, ramipril.


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


Practitioner Exemptions

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

  • Paediatric Cardiology
  • Paediatrics

Special Notes

  • Patients with co-existing chronic condition(s) requiring use of multiple medications will be considered complex for the purposes of Special Authority criteria. 

Special Authority Request Form(s)