What is Fosinopril?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Monopril Fosicard


See also: Fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide

Fosinopril is an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor used in the treatment of hypertension, either alone or in combination with other antihypertensive agents; treatment of congestive heart failure, left ventricular dysfunction after myocardial infarction.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Fosinopril

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently taking Fosinopril

Dosage Patients
20 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Fosinopril

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 2
Other 2
Side effects too severe 2
Did not seem to work 1
See all 6 patients who've stopped taking Fosinopril


Currently taking Fosinopril

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Fosinopril

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
10 years or more 2
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 3
Not specified 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Fosinopril after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Hydrochlorothiazide HCTZ (Hydrochlorot) 1

Patients stopped taking Fosinopril and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Lisinopril (Zestril) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Fosinopril.