Message Number: YG1060 | New FHL Archives Search
Date: 2001-03-10 15:31:00 UTC
Subject: Enalaprilat was Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Digest Number 51

In a message dated 03/10/01 6:21:15 AM Eastern Standard Time, writes:

<< Ruth, I have found an injectable form of Enalapril called
Enalaprilat - is this what you are referring to? I haven't found an
oral suspension, and my experience with using injectables orally is
that they taste AWFUL!

Sure is. But if you mix it with a liver flavored suspension (or
tutti-frutti, actually) at a one to one ratio, my guys seem to take it pretty
easily. And the manufacturer says the suspension will be stable once mixed
with the flavoring for up to sixty days. Of course, that was my old rep.
The new one doesn't seem to be willing to say anything about compounding at

Dr. Ruth
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