Enalapril Maleate

Drug Usage Statistics, United States, 2004 - 2014

Number of Prescriptions Over Time (2004 - 2014)

Rank of Top Drugs Over Time

"Rank" refers to the frequency that a given medication is prescribed within a calendar year compared to all other medications. A rank of "4" would indicate that the medication was the fourth most commonly prescribed medication.

Year Rank Change
2004 48 -
2005 45  3
2006 40  5
2007 57  17
2008 43  14
2009 59  16
Year Rank Change
2010 58  1
2011 71  13
2012 97  26
2013 74  23
2014 89  15

Patient Out-Of-Pocket Cost Over Time (2004 - 2014)

"Out-of-pocket" cost refers to the payment made by the patient (either cash price or the copay amount). This value does not include reimbursement from a third party payer (eg, Medicare or private insurance) and does not represent the total drug cost.

Usage Statistics of Related Drugs

Drug Name Total Prescriptions (2014)
Lisinopril 115,508,573
Hydrochlorothiazide; Lisinopril 23,095,054
Enalapril Maleate (this drug) 8,768,774
Ramipril 7,511,223
Benazepril Hydrochloride 7,389,230
Amlodipine Besylate; Benazepril Hydrochloride 5,450,572
Quinapril 3,276,074
Fosinopril Sodium 1,634,531

Drug Synonyms

Drug synonyms are used during the sanitation and standardization process of "cleaning" the original data source (MEPS). Occassionally, brand names may be listed below that are no longer on the market or are very infrequently used.

Brand Name Synonyms
  • Epaned
  • Epaned Kit
  • Vasotec
Generic Drug Synonyms and Salts
  • Enalapril Maleate

FDA Approval Information

Established Pharmacologic Class (EPC): Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor
Initial FDA approval date: 12/24/1985
First FDA applicant: Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America Llc
First dosage form: Tablet (oral)

Prescription data source: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) 2004-2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Rockville, MD. ClinCalc DrugStats Database version 17.0. Read more about the ClinCalc DrugStats database.


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