NHS

ACE inhibitors/ Angiotensin II receptor antagonists

Related guidance:

NICE NG148: Acute kidney injury - prevention, detection and management

Preferred for use in heart failure

Pack
7 tablet
Pack
28 tablet
Pack
28 tablet
Pack
28 tablet

For hypertension with LVH

Pack
28 tablet
Pack
28 tablet
Pack
28 tablet

Treatment with sacubitril valsartan should be started by a heart failure specialist with access to a multidisciplinary heart failure team. Prescribing may be transferred to primary care after dose titration to the maximum (tolerated) dose and once the patient is on a stable dose.

GPs will be notified and asked to take over prescribing using the “Transfer of Prescribing Responsibility” form

Pack
28 tablet
Pack
28 tablet
Pack
56 tablet
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