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How can I find the ingredints in the yellow coating on Lisinopril?

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Anonymous 6 Aug 2010

Hi,

The ianctive igredients of the medication is yellow ferric acid:
An acid, H2FeO4, which is not known in the free state, but forms definite salts, analogous to the chromates and sulphates.

Lisinopril is an oral long-acting angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor. Lisinopril, a synthetic peptide derivative, is chemically described as (S)-1-[N2-(1-Carboxy-3-phenyl-propyl)-L-lysyl]-L-proline dihydrate. Its empirical formula is C21H31N3O5·2H2O and its structural formula is:

Lisinopril is a white to off-white crystalline powder, with a molecular weight of 441.53. It is soluble in water and sparingly soluble in methanol and practically insoluble in ethanol. Lisinopril tablets are supplied as 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg and 40 mg tablets for oral administration. Inactive Ingredients:

2.5 mg tablets - corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, dibasic calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, mannitol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, titanium dioxide, yellow ferric oxide.

5 mg tablets - black ferric oxide, corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, dibasic calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, mannitol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, yellow ferric oxide.

10 mg tablets - corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, dibasic calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, mannitol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, titanium dioxide, yellow ferric oxide.

20 mg tablets - black ferric oxide, corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, dibasic calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, mannitol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, yellow ferric oxide.

30 mg tablets - black ferric oxide, corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, dibasic calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, mannitol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, yellow ferric oxide.

40 mg tablets - black ferric oxide, corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, dibasic calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, mannitol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, yellow ferric oxide.

I hope this help, your question to me had very limited information.-

chicagoskyway 6 Aug 2010

I appreciate your help. Thank you very much.

Anonymous 6 Aug 2010

You are welcome---

chicagoskyway 6 Aug 2010

My wife is taking one half of 10mg because of that she have itching all over the body with small red pimples.

Anonymous 6 Aug 2010

Ok, your wife is experiencing a severe side effect., an allergic reaction , involves itching / a red, blistering, peeling skin rash;hives

Seek medical attention right away.-

Also contact her doctor.-

You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

How was I supposed to know all this from your question... I am only trying to help you..OK

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