Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor (ACE inhibitor)
High blood pressure
Not a controlled substance
Benazepril (Lotensin) Drug Class
Benazepril (ben-ah-zuh-pril) belongs to a group of medications called angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors.
Benazepril (Lotensin) Age Range
Benazepril is approved for use in adults and children. However, the safety and efficacy of this drug have not been established in children under 6 years of age or children with reduced kidney function (glomerular filtration rate less than 30 mL/minute/1.73 m2).