Trandolapril is an ACE inhibitor. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme. Trandolapril is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension), and to improve survival after a heart attack. Trandolapril may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Mavik belongs to the ACE inhibitor class of drugs. Mavik is used in the treatment of high blood pressure. Mavik works by relaxing blood vessels and making the heart pump blood more efficiently. Mavik can also be used to reduce the risk of another heart attack after a patient has experienced a heart attack, therefore, preventing the worsening of congestive heart failure.