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benazepril

 [ben-a´zĕ-pril]
an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor administered orally as the hydrochloride salt in treatment of hypertension.

benazepril

/ben·a·ze·pril/ (ben-a´zĕ-pril) an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor used as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of hypertension.

benazepril

(bə-nā′zə-prĭl′)
n.
An ACE inhibitor drug, C24H28N2O5, used in its hydrochloride form primarily to treat hypertension and congestive heart failure.

benazepril

A nonsulfhydryl ACE inhibitor and antihypertensive used to manage congestive heart failure and chronic renal failure in patients with renal disease—e.g., glomerulopathies, interstitial nephritis, nephrosclerosis, polycystic kidney disease, diabetic nephropathy, etc.

Adverse effects
Headache, cough, anaphylaxis, angioedema, hyperkalemia.

benazepril

Lotensin A nonsulfhydryl ACE inhibitor and antihypertensive used to manage CHF, which protects against progression of renal failure in Pts with renal disease–eg, glomerulopathies, interstitial nephritis, nephrosclerosis, polycystic kidney disease, diabetic nephropathy, etc See ACE inhibitors, Angiotensin-converting enzyme.

benazepril (bənā´zəpril´),

n brand name: Lotensin;
drug class: angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor;
action: selectively suppresses renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system;
uses: treatment of hypertension, alone or in combination with thiazide diuretics.

benazepril

an angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor, similar to enalapril, used in the treatment of heart failure.