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quinapril

 [kwin´ah-pril″]
an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor used in the form of the hydrochloride salt in treatment of hypertension and congestive heart failure.

quinapril

/quin·a·pril/ (-pril) an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor used as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of hypertension and congestive heart failure.

quinapril

(kwĭn′ə-prĭl)
n.
An ACE inhibitor drug, C25H30N2O5, used in its hydrochloride form to treat hypertension and congestive heart failure.

quinapril

Accupril® An ACE inhibitor used to treat HTN which is used alone or in combination with a thiazide diuretic to manage hypertension, or as an adjunct with a diuretic or digitalis to treat CHF Adverse effects Vasodilation, tachycardia, HF, palpitations, chest pain, hypotension, MI, CVA, hypertensive crisis, angina pectoris, orthostatic hypotension, arrhythmias, shock, dry mouth, constipation, diarrhea, N&V, hepatitis, pancreatitis, hemorrhage; somnolence, vertigo, insomnia, sleep disturbances, paresthesias, depression, headache, dizziness, fatigue, agranulocytosis, BM depression, thrombocytopenia

quinapril

An ANGIOTENSIN CONVERTING ENZYME INHIBITOR (ACE inhibitor) drug used to treat HEART FAILURE and high blood pressure (HYPERTENSION). A brand name is Accupro.

quinapril, (kwin´əpril´),

n brand name: Accupril;
drug class: angiotensin-converting enzyme;
action: selectively suppresses renin-angiotensin-aldoste-rone system; inhibits angiotensin-converting enzyme; prevents conversion of angiotensin I to angiotensin II; results in dilation of arterial and venous vessels;
use: hypertension, alone or in combination with thiazide diuretics.
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Analysis of the pharmacokinetic interaction between cephalexin and quinapril by a nonlinear mixed-effect model.
Inevitably, most studies pertain to a reduction in PWV whilst patients undergo therapy with ACE inhibitors including not only trandolapril and quinapril but also perindopril [47], ramipril [48], enalapril [49] and cilazapril [50].
Recently, six months of therapy with the tissue-specific ACE inhibitor, quinapril, has been shown to improve coronary endothelium-dependent vasodilation in patients with coronary atherosclerosis.
En investigacion reciente en pacientes con hipertension y diabetes tipo 2, se les evaluo con Doppler tisular, ecocardiograma, funcion endotelial, arterial y biomarcadores basales, y a los 6 meses con quinapril mas indapamida o hidroclorotiazida.
If you're taking ACE inhibitors, such as captopril, enalapril, lisinopril, moexipril, quinapril or ramipril, be aware that eating foods high in potassium, such as bananas, oranges, green leafy vegetables and salt substitutes, may boost your potassium levels too high in combination with these drugs.
Captopril, enalapril and quinapril are minimally excreted in breast milk.
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The result of TREND study showed that the treatment with Quinapril was associated with significant improvement in endothelial dependent vasodilatation in CAD patients with evidence of endothelial dysfunction at baseline (33).