enalapril


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enalapril

 [e-nal´ah-pril]
an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor, used as enalapril maleate in the treatment of hypertension, congestive heart failure, and asymptomatic left ventricular dysfunction.

enalapril

/enal·a·pril/ (ĕ-nal´ah-pril) an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor used as the maleate salt in the treatment of hypertension, congestive heart failure, and asymptomatic left ventricular dysfunction.

enalapril

(ĭ-năl′ə-prĭl)
n.
An ACE inhibitor drug, C20H28N2O5, used in its maleate form to treat hypertension.

enalapril

An ANGIOTENSIN CONVERTING ENZYME (ACE) INHIBITOR drug with useful action over 24 hours. A brand name is Innovace. It is also formulated in conjunction with the diuretic drug hydrochlorothiazide as Innozide.

enalapril

an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor, used as the maleate in the management of heart failure by reducing systemic blood pressure and producing diuresis.
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7] In the study, Entresto demonstrated clinically relevant and statistically significant superiority to guideline-recommended ACE-inhibitor enalapril, reducing the risk of cardiovascular death or heart failure hospitalization by 20% (the primary endpoint) at a median follow-up of 27 months.
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The groups are as follows: control with no treatment (group C, n = 10); diabetes with no treatment (group DM, n= 10); diabetes treated with enalapril, at a dose of 10 mg/kg body weight/day by gavage (group DM + E, n = 10), diabetes treated with breviscapine, at a dose of 20 mg/kg body weight/day by gavage (group DM + B, n= 10), diabetic rats treated with the combination of both enalapril and breviscapine at the doses described above (group DM + E + B, n= 10).
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Combining enalapril with pyridoxamine reduced kidney disease mortality in these animals as well, leading the researchers to suggest that the ACE-inhibitor (enalapril)/pyridoxamine combination might be useful.
His blood pressure was 140 mmHg systolic and his enalapril was restarted at 10 mg bd.
A retrospective analysis of the Studies of Left Ventricular Dysfunction (SOLVD) trial suggested that patients on enalapril were more likely to die if they also took aspirin.
Enalapril was found to have a probable causal relationship to pancreatitis in 21 years of pharmacovigilance reporting from the Netherlands.
Analyzing the subgroup separately indicated that some African-Americans did better on Bildil than enalapril.
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It is also hoped by prescribing either Enalapril or Telmisartan, the diabetes time-bomb - especially in the West Midlands Asian community - can be controlled more effectively.
He was taking hydrochlorothiazide and enalapril for hypertension.