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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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