quinapril


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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

(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.
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As part of an agreement with Ranbaxy, Teva had been selling quinapril under its own label since December.
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The patient had a past medical history of primary myelofibrosis diagnosed two years ago and arterial hypertension under treatment with quinapril for fifteen years, while she was heterozygous for beta thalassemia trait.
La administracion simultanea de cefalexina y quinapril por via oral a ratas produjo modificaciones en las fases de absorcion y de eliminacion del antibiotico, que resultaron en un aumento del ABC de la cefalexina (13) .
Hyperkalemia is also a potential concern if salt substitutes are used with certain blood pressure medications that cause your body to retain potassium, such as angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors--benazepril (Lotensin[R]), enalapril (Vasotec[R]), lisinopril (Prinivil[R], Zestril[R]), and quinapril (Accupril[R]) are examples--and potassium-sparing diuretics--amiloride (Midamor[R]), eplerenone (Inspra[R]), spironolactone (Aldactone[R]), and triamterene (Dyrenium[R]).
Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition with quinapril improves endothelial vasomotor dysfunction in patients with coronary artery disease.
in their article "Efficacy of Administration of an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor for Two Years on Autonomic and Peripheral Neuropathy in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus" examined the effect of a 2-year quinapril treatment on diabetic cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy and peripheral neuropathy.