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an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor administered orally as the hydrochloride salt in treatment of hypertension.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
An ACE inhibitor drug, C24H28N2O5, used in its hydrochloride form primarily to treat hypertension and congestive heart failure.
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benazeprilA 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.
Headache, cough, anaphylaxis, angioedema, hyperkalemia.
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benazeprilLotensin 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.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.