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an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor used in the form of the hydrochloride salt in treatment of hypertension and congestive heart failure.
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, C25H30N2O5, used in its hydrochloride form to treat hypertension and congestive heart failure.
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quinaprilAccupril® 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
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
quinaprilAn 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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