benazepril

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be·na·ze·pril

 (bə-nā′zə-prĭl′)
n.
An ACE inhibitor drug, C24H28N2O5, used in its hydrochloride form primarily to treat hypertension and congestive heart failure.

[benz(o)- + aze(pine), seven-member ring containing nitrogen (az(o)- + (h)ep(ta)- + -ine) + -pril, ACE inhibitor suffix (from captopril).]
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benazepril

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