Mavik


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Noun1.Mavik - an ACE inhibiting drug (trade name Mavik) used in some patients after a heart attack or to treat hypertension
ACE inhibitor, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor - an antihypertensive drug that blocks the formation of angiotensin II in the kidney, leading to relaxation of the arteries; promotes the excretion of salt and water by inhibiting the activity of the angiotensin converting enzyme; also used to treat congestive heart failure
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ACE inhibitors include Lotensin, captopril, enalapril, Monopril, Prinivil/Zestril, Univasc, Aceon, Accupril, Altace and Mavik.
The consulting report provides strategic assessments of numerous antihypertensive drugs, including Pfizer's (PFE) Norvasc, Merck's (MRK) Cozaar, AstraZeneca's (AZN) Atacand, Sanofi-Synthelabo (SNY) and Bristol-Myers Squibb's (BMY) Avapro, King Pharmaceuticals (KG) and Wyeth's (WYE) Altace, Novartis' (NVS) Diovan, Abbott Laboratories' (ABT) Mavik, Biovail's (BVF) Cardizem LA and Teveten, and Sankyo and Forest Laboratories' (FRX) Benicar.
5 mg QD Trandolapril Mavik 1 mg QD (2 mg QD in African- American patients) Classification/Drug Usual Dosage Range Benazepril 20-40 mg QD Captopril (*) 25-150 mg BID-TID Enalapril 10-40 mg QD or in divided doses Fosinopril 20-40 mg QD Lisinopril 20-40 mg QD Moexipril 7.