candesartan cilexetil

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can·de·sar·tan ci·lex·e·til

 (kăn′də-sär′tn sĭ-lĕk′sə-tĭl′)
An angiotensin II receptor blocker drug, C33H34N6O6, used to treat hypertension and heart failure.

[cande-, of unknown origin + -sartan, angiotensin II receptor blocker suff.; see losartan + cilexetil (shortening and alteration of cyclohexyloxycarbonyloxy ethyl ester).]
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Anti-fibrogenic effects of captopril and candesartan cilexetil on the hepatic fibrosis development in rat.
His past medical history was positive only for previous cochlear implant in 2005 and hypertension in treatment with candesartan cilexetil and hydrochlorothiazide.
Effects of orally applied candesartan cilexetil on central responses to angiotensin II in conscious rats.
Pharmaceutical company Mylan Inc (NYSE:MYL) reported on Wednesday the receipt of final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Candesartan Cilexetil and Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets, 16/12.
6) characteristics Age 61 42 Sex Female Female Medical History Diabetes mellitus + - Hypertension + + Hypothyroidism - - Chronic renal failure - - Concomitant drugs potentially interacting Glimeperid, Metformin, Candesartan cilexetil with fenofibrate Losarian potassium +hydrochlorothiazide Mean fenofibrate therapy duration time (week) 4 4 Main symptom Weakness, myalgia Generalized myalgia Laboratory Creatinine, mg/dl 5.
The safety and tolerability of candesartan cilexetil in CHF.
Candesartan cilexetil (CAN) is one of the angiotensin-II-receptor antagonists which are safe and effective agents for the treatment of hypertension and heart failure, either alone, or in conjunction with hydrochlorothiazide (HYD), a thiazide diuretic[1].
I am not suggesting that the success of alternative techniques in lowering BP should preclude the use of calcium channel blockers such as amlodipine (Norvasc), angiotensin II receptor blockers such as candesartan cilexetil (Atacand), or ACE inhibitors such as enalapril (Vasotec) in hypertensive patients.
The condition responds positively to treatment with the ACE inhibitors, such as enalapril (Vasotec) and benazepril (Lotensin), or the angiotensin II receptor blockers such as candesartan cilexetil (Atacand) and losartan (Cozaar), said Dr.
Computer-generated generated randomization assigned patients (concealed treatment group allocation) to receive either 16 mg of candesartan cilexetil or placebo for the active 12-week session.
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