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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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Some examples of ACE inhibitors include ramipril (Altace[R]), enalapril (Vasotec[R]), and benazepril (Lotensin[R]).
Effects of co-administration of urokinase and benazepril on severe IgA nephropathy.
Benazepril plus amlodipine or hydrochlorthiazide for hypertension in high-risk patients.
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Safety profile of benazepril in essential hypertension.
Amlodipine, 2-[(2-aminoethoxy)methyl] -4-(2chlorophenyl)-1,4-dihydro-6-methyl-3,5-pyridine dicarboxylic acid- 3-ethyl-5-methyl ester, a calcium channel blocker, is used alone or with benazepril, an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor, to treat hypertension, chronic stable angina pectoris, and prinzmetal's variant angina [2].
TABLE 3 Pharmacologic options for pediatric hypertension (28,32-34) Class Drug Starting dose Comments (interval) ACE Benazepril * 0.