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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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Benazepril, captopril, lisinopril, ramipril, enalapril and captopril are the common ACE inhibitors used for renovascular hypertension treatment.
Effects of benazepril on renal function and kidney expression of matrix metalloproteinase-2 and tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-2 in diabetic rats.
These include ramipril, benazepril, captopril, lisinopril, and others; and ARBs (angiotensin II receptor blockers).
Longitudinal analysis of quality of Life, clinical, radiographic, echocardiographic, and Laboratory variables in dogs with myxomatous mitral valve disease receiving pimobendan or benazepril: The QUEST study.
* Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, such as benazepril (Lotensin[R]), enalapril (Vasotec[R]), and lisinopril (Prinivil[R]), or angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs), such as candesartan (Atacand[R]), losartan (Cozaar[R]), and valsarian (Diovan[R]), which reduce hormones that promote salt and water retention
The patient took his benazepril, aspirin, and atorvastatin on the day prior to colonoscopy.
Some examples of ACE inhibitors include ramipril (Altace[R]), enalapril (Vasotec[R]), and benazepril (Lotensin[R]).
During the natriuretic phase, attempts to slow her glomerular filtration, thus filtered sodium and potassium load, included ibuprofen 200 mg thrice daily and benazepril 10 mg twice daily (Table 1).
Li, "Comparison of cardioprotective effects using salvianolic acid B and benazepril for the treatment of chronic myocardial infarction in rats," Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Archives of Pharmacology, vol.