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Noun1.Capoten - a drug (trade name Capoten) that blocks the formation of angiotensin in the kidneys resulting in vasodilation; used in the treatment of hypertension and congestive heart failure
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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Abdus Samad participating in the debate said that Capoten was the first drug in this class and we were part of the seven country study which showed that it was very effective.
Effect of Ginkgo leaf tablet and capoten on left ventricular hypertrophy.
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ACE inhibitors (such as Capoten, Vasotec, Prinivil, Zestril, Monopril, Altace, Accupril, Aceon, Mavic and Univasc) are less effective when combined with yohimbine, as are beta-blockers (such as Tenormin, Kerlone, Corego, Trandate, Lopressor, Toprol XL, Corgard, Levatol and Inderal).
s (New York) heart medicine Capoten set to come down by 35% and Roche AG's (Basel CHE) antibiotic Rocephin by 30%.
AGE inhibitors include Capoten, Prinivil, and Altace.
After the announcement, Glaxo said it will become the leading pharmaceutical company in Egypt with a market share of 9 percent by acquiring 20 branded products in four therapeutic disease areas, including Duricef (antibiotic); Capozide and Capoten (ACE inhibitors); Theragran-H (iron supplement) and Kenacomb (topical steroid).
My jewelry consisted of a Medic Alert bracelet, and I learned the new language of arrhythmia and oliguria, Capoten and Zaroxolyn.
During the high and nonprofitable promotion period, Capoten was prescribed on average ten times a year per prescribing doctor in the United Kingdom, instead of five, the norm.
Drug FFS Mentions Drug HMO Mentions Lanoxin 11,040,029 FUROSEMIDE 765,020 Cardizem 7,279,562 Lanoxin 738,471 Procardia 6,848,458 Vasotec 580,145 Zantac 6,775,104 Cardizem 545,495 FUROSEMIDE 6,190,546 HCTZ(**) 496,224 Lasix 6,000,161 Procardia 479,228 Vasotec 5,992,800 Premarin 413,688 Synthroid 5,697,207 Synthroid 402,307 Capoten 5,500,437 ISOSORBIDE DN 401,875 Premarin 5,131,864 Ventolin 386,878
Six companies - Nabisco, Hormel Foods, Dove, Bristol-Myers Squibb, CAPOTEN, Glaxo Wellcome's IMITREX and Coca-Cola - launched new loyalty programs in the fourth quarter of 1995.
Bristol-Myers' hypertension drug Capoten will be the first important drug affected.