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Noun1.Vasotec - an ACE inhibitor (trade name Vasotec) that blocks the formation of angiotensin in the kidney and so results in vasodilation; administered after heart attacks
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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Your husband may be treated with an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor, such as Vasotec, or an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB), such as Atacand, both of which also improve exercise capacity.
ACE (angiotensin- Muscle weakness, Vasotec (enalapril); converting enzyme) headache, dizziness, Prinivil and Zestril INHIBITORS: As with and sleepiness.
One medicine often used is an ACE inhibitor, and the study tested one of these -- enalapril, sold as Vasotec and in generic form -- against the Novartis drug.
Scientists previously discovered that the substance, like the family of medications that includes Captopril, Vasotec and Monopril, was an angiotensin-converting-enzyme (ACE) inhibitor.
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).
Caseville, Michigan: You write that generic versions of Amaryl (for diabetes) and Vasotec (for high blood pressure) often vary in color or shape, adding that you would prefer to use drugs made in America.
As the book looks at the 1980s and 1990s, it highlights Tagamet (cimetidine), Procardia (nifedipine), Feldene (piroxicam), and Vasotec (enalapril).
Also at risk is anyone on a medication that causes the body to hold onto potassium, including potassium-sparing diuretics like Dyazide and Spirozide, ACE inhibitors like Lotensin and Vasotec, angiotensin-receptor blockers such as Tevetan and Avapro and daily doses of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs like aspirin and ibuprofen.
Y supuestamente, ya que el Pato se cubre las plumas blancas al reiterar que estos datos provinieron del Internet y no los puede verificar, los mismos astronomicos porcentajes le suben a la hora de la venta al consumidor a medicinas como Claritin, Keflex, Norvasc, Paxil, Prevacid, Prozac, Tenomin, Vasotec, Xanax, Zithromax, Zocor y Zolof.
There may still be a backpack, but it's full of Celebrex and Actonel and Boniva, Vytorin and Lipitor and Vasotec, Colace and Beano and Imodium D--the stash the mature pilgrim, on land and sea and in the air, draws on each day to buy time.
Brand-name drugs: Zestril ($35) and Vasotec ($60) * Generic drugs: lisinopril ($16) and enalapril ($22) *