candesartan cilexetil

(redirected from Amias)
Also found in: Medical, Acronyms.
Related to Amias: Candesartan

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).]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
22 November 2013 -- London-based distressed debt broker The Seaport Group LLC and its Seaport Financial Europe Ltd subsidiary have announced the acquisition of Amias Berman & Co LLP and its institutional sales and trading platform.
Amias Berman & Co LLP has operated since 2009 as an independent principal fixed income firm.
In around 1500, when he was a priest at Lymington, Hampshire, Wolsey got bladdered at a village feast, and was punished by justice of the peace, Sir Amias Paulet.