ramipril


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Noun1.ramipril - an ACE inhibitor (trade name Altace) used to treat high blood pressure or in some patients who have had a heart attack
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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The majority of an FDA advisory panel agreed that telmisartan, currently approved for treating hypertension, should be approved for reducing the risk of cardiovascular events in patients at high risk for such events, but only if they cannot tolerate treatment with ramipril.
The majority of a Food and Drug Administration advisory panel agreed that telmisartan, currently approved for treating hypertension, should be approved for reducing the risk of cardiovascular events in patients at high risk for such events, but only if they cannot tolerate treatment with ramipril.
It is claimed that Ramipril could save thousands of people lives in Ireland.
The study found that ramipril (Altace) at dosages up to 10 mg/day reduced by 22% the relative risk for cardiovascular death, nonfatal acute MI, or stroke among patients with a history of peripheral artery disease, stroke, or ischemic heart disease but without a low left ventricular ejection fraction.
The Diabetes Reduction Assessment with ramipril and rosiglitazone Medication (DREAM) Trial of 5269 participants with IGT or IFG compared treatment with rosiglitazone and placebo.
We therefore planned a long-term, open-label, multicenter, randomized trial to assess whether the combination of steroids and ramipril versus ramipril alone would be more effective in patients with IgA nephropathy" said Dr.
CHICAGO -- Telmisartan is as effective as ramipril in reducing vascular events in high-risk patients, but combining the two drugs provides no incremental benefit and increases side effects.
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The ONgoing Telmisartan Alone and in combination with Ramipril Global Endpoint Trial (ONTARGET), a multiyear study of thousands of patients, addressed both of those questions.
They were randomly assigned in double-blind fashion to receive 10 mg/day of ramipril, 80 mg/day of telmisartan, or both.
COPENHAGEN -- Glucose-lowering agents can delay the onset of type 2 diabetes in high-risk individuals, confirmed results of the industry-sponsored Diabetes Reduction Assessment with ramipril and rosiglitazone Medication (DREAM) trial.
The angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor (ACEI) ramipril and the angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) telmisartan are equally effective for secondary cardiovascular prevention.