ACE inhibitor

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an antihypertensive drug that blocks the formation of angiotensin II in the kidney, leading to relaxation of the arteries

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Furthermore, it has suggested that TPG may be a possible application as natural medicine or food supplement with prospective cardioprotective effects.
Que manifests a wide range of beneficial biological activites and can mediate cardioprotective effects (7,23).
Elevated levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) provide a cardioprotective effect while a high level of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) is atherogenic (2-4).
The difference in remifentanil concentration could affect the cardioprotective effects of sevoflurane and propofol.
1997) have demonstrated that alcohol exerts its cardioprotective effects in part by inducing preconditioning-like mechanisms.
This suggests that endocrine therapy may reduce the suggested cardioprotective effects of testosterone, said Ms.
That is, did WHI data have enough power to test the cardioprotective effects of HRT in women in the menopausal transition (age 49 to 55)?
4's positive effects on corneal wound healing and down-regulation of key inflammatory molecules that are up-regulated when a wound occurs; (3) a presentation at the American Heart Association meeting in Orlando, Florida by an independent research team that, RegeneRx believes, is significant because this was the first time the cardioprotective effects of T?
Thus, in the limited evidence available, treatment with ibuprofen has been shown in an experimental trial to limit the cardioprotective effects of aspirin in patients with increased cardiovascular risk.
one of the original discoverers of the cardioprotective effects of adenosine regulating agents (ARAs).
These compounds have also been associated with possible anticarcinogenic or cardioprotective effects.
Further studies to assess neuroprotective effects of FG-4539 after stroke and cardioprotective effects after myocardial infarction are also planned,"said Neff.
Occasional use of ibuprofen, the FDA said, is unlikely to have a negative impact on aspirin's cardioprotective effects because of the long-lasting effects of daily aspirin.
Therefore, replacement therapy with synthetic thyroid hormone (levothyroxine) may be indicated for its cardioprotective effects.
These results lend support to the cardioprotective effects of IGF-1 and its therapeutic potential in diabetic cardiomyopathy.