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Synonyms for Capoten

a drug (trade name Capoten) that blocks the formation of angiotensin in the kidneys resulting in vasodilation

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GBE (2# tid) Metoprolol 24 weeks (2010) + control (50mgqd/bid) Yu(1999) GBE (1# tid) Capoten 6 months + control (6.
Bristol-Myers' hypertension drug Capoten will be the first important drug affected.
Such new products as Tagamet and Zantac for ulcers, Procardia and Capoten for hypertension, Mevacor for cholesterol, and Naprosyn for arthritis allowed physicians to actually control diseases that had led to fatal and crippling illnesses.
captopril First and only ACE inhibitor approved by the FDA for treating diabetic nephropathy specifically in patients with type 1 diabetes and specifically for the brand-name formulation of the drug, Capoten.
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors Classification/Drug Trade Names Starting Dosage Benazepril Lotensin 10 mg QD Captopril (*) Capoten 25 mg BID-TID Enalapril Vasotec 5 mg QD Fosinopril Monopril 10 tng QD Lisinopril Prinivil, Zestril 10 mg QD Moexipril Univasc 7.
ACE (angiotensin-converting enzyme) inhibitors, including Capoten, Vasotec, Prinivil, and Zestril, cause blood vessels to dilate.
McAllister has worked on the development of such major pharmaceutical products as Lupron, Pravachol, Capoten, Kerlone, Cardene, Calan, Avandia, Actos, Teveten, and Atacand.
Enalapril, a copy of Merck's Vasotec, and captopril, the equivalent of Bristol-Myers Squibb's Capoten, are other generics currently available.