enal·a·pril e-'nal-ə-.pril n an antihypertensive drug that is an ACE inhibitor administered orally in the form of its maleate C20H28N2O5·C4H4O4 see VASOTEC

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a drug used in the treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension) and heart failure. It inhibits the action of angiotensin (see ACE inhibitor), which results in decreased vasopressor (blood-vessel constricting) activity and decreased aldosterone secretion. It is administered by mouth; side-effects include headache, dizziness, fatigue, and diarrhoea. Trade name: Innovace.

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enal·a·pril (ə-nalґə-pril) an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor with antihypertensive and vasodilator actions. See also enalaprilat.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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