ramipril

ra·mip·ril rə-'mip-rəl, ra- n an ACE inhibitor C23H32N2O5 used esp. to treat hypertension see Altace

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ra·mi·pril (rə-miґpril) an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor used in the treatment of hypertension and post–myocardial infarction congestive heart failure; administered orally. It is also used to reduce the risk of myocardial infarction, stroke, and death in patients considered at high risk for a major cardiovascular event.

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