Active Ingredient(s):Ramipril FDA Approved: * January 28, 1991 Pharm Company: *KING PHARMS Category:Blood Pressure
Ramipril, sold under the brand name Altace among others, is an ACE inhibitor type medication used to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, and diabetic kidney disease. It can also be used as a preventative medication in patients over 55 years old to reduce the risk of having a heart attack, stroke or cardiovascular death in patients shown to be at high risk, such as some diabetics and patients with vascular disease.[4 ...
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