Active Ingredient(s):Spirapril FDA Approved: * December 29, 1994 Pharm Company: *SCHERING Category:Blood Pressure
Spirapril, sold under the brand name Renormax among others, is an ACE inhibitor antihypertensive drug used to treat hypertension. It belongs to dicarboxy group of ACE inhibitors.
It was patented in 1980 and approved for medical use in 1995.
Like many ACE inhibitors, this prodrug is converted to the active metabolite spiraprilat following oral administration. Unlike other members of the group, it is eliminated both by renal and h...
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