[The use of angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors during pregnancy clearly increases the risk of congenital malformations].


Recently, an important study was published concerning the possible teratogenic effects of angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors. Non-diabetic women who had used an ACE inhibitor during the first trimester of pregnancy had a significantly greater chance of giving birth to an infant with congenital malformations than women who had used no or other… (More)