Effects of the angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors captopril, rentiapril, and alacepril in patients with essential and renovascular hypertension.

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The effects of captopril, rentiapril, and alacepril were compared in five patients with renovascular hypertension (RVH) and five with essential hypertension (EH). The dose of each drug was equivalent to 50 mg of captopril. Rentiapril inhibited angiotensin converting enzyme activity more strongly and for longer periods than did the other two drugs. In the… (More)

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@article{Ideishi1989EffectsOT, title={Effects of the angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors captopril, rentiapril, and alacepril in patients with essential and renovascular hypertension.}, author={Munehito Ideishi and M Sasaguri and Masato Ikeda and K. Kikuo Arakawa}, journal={Clinical therapeutics}, year={1989}, volume={11 4}, pages={441-51} }