Captopril

Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor

Captopril desired effects:

  • Decreased Bradykinin Degradation
  • Decreased Renal K+ Excretion
  • Renal Arterial Vasodilation
  • Increased Renal Na+ Excretion
  • Decreased Intravascular Volume
  • Decreased Mineralocorticoid Secretion
  • Decreased Blood Pressure

Captopril drug classes:

  • Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor

Captopril pharmacologic actions:

  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Sodium Chloride Symporter Inhibitors
  • Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors

Captopril mechanism of action:

  • Angiotensin-converting Enzyme Inhibitors
  • treatable

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