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1 result for Name/Synonym equals CAPTOPRIL 
Drug Name: Captopril [USAN:USP:INN:BAN:JAN] View Structure
Description: A potent and specific inhibitor of PEPTIDYL-DIPEPTIDASE A. It blocks the conversion of ANGIOTENSIN I to ANGIOTENSIN II, a vasoconstrictor and important regulator of arterial blood pressure. Captopril acts to suppress the RENIN-ANGIOTENSIN SYSTEM and inhibits pressure responses to exogenous angiotensin. 

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