Jonathan Howlett

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Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors

General (including evidence of efficacy) Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEIs) are a commonly used medication in the current management of various medical conditions, including heart failure, postacute coronary syndrome, nephrotic syndrome and hypertension. The discoveries leading to the development of such drugs began in 1956 when an extract of snake venom was noted to control hypertension.…

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