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High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) Medications (cont.)

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ACE inhibitors

Angiotensin is a hormone in the body that causes blood vessels to narrow. The angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors decrease the production of angiotensin and, in turn, that helps lower blood pressure. Examples of ACE inhibitors include:

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/30/2014


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