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Group of Medications: Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor (ACE) Brand Name: Captopril Generic Name: Uses: Treatment of hypertension, heart failure, diabetic neuropathy, and left ventricular dysfunction after a myocardial infarction. Administering Medication: Routes Common Side Effects: Nursing Interventions/implications: Alert the surgeon and mark the patient’s chart prominently if the patient is to undergo surgery to alert medical personnel that the blockage of compensatory angiotensin II could result in hypotension after surgery that would need to be reversed with volume expansion . Pertinent Lab Values: Adverse Effects: Tachycardia, MI, rash, pruritis, gastric irritation, aphthous ulcers, peptic ulcers, dysgeusia, proteinuria, bone marrow suppression, cough. Contraindications: ACE inhibitors are contraindicated in the presence of allergy to any of the ACE inhibitors to prevent hypersensitivity reactions and with impaired renal function, which could be exacerbated by the effects of
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  • Spring '16
  • Gloria Seno
  • Pharmacology, Angiotensin II receptor antagonist

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