Benazepril Hydrochloride Cas 86541-74-4
Benazepril, is a drug of the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor class used primarily in treatment ofhypertension,congestive heart failure, and heart attacks, and also in preventing renal and retinal complications of diabetes. Its indications,contraindications and side
effects are as those for all ACE inhibitors. The drug is a precursor of the active agent, which is metabolized by the liverinto its active form. Upon cleavage of its ester group benazepril is converted into benazeprilat, its active form, which is a non-sulfhydryl angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor.