Overview ( 15,000 members taking Altace )
This product is primarily used to treat hypertension and heart failure, although it is also used by patients who have had heart attacks because of its association with improved survival. It works by blocking Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE), which plays an important role in controlling blood pressure.
This product has a black box warning relating to its risks when used in pregnancy.
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