angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor

(AN-jee-oh-TEN-sin-kun-VER-ting EN-zime in-HIH-bih-ter)

A drug that is used to lower blood pressure. An angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor is a type of antihypertensive agent. Also called ACE inhibitor.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "inhibidor de la enzima convertidora de la angiotensina"

Medicamento que se usa para disminuir la presión arterial. Un inhibidor de la enzima convertidora de la agiotensina es un tipo de antihipertensor. También se llama inhibidor de la ACE.