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Accupril: Oral tablet

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Available Strengths
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Accupril 5mg Tab
Pfizer US Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PD 527  |  5
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Accupril 10mg Tab
Pfizer US Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PD 530  |  10
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Accupril 20mg Tab
Pfizer US Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PD 532  |  20
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Accupril 40mg Tab
Pfizer US Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PD 535  |  40
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Accupril 5mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 5  |  PD 527
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Accupril 10mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PD 530  |  10
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Accupril 20mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PD 532  |  20
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Accupril 40mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: PD 535  |  40
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Accupril 10mg Tab
PD-RX
Pill Identification: PD 530  |  10
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Accupril 40mg Tab
PD-RX
Pill Identification: PD 535  |  40
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Accupril 20mg Tab
PD-RX
Pill Identification: PD 532  |  20
How This Drug Works
ACE Inhibitors
Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors, or ACE inhibitors, help relax blood vessels and balance body fluids. They prevent ACE enzyme from causing damage to the body.
Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, or ACE inhibitors, help relax blood vessels and balance body fluids. They prevent ACE enzyme from causing damage to the body. "ACE" attaches itself to Angiotensin I to make Angiotensin II. Angiotensin II is a hormone that attaches to receptor sites in blood vessel walls and causes the blood vessels to tighten. ACE inhibitors, like the ACE enzyme, can also attach to angiotensin I, but instead they block angiotensin I from making angiotensin II, and allow more blood to flow through the vessels. This means that the heart doesn't have to work as hard.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Accupril: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

QUINAPRIL (KWIN a pril) is an ACE inhibitor. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure.

Similar Generic Drugs : Quinapril: Oral tablet

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CVS/pharmacy Patient Statistics for Accupril: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
60.12%
39.88%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.0%
0.6%
21.43%
77.98%
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