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What is Fosinopril?

Fosinopril is a prescription medication that treats high blood pressure. Fosinopril is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor that decreases the action of certain chemicals that constrict blood vessels. This relaxes the vessels, improves blood flow and decreases the effort required to pump blood. While fosinopril does not cure high blood pressure, it can help you control it. It is also know by the brand name Monopril.

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