ACCURETIC

Found in: Australia Canada United Kingdom United States

Active ingredients

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Active Ingredient
Description
1

Quinapril is a potent angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. The mode of action of quinapril in humans and animals is to inhibit circulating and tissue ACE activity, thereby decreasing vasopressor activity and aldosterone secretion.

2

Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic and an antihypertensive agent. It affects the distal renal tubular mechanism of electrolyte reabsorption and increases excretion of sodium and chloride in approximately equivalent amounts.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Quinapril and diuretics
C Cardiovascular system → C09 Agents acting on the renin-angiotensin system → C09B ACE inhibitors, combinations → C09BA ACE inhibitors and diuretics

Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
FDA, National Drug Code (US)
Identifier(s): 0071-0220, 0071-0222, 0071-0223
Health Products and Food Branch (CA)
Identifier(s): 02237367, 02237368, 02237369
Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (AU)
Identifier(s): 8589C, 8590D
Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB)
Identifier(s): 140360, 161332, 26056