Definition of antihypertensive
What is the definition of "antihypertensive"?
1. Reducing or controlling high blood pressure.
Use "antihypertensive" in a sentence
"Compared with similar patients who took dummy pills, those who took so-called antihypertensive medication cut their risk of stroke by 23 percent;"
"In a report in the journal Stroke, Dr. Sylvie Perreault of McGill University, Montreal, and colleagues note that the benefits of blood pressure-lowering, or "antihypertensive," therapy on major cardiovascular outcomes have been demonstrated in clinical trials."
"She also advised people to seek professional guidance as Andrographis has potential interactions with anticoagulant, antihypertensive, immunosuppressant and hypoglycemic drugs."
Words like "antihypertensive" (synonyms)
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Words Like antihypertensive
NEARBY & RELATED ENTRIES
- medicinal drug
- ACE inhibitor
- alpha methyl dopa
- angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor