How to use Angiotensin in a sentence
Apart from water pills, digoxin and warfarin, I have taken ACE inhibitors and now angiotensin II (candesartan ).
A study of the effects of angiotensin II receptor blockade in heart failure is planned for 1998.
Like ACE inhibitors, angiotensin II receptor blockers have also been shown to be beneficial in diabetic kidney disease.
This enzyme catalyzes the conversion of angiotensin I to angiotensin II in blood plasma and in vascular endothelial tissues and degrades bradykinin.
It acts selectively on the AT 1 receptor subtype, which is responsible for the known actions of angiotensin II.Advertisement
The journal Atherosclerosis reports that pomegranate juice reduces angiotensin converting enzyme activity and thus lowers blood pressure.
Some blood pressure medications, called ACE (angiotensin converting enzyme) inhibitors, already work in a similar fashion through chemical means.