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arb

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noun \ˈärb\

Definition of arb



1979

First Known Use of arb

1979


Medical Dictionary

ARB

abbreviation

Medical Definition of ARB

  1. angiotensin-receptor blocker; angiotensin II receptor blocker <…ARBs are more costly than ACE inhibitors and have more side effects, their primary value is as an alternative for patients who cannot tolerate ACE inhibitors because of cough.—John J. V. McMurray, The New England Journal of Medicine, 10 Apr. 2008>




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