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candesartan

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noun can·de·sar·tan \ˌkan-də-ˈsär-ˌtan\

Medical Definition of candesartan

  1. :  an antihypertensive drug C33H34N6O6 that is taken orally and blocks the action of angiotensin II Candesartan is marketed under the trademark Atacand. When used in combination with hydrochlorothiazide it is marketed under the trademark Atacand HCT.


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