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candesartan

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

medical Definition of candesartan

: an antihypertensive drug C33H34N6O6 that is taken orally and blocks the action of angiotensin II
Note: 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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