Captopril (Capoten) belongs to a class of medicines known as angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors.
It is used to treat mild to severe high blood pressure as well as congestive heart failure.
Captopril is given by mouth as a tablet and is also available as an oral suspension compounded by your pharmacist.
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