RENIN-ANGIOTENSIN-ALDOSTERONE SYSTEM INHIBITORS
The RAAS inhibitors are only one class of antihypertensive drugs and are classified as shown below. RAAS are subdivided into ACE inhibitors, ANGII receptor antagonists and Renin inhibitors.
Angiotensin Converting Enzyme inhibitors (ACE inhibitors)
Sulfhydryl containing ACE inhibitors
Carboxylate containing ACE inhibitors
- Enalapril (prodrug of enalaprilat)