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Details for Patent: 5,972,990

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Summary for Patent: 5,972,990
Title: Methods for reducing risk of repeat myocardial infarction and increasing survival in heart attack victims
Abstract:The invention involves a method for treating a human survivor of a heart attack and provides further improvement in survival following the heart attack by the early initiation and long-term administration of a renin-angiotensin system inhibitor, preferably an angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor. The inhibitor may be used on its own, or in conjunction with other therapeutic compounds such as data blockers and thrombolytic agents. The preferred inhibitor is captopril.
Inventor(s): Pfeffer; Marc A. (Chestnut Hill, MA), Pfeffer; Janice M. (Chestnut Hill, MA), Braunwald; Eugene (Weston, MA)
Assignee: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Inc. (Boston, MA)
Application Number:07/981,196
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