Benazepril Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Benazepril Properties


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Benazepril belongs to the class of medications called ACE inhibitors. It is the prescription medication used in dogs and cats for the treatment of heart failure, high blood pressure, and some forms of kidney disease. It works by relaxing blood vessels and reducing the workload of the heart. Benazepril may be used in addition to diuretics (water pills) known as thiazide diuretics.

Chemical Properties

Boiling Point 691.2 °C
Brand Name Lotensin;Fortekor;VetACE
CAS Number 86541-75-5
ChEBI 3011
Density 1.26 g/cm3
IUPAC Name 2-[(3S)-3-{[(2S)-1-Ethoxy-1-Oxo-4-Phenylbutan-2-yl]Amino}-
InChI 1S/C24H28N2O5/c1-2-31-24(30)20(14-12-17-8-4-3-5-9-17)25-19-15-13-18-10-6-7-11-21(18)26(23(19)29)16-22(27)28/h3-11,19-20,25H,2,12-16H2,1H3,(H,27,28)/t19-,20-/m0/s1
Molar Mass 424.49 g/mol
Molecular Formula C24H28N2O5