REVIEW Temocapril HCl is a long-acting angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor, used for the treatment of hypertension. It is a prodrug with a thiazepine ring, with temocaprilat being its active form. It is currently only approved for use in Japan.
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