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Many cases of cough in people on ACE inhibitors may not be from the medication itself, however.
The inactivation of bradykinin and the conversion of angiotensin I to angiotensin II in the lungs was thought to be caused by the same enzyme.
This will tell you WHY the drug was ordered…what condition is this medication treating in your patient? Importantly, ACE inhibitors do not interfere with cognitive function or cardiovascular reflexes.