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Fosinopril sodium (Monopril) is an ACE inhibitor drug prescribed for the treatment of high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, and post-heart attack treatment. Side effects, drug interactions, warnings and precautions, and patient safety information should be reviewed prior to taking any medication.

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