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How are angiotensin Receptor-Neprilysin Inhibitors used to treat heart failure?

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Angiotensin Receptor-Neprilysin Inhibitor is a combination of a neprilysin inhibitor and an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB). Approved in 2015, Entresto (sacubitril/valsartan) is seen as a possible replacement for ACE inhibitors or other ARBs.

SOURCES: 

Silver, W., “Success With Heart Failure: Help and Hope for Those with Congestive Heart Failure,” HarperCollins, 3rd edition October 16, 2002. 

American Heart Association.

Reviewed by Suzanne R. Steinbaum on October 29, 2017

SOURCES: 

Silver, W., “Success With Heart Failure: Help and Hope for Those with Congestive Heart Failure,” HarperCollins, 3rd edition October 16, 2002. 

American Heart Association.

Reviewed by Suzanne R. Steinbaum on October 29, 2017

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