ARBs vs. ACE[I] . Dr SANJAY KALRABHARTI HOSPITALKARNAL. TAKE HOME MESSAGES. Read the fine printFamiliarize yourself with side-effects, kinetics, dosesGive ACEI if cardiac morbidity is a concernGive ARB if renal morbidity is a concern, in type 2DM [ACEI in type 1]Give both if both are a concern Make sure you control BP.