antihypertensive drugs


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antihypertensive drugs

Used to prevent or treat high blood pressure, and thus heart and circulatory disease.
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At the start, no participants were on antihypertensive drugs.
Study participants had either prehypertension or stage 1 hypertension (a mean blood pressure of 135/86 mm Hg) and were not taking antihypertensive drugs.
Patients prescribed photosensitizing antihypertensive drugs had a 16% increase in risk of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (cSCC) in a large retrospective cohort study.
Indapamide tablets are indicated for the treatment of hypertension, alone or in combination with other antihypertensive drugs.
These samples were used to study the prescribing pattern of antihypertensive drugs.
Background: Antihypertensive drugs have been linked to new-onset osteoporotic fracture (NOF), and different classes of antihypertensive drugs may alter the risk for the development of NOF; however, the classic effect of different antihypertensive drugs on the development of NOF in the elderly has not been well studied during long-term follow-up.
Observational studies linked hypertension to cumulative cerebrovascular damage over the course of life, but clinical trials did not clearly show that antihypertensive drugs can prevent or reverse cognitive decline, the authors reported.
In fact, antihypertensive drugs help only 25% of the patients who take them reach their blood pressure goal.
No episode of seizure developed during the hospitalization, and the blood pressure was maintained as normal without any antihypertensive drugs in 3 weeks.
8 antihypertensive drugs each when they entered the study.
Rate and determinants of 10-year persistence with antihypertensive drugs.
Pre-operatively she was treated for hypertension with different antihypertensive drugs (Telmisartan with amlodipine, prazosin and metoprolol) for 18 days.