Acute Titration and Chronic Follow-up with Captopril in Hypertension. A One-Year Safety Profile on Combination Therapy with Captopril and a Diuretic
- Single Administration of Captopril and Combined Use with Beta-Blocker and/or Thiazide Diuretic in the Treatment of Essential Hypertension. Yoneda, Shunki; Kako, Toshio; Koketsu, Masaaki; Hayano, Junichiro; Asakawa, Takeshi; Fujinami, Takao; Kato, Tadashi // Angiology;Nov1991, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p914
Thirty-four patients with essential hypertension at WHO stage I or II were divided into three groups. Group I consisted of 22 cases who displayed normal renin activity (NR) or low renin activity (LR) and who received a single administration of captopril. Group II consisted of 6 cases given...
- Improvement of preoperative management in patients with adrenal pheochromocytoma. Jiang Li; Chang-Hai Yang // International Journal of Clinical & Experimental Medicine;2014, Vol. 7 Issue 12, p5541
Objective: To investigate methods for improving the preoperative management of patients with pheochro-mocytoma. Methods: We collected 155 cases diagnosed as adrenal pheochromocytoma and with hypertension. During preoperative preparation, 85 patients had antihypertensive therapy by using the...
- Hypertensive Drug Classes: Brand Names Only. // HealthFacts;Apr2005, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p3
Lists several brands of hypertensive drugs depending on their class. Cardura alpha blocker; Lotensin angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors; Naturetin thiazide diuretics.
- Alpha-blockers and converting enzyme inhibitors. Rubin, P.C.; Reid, J.L. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);4/9/1983, Vol. 286 Issue 6372, p1192
Investigates the role of alpha-blockers and converting enzyme inhibitors in the management of hypertension. Discussion on the pharmacokinetics of prazosin; Complications of labetalol; Mechanism of action of baratol.
- Same effect of sublingual and oral Captopril in hypertensive crisis. KARAKILIÇ, E.; BÜYÜKCAM, F.; KOCALAR, G.; GEDIK, S.; ATALAR, E. // European Review for Medical & Pharmacological Sciences;2012, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p1642
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Hypertensive crisis is a condition characterized by rapid and inappropriate symptomatic elevation of blood pressure (BP) that is commonly seen in Emergency Departments. Oral or sublingual captopril is commonly used in the Emergency Departments. The unpleasant taste of...
- OUTSMARTING THE 'SILENT KILLER'. Moser, Marvin // Prevention;Oct89, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p53
Discusses different categories of blood pressure-lowering medications. Diuretics; Beta blockers; Angiotensin converting enzyme; Calcium channel blockers; Vasodilators; Alpha-blocking agents; Peripheral adrenergic antagonists; Centrally acting drugs.
- Post-transplant hypertension in the rat: Effects of captopril and native nephrectomy. Coffman, Thomas M.; Himmelstein, Stevan; Best, Chris; Klotman, Paul E. // Kidney International;Jul1989, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p35
In patients with well-functioning renal allografts, the presence of diseased native kidneys appears to be a common cause of elevated blood pressure. We evaluated the role of native kidneys in post-transplant hypertension using a rat model in which the confounding variables of rejection and...
- Alpha-adrenergic blocker effective for hypertensive type II diabetics. // Modern Medicine;Aug94, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p19
Reports on the efficacy of the alpha-adrenergic blocker doxazopin mesylate in the treatment of hypertensive type II diabetics. Effects to insulin responses; Results of a study on the use of the drug in maintenance therapy.
- Living with Hypertension. Headley, Samuel // ACSM Fit Society Page;Spring2008, p1
The article deals with hypertension, a condition wherein there is an abnormal elevation of the blood pressure. According to the Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation and Treatment of Hypertension (JNC7), 30 percent of adult hypertensive population...