Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Studies with Flunarizine in Venous Insufficiency

Roeckaerts, F.; Vanden Bussche, G.
December 1980
Angiology;Dec1980, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p833
Academic Journal
In 4 placebo-controlled double-blind studies of patients suffering from venous insufficiency-defined as the presence of varicose veins combined with a range of subjective symptoms and presence of venous ulcers-flunarizine was statistically significantly superior to placebo in improving symptomatology, reducing the circumference of swollen lower legs and ankles, and increasing the speed of healing of venous ulcers. No side-effects were noted.


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