TITLE

Spironolactone may save the day with resistant hypertension

AUTHOR(S)
Kuritzky, Louis
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;2/28/2011 Supplement, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a study conducted by M. Engbaek and colleagues which discovers the effectiveness of spironolactone (SPIR), an aldosterone antagonist with modest diuretic activity, in decreasing blood pressure independent of aldosterone status.
ACCESSION #
59522689

 

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