Effect of telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide combination versus nifedipine GITS on ambulatory blood pressure and sympathetic activation

Roberto Fogari, Paola Preti, Annalisa Zoppi, Luca Corradi, Carlo Pasotti, Andrea Rinaldi, Amedeo Mugellini

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Abstract

Background: This study compares the effects of telmisartan hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) combination versus nifedipine GITS on ambulatory blood pressure (BP) and sympathetic activity, in patients with mild-to-moderate hypertension. Methods: One hundred twenty-four outpatients with sitting diastolic BP

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)577-583
Number of pages7
JournalAmerican Journal of Hypertension
Volume18
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2005

Keywords

  • Hypertension
  • Nifedipine GITS
  • Sympathetic activation
  • Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide combination

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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