Big data gives new insight into blood pressure reduction role of commonly prescribed drug

28 julio 2015

A drug commonly prescribed to conserve potassium in the blood also significantly lowers blood pressure when taken in conjunction with a diuretic frequently prescribed to patients with hypertension, a new big data study has found. The combination of the two drugs, both available as generics, has been shown to consistently amplify the blood pressure reduction in patients with or without the presence of other antihypertensive agents such as ACE inhibitors and calcium channel blockers.img src=»» height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/