Antihypertensive Efficacy of Hydrochlorothiazide vs Chlorthalidone Combined with Azilsartan Medoxomil.

Posted at — Mario Hernández Cueto — diciembre 3rd, 2012 — 10:52 under Revisiones

Antihypertensive Efficacy of Hydrochlorothiazide vs Chlorthalidone Combined with Azilsartan Medoxomil.

Evidence updatesPor: Bakris GL, Sica D, White WB, et al.  Am J Med. 2012 Dec;125(12):1229.e1-1229.

Chlorthalidone combined with azilsartan medoxomil provides better blood pressure reduction and a higher likelihood of achieving blood pressure control than hydrochlorothiazide combined with azilsartan medoxomil. This benefit occurred without a difference in safety measurements. [publicada: 3 de diciembre de 2012.]

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