[Antihypertensive therapy using metipamide VUFB].

  title={[Antihypertensive therapy using metipamide VUFB].},
  author={K Sedl{\'a}kov{\'a} and Rastislav Dz{\'u}rik},
  journal={Vnitrni lekarstvi},
  volume={35 5},
In a group of 17 patients with mild hypertension the antihypertensive effect of Metipamide VUFB was investigated. In the course of fourteen weeks' treatment the mean blood pressure declined from 20.5/13.3 kPa to 17.3/11.2 kPa and at the end of the investigation the diastolic blood pressure readings were normal in all patients. Echocardiography revealed a slight decline of the total peripheral resistance. The natriuretic effect was confirmed which is in the foreground of the antihypertensive… CONTINUE READING