[Effects of a calcium antagonist (nifedipine) in hypertensive and normotensive subjects].

@article{MacCarthy1988EffectsOA,
  title={[Effects of a calcium antagonist (nifedipine) in hypertensive and normotensive subjects].},
  author={G B MacCarthy and Gustavo S{\'a}nchez Torres and Junior Barrera},
  journal={Archivos del Instituto de Cardiologia de Mexico},
  year={1988},
  volume={58 2},
  pages={137-43}
}
We investigated the effect of the calcium antagonist nifedipine upon the following parameters: systolic and diastolic blood pressure (SBP and DBP) heart rate (HR), electrocardiogram (ECG) and the relative rate of calcium uptake in platelets. The possible correlation between this rate and blood pressure was one of the main points we tried to establish. The… CONTINUE READING