[Oral administration of extracted kallikrein to patients with essential arterial hypertension].

@article{Bellini1991OralAO,
  title={[Oral administration of extracted kallikrein to patients with essential arterial hypertension].},
  author={Cesare Bellini and Angelo Carlomagno and Antonio Luis Piccoli and Luigia Di Francesco and Claudio Ferri and R L Luparini and Giuseppe Germano and C Giarrizzo and Anna Santucci and Francesco Balsano},
  journal={La Clinica terapeutica},
  year={1991},
  volume={139 1-2},
  pages={3-8}
}
Reduced kallikrein excretion has been demonstrated in essential hypertension, suggesting an impairment of the renal kallikrein-kinin system. Therefore, we evaluated the efficacy and safety of oral kallikrein administration (glandular kallikrein derived form porcine pancreas) in 20 essential hypertensives (14 males and 6 females) aged between 34 and 62 years… CONTINUE READING