Antihypertensive drugs

  title={Antihypertensive drugs},
  author={St{\'e}phane Laurent},
  journal={Pharmacological Research},
  • S. Laurent
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • Pharmacological Research
Graphical abstract Figure. No caption available. ABSTRACT Successful treatment of hypertension is possible with limited side effects given the availability of multiple antihypertensive drug classes. This review describes the various pharmacological classes of antihypertensive drugs, under two major aspects: their mechanisms of action and side effects. The mechanism of action is analysed through a pharmacological approach, i.e. the molecular receptor targets, the various sites along the arterial… Expand
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