Carvedilol in hypertension treatment

@article{Stafylas2008CarvedilolIH,
  title={Carvedilol in hypertension treatment},
  author={Panagiotis C. Stafylas and Pantelis A Sarafidis},
  journal={Vascular Health and Risk Management},
  year={2008},
  volume={4},
  pages={23 - 30}
}
Although beta-blockers have been previously shown to effectively reduce blood pressure (BP) and have been used for hypertension treatment for over 40 years, their effect on cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in hypertensive patients remains controversial and its use in uncomplicated hypertension is currently under debate. However, data on the above field derive mainly from studies which were conducted with older agents, such as atenolol and metoprolol, while considerable pharamacokinetic… CONTINUE READING
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