Chronic caffeine consumption exacerbates hypertension in rats with polycystic kidney disease.

@article{Tanner2001ChronicCC,
  title={Chronic caffeine consumption exacerbates hypertension in rats with polycystic kidney disease.},
  author={George A. Tanner and Judith A Tanner},
  journal={American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation},
  year={2001},
  volume={38 5},
  pages={1089-95}
}
Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is a common inherited disorder frequently associated with renal failure, hypertension, and other abnormalities. The present study determined whether chronic caffeine intake in an animal model of this disease would affect renal structure and function and blood pressure. Heterozygous male Han:Sprague-Dawley rats with ADPKD and normal littermates were provided with either tap water or solutions of caffeine to drink, starting at 1 month of age… CONTINUE READING

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