Comparison and additivity of nitrendipine and hydrochlorothiazide in systemic hypertension.

@article{Massie1986ComparisonAA,
  title={Comparison and additivity of nitrendipine and hydrochlorothiazide in systemic hypertension.},
  author={Barry M. Massie and Julio F. Tubau and Jadwiga Szlachcic and Carol Vollmer},
  journal={The American journal of cardiology},
  year={1986},
  volume={58 8},
  pages={16D-19D}
}
Calcium channel blockers are highly effective antihypertensive agents and provide a good alternative to other medications used as initial or monotherapy. Although the calcium channel blockers act as peripheral vasodilators, they are unique among this group of drugs in lowering blood pressure in a sustained manner; several compensatory mechanisms are… CONTINUE READING