Comparison of indapamide and low-dose hydrochlorothiazide monotherapy in black patients with mild to moderate hypertension.

OBJECTIVES To assess, using ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM), the antihypertensive efficacy of hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg and indapamide 2.5 mg given as a monotherapy over 3 months to black patients with mild to moderate essential hypertension. DESIGN Single-centre, prospective, randomised open pilot study in three phases: (i) 1-week drug-free… CONTINUE READING