Comparison of the antihypertensive effect of enalapril and propranolol in black South Africans.

@article{Goodman1985ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of the antihypertensive effect of enalapril and propranolol in black South Africans.},
  author={Carm{\'e}l Goodman and Clive Rosendorff and Anne Coull},
  journal={South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde},
  year={1985},
  volume={67 17},
  pages={672-6}
}
Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors are useful antihypertensive agents. Enalapril maleate is a new ACE inhibitor with actions similar to those of captopril but with fewer side-effects. A study was conducted on 19 black South Africans with mild or moderate essential hypertension; enalapril was compared with propranolol as monotherapy or together with hydrochlorothiazide in a 1-year randomized, double-blind, parallel study. Neither enalapril nor propranolol alone produced consistent… CONTINUE READING

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