Comparison of the effects on ambulatory blood pressure of awakening versus bedtime administration of torasemide in essential hypertension.


Torasemide is a high-ceiling loop diuretic frequently used in the treatment of congestive heart failure, renal failure, and hypertension. Low doses of torasemide (2.5 to 5 mg/day) do not elevate 24 h natriuresis, and they constitute effective monotherapy for mild-to-moderate uncomplicated essential hypertension according to results based on clinic blood… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/07420520802544589


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