Effects of a new calcium antagonist, mibefradil (Ro 40-5967), on silent ischemia in patients with stable chronic angina pectoris: a multicenter placebo-controlled study. The Mibefradil International Study Group.

OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of mibefradil (Ro 40-5967) on the frequency and duration of episodes of asymptomatic ischemia in patients with stable angina pectoris and to determine the most efficient single therapeutic dose of this drug. BACKGROUND Mibefradil is a novel calcium channel antagonist that shows a high… CONTINUE READING