Effects of amlodipine fosinopril combination on microalbuminuria in hypertensive type 2 diabetic patients.

@article{Fogari2002EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of amlodipine fosinopril combination on microalbuminuria in hypertensive type 2 diabetic patients.},
  author={Roberto Fogari and Paola Preti and Annalisa Zoppi and Andrea Rinaldi and Luca Corradi and Carlo Pasotti and Luigi Poletti and Gianluigi Marasi and Giuseppe Derosa and Amedeo Mugellini and Carlo Voglini and Pierangelo Lazzari},
  journal={American journal of hypertension},
  year={2002},
  volume={15 12},
  pages={1042-9}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study is to compare the long-term effect of amlodipine and fosinopril in monotherapy or in combination on urinary albumin excretion (UAE) in hypertensive diabetic patients. METHODS We selected 453 hypertensive patients with type 2 diabetes and microalbuminuria and randomized them to amlodipine (5 to 15 mg/day), fosinopril (10 to 30 mg/day), or amlodipine plus fosinopril (5/10 to 15/30 mg/day) for a 3-month titration period. The nonresponder patients or those… CONTINUE READING