Efficacy of angiotensin II receptor antagonists in preventing headache: a systematic overview and meta-analysis.

@article{Etminan2002EfficacyOA,
  title={Efficacy of angiotensin II receptor antagonists in preventing headache: a systematic overview and meta-analysis.},
  author={Mahyar Etminan and Mitchell A.H. Levine and George Tomlinson and Paula Rochon},
  journal={The American journal of medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={112 8},
  pages={642-6}
}
PURPOSE To determine whether angiotensin II receptor antagonists prevent headaches. METHODS We systematically searched MEDLINE, EMBASE, the Cochrane Library, and International Pharmaceutical Abstracts for studies in which participants were randomly assigned to an angiotensin II receptor antagonist or placebo. We also contacted experts and manually reviewed all references to identify additional articles. Two reviewers independently extracted data from the studies. Discrepancies were resolved… CONTINUE READING

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