Immediate and short-term hemodynamic effects of diltiazem in patients with hypertension.

@article{Amodeo1986ImmediateAS,
  title={Immediate and short-term hemodynamic effects of diltiazem in patients with hypertension.},
  author={Celso Amodeo and Isaac Kobrin and Hector O. Ventura and Franz H. Messerli and Edward D. Frohlich},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={1986},
  volume={73 1},
  pages={
          108-13
        }
}
The immediate effects of intravenous diltiazem effects and short-term (4 weeks) of the oral drug on systemic and regional hemodynamics, cardiac structure, and humoral responses were evaluated by previously reported methods in nine patients with mild-to-moderate essential hypertension and in one patient with primary aldosteronism. Diltiazem was first administered in three intravenous doses of 0.06, 0.06, and 0.12 mg/kg, respectively; patients were then treated for 4 weeks with daily doses… CONTINUE READING

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