Lack of effect of long-term amlodipine on insulin sensitivity and plasma insulin in obese patients with essential hypertension

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To evaluate the effects of long-term treatment antihypertensive with the dihydropyridine calcium antagonist amlodipine on insulin sensitivity, plasma insulin, and lipoprotein metabolism in obese hypertensive patients. We measured the insulin sensitivity index (SI), determined by the Minimal Model Method of Bergman, fasting plasma insulin and glucose… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00315543

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