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Calcium Channel Blockers

Known as: Blockers, Calcium Channel, Channel Blockers, Calcium, CCB 
A pharmaceutical agent that inhibits the movement of calcium across through calcium channels in the cell membrane, preventing or decreasing the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Background—Characteristics of patients with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension (IPAH) who benefit from long-term calcium… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The National High Blood Pressure Education Program presents the complete Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
"The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Antihypertensive therapy is well established to reduce hypertension-related morbidity and mortality, but the optimal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND It is unknown whether either the angiotensin-II-receptor blocker irbesartan or the calcium-channel blocker amlodipine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The efficacy of antihypertensive drugs newer than diuretics and beta-blockers has not been established. We compared… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Background Recent reports suggest that calcium-channel blockers may be harmful in patients with diabetes and hypertension. We… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
In order to explain the potent antihypertensive activity of the modestly active (IC50 = 3.2 microM) dihydropyrimidine calcium… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The complete amino-acid sequence of the receptor for dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers from rabbit skeletal muscle is… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The calcium channel blockers verapamil and diltiazem have been shown to reverse multidrug resistance, but the mechanism of action… Expand