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antihypertensive agent

[‚an·tē‚hī·pər′ten·siv ′ā·jənt]
(pharmacology)
A substance, such as reserpine, that reduces hypertension.
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The interview schedule had the following parts: Sociodemographic details such as age, gender, socioeconomic status, occupation, duration of disease, use of medications and information regarding falls, use of antihypertensive medications, and comorbidities.
Some antihypertensive drugs that are classified as unknown photosensitizers "may actually have photosensitizing properties," Ms.
This study aimed to examine the association between the use of certain antihypertensive drug classes and NOF.
8% higher for patients taking antihypertensives and 12.
To perform the study, Walgreens took a group comprised of patients who used the pill reminder and had oral antidiabetic, antihypertensive or antihyperlipidemic medications between an index period of January 2014 and September 2014 and compared to a control group comprised of those who did not use the pill reminder.
In women with such diagnoses, long-acting antihypertensive therapy must therefore be maintained after delivery and not stopped abruptly.
They were randomized to rosuvastatin or placebo, dual antihypertensive therapy or placebo, or to all three medications or double placebo.
In the SPRINT study, individuals who got their systolic pressure to 120 mm Hg took, on average, three antihypertensive medications.
The AHA/ASA guidelines list the following antihypertensive regimens as treatment options before alteplase: labetalol 10-20 mg IV over 1-2 minutes, nicardipine 5 mg/h infusion titrated to desired blood pressure, or other agents (e.
sajor-caju, this present works highlighted the antihypertensive activities of hot water extract of L.
We therefore determined antihypertensive therapy, blood pressure control, and single-nucleotide polymorphism genotypes at the 3 GRK4 loci in patients with known arterial hypertension who were in regular outpatient treatment.