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Study on the effectiveness of enalapril as a monotherapy in mild to moderate hypertension.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8979626     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This study highlights our experience with 53 patients with mild to moderate hypertension who had monotherapy with Enalapril, one of the newer Angiotensin Converting Enzyme inhibitors. Enalapril was found to be effective in controlling blood pressure in 41 patients (77%). In 12 patients (23%) addition of one more drug was necessary for control of hypertension. Side effects were noted in 9 patients (17%). In two patients the adverse reactions were severe enough to warrant withdrawal of the drug.
M Poulose; R Jayadevan; J V Peter; A M Cherian
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Clinical Trial; Controlled Clinical Trial; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Indian journal of medical sciences     Volume:  50     ISSN:  0019-5359     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian J Med Sci     Publication Date:  1996 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-01-23     Completed Date:  1997-01-23     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0373023     Medline TA:  Indian J Med Sci     Country:  INDIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Medicine, Christian Medical College & Hospital, Vellore.
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MeSH Terms
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors / therapeutic use*
Antihypertensive Agents / therapeutic use*
Enalapril / therapeutic use*
Hypertension / drug therapy*
Middle Aged
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors; 0/Antihypertensive Agents; 75847-73-3/Enalapril

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