Latest ACE inhibitor Stories

2009-08-18 15:00:00

A mutation in a gene that helps regulate high blood pressure is a cause of inherited kidney disease, according to a new study by researchers at Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Charles University in Prague and colleagues.

2009-07-27 08:37:13

Proven beneficial to the heart and kidneys, research shows certain blood pressure drugs called ACE inhibitors may also benefit the brain.

2009-05-13 07:08:00

Fixed-dose combination offers a convenient option that may help patients reduce steps to reach their blood pressure goals while decreasing patient pill burden(1) PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.

2009-03-20 09:39:48

A newly published study found patients actually have more control of their high blood pressure (hypertension) when treated with less medication.

2009-02-23 11:03:28

Researchers in Canada are reporting evidence that eggs — often frowned upon for their high cholesterol content — may reduce another heart disease risk factor — high blood pressure.

2008-09-05 03:00:06

By Gutierrez, Orlando M Tamez, Hector; Bhan, Ishir; Zazra, James; Tonelli, Marcello; Wolf, Myles; Januzzi, James L; Chang, Yuchiao; Thadhani, Ravi BACKGROUND: Increased N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) concentrations are associated with increased cardiovascular mortality in chronic hemodialysis patients.

2008-08-31 12:00:00

31 August, 2008, Lysaker, Norway: Pronova BioPharma ASA (OSE: PRON.OL) ("Pronova BioPharma" or the "company") announces that the Phase III outcome trial GISSI-Heart Failure demonstrated that Omacor(R) reduced mortality and morbidity in patients with congestive heart failure (CHF).

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