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Hypertension Update: Amlodipine and Atenolol: Combination Therapy Versus Monotherapy for blood pressure Management

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Cardiovascular diseases remain a serious public health challenge that affects an unlimited majority of the population across the world. Among the numerous risk factors for cardiovascular diseases, the foremost important modifiable risk factor is hypertension.The usefulness and efficacy of antihypertensive medication are studied for many years. There are many placebo-controlled trials and meta-analyses that have proven that the treatment with antihypertensive can prevent and postpone myocardial infarction and stroke. Among the foremost popular drugs in this category are amlodipine and atenolol.The researchers have now come up with the thought of combining multiple classes of antihypertensive drugs to attain good and fast blood pressure control in most hypertensive patients. Combination therapy has proven to be superior compared with monotherapy within the following regards-A synergistic e...
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