Effects of Eplerenone, Enalapril, and Eplerenone/Enalapril in Patients With Essential Hypertension and Left Ventricular Hypertrophy: The 4E-Left Ventricular Hypertrophy Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Enalapril
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular
  • Mineralocorticoid Receptor Antagonists
  • Renin-Angiotensin System
  • Spironolactone

abstract

  • Eplerenone was as effective as enalapril in LVH regression and blood pressure control. The combination of eplerenone and enalapril was more effective in reducing LV mass and systolic blood pressure than eplerenone alone.

publication date

  • October 14, 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/01.CIR.0000091405.00772.6E

PubMed ID

  • 14517164

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1831

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 108

number

  • 15