Body Weight Changes with β-Blocker Use: Results from GEMINI Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adrenergic beta-Antagonists
  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Hypertension

abstract

  • Metoprolol tartrate was associated with increased weight gain compared to carvedilol; weight gain was most pronounced in subjects with hypertension and diabetes who were not taking insulin therapy.

publication date

  • July 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.amjmed.2006.10.017

PubMed ID

  • 17602935

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 610

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 120

number

  • 7