Comparative risk for angioedema associated with the use of drugs that target the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angioedema
  • Angiotensin Receptor Antagonists
  • Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
  • Renin-Angiotensin System

abstract

  • Compared with β-blockers, ACEIs or aliskiren was associated with an approximately 3-fold higher risk for angioedema, although the number of exposed events for aliskiren was small. The risk for angioedema was lower with ARBs than with ACEIs or aliskiren.

publication date

  • November 12, 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/2013.jamainternmed.34

PubMed ID

  • 23147456

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1582

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 172

number

  • 20