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Opposite effects of losartan and atenolol on natriuretic peptides in patients with hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy: a LIFE substudy.

Authors
  • Olsen, Michael H
  • Wachtell, Kristian
  • Tuxen, Christian
  • Fossum, Eigil
  • Bang, Lia E
  • Hall, Christian
  • Ibsen, Hans
  • Rokkedal, Jens
  • Devereux, Richard B
  • Hildebrandt, Per R
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of Hypertension
Publisher
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer) - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date
May 01, 2005
Volume
23
Issue
5
Pages
1083–1090
Identifiers
PMID: 15834296
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Nt-proANP and Nt-proBNP were reduced in parallel with BP in losartan-treated patients whereas they increased in parallel with decreased heart rate in atenolol-treated patients.

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