PMID: 4956Jan 1, 1976

Long-term hypotensive effect of atenolol (ICI 66.082), a new beta-adrenergic blocking agent

Acta Medica Scandinavica
L HanssonN C Henningsen

Abstract

A report is given from an on-going multicenter trial in Sweden, in which 117 hypertensive patients have been treated with a new cardioselective beta-adrenergic blocking agent, atenolol (ICI 66.082, Tenormin) for an average of six months (range 2-21). Statistically significant reductions of BP were observed, recumbent by 29/19 mmHg (p less than 0.0001) and standing by 28/18 mmHg (p less than 0.0001). Few and comparatively mild side-effects were seen.

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Jan 1, 1979·Acta Medica Scandinavica. Supplementum·K EliassonK Sundqvist
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