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Monday, May 3, 2010

ASH: Novel Combo Antihypertensive Pill Better than Its Parts

Essential hypertension is a complex and multifactorial disease. Its no surprise that a pill containing three different medications works better that a combination of any two of the three medications.

NEW YORK (MedPage Today) -- An investigational triple combination antihypertensive pill was significantly better at lowering blood pressure and getting patients to goal than dual therapies using its components, a phase III randomized trial showed.


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