Efficacy and Safety of Fluvastatin or Valsartan and Their Combination in Dyslipidemic Patients With Hypertension and Endothelial Dysfunction
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Patients with mild to moderate hypertension, dyslipidemia (imbalanced blood lipids) and decreased vascular dilatation, receiving a cholesterol lowering diet were given either valsartan or fluvastatin for 8 weeks. At week 8 all patients were administered a combination treatment with valsartan 160 mg and fluvastatin 80 mg.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
30 Years to 65 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Cholesterol lowering diet
Constant antihypertensive treatment
Myocardial infarction or stroke in the previous 3 months