Using Telmisartan Alone or Combination of Telmisartan -HCTZ in the Treatment of Mild to Moderate Essential Hypertension
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The aim of this therapeutic observation is to demonstrate the efficacy and safety of telmisartan or telmisartan and HCTZ in the treatment of patients with mild-to-moderate essential hypertension under normal conditions of use after market launch.
Condition or disease
Study 502.465(NCT00638911) was planned and conducted as 6 independent substudies with varying country participation. One study database, a data management plan or a TSAP were not planned and do not exist which precludes baseline and outcome analyses.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
1. Male or female patients over the age of 18 years, with mild-to-moderate essential hypertension with values of mean morning seated diastolic BP more than 90 mmHg and less than 109 mmHg and or mean morning seated systolic BP more than 140 mmHg and less than 180 mmHg
newly diagnosed patients
patients failing to reach target blood pressure of less than 140 on 90 on their current antihypertensive treatment
Pre-menopausal women who do not use adequate contraception who are pregnant or nursing
Cholestasis and biliary obstructive disorders
Severe hepatic impairment
Severe renal impairment creatinine clearance less than 30 ml pro min
Refractory hypokalaemia hypercalcaemia
Known hypersensitivity to any component in the formulation of Micardis/Micardis Plus