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Additive Beneficial Effects of Atorvastatin Combined With Amlodipine In Treatment of Hypertension

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00741078
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 26, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 29, 2008
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Gachon University Gil Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The investigators hypothesized combination therapy would be superior to monotherapy.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hypertension Drug: statin, amlodipine Phase 4

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Additive Beneficial Effects of Atorvastatin Combined With Amlodipine In Treatment of Hypertension
Study Start Date : December 2004
Actual Study Completion Date : August 2008


Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: atorvastatin, amlodipine Drug: statin, amlodipine




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Ages Eligible for Study:   25 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hypertension

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Chronic renal disease
  • Severe hypertension

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Locations
Korea, Republic of
Gil Medical Center
Incheon, Korea, Republic of, 405-760
Sponsors and Collaborators
Gachon University Gil Medical Center

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00741078     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GMC-200504
First Posted: August 26, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 29, 2008
Last Verified: August 2008

Keywords provided by Gachon University Gil Medical Center:
endothelial
function
insulin
sensitivity

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypertension
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Atorvastatin Calcium
Amlodipine
Anticholesteremic Agents
Hypolipidemic Agents
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Lipid Regulating Agents
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Antihypertensive Agents
Calcium Channel Blockers
Membrane Transport Modulators
Vasodilator Agents