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

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Gachon University Gil Medical Center Identifier:
First received: August 20, 2008
Last updated: August 28, 2008
Last verified: August 2008
The investigators hypothesized combination therapy would be superior to monotherapy.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: statin, amlodipine
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Additive Beneficial Effects of Atorvastatin Combined With Amlodipine In Treatment of Hypertension

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Further study details as provided by Gachon University Gil Medical Center:

Study Start Date: December 2004
Study Completion Date: August 2008
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: atorvastatin, amlodipine Drug: statin, amlodipine


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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hypertension

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Chronic renal disease
  • Severe hypertension
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00741078

Korea, Republic of
Gil Medical Center
Incheon, Korea, Republic of, 405-760
Sponsors and Collaborators
Gachon University Gil Medical Center
  More Information Identifier: NCT00741078     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GMC-200504
Study First Received: August 20, 2008
Last Updated: August 28, 2008

Keywords provided by Gachon University Gil Medical Center:

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