Hypertension and nephrology

[Hungarian data about the ramipril based free or fixed doses combination therapy in connection with patients adherence]

SIMONYI Gábor

JUNE 25, 2015

Hypertension and nephrology - 2015;19(03)

[In the treatment of chronic diseases an appropriate therapeutic effect is only achieved with a long-term medication. Hypertension is no exception, because to achieve target blood pressure is of outstanding importance for the prevention of cardiovascular complications. The use of fixed drug combinations according to national and international data increases the patients adherence by 20 percent. In our article we present the one year patients adherence treated with ramipril and amlodipine free combination, ramipril/amlodipine fixed combination and ramipril/hydrochlorothiazide fixed combination in hypertension.]

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