Hypertension and nephrology

[The efficiency of angiotensin receptor blocker/neprilysin inhibitor (ARNi) treatment in heart failure 2020 ARNI, VIDI, VICI…]

VÁRALLYAY Zoltán1

DECEMBER 19, 2020

Hypertension and nephrology - 2020;24(6)

DOI: https://doi.org/10.33668/hn.24.026

[A new compound ARNi (valsartan/sacubitril) – as a member of a new pharmacoterapeutic group – has several clinical evidences almost in the whole spectrum of heart failure, especially in case of reduced left ventricular ejection fraction and hypertension. The most important and essential evidence based studies and the efficiency of the treatment with ARNi in heart failure have been demonstrated in this overview. Due to the favorable results of the studies the recommendations of ARNi indication are increasingly dominant in the clinical guidelines. The usage provides effective, safe therapeutic help for the poor life expectancy heart failure patients in the everyday clinical practice. The treatment is already available in Hungary.]

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  1. Karolina Kórház, Belgyógyászati Mátrix, Kardiopulmonológiai Egység, Hypertonia Decentrum, Mosonmagyaróvár

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