5 Types Of High Blood Pressure Medications

On the advice of their doctor, many people are forced to take high blood pressure medications. But the choices of available medicines on the market can be confusing. It is estimated by the centers for disease control that over three out of every ten adults have hypertension. Today there are many forms of treatments available […]
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Using Adenosine for Pulmonary Artery Hypertension

In testing adenosine for pulmonary artery hypertension, researchers have begun to make headway in treating one of the most dangerous diseases relating to high blood pressure. The pulmonary arterial system consists of two arteries, the long right pulmonary artery and the shorter left pulmonary artery. They act together to transmit blood to the lungs. Pulmonary […]
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Zocor and High Blood Pressure

Zocor is a drug developed to control elevated cholesterol levels. Although Zocor is usually prescribed for atherosclerosis, recent studies involving Zocor and high blood pressure found that regular use of statin compounds, including Zocor, is associated with lowering high blood pressure and that when the statin medication is stopped, the blood pressure rises again. This […]
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