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Consequently, the current study was designed to examine effects of losartan and candesartan in a pre-established model of fibrosis in rats.
AD is the most common form of dementia and it affects memory and brain function, but researchers believe losartan can slow down progression by improving blood flow in the brain and altering the chemical pathways that cause brain cell damage, brain shrinkage and memory problems in AD.
It was concluded that losartan was toxic to developing fetus.
As previously reported, the main finding in LIFE was that losartan conferred benefits beyond blood pressure control (Lancet.
The decision "must be individualized, taking into consideration the efficacy and cost of the alternative antihypertensive drug, as well as the potential but as yet unproven cardiovascular and renal benefits of lowering the serum urate with a more potent hypouricemic to a degree not likely to be attained with losartan alone," he said.
Losartan efficiently reduces proteinuria with adequate tolerance in presence of adequate glycaemic control.
Objective of this study was to evaluate the bene-ficial role of losartan in comparison with pioglitazone on insulin resistance in a type 2 diabetic rat model fed on high fat and sucrose diet.
To test this hypothesis, losartan as a selective antagonist of angiotensin-II (Ang-II) type-1 ([AT.
Amlodipine besylate (AMLO) is a long-acting dihydropyridine calcium antagonist whereas losartan potassium (LST) is an angiotensin II type 1 receptor antagonist; both these agents are currently being used in hypertension.