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The angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor drugs are now standard therapy for patients with diabetic nephropathy. The hypothesis of this study is that adding a diuretic agent (furosemide) will decrease the urine protein, which is a sign of disease, more than an angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor alone.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Double-Blind, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Addition of furosemide 20 mg oral bid to baseline regimen
Kaiser Permanente of Northern California, Santa Clara and San Jose
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:48:11-0400
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