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The goal of this study is to identify at least one safe and well tolerated dose of MK1809 that has similar pharmacokinetic qualities as 100 mg losartan.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Pharmacokinetics/Dynamics Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment
MK1809, Comparator: Losartan, Comparator: Placebo
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-24T14:10:36-0400
After a 4 week placebo period, patients were randomized to Placebo or Losartan 50 mg arms, after 6 weeks non-responders were up titrated to 100 mg losartan for the remaining 6 weeks. This ...
The purpose of this study is to test the safety and effectiveness of Losartan as compared to Losartan/HCTZ in pediatric patients (6 to 17 years) with high blood pressure.
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Misunderstanding among individuals, frequently research subjects, of scientific methods such as randomization and placebo controls.
An antagonist of ANGIOTENSIN TYPE 1 RECEPTOR with antihypertensive activity due to the reduced pressor effect of ANGIOTENSIN II.
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An effect usually, but not necessarily, beneficial that is attributable to an expectation that the regimen will have an effect, i.e., the effect is due to the power of suggestion.
Hypertension due to RENAL ARTERY OBSTRUCTION or compression.
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