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Data on angiotensin II receptor blockers, one of the main drug classes used in cardiology , are presented. The advantages of this drugs class are highlighted with the focus on telmisartan. Additionally clinical example of successful telmisartan application in patients with hypertension, high risk of cardiovascular complications, and obesity is presented.

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V. I. Podzolkov
I.M. Setchenov First Moscow State Medical University
Russian Federation

A. I. Tarzimanova
I.M. Setchenov First Moscow State Medical University
Russian Federation


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For citations:

Podzolkov V.I., Tarzimanova A.I. TELMISARTAN IN THE TREATMENT OF ARTERIAL HYPERTENSION. CASE STUDY. Rational Pharmacotherapy in Cardiology. 2012;8(2):201-204. (In Russ.)

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