Antihypertensive Efficacy of Fixed Combination Azilsartan Medoxomil / Chlorthalidone in Patients With Uncontrolled Arterial Hypertension
AIM: To study effects of a fixed azilsartan medoxomil/chlorthalidone combination (Edarbi Clo) on clinical, ambulatory and central blood pressure (BP) in patients with uncontrolled arterial hypertension (AH)). MATERIALS AND METHODS: Patients (n=25) with uncontrolled AH were given fixed azilsartan medoxomil/chlorthalidone combination (40 / 12.5 mg / day) for 4 weeks. After 4 weeks, in patients who did not achieve target BP levels the dose was increased up to 40 / 25 mg / day. Duration of the study was 12 weeks. RESULTS: After 12 weeks of treatment 88 % of patients achieved target clinical BP (.