But taking them for a shorter period of time, or taking a different type of anti-hypertensive
Excellent clinical trial outcome data prove that lowering BP with several classes of currently available anti-hypertensive
drugs, including angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, angitoensin-receptor blockers (ARBS), [alpha]-blockers, calcium channel blockers (CCBS) and thiazide-type diuretics, will all reduce the complications of hypertension (Chobanian et al.
Since no one at XYZ had thought about the relationship between orders for anti-hypertensives
and interest in nutritional products, the company's data analysts do not look for supporting data.
The report also includes insights into the anti-hypertensives
Research and Development (R&D) product pipeline and explores the competitive landscape, including major players in the anti-hypertensives
The market for hypertensives - led by the angiotensin II antagonists - is one of the largest and most profitable in the global pharmaceutical market, with total anti-hypertensive
sales of $36600m in 2006.
The report analyzes treatment usage patterns, market characterization, pipeline analysis, competitive landscape and key M&A trends in the global anti-hypertensives
market for two indications, hypertension and pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Norvasc was the leading anti-hypertensive
drug in 2005, with sales of $5bn, an increase of 3.
Two key anti-hypertensives
are forecast to launch in 2007:Novartis' Rasilez (aliskiren) and Exforge (valsartan plus amlodipine).
The data shows how SPP100 is an effective anti-hypertensive
independent of age, race and gender.
Under the research agreement, Speedel and Locus will join forces to leverage their complementary skills for the design and development of novel renin inhibitors, which potentially represents a new class of anti- hypertensives that targets the USD 30+ billion anti-hypertensives
Patients were randomized to receive either ACTOS or placebo in addition to standard-of-care treatment (including the routine use of anti-hypertensives
such as ACE inhibitors and beta blockers; glucose-lowering agents such as metformin, sulfonylureas and insulin; antiplatelet drugs such as aspirin, and lipid-modifying medicines such as statins and fibrates).
We are excited to be promoting these attractive anti-hypertensives
beginning in August," said Daniel M.
In fact, if the same standards of evidence were used, similar concerns could be raised for many anti-hypertensives
which are known to be safe.
Benchmark the performance and potential of future cardiovascular blockbuster drugs from compounds currently in development, including third generation statins, new anti-hypertensives
and an oral anti-coagulant.
, such as beta blockers.