What are Antihypertensive drugs?
Antihypertensive drugs are used to treat Hypertension (chronic high blood pressure). Hypertension without a clear underlying cause is called Essential Hypertension, and is a very common chronic disorder. There are various different major categories of hypertension drugs, such as beta
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- Essential Hypertension: Essential Hypertension is the common form of chronic hypertension (high blood pressure) without any clear cause. It is often related
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- High Blood Pressure: High blood pressure, or hypertension, occurs when the pressure inside blood vessels is abnormally high. The term may refer to
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- Diuretics: Diuretics are drugs or substances that reduce fluid in the body by increasing the amount of urine output. Prescription drugs
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