Calcium channel blockers [CCBs] have gained increasing importance in the treatment of hypertension during recent years. These drugs lower the blood pressure by their cardiac and vascular effects.
Possible cardio protection and a favorable influence on progression of atherosclerosis may be the additional advantages. Some aspects of basic and clinical pharmacology of CCBs are reviewed in this article
M. H. Najmi ,B. T. Khan ,
Calcium channel blockers in the treatment of hypertension,
Pak. Armed Forces Med. J. 1993;
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