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Diupres (Reserpine / Chlorothiazide) - Summary

 
 



WARNING

This fixed combination drug is not indicated for initial therapy of hypertension. Hypertension requires therapy titrated to the individual patient. If the fixed combination represents the dosage so determined, its use may be more convenient in patient management. The treatment of hypertension is not static, but must be re-evaluated as conditions in each patient warrant.

 

DIUPRES SUMMARY

DIUPRES®
TABLETS
(RESERPINE-CHLOROTHIAZIDE)

DIUPRES combines two antihypertensives: DIURIL (Chlorothiazide) and reserpine.

DIUPRES (reserpine/chlorothiazide) is indicated for the following:

Hypertension (see box warning).


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NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

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Late-onset hypertension may lower dementia risk, study finds
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New guidelines raise upper hypertension limit for 'otherwise healthy' over-60s
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2017.01.17]
New guidelines say treat otherwise healthy patients aged 60 and older when persistent systolic blood pressure is at or above 150 mm Hg, not 140 mm Hg.

Hypertension and prehypertension underdiagnosed and undertreated in US children
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Hypertension and prehypertension in children often go undiagnosed, according to a new study published in Pediatrics.

Immune cells identified as the culprit linking hypertension and dementia
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2016.11.16]
Hypertension is a leading risk factor for dementia and other disorders associated with cognitive decline.

Offspring may have higher risk for developing hypertension if their parents had hypertension before age 55
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2016.11.14]
If your parents were diagnosed with high blood pressure before age 55, you may be at higher risk for developing high blood pressure than if they developed hypertension at a later age, according to...

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