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What are the drugs for the treatment of hypertensive nephropathy?

2017-07-09 17:42
For hypertensive nephropathy it’s necessary to have early detection and timely treatment. The occurrence of hypertensive nephropathy can damage the kidneys. So when you have this disease, you should take timely and effective treatment. So, what are the drugs for the treatment of hypertensive nephropathy? Next let’s take a look at it.
Drug treatment is the most important treatment for the treatment of hypertension, at present any kinds of non-drug treatment can not replace the formal drug treatment. Even mild hypertensive patients, on the basis of serious changes in lifestyle, often need to use antihypertensive drugs. Treatment of hypertension need to be persevered, even if the blood pressure back to normal pressure should still persist in medication, antihypertensive drugs will not further reduce the normal blood pressure, but can prevent blood pressure rise. Diabetic nephropathy commonly used drugs are as follows:
Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors. This kind of drugs reduce angiotensin levels by inhibiting angiotensin converting enzyme activity, so that arteriolar diastole to achieve the purpose of antihypertensive. This kind of medicine has good antihypertensive effect for increased renin secretion caused by kidney disease and lead to renal hypertension. Commonly used drugs have captopril.
The calcium antagonist drugs. In addition to the effect of antihypertensive, but also can delay the deterioration of renal function. Commonly used drugs are amlodipine, nifedipine.
Receptor blockers. This type of drugs in addition to reduce the amount of cardiac output and decrease blood pressure, but also reduce renin, have a good effect of renin-dependent hypertension, and will not affect renal blood flow and glomerular filtration rate. Commonly used drugs are atenolol, metoprolol.
Vasodilator drugs. Commonly used drugs are hydralazine, prazosin and so on.
At present, there are many drugs used for hypertension nephropathy, but don’t take drugs blindly. According to patients’ condition, follow the doctor's advice, to avoid further damage.

What are the drugs for the treatment of hypertensive nephropathy

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