Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, October 10th, 2005
"Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACE-I) are considered safe, but they are associated with characteristic side effects, namely cough and angioedema, usually requiring discontinuation. We perceived that referrals for these side effects have become more and more frequent; therefore, we evaluated the degree of knowledge on the safety of ACE-I in different medical categories," scientists in Italy report.
C. Lombardi and colleagues of S. Orsola FBF Hospital in Brescia explained, "A questionnaire (13 questions) on side effects of ACE-I was posted to...
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