Posts Tagged ‘microalbuminuria’

March 10th, 2011

Olmesartan Helps Prevent Microalbuminuria, But a Troubling Question Persists

Olmesartan can help prevent progression to microalbuminuria in type 2 diabetics, according to results of the ROADMAP (Randomized Olmesartan and Diabetes Microalbuminuria Prevention) trial published in the New England Journal of Medicine. But the positive result was partially offset by the troubling finding of a small but significant increase in fatal cardiovascular events. Type 2 diabetics […]