beta blockers, mainly atenolol
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 Nov 14;11:CD002003. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD002003.pub4 Systematic Review, Cochrane Review
IN Condition to be defined The Use of
beta blockers, mainly atenolol
As Treatment, Chronic
Is worse Than
placebo or other first choice antihypertensives
To modify the risk of total mortality or coronary disease (not different to placebo), stroke (reduced compared to placebo but increased compared to CCB and RAS inhibitors)