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Ramipril helps reduce claudication

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f731 (Published 06 February 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f731

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Few effective drug treatments are available for intermittent claudication, so a successful trial of ramipril has been given a cautious welcome by researchers from Australia. In a placebo controlled trial, older adults taking the angiotensin converting inhibitor were able to walk …

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