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Year: 2016 I  Volume: 6I  Issue: 2I  Pages: 1006–1011
 

Hypertension And Diabetes

Gumpeny Lakshmi*, MD; Gumpeny R Sridhar⤉, MD, DM, FACE, FRCP

*Senior Residnet, Department of Medicine, M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, MSR Nagar, MSRIT Post, Bangalore-560 054, India

†Endocrine and Diabetes Centre, 15-12-15 Krishnanagar, Vishakhapatnam 530 002, India

 

Abstract

Diabetes and hypertension are closely inter-related, with the existence of one increasing the risk of the other. They share common pathogenic features and must be carefully managed. In diabetes, control of blood pressure particularly ranks high along with glycemic control in preventing adverse health outcomes. Despite the need for achieving normotension in diabetes, one must be prudent in the choice of antihypertensive agent because of the potential diabetogenic potential of these drugs. A careful analysis and matching of drug with the patient profile is necessary for achieving control to prevent or postpone complications.

 
Keywords
Insulin resistance
Risk factor
Nephropathy
 
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