ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA, vol.30, no.2, pp.515-521, 2014 (SCI-Expanded)
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ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated:
Aims: Hypertension is known to cause potentially fatal kidney damage. However, it is unclear whether long-term use of antihypertensive drugs establishes any toxic effect on the kidney. This study investigate whether clonidine, methyldopa, rilmenidine, amlodipine and ramipril establish nephrotoxic effects in rats.