Long term use of drugs affecting the renin-angiotensin system and the risk of cancer: a population-based case-control study

Jesper Hallas, Rene Christensen, Morten Andersen, Søren Friis, Lars Bjerrum

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Abstract

• A recent meta-analysis has suggested an increased risk of cancer among users of angiotensin receptor blockers.
Original languageEnglish
JournalBritish Journal of Clinical Pharmacology
Volume74
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)180-8
Number of pages9
ISSN0306-5251
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Keywords

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Angiotensin Receptor Antagonists
  • Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Case-Control Studies
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Denmark
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Logistic Models
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Neoplasms
  • Renin-Angiotensin System
  • Risk Factors
  • Young Adult

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