Comparison of Efficacy of Long-term Oral Treatment with Telmisartan and Benazepril in Cats with Chronic Kidney Disease

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Sent, U ; Goessl, R ; Elliott, J ; Syme, H M ; Zimmering, T
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Inc.
  • Journal: Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, volume 29, issue 6, pages 1,479-1,487 (issn: 0891-6640, eissn: 1939-1676)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4895689, doi: 10.1111/jvim.13639
  • Subject: Standard Article | ACE inhibitor | Proteinuria | Nephrology/Urology | Standard Articles | Benazepril | SMALL ANIMAL | Angiotensin II receptor blocker

Background The efficacy and benefits of telmisartan in cats with chronic kidney disease (CKD) have not previously been reported. Hypothesis Long‐term treatment of cats with CKD using telmisartan decreases urine protein‐to‐creatinine ratio (UP/C) similar to benazepril. A... View more
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