Mango Health Releases Data on Lisinopril Adherence

Monday, July 29th, 2013

Mango Health is a Rock Health startup that introduced a game-like medication adherence app in April after four months of beta testing. It recently released data on user adherence habits. The CEO of the company, Jason Oberfest, said, “Our belief is that understanding how consumers interact with medications and supplements each day is an important […]

New Lisinopril-inspired Migraine Medicine on the Horizon

Friday, July 12th, 2013

Candesartan, a new angiotensin II receptor or ARB blocker, is a new type of blood pressure medication soon to be introduced. Several medications are used to prevent migraines, like calcium channel blockers, beta blockers, and ACE inhibitors. Lisinopril in particular has been very effective in the prevention of migraine attacks. The new ARB blocker has […]

Lisinopril-based Treatment as Effective as Diuretic Therapy

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

A recent study conducted by the University of Alabama, Birmingham, suggests that hypertension and cardiovascular patients react to non-diuretic therapy as diuretic therapy. Non-diuretic therapy involves the use of an ACE inhibitor like lisinopril with a calcium channel blocker like amlodipine. The study aimed at determining what type of drug treatment is better for treating […]