Perindopril is the only ACE inhibitor to show a real dose-response curve for BP decrease. While the effectiveness of RAS blockers on target organ damage is dose dependent and at least partially unrelated to BP control, there is evidence that the only way to obtain a beneficial effect is to use them at full dose.
BSc, MBBS(Hons), FRACGP, FARGP.
Background in the Australian Defence Force RAAMC, Royal Flying Doctor Service and Emergency Medicine. Robin enjoys medical education, systems of primary health care delivery and op-shopping.