Table 1

Pharmacological therapy of SSc patients at inclusion

Medication

Number of patients

%


ARB/ACE inhibitors

21

75

Calcium channel blockers

16

57

Beta blockers

8

29

Corticosteroids

9

32

Pentoxifylline

23

82

Nitroglycerine

4

14

Vitamin E

8

29

Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors

16

57

H2-receptor blockers or proton-pump inhibitors

14

50

Immunosuppressive agents

3

11

NSAIDs

5

18

Bisphosphonates

3

11

Others (diuretics, tramadol, benzodiazepines, bronchodilators)

14

50


NSAIDs, non-steroidal anti inflammatory drugs.

Tim├ír et al. Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:R105   doi:10.1186/ar4285

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