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Submitted: 16 May 2007 Modified: 03 November 2017
HERDIN Record #: PCHRDPC900214

An encounter of the first kind.

1Jose Pepito M. Amores,
2Edmundo Saniel,
3Adriano G. de la Paz


Beta-blockers constitute one of the few active therapeutic drugs currently available for use in Cardiology. There is little, if any doubt that these drugs mark the most significant advances made in the treatment of various forms of cardiovascular diseases.

At this point and time, the usefulness and advantages of beta-blockers is an established fact. But just as these drugs have their own particular functions like all other drugs they exhibit certain untoward manifestations. Several adverse reactions have been attributed to these drugs both life-threatening and non-life threatening. 

Publication Type:
Publication Sub Type:
Philippine Journal of Cardiology
Publication Date:
April-June 1984
Philippine Heart Association

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Philippine Council for Health Research and Development Library Box no. 44 Fulltext Print Format (Request Document)
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