You are viewing the site in preview mode

Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 7 Estimates of the antihypertensive effect of monotherapy and combination pharmacological treatment.

From: Cost-effectiveness analysis of guidelines for antihypertensive care in Finland

  Blood pressure level 1 drug 2 drugs 3 drugs
BPG 0 SBP < 130 mmHg and DBP < 85 mmHg 5/3 10/6 15/8
BPG 1 SBP 130–139 mmHg and/or DBP 85–89 mmHg (but not SBP ≥ 140 or DBP ≥ 90 mmHg) 6/3 12/7 18/10
BPG 2 SBP 140–159 mmHg and/or DBP 90–99 mmHg (but not SBP ≥ 160 or DBP ≥ 100 mmHg) 7/4 14/8 21/12
BPG 3 SBP ≥ 160 mmHg or DBP ≥ 100 mmHg 8/4 16/9 24/13