• Blood Pressure Drug Found Useful for Alzheimer's Disease

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Hypertension drug may hold promise for Alzheimer's disease, according to Hypertension journal report.
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  • Hypertension drug may hold promise for Alzheimer's disease

    Hypertension drug may hold promise for Alzheimer's disease

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    The blood pressure drug nilvadipine increased blood flow to the brain's memory and learning center, without affecting other brain regions among people with Alzheimer's disease. These findings indicate that the known decrease in cerebral blood flow in patients with Alzheimer's can be reversed in some regions. However, it is unclear if this translates to clinical benefits.
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  • Blood pressure pill could slow down Alzheimer's 'by boosting circulation to the brain' 

    Blood pressure pill could slow down Alzheimer's 'by boosting circulation to the brain' 

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    A study by Radboud University in the Netherlands found taking the hypertension medication Nilvadipine for six months boosts blood flow to the part of the brain that controls memory.
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