Why it matters: Perindopril arginine is an ACE inhibitor used in heart failure, hypertension, diabetic nephropathy and prophylaxis of cardiovascular events. A different salt (perindopril erbumine) is considerably cheaper, and the arginine form does not provide any additional clinical benefit.
Description: Cost of perindopril arginine per 1000 patients
Tagged as: Cardiovascular system, Cost Saving, Efficacy, NHS England Low Priority (or browse all measures)
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