|Title:||Use of inhibitors of the renin-angiotensin system|
|Abstract:||Inhibitors of the rennin-angiotensin system are useful for the treatment or prevention of conditions associated with hypoxia, such as stroke.|
|Inventor(s):||Montgomery; Hugh Edward (London, GB), Martin; John Francis (London, GB), Erusalimsky; Jorge Daniel (London, GB)|
|Assignee:||ArkTherapeutics Group, plc (London, GB)|
1. A method for the treatment or prevention of stroke, wherein said method comprises administering, to a human patient diagnosed as in need of such treatment or prevention of stroke,
in an amount effective for the treatment or prevention of stroke, telmisartan, wherein said patient is a normotensive or hypotensive human patient.
2. The method of claim 1, said wherein said patient is a male.