Table 3.

Serious adverse events leading to patient withdrawal

Lowest TertileMiddle TertileHighest Tertile
ConventionalRamiprilConventionalRamiprilConventionalRamipril
Death011101
Cardiovascular events201122
Worsening of renal function211000
Hyperkalemia120100
Cough110011
Uncontrolled BP012001
Cancer002200
Other111122
Total778657