Table 6.

BP and number of antihypertensive drugs needed at time of randomization and after 1.5-yr follow-up after conversion (mean± SD.)

ParameterMonth 6Month 24P
Mean arterial pressure (mmHg)
    MMF/Pred105 ± 1.4101 ± 1.50.037
    MMF/CsA104 ± 1.4101 ± 1.40.017
    MMF/CsA/Pred104 ± 1.3107 ± 2.9NS
Antihypertensive drugs (n)
    MMF/Pred1.2 ± 0.121.5 ± 0.140.027
    MMF/CsA1.3 ± 0.131.4 ± 0.13NS
    MMF/CsA/Pred1.3 ± 0.111.7 ± 0.13<0.001