Evaluation of the antianginal efficacy and safety of oral chronic administration of ivabradine (5mg b.i.d. then 7.5mg b.i.d or 10mg b.i.d) compared to atenolol (50mg o.d then 100mg o.d), in patients with stable effort angina pectorals
Professor Lau, Chu Pak (Principal investigator)
Dr Lee Kathy Lai Fun (Co-Investigator)
Dr Lee (Co-Investigator)
Other Funding Scheme
To demonstrate the non-inferiority of invabradine 7.5mg b.i.d then 10mg b.i.d in improving exercise capacity in comparison to atenolol given by oral route for 4 and a half months to out-patients with chronic stable angina; to determine pharmacokinetic parameters.