Table 2—

Patient demographics and baseline characteristics

QuinaprilPlacebo
n2020
Age (years)35.239.6
Sex (M/F)11/912/8
BMI (kg/m2)29.829.1
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)126 ± 8130 ± 9
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)80 ± 10.477.8 ± 11.1
LDL cholesterol (mg/dl)124.7 ± 21.4130 ± 16.8
HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)40.3 ± 7.038.9 ± 6.1
Triglycerides (mg/dl)238 ± 36219 ± 30
Fasting glucose (mg/dl)113 ± 15111 ± 19
HbA1c (%)5.8 ± 0.75.6 ± 0.8
Hypertension5 (25)6 (30)
Smoking history7 (35)6 (30)
Concomitant medications
 Lipid lowering therapy*5 (25)6 (30)
 β-Blocker2 (10)4 (20)
 Diuretic3 (15)4 (20)
 Calcium channel blocker3 (15)4 (20)
  • Data are means ± SE or n (%).

  • *

    * Includes statin, niacin, resin, or fibrates.