Table 1.

Subject data

Age, yr56±5
Height, cm163±6
Weight, kg71±18
Supine resting heart rate, beats/min67±9
Supine mean arterial pressure, mmHg92±9
        Seizure disorder1
        No illness3
        Statin drugs4
        ACE inhibitors3
        Beta blockers2
        Inhaled steroid1
        Proton pump inhibitor1
  • Values are means ± SE; n is no. of subjects with respective illness or on respective medication; GERD, gastroesophageal reflux disease; ACE, angiotensin-converting enzyme; SSRI, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor; SERM, specific estrogen receptor modulator; ARB, angiotensin receptor blocker.