Table 2.

Physician-reported reasons for discontinuation of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system inhibition in the study population

ReasonN (%)
Increase of serum creatinine23 (33)
Hyperkalemia16 (23)
Symptomatic side effects
 Hypotension12 (17)
 Cough0 (0)
 Other2 (3)
Nonadherence1 (1)
Patients wish1 (1)
Other6 (9)
Unknown8 (12)