Table 3

 Effects of eprosartan in 28 patients with non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy

Baseline2 monthsp Value
Paired Wilcoxon test, all p = NS. Data presented as median and interquartile range.
VEGF, vascular endothelial growth factor; Ang-2, angiopoietin-2; tie-2, soluble angiopoietin receptor tie-2.
VEGF (pg/ml)135 (60–165)125 (70–220)0.367
Ang-2 (ng/ml)2.0 (1.4–5.1)2.0 (1.4–13.8)0.899
tie-2 (ng/ml)3.5 (1.8–11.0)5.0 (2.5–14.3)0.584