eMedTV Heart Disease Articles http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ eMedTV Heart Disease Articles en-us http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/amiodarone-premixed-injection-dosage.html Amiodarone Premixed Injection Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/amiodarone-premixed-injection-dosage.html" >Amiodarone Premixed Injection Dosage</a><br />As discussed in this eMedTV page, your individual dose of amiodarone premixed injection will be based on the severity of your arrhythmia and other factors. This page gives guidelines for using the drug properly, including why it is given in a hospital. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/amiodarone-premixed-injection-dosage.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 01:56:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/amiodarone-premixed-injection-side-effects.html Amiodarone Premixed Injection Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/amiodarone-premixed-injection-side-effects.html" >Amiodarone Premixed Injection Side Effects</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, clinical trials on amiodarone premixed injection have shown that the most common reactions include fever, a slow heart rate, and nausea. This article takes a closer look at other amiodarone premixed injection side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/amiodarone-premixed-injection-side-effects.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 14:58:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/amiodarone-premixed-injection.html Amiodarone Premixed Injection <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/amiodarone-premixed-injection.html" >Amiodarone Premixed Injection</a><br />Available by prescription, amiodarone premixed injection is used to treat certain irregular heart rhythms. This eMedTV article features more details on this antiarrhythmia medication, including specific uses, dosing instructions, side effects, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/amiodarone-premixed-injection.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 18:13:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/drug-interactions-with-amiodarone-premixed-injection.html Drug Interactions With Amiodarone Premixed Injection <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/drug-interactions-with-amiodarone-premixed-injection.html" >Drug Interactions With Amiodarone Premixed Injection</a><br />This eMedTV segment contains a detailed list of products that may cause complications when combined with amiodarone premixed injection, including lidocaine and trazodone. A description of the problems these drug interactions can cause is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/drug-interactions-with-amiodarone-premixed-injection.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 18:06:09 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/precautions-and-warnings-with-amiodarone-premixed-injection.html Precautions and Warnings With Amiodarone Premixed Injection <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/precautions-and-warnings-with-amiodarone-premixed-injection.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Amiodarone Premixed Injection</a><br />This eMedTV Web page highlights a number of important precautions for using amiodarone premixed injection safely, including warnings of dangerous complications that may occur. This article also takes a look at who should not receive this drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/precautions-and-warnings-with-amiodarone-premixed-injection.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 15:32:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/what-is-amiodarone-premixed-injection-used-for.html What Is Amiodarone Premixed Injection Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/what-is-amiodarone-premixed-injection-used-for.html" >What Is Amiodarone Premixed Injection Used For?</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, amiodarone premixed injection is used for treating certain types of irregular heart rhythms. This resource examines other reasons a healthcare provider may prescribe this drug and describes how this antiarrhythmic works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amiodarone-premixed-injection/what-is-amiodarone-premixed-injection-used-for.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 06:41:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipin.html Amlodipin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipin.html" >Amlodipin</a><br />As this eMedTV Web page explains, amlodipine is used to treat certain conditions involving the heart or blood vessels. This page takes a closer look at these uses and offers a link to more information. Amlodipin is a common misspelling of amlodipine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipin.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 23:45:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipina.html Amlodipina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipina.html" >Amlodipina</a><br />Amlodipine is a medicine prescribed to help treat several conditions of the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV page takes a brief look at amlodipine, including its uses and possible side effects. Amlodipina is a common misspelling of amlodipine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipina.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 23:58:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-10-mg-tablets.html Amlodipine 10 mg Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-10-mg-tablets.html" >Amlodipine 10 mg Tablets</a><br />The usual starting dose of amlodipine for the treatment of hypertension or heart disease is 5 mg a day. As this eMedTV segment explains, if your condition does not improve, your doctor may recommend amlodipine 10 mg tablets. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-10-mg-tablets.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 12:30:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-2.5-mg-tablets.html Amlodipine 2.5 mg Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-2.5-mg-tablets.html" >Amlodipine 2.5 mg Tablets</a><br />Children taking amlodipine for high blood pressure typically start with amlodipine 2.5 mg tablets. This eMedTV page also offers dosing guidelines for adults and lists some of the common side effects that have been reported with amlodipine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-2.5-mg-tablets.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 16:15:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-5-mg-tablets.html Amlodipine 5 mg Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-5-mg-tablets.html" >Amlodipine 5 mg Tablets</a><br />Most people being treated for high blood pressure or heart disease start with amlodipine 5 mg tablets. This eMedTV article offers more detailed dosing guidelines for both adults and children, and lists a few amlodipine side effects to be aware of. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-5-mg-tablets.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 12:37:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-alternatives.html Amlodipine Alternatives <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-alternatives.html" >Amlodipine Alternatives</a><br />If you do not respond well to amlodipine, alternatives to the medication are available. This page on the eMedTV Web site explains what other calcium channel blockers are available and lists other classes of blood pressure medications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-alternatives.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 10:03:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-and-breastfeeding.html Amlodipine and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-and-breastfeeding.html" >Amlodipine and Breastfeeding</a><br />Women are typically advised to avoid amlodipine while breastfeeding. This article from the eMedTV site provides more information on this topic, explains whether the drug passes through breast milk, and stresses the importance of talking with a doctor. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-and-breastfeeding.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 01:16:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-and-pregnancy.html Amlodipine and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-and-pregnancy.html" >Amlodipine and Pregnancy</a><br />The full risks of using amlodipine during pregnancy are not known at this time. This page from the eMedTV library offers a more in-depth look at this topic and explains what problems occurred when the drug was given to pregnant animals. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-and-pregnancy.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 08:05:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-besilate.html Amlodipine Besilate <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-besilate.html" >Amlodipine Besilate</a><br />Amlodipine besylate (Norvasc) is commonly used for treating high blood pressure and other conditions. This eMedTV page further explains amlodipine's uses and effects. Amlodipine besilate is a common misspelling of amlodipine besylate. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-besilate.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 01:06:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-besylate-medication-information.html Amlodipine Besylate Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-besylate-medication-information.html" >Amlodipine Besylate Medication Information</a><br />Amlodipine besylate is a medication used for treating high blood pressure and heart disease. This eMedTV page offers more information on this drug, including how it works, possible side effects of the medication, and links to learn more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-besylate-medication-information.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 06:08:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-blood-pressure-medicine.html Amlodipine Blood Pressure Medicine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-blood-pressure-medicine.html" >Amlodipine Blood Pressure Medicine</a><br />Amlodipine is a blood pressure medicine that belongs to a class of drugs called calcium channel blockers. This eMedTV article discusses other approved amlodipine uses, explains how the drug works, and describes the effects of the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-blood-pressure-medicine.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 19:30:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-dangers.html Amlodipine Dangers <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-dangers.html" >Amlodipine Dangers</a><br />Amlodipine may cause chest pain, anxiety, and other potentially serious side effects. This eMedTV Web page explores other possible amlodipine dangers and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before starting this medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-dangers.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 16:59:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-dosage.html Amlodipine Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-dosage.html" >Amlodipine Dosage</a><br />Amlodipine dosages generally start at 5 mg but can be altered based on your reaction to the drug. This eMedTV page explains how an amlodipine dosage is determined, including factors such as age, what you are treating, and any existing illnesses. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-dosage.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 15:42:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-for-chest-pain.html Amlodipine for Chest Pain <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-for-chest-pain.html" >Amlodipine for Chest Pain</a><br />Amlodipine is a medication used to treat conditions of the heart and blood vessels. As this eMedTV page explains, it is most often used to treat high blood pressure, but doctors may also prescribe amlodipine for chest pain or coronary artery disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-for-chest-pain.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:35:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-for-children.html Amlodipine for Children <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-for-children.html" >Amlodipine for Children</a><br />Doctors may prescribe amlodipine for children as young as six years old to treat high blood pressure. This eMedTV resource further discusses the use of this medication in children and provides a list of other approved amlodipine uses. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-for-children.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 23:08:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-for-heart-disease.html Amlodipine for Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-for-heart-disease.html" >Amlodipine for Heart Disease</a><br />Doctors may prescribe amlodipine for heart disease (specifically, angina or coronary artery disease). This eMedTV page explains how this medication works for various types of heart disease, discusses other approved uses, and links to more information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-for-heart-disease.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 18:43:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-generic.html Amlodipine Generic <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-generic.html" >Amlodipine Generic</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, generic amlodipine is currently available in three strengths. This article offers an overview of amlodipine generic drugs, including information on how generic amlodipine compares to the brand-name version of the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-generic.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 04:17:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-oral.html Amlodipine Oral <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-oral.html" >Amlodipine Oral</a><br />Amlodipine is an oral medication used for controlling high blood pressure and treating heart disease. This eMedTV Web page explains how often this medication is taken, describes how it works, and explores its clinical effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-oral.html Thu, 6 Jun 2013 16:25:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-overdose.html Amlodipine Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-overdose.html" >Amlodipine Overdose</a><br />People who take too much amlodipine may experience low blood pressure and an increased heart rate. This eMedTV resource lists the specific signs or symptoms of an amlodipine overdose and describes various treatment options that are available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-overdose.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 09:16:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-pills.html Amlodipine Pills <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-pills.html" >Amlodipine Pills</a><br />Amlodipine is a prescription drug used to treat various conditions of the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV segment covers specific uses of this medicine, explains when and how to take amlodipine pills, and describes the effects of the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-pills.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 21:27:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-problems.html Amlodipine Problems <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-problems.html" >Amlodipine Problems</a><br />Amlodipine may cause side effects such as flushing, rapid weight gain, and drowsiness. This eMedTV resource provides a list of other possible amlodipine problems and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before using this drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-problems.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 08:15:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-risks.html Amlodipine Risks <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-risks.html" >Amlodipine Risks</a><br />If you have severe coronary artery disease, amlodipine could potentially worsen your chest pain. This eMedTV segment lists other potential amlodipine risks that you should be aware of before starting treatment and explains what side effects may occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-risks.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 16:22:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-side-effects.html Amlodipine Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-side-effects.html" >Amlodipine Side Effects</a><br />Some common side effects of amlodipine include swelling, dizziness, and fatigue. This portion of the eMedTV library lists other potential amlodipine side effects, including the rare side effects of hot flashes, shakiness, and loss of appetite. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-side-effects.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 05:24:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-strengths.html Amlodipine Strengths <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-strengths.html" >Amlodipine Strengths</a><br />Amlodipine is a prescription medicine approved for the treatment of high blood pressure and heart disease. This eMedTV Web page lists the various available strengths of amlodipine and describes the specific effects of this medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-strengths.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 06:04:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-tablets.html Amlodipine Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-tablets.html" >Amlodipine Tablets</a><br />Amlodipine is a prescription drug used for controlling high blood pressure and treating heart disease. This eMedTV segment covers these uses in more detail, explains when and how to take amlodipine tablets, and describes how the medicine works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine-tablets.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 20:07:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine.html Amlodipine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine.html" >Amlodipine</a><br />Amlodipine is used for treating certain conditions of the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at this drug, including information on possible side effects, how the drug works, and how and when it should be taken. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodipine.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:29:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodopine.html Amlodopine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodopine.html" >Amlodopine</a><br />Amlodipine is a prescription medicine licensed to treat several heart and blood vessel conditions. This eMedTV resource explains how amlodipine works and describes what to do in the case of an overdose. Amlodopine is a common misspelling of amlodipine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodopine.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 21:48:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodpine.html Amlodpine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodpine.html" >Amlodpine</a><br />As a calcium channel blocker, amlodipine may treat several conditions by relaxing the blood vessels. This eMedTV page offers a brief overview of amlodipine, including its uses and possible side effects. Amlodpine is a common misspelling of amlodipine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/amlodpine.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 17:42:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/drug-interactions-with-amlodipine.html Drug Interactions With Amlodipine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/drug-interactions-with-amlodipine.html" >Drug Interactions With Amlodipine</a><br />Isoniazid, miconazole, and quinidine are just a few of the drugs that can interact with amlodipine. This eMedTV selection takes an in-depth look at other potential interactions, including information on how to reduce your risk of interactions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/drug-interactions-with-amlodipine.html Thu, 9 Jan 2014 14:51:21 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/how-does-amlodipine-work.html How Does Amlodipine Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/how-does-amlodipine-work.html" >How Does Amlodipine Work?</a><br />As this eMedTV Web page explains, amlodipine works by slowing down the rate at which calcium moves into your heart and blood vessel walls. This allows for better blood flow and causes lower blood pressure, reducing risks associated with hypertension. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/how-does-amlodipine-work.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:47:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/precautions-and-warnings-of-amlodipine.html Precautions and Warnings of Amlodipine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/precautions-and-warnings-of-amlodipine.html" >Precautions and Warnings of Amlodipine</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, precautions and warnings of amlodipine include stopping the drug if you are allergic to amlodipine and consulting your doctor if you become pregnant while taking this drug. This page covers the warnings for amlodipine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/precautions-and-warnings-of-amlodipine.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:47:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/time-of-day-to-take-amlodipine.html Time of Day to Take Amlodipine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/time-of-day-to-take-amlodipine.html" >Time of Day to Take Amlodipine</a><br />There is no best time of day to take amlodipine, as long as you take it at the same time each day. This eMedTV article offers dosing guidelines for both adults and children, and includes more information on when and how to take amlodipine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/time-of-day-to-take-amlodipine.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 04:24:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/what-is-amlodipine-used-for.html What Is Amlodipine Used for? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/what-is-amlodipine-used-for.html" >What Is Amlodipine Used for?</a><br />Amlodipine is approved to treat high blood pressure and heart disease. This eMedTV segment discusses these and other amlodipine uses, including "off-label" uses of the drug, such as when the drug is used as a treatment for migraines. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/amlodipine/what-is-amlodipine-used-for.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 01:43:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/agina.html Agina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/agina.html" >Agina</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that angina is chest pain that occurs when the heart muscle is not getting enough oxygen-rich blood. This resource takes a look at the types and symptoms of angina. Agina is a common misspelling of angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/agina.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 23:55:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angeina.html Angeina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angeina.html" >Angeina</a><br />Angina, which is characterized by chest pain, occurs when the heart is not getting enough blood. This eMedTV segment describes this condition in more detail and lists its symptoms and treatment options. Angeina is a common misspelling of angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angeina.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 16:56:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-attack-symptoms.html Angina Attack Symptoms <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-attack-symptoms.html" >Angina Attack Symptoms</a><br />Chest pain, weakness, and shortness of breath are common symptoms of an angina attack. This eMedTV segment offers a detailed list of symptoms that can occur with different types of angina, and explains when they could indicate a problem other than angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-attack-symptoms.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 01:09:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-diagnosis.html Angina Diagnosis <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-diagnosis.html" >Angina Diagnosis</a><br />A doctor makes an angina diagnosis based on a person's medical history, physical exam, and certain tests. This eMedTV page describes the diagnostic process in detail, including common tests, such as a nuclear heart scan, and how results are interpreted. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-diagnosis.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 10:43:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-facts.html Angina Facts <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-facts.html" >Angina Facts</a><br />Angina facts that cover various aspects of the condition can help you better understand the illness. This page of the eMedTV website offers a list of angina facts, including types of angina, diagnosing angina, and treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-facts.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 15:08:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-heart-symptoms.html Angina Heart Symptoms <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-heart-symptoms.html" >Angina Heart Symptoms</a><br />Common angina heart symptoms include chest pain, nausea, and shortness of breath. As this eMedTV article explains, symptoms of this condition are usually caused and made worse by exercise and eased by rest. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-heart-symptoms.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 11:03:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-pain.html Angina Pain <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-pain.html" >Angina Pain</a><br />A reduced supply of oxygen-rich blood to the heart muscle will cause angina pain. This portion of the eMedTV Web site thoroughly explains the different types of pain and how treatment options, such as medicine or rest, can help relieve symptoms. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-pain.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 19:23:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-pectoralis.html Angina Pectoralis <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-pectoralis.html" >Angina Pectoralis</a><br />This eMedTV page offers an overview of angina pectoris (commonly referred to as just angina). Angina is a painful heart condition that occurs when the heart can't get enough oxygen. Angina pectoralis is a common misspelling of angina pectoris. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-pectoralis.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 13:17:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-prevention.html Angina Prevention <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-prevention.html" >Angina Prevention</a><br />The first step in angina prevention is understanding the causes, risk factors, and triggers of the condition. This article on the eMedTV website offers suggestions on angina prevention, including tips on exercise and lowering blood pressure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-prevention.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 15:48:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-risk-factors.html Angina Risk Factors <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-risk-factors.html" >Angina Risk Factors</a><br />People with angina risk factors, such as having high cholesterol or previous heart attacks, have a higher chance of developing angina. This eMedTV page contains a list of angina risk factors, with links for related articles on preventing these risks. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-risk-factors.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 12:27:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-signs.html Angina Signs <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-signs.html" >Angina Signs</a><br />Chest pain and discomfort are the most common signs of angina. This segment of the eMedTV archives provides an overview of the various symptoms of angina (a condition that occurs when the heart doesn't get enough oxygen-rich blood). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-signs.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 08:42:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-symptoms-in-women.html Angina Symptoms in Women <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-symptoms-in-women.html" >Angina Symptoms in Women</a><br />As this eMedTV resource explains, one of the most common angina symptoms in women is chest pain that may feel like a squeezing, pressing sensation. Nausea, fatigue, and shortness of breath are also common signs and symptoms in women. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-symptoms-in-women.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 18:00:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-symptoms.html Angina Symptoms <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-symptoms.html" >Angina Symptoms</a><br />Depending on the type of angina, symptoms may vary, but typically include chest pain and discomfort. This eMedTV page lists symptoms for different types of angina, including details on how long symptoms last and available treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-symptoms.html Fri, 31 May 2013 23:25:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-symptons.html Angina Symptons <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-symptons.html" >Angina Symptons</a><br />This eMedTV Web page looks at the three types of angina and the differences in their corresponding symptoms. For example, angina symptoms tend to vary in their intensity and duration. Angina symptons is a common misspelling of angina symptoms. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-symptons.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 10:43:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-symtoms.html Angina Symtoms <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-symtoms.html" >Angina Symtoms</a><br />Chest pain is one of the most common angina symptoms. This eMedTV segment briefly describes the symptoms of angina, a heart condition caused by a lack of blood to the heart. Angina symtoms is a common misspelling of angina symptoms. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-symtoms.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 08:05:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-treatment.html Angina Treatment <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-treatment.html" >Angina Treatment</a><br />Options for angina treatment include lifestyle changes, medications, and medical procedures. This eMedTV segment explains the various treatment options for this condition, including medicines and surgeries that are available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-treatment.html Thu, 6 Jun 2013 16:25:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-types.html Angina Types <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-types.html" >Angina Types</a><br />The three angina types are stable, unstable, and variant (Prinzmetal's) angina. This page of the eMedTV library offers basic information on these three types. The page also includes a link more detailed information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina-types.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 20:34:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina.html Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina.html" >Angina</a><br />Angina occurs when the heart is not getting enough oxygen-rich blood for a short time. This section of the eMedTV archives provides an in-depth look at the three types of angina, their symptoms, causes, and treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/angina.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 06:51:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anginha.html Anginha <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anginha.html" >Anginha</a><br />When the heart does not get enough oxygen-rich blood, angina occurs. This eMedTV article describes the different types of angina, explains what triggers symptoms, and lists prevention tips for the condition. Anginha is a common misspelling of angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anginha.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 10:46:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anhinha.html Anhinha <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anhinha.html" >Anhinha</a><br />Angina is a condition that occurs when the heart is not getting enough blood. This eMedTV segment lists common symptoms, risk factors, and various treatment options for this condition. Anhinha is a common misspelling of angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anhinha.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 10:06:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anjana.html Anjana <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anjana.html" >Anjana</a><br />People with angina occasionally feel chest pain or discomfort. This eMedTV resource explains why angina occurs, lists the different types of this condition, and describes common symptoms that occur. Anjana is a common misspelling of angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anjana.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 00:19:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anjina.html Anjina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anjina.html" >Anjina</a><br />People with angina are more likely to have a heart attack than those without angina. This eMedTV page provides an overview of angina, which occurs when the heart muscle temporarily lacks oxygen-rich blood. Anjina is a common misspelling of angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anjina.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 06:18:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anjinhu.html Anjinhu <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anjinhu.html" >Anjinhu</a><br />Angina, which occurs when the heart does not get enough blood, is characterized by chest pain or discomfort. This eMedTV page lists symptoms of the condition and explains what treatment options are available. Anjinhu is a common misspelling of angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anjinhu.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 13:38:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anjuna.html Anjuna <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anjuna.html" >Anjuna</a><br />Angina occurs when some of the heart muscle is temporarily not getting enough blood. This eMedTV Web page explains what causes angina and offers information on how you can help prevent this condition. Anjuna is a common misspelling of angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/anjuna.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 18:53:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/causes-of-angina.html Causes of Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/causes-of-angina.html" >Causes of Angina</a><br />Each angina type has different causes, but all lead to a temporary lack of oxygen-rich blood to the heart. This eMedTV page explains the causes of angina and lists triggers, such as physical exertion, that can increase a person's chances of an attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/causes-of-angina.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 09:12:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/common-symptoms-of-angina-pectoris.html Common Symptoms of Angina Pectoris <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/common-symptoms-of-angina-pectoris.html" >Common Symptoms of Angina Pectoris</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, angina pectoris commonly leads to symptoms such as chest pain and discomfort. This Web page offers a brief overview of the most common symptoms and includes a link to more information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/common-symptoms-of-angina-pectoris.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 19:36:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/heart-angina.html Heart Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/heart-angina.html" >Heart Angina</a><br />When there is inadequate blood flow to the heart, a person may experience angina symptoms. This eMedTV article describes the three types of angina (stable, unstable, and variant) and provides a link to an article with more information on this condition. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/heart-angina.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 15:32:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/heartburn-or-angina-symptoms.html Heartburn or Angina Symptoms? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/heartburn-or-angina-symptoms.html" >Heartburn or Angina Symptoms?</a><br />Knowing the difference between heartburn or angina symptoms can help you better handle the situation. This eMedTV resource lists signs and symptoms for both conditions and also explains how they differ from symptoms that may indicate a heart attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/heartburn-or-angina-symptoms.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 12:20:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/heartburn-vs.-angina.html Heartburn Vs. Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/heartburn-vs.-angina.html" >Heartburn Vs. Angina</a><br />Because the symptoms of heartburn vs. angina are so similar, it can be difficult to tell them apart. As this eMedTV resource explains, both conditions can cause pain in the middle of the chest. However, angina can also cause nausea and fatigue. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/heartburn-vs.-angina.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 14:21:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/living-with-angina.html Living With Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/living-with-angina.html" >Living With Angina</a><br />Living with angina may not be life-threatening, but it is important to make healthy lifestyle choices to prevent heart attacks. This eMedTV segment offers tips on how to make living with angina simpler, including examples of how to control angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/living-with-angina.html Tue, 25 Jun 2013 06:48:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/signs-symptoms-of-angina.html Signs Symptoms of Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/signs-symptoms-of-angina.html" >Signs Symptoms of Angina</a><br />Chest pain is one of the most common angina warning signs. Other symptoms, as this eMedTV page explains, can also include chest pain, shortness of breath, and sweating. This page also links to a full article on other possible angina symptoms. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/signs-symptoms-of-angina.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 22:04:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/symptoms-of-angina.html Symptoms of Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/symptoms-of-angina.html" >Symptoms of Angina</a><br />A pressure-like pain in the chest that lasts two to five minutes is one of the classic angina symptoms. As this eMedTV resource explains, symptoms are often mistaken for those of a heart attack, so it is important to know the difference between them. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/symptoms-of-angina.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 18:46:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/symptoms-of-women-with-angina.html Symptoms of Women With Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/symptoms-of-women-with-angina.html" >Symptoms of Women With Angina</a><br />Symptoms of women with angina include chest pain or discomfort and shortness of breath. This eMedTV resource discusses these and other symptoms of angina and includes a link to an article with more information on the topic. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/symptoms-of-women-with-angina.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 04:14:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/treatment-for-angina.html Treatment for Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/treatment-for-angina.html" >Treatment for Angina</a><br />Lifestyle changes and medication may be the only angina treatment a person needs. This eMedTV Web page briefly describes these options. It also explains how, if symptoms are more severe, surgery may be required to help treat the condition. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/treatment-for-angina.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 02:53:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/types-of-angina.html Types of Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/types-of-angina.html" >Types of Angina</a><br />The three types of angina have different causes, levels of severity, and treatments. This segment of the eMedTV Web site describes the different types (stable, unstable, and variant) and offers information on the causes and treatments for each. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/types-of-angina.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 14:58:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/what-is-angina-pectoris.html What Is Angina Pectoris? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/what-is-angina-pectoris.html" >What Is Angina Pectoris?</a><br />Many people wonder, "What is angina pectoris?" As this eMedTV article explains, angina pectoris is a heart condition that is characterized by chest pain. This page offers a brief overview of the causes, symptoms, and treatment of each type of angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/what-is-angina-pectoris.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 12:24:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/what-is-angina.html What Is Angina? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/what-is-angina.html" >What Is Angina?</a><br />Most people confuse angina with a heart attack, so it's important to know the difference between the two. This eMedTV page explains what angina is, with a detailed look at the condition, including causes, symptoms, and how it compares to a heart attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/what-is-angina.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 15:01:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/women-with-symptoms-of-angina.html Women With Symptoms of Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/women-with-symptoms-of-angina.html" >Women With Symptoms of Angina</a><br />It is important for women with symptoms of angina to seek help immediately to avoid further complications. This eMedTV page lists common symptoms and explains how most women with possible symptoms don't realize the potential dangers. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angina/women-with-symptoms-of-angina.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 06:04:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/alternatives-to-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-video.html Alternatives to Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/alternatives-to-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-video.html" >Alternatives to Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty</a><br />This video clip describes the various alternatives to this procedure that are available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/alternatives-to-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-and-leaving-the-hospital----information-for-diabetic-patients-video.html Angioplasty and Leaving the Hospital -- Information for Diabetic Patients <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-and-leaving-the-hospital----information-for-diabetic-patients-video.html" >Angioplasty and Leaving the Hospital -- Information for Diabetic Patients</a><br />This clip offers reminders for diabetics when leaving the hospital after this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-and-leaving-the-hospital----information-for-diabetic-patients-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-complications----final-thoughts-video.html Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Final Thoughts <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-complications----final-thoughts-video.html" >Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Final Thoughts</a><br />This video clip discusses the likelihood of complications occurring with your procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-complications----final-thoughts-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----abrupt-or-sudden-closure-of-the-artery-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Abrupt or Sudden Closure of the Artery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----abrupt-or-sudden-closure-of-the-artery-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Abrupt or Sudden Closure of the Artery</a><br />During angioplasty, a tear to the inside of the artery may occur as the balloon expands against the plaque. This video talks about what can happen if the tear progresses and becomes quite large. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----abrupt-or-sudden-closure-of-the-artery-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----allergic-reaction-to-medication-video.html Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Allergic Reaction to Medication <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----allergic-reaction-to-medication-video.html" >Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Allergic Reaction to Medication</a><br />This video explains why allergic reactions to medicines occur and how likely they are. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----allergic-reaction-to-medication-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----bleeding-problems-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Bleeding Problems <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----bleeding-problems-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Bleeding Problems</a><br />This clip explains the bleeding problems that can be associated with blood-thinning drugs. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----bleeding-problems-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----blood-clots-video.html Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Blood Clots <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----blood-clots-video.html" >Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Blood Clots</a><br />This video clip gives an overview of blood clots, including how they are treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----blood-clots-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----blood-vessel-injuries-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Blood Vessel Injuries <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----blood-vessel-injuries-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Blood Vessel Injuries</a><br />Blood clots and ongoing bleeding are two of the blood vessel problems that can occur with this procedure. This video clip talks in detail about these and other problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----blood-vessel-injuries-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----coronary-bypass,-balloon-pump,-and-or-pacemaker-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Coronary Bypass, Balloon Pump, and/or Pacemaker <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----coronary-bypass,-balloon-pump,-and-or-pacemaker-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Coronary Bypass, Balloon Pump, and/or Pacemaker</a><br />This clip discusses the likelihood of needing a coronary bypass surgery during angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----coronary-bypass,-balloon-pump,-and-or-pacemaker-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----heart-attack-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Heart Attack <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----heart-attack-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Heart Attack</a><br />This interactive clip talks about the risk of heart attack during this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----heart-attack-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----heart-injury-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Heart Injury <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----heart-injury-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Heart Injury</a><br />This clip deals with some of the heart injuries that can occur with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----heart-injury-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----infections-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Infections <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----infections-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Infections</a><br />This video clip explains why infections are unlikely with a cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----infections-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----irregular-heartbeats-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Irregular Heartbeats <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----irregular-heartbeats-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Irregular Heartbeats</a><br />Irregular heart rhythms are a relatively common occurrence during this procedure. This video clip takes a closer look at irregular heart rhythms. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----irregular-heartbeats-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----kidney-problems-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Kidney Problems <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----kidney-problems-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Kidney Problems</a><br />This video clip explains the likelihood of kidneys problems and how it's handled. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----kidney-problems-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----loss-of-life-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Loss of Life <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----loss-of-life-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Loss of Life</a><br />This video clip describes the chances of loss of life occurring. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----loss-of-life-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----medical-equipment-failure-video.html Risks for Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal -- Medical Equipment Failure <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----medical-equipment-failure-video.html" >Risks for Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal -- Medical Equipment Failure</a><br />This clip describes the way medical equipment can fail. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----medical-equipment-failure-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----stroke-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Stroke <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----stroke-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Stroke</a><br />Strokes are another complication of this procedure. This video clip explains how often this complication occurs. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/angioplasty-risks----stroke-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/before-your-angioplasty-video.html Before Your Myomectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/before-your-angioplasty-video.html" >Before Your Myomectomy</a><br />This multimedia clip explains how you can prepare for your procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/before-your-angioplasty-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty---presentation-summary-video.html Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty - Presentation Summary <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty---presentation-summary-video.html" >Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty - Presentation Summary</a><br />This video summary provides an overview of cardiac catheterization with angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty---presentation-summary-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/getting-started-(angioplasty)-video.html Getting Started (Angioplasty) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/getting-started-(angioplasty)-video.html" >Getting Started (Angioplasty)</a><br />This video explains what you need to do to prepare for your procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/getting-started-(angioplasty)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/how-safe-is-angioplasty-video.html How Safe Is Angioplasty? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/how-safe-is-angioplasty-video.html" >How Safe Is Angioplasty?</a><br />This multimedia clip discusses the level of safety and risk with cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/how-safe-is-angioplasty-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/leaving-the-hospital-after-angioplasty-video.html Leaving the Hospital After Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/leaving-the-hospital-after-angioplasty-video.html" >Leaving the Hospital After Angioplasty</a><br />This multimedia video clip addresses leaving the hospital after cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/leaving-the-hospital-after-angioplasty-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/major-angioplasty-complications-video.html Major Angioplasty Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/major-angioplasty-complications-video.html" >Major Angioplasty Complications</a><br />This video clip discusses possible major complications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/major-angioplasty-complications-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/minor-angioplasty-complications-video.html Minor Angioplasty Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/minor-angioplasty-complications-video.html" >Minor Angioplasty Complications</a><br />This video clip discusses possible minor complications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/minor-angioplasty-complications-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/moving-to-the-cardiac-lab-(angioplasty)-video.html Moving to the Cardiac Lab (Angioplasty) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/moving-to-the-cardiac-lab-(angioplasty)-video.html" >Moving to the Cardiac Lab (Angioplasty)</a><br />This multimedia clip describes what will happen when you are moved to the cardiac lab. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/moving-to-the-cardiac-lab-(angioplasty)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/moving-to-the-recovery-room-after-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-video.html Moving to the Recovery Room After Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/moving-to-the-recovery-room-after-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-video.html" >Moving to the Recovery Room After Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty</a><br />This video explains what will happen in the recovery room after the procedure is over. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/moving-to-the-recovery-room-after-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/other-angioplasty-complications-video.html Other Angioplasty Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/other-angioplasty-complications-video.html" >Other Angioplasty Complications</a><br />This video discusses the possible serious complications of this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/other-angioplasty-complications-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/recommending-a-cardiac-catheterization-with-possible-angioplasty-video.html Recommending a Cardiac Catheterization With Possible Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/recommending-a-cardiac-catheterization-with-possible-angioplasty-video.html" >Recommending a Cardiac Catheterization With Possible Angioplasty</a><br />This clip explains why cardiac catheterization with possible angioplasty is recommended. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/recommending-a-cardiac-catheterization-with-possible-angioplasty-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-as-a-diabetic-video.html Risks of Cardiac Catheterization as a Diabetic <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-as-a-diabetic-video.html" >Risks of Cardiac Catheterization as a Diabetic</a><br />This video discusses the higher risk this procedure presents for people with diabetes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-as-a-diabetic-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-for-patients-with-kidney-disease-video.html Risks of Cardiac Catheterization for Patients With Kidney Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-for-patients-with-kidney-disease-video.html" >Risks of Cardiac Catheterization for Patients With Kidney Disease</a><br />This video addresses risks involved with this procedure for people with kidney disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-for-patients-with-kidney-disease-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-and-stent-placement-for-diabetic-patients-video.html Risks of Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty and Stent Placement for Diabetic Patients <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-and-stent-placement-for-diabetic-patients-video.html" >Risks of Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty and Stent Placement for Diabetic Patients</a><br />This video clip explains the special risks this procedure has for people with diabetes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-and-stent-placement-for-diabetic-patients-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/special-instructions-for-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-and-stent-placement-video.html Special Instructions for Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty and Stent Placement <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/special-instructions-for-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-and-stent-placement-video.html" >Special Instructions for Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty and Stent Placement</a><br />This multimedia clip addresses the special instructions that go along with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/special-instructions-for-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-and-stent-placement-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/understanding-heart-disease-video.html Understanding Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/understanding-heart-disease-video.html" >Understanding Heart Disease</a><br />This clip from eMedTV explains different types of heart disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/understanding-heart-disease-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/understanding-how-a-healthy-heart-works-video.html Anatomy of the Human Heart <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/understanding-how-a-healthy-heart-works-video.html" >Anatomy of the Human Heart</a><br />This interactive video segment explains in detail how a healthy heart works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/understanding-how-a-healthy-heart-works-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/what-happens-during-the-angioplasty-video.html Heart Disease Procedures -- Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/what-happens-during-the-angioplasty-video.html" >Heart Disease Procedures -- Angioplasty</a><br />This video discusses cardiac catheterization with angioplasty and stent placement. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/what-happens-during-the-angioplasty-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/what-if-you-don't-have-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-video.html What If You Don't Have Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/what-if-you-don't-have-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-video.html" >What If You Don't Have Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty?</a><br />This video explains what your doctor may recommend if you decline cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/what-if-you-don't-have-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/what-results-can-you-expect-after-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-video.html What Results Can You Expect After Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/what-results-can-you-expect-after-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-video.html" >What Results Can You Expect After Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty?</a><br />This video explains the results obtained with this procedure and how your doctor uses them. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty-with-possible-stent-video/what-results-can-you-expect-after-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/allergic-reaction-and-angioplasty.html Allergic Reaction and Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/allergic-reaction-and-angioplasty.html" >Allergic Reaction and Angioplasty</a><br />This eMedTV page provides information about allergic reaction and angioplasty. To reduce your risk of allergic reaction, talk to your doctor about medicines you are taking, your health in the past, and whether you currently have any allergies. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/allergic-reaction-and-angioplasty.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 04:10:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/alternatives-to-angioplasty.html Alternatives to Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/alternatives-to-angioplasty.html" >Alternatives to Angioplasty</a><br />Alternatives to angioplasty include coronary artery bypass surgery and heart medications. This page on the eMedTV site describes both of these alternatives and examines how they compare to angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/alternatives-to-angioplasty.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 03:37:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasti.html Angioplasti <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasti.html" >Angioplasti</a><br />Angioplasty is a procedure that involves opening up a blocked artery. This eMedTV Web article explains when an angioplasty is performed and describes possible complications of the procedure. Angioplasti is a common misspelling of angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasti.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 18:46:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplastie.html Angioplastie <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplastie.html" >Angioplastie</a><br />As this page from the eMedTV site explains, an angioplasty is a type of procedure that involves opening up a blocked coronary artery. This page also discusses some of the benefits of this procedure. Angioplastie is a common misspelling of angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplastie.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 03:50:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-and-the-cath-lab.html Angioplasty and the Cath Lab <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-and-the-cath-lab.html" >Angioplasty and the Cath Lab</a><br />Angioplasties are performed in a "cath lab." This eMedTV segment provides basic information about angioplasty and the cath lab, including details concerning things you can expect to see (such as monitors and other equipment) during your surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-and-the-cath-lab.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 10:26:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-complications-and-immediate-surgery.html Angioplasty Complications and Immediate Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-complications-and-immediate-surgery.html" >Angioplasty Complications and Immediate Surgery</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, serious complications during angioplasty can require emergency interventions such as coronary artery bypass surgery. This article discusses angioplasty complications and immediate surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-complications-and-immediate-surgery.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 05:04:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-procedure.html Angioplasty Procedure <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-procedure.html" >Angioplasty Procedure</a><br />An angioplasty is a procedure used to unblock a coronary artery. This part of the eMedTV archives offers a comprehensive overview of this procedure, including information on the use of stents and balloon catheters during an angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-procedure.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 00:22:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-recovery.html Angioplasty Recovery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-recovery.html" >Angioplasty Recovery</a><br />After an angioplasty, most people stay in the hospital for one to two days. This eMedTV article offers a step-by-step look at angioplasty recovery, from what to expect in the recovery room to precautions to be aware of once you are home. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-recovery.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 07:28:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-risks-and-kidney-disease.html Angioplasty Risks and Kidney Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-risks-and-kidney-disease.html" >Angioplasty Risks and Kidney Disease</a><br />Patients with kidney disease have a higher risk of kidney failure when they undergo an angioplasty. As this eMedTV segment explains, this is due to the use of intravenous contrast dye. This article discusses angioplasty risks and kidney disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty-risks-and-kidney-disease.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 02:56:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty.html Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty.html" >Angioplasty</a><br />Angioplasty, a procedure used to open blocked arteries in the heart, is safe and effective in most cases. This eMedTV article discusses this procedure in detail, including information on potential complications and expected results. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/angioplasty.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:40:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/artery-reclosure-and-angioplasty.html Artery Reclosure and Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/artery-reclosure-and-angioplasty.html" >Artery Reclosure and Angioplasty</a><br />Artery reclosure during angioplasty may be caused by such things as blood clots or a tear in the artery. This eMedTV segment discusses artery reclosure and angioplasty, including information about how a reclosure is treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/artery-reclosure-and-angioplasty.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 20:40:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/bleeding-problems-with-angioplasty.html Bleeding Problems With Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/bleeding-problems-with-angioplasty.html" >Bleeding Problems With Angioplasty</a><br />Bleeding problems with angioplasty can include bruising, nosebleeds, and blood clots. This eMedTV segment describes these problems and explains how they are usually caused by an injured blood vessel or the use of blood-thinning medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/bleeding-problems-with-angioplasty.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 10:06:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/blood-clots-and-angioplasty.html Blood Clots and Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/blood-clots-and-angioplasty.html" >Blood Clots and Angioplasty</a><br />While blood clots can be a serious complication of angioplasty, most blood clots that develop are harmless. This eMedTV page discusses blood clots and angioplasty, including information about how serious blood clots are treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/blood-clots-and-angioplasty.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:47:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/complications-of-balloon-angioplasty.html Complications of Balloon Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/complications-of-balloon-angioplasty.html" >Complications of Balloon Angioplasty</a><br />Complications of balloon angioplasty can include infection, nausea, and bleeding. This part of the eMedTV archives offers a list of major and minor complications that can occur as a result of balloon angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/complications-of-balloon-angioplasty.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 21:51:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/diabetics-and-angioplasty.html Diabetics and Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/diabetics-and-angioplasty.html" >Diabetics and Angioplasty</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, patients with diabetes are at a higher risk of infection, vessel closure, and heart attack when they undergo angioplasty. This page provides basic information on diabetics and angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/diabetics-and-angioplasty.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 10:40:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/equipment-failure-during-angioplasty.html Equipment Failure During Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/equipment-failure-during-angioplasty.html" >Equipment Failure During Angioplasty</a><br />Equipment failure during angioplasty is extremely rare, as this eMedTV article explains. When medical equipment does fail, the complications are usually minor and can be treated easily by your doctor. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/equipment-failure-during-angioplasty.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 07:22:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/expectations-with-angioplasty.html Expectations With Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/expectations-with-angioplasty.html" >Expectations With Angioplasty</a><br />Expectations with angioplasty often include relief of chest pain. This eMedTV article discusses the expected results of angioplasty and explains that arteries may not remain unblocked after the procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/expectations-with-angioplasty.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 17:05:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/heart-attack-during-angioplasty.html Heart Attack During Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/heart-attack-during-angioplasty.html" >Heart Attack During Angioplasty</a><br />Although it doesn't happen often, a heart attack can occur during an angioplasty. This eMedTV resource discusses the possibility of a having a heart attack during angioplasty and explains how your healthcare team works to minimize the risk. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/heart-attack-during-angioplasty.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 10:46:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/heart-injury-during-angioplasty.html Heart Injury During Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/heart-injury-during-angioplasty.html" >Heart Injury During Angioplasty</a><br />In rare cases, the heart can be injured during an angioplasty (a procedure to unblock coronary arteries). This eMedTV Web page discusses the possibility of experiencing a heart injury during angioplasty and explains how such an injury is treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/heart-injury-during-angioplasty.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 05:04:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/infections-following-angioplasty.html Infections Following Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/infections-following-angioplasty.html" >Infections Following Angioplasty</a><br />Infections that occur after an angioplasty are uncommon. This part of the eMedTV Web site describes how the use of sterile equipment reduces the risk of infections following angioplasty. If a patient does develop an infection, it is usually minor. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/infections-following-angioplasty.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 20:10:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/irregular-heartbeats-during-angioplasty.html Irregular Heartbeats During Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/irregular-heartbeats-during-angioplasty.html" >Irregular Heartbeats During Angioplasty</a><br />Irregular heartbeats are a relatively common occurrence during angioplasty, but most are not serious. This eMedTV resource covers the causes and treatment (such as placement of a pacemaker) of irregular heartbeats during angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/irregular-heartbeats-during-angioplasty.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 00:39:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/kidney-problems-after-angioplasty.html Kidney Problems After Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/kidney-problems-after-angioplasty.html" >Kidney Problems After Angioplasty</a><br />Kidney problems after angioplasty are rare, as this eMedTV article explains. If problems do occur, they are usually temporary and cause no permanent damage. Fewer than 1 in 100 patients who develop these problems will require chronic dialysis. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/kidney-problems-after-angioplasty.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 09:22:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/loss-of-life-with-angioplasty.html Loss of Life With Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/loss-of-life-with-angioplasty.html" >Loss of Life With Angioplasty</a><br />Loss of life with angioplasty is rare; the procedure has become safer over the last 25 years. This eMedTV page lists the conditions (such as severe heart failure) that can increase the risk of death associated with angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/loss-of-life-with-angioplasty.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 07:32:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/preparing-for-angioplasty.html Preparing for Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/preparing-for-angioplasty.html" >Preparing for Angioplasty</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, preparing for angioplasty involves arranging transportation and not eating or drinking for eight hours before the surgery. In some cases, preparation for the procedure may also require an overnight hospital stay. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/preparing-for-angioplasty.html Thu, 6 Jun 2013 12:00:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/stroke-during-angioplasty.html Stroke During Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/stroke-during-angioplasty.html" >Stroke During Angioplasty</a><br />Stroke during angioplasty is a complication that occurs in 7 out of 10,000 procedures. This page on the eMedTV site offers a brief overview of how a stroke can affect the body and why a stroke might occur during an angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/stroke-during-angioplasty.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 08:36:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/the-day-of-angioplasty.html The Day of Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/the-day-of-angioplasty.html" >The Day of Angioplasty</a><br />On the day of your angioplasty, you will be taken to a pre-procedure room, and your IV line will be placed. This eMedTV resource discusses other things you can expect on the day of angioplasty, such as an electrocardiogram (EKG). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/the-day-of-angioplasty.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 19:36:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/what-if-you-don't-have-angioplasty.html What If You Don't Have Angioplasty? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/what-if-you-don't-have-angioplasty.html" >What If You Don't Have Angioplasty?</a><br />Some people wonder, "What if you don't have angioplasty?" This eMedTV resource explains that an untreated heart condition can lead to serious health problems, so it is important to understand the consequences of this decision. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/angioplasty/what-if-you-don't-have-angioplasty.html Fri, 31 May 2013 19:00:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/alternatives-to-angioplasty,-atherectomy,-and-stent-placement-video.html Alternatives to Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stent Placement <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/alternatives-to-angioplasty,-atherectomy,-and-stent-placement-video.html" >Alternatives to Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stent Placement</a><br />This video describes the alternatives available if blocked coronary arteries are found during your cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/alternatives-to-angioplasty,-atherectomy,-and-stent-placement-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----abrupt-or-sudden-closure-of-the-artery-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Abrupt or Sudden Closure of the Artery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----abrupt-or-sudden-closure-of-the-artery-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Abrupt or Sudden Closure of the Artery</a><br />During angioplasty, a tear to the inside of the artery may occur as the balloon expands against the plaque. This video talks about what can happen if the tear progresses and becomes quite large. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----abrupt-or-sudden-closure-of-the-artery-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----allergic-reaction-to-medication-video.html Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Allergic Reaction to Medication <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----allergic-reaction-to-medication-video.html" >Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Allergic Reaction to Medication</a><br />This video explains why allergic reactions to medicines occur and how likely they are. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----allergic-reaction-to-medication-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----bleeding-problems-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Bleeding Problems <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----bleeding-problems-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Bleeding Problems</a><br />This clip explains the bleeding problems that can be associated with blood-thinning drugs. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----bleeding-problems-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----blood-clots-video.html Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Blood Clots <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----blood-clots-video.html" >Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Blood Clots</a><br />This video clip gives an overview of blood clots, including how they are treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----blood-clots-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----blood-vessel-injuries-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Blood Vessel Injuries <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----blood-vessel-injuries-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Blood Vessel Injuries</a><br />Blood clots and ongoing bleeding are two of the blood vessel problems that can occur with this procedure. This video clip talks in detail about these and other problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----blood-vessel-injuries-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----coronary-bypass,-balloon-pump,-and-or-pacemaker-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Coronary Bypass, Balloon Pump, and/or Pacemaker <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----coronary-bypass,-balloon-pump,-and-or-pacemaker-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Coronary Bypass, Balloon Pump, and/or Pacemaker</a><br />This clip discusses the likelihood of needing a coronary bypass surgery during angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----coronary-bypass,-balloon-pump,-and-or-pacemaker-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----heart-attack-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Heart Attack <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----heart-attack-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Heart Attack</a><br />This interactive clip talks about the risk of heart attack during this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----heart-attack-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----heart-injury-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Heart Injury <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----heart-injury-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Heart Injury</a><br />This clip deals with some of the heart injuries that can occur with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----heart-injury-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----infections-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Infections <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----infections-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Infections</a><br />This video clip explains why infections are unlikely with a cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----infections-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----irregular-heartbeats-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Irregular Heartbeats <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----irregular-heartbeats-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Irregular Heartbeats</a><br />Irregular heart rhythms are a relatively common occurrence during this procedure. This video clip takes a closer look at irregular heart rhythms. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----irregular-heartbeats-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----kidney-problems-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Kidney Problems <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----kidney-problems-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Kidney Problems</a><br />This video clip explains the likelihood of kidneys problems and how it's handled. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----kidney-problems-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----loss-of-life-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Loss of Life <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----loss-of-life-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Loss of Life</a><br />This video clip describes the chances of loss of life occurring. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----loss-of-life-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----medical-equipment-failure-video.html Risks for Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal -- Medical Equipment Failure <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----medical-equipment-failure-video.html" >Risks for Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal -- Medical Equipment Failure</a><br />This clip describes the way medical equipment can fail. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----medical-equipment-failure-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----no-reflow-video.html Atherectomy Risks -- No Reflow <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----no-reflow-video.html" >Atherectomy Risks -- No Reflow</a><br />Just like other complications that result in a decrease in blood flow to the heart muscle, No Reflow can result in a heart attack. This video offers a detailed look at No Reflow. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----no-reflow-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----stroke-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Stroke <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----stroke-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Stroke</a><br />Strokes are another complication of this procedure. This video clip explains how often this complication occurs. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks----stroke-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks-for-diabetic-patients-video.html Risks of Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty and Stent Placement for Diabetic Patients <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks-for-diabetic-patients-video.html" >Risks of Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty and Stent Placement for Diabetic Patients</a><br />This video clip explains the special risks this procedure has for people with diabetes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks-for-diabetic-patients-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks-for-people--with-kidney-disease-video.html Risks of Cardiac Catheterization for Patients With Kidney Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks-for-people--with-kidney-disease-video.html" >Risks of Cardiac Catheterization for Patients With Kidney Disease</a><br />This video addresses risks involved with this procedure for people with kidney disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/atherectomy-risks-for-people--with-kidney-disease-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/before-your-procedure-(angioplasty-and-atherectomy)-video.html Before Your Procedure (Angioplasty and Atherectomy) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/before-your-procedure-(angioplasty-and-atherectomy)-video.html" >Before Your Procedure (Angioplasty and Atherectomy)</a><br />This video clip explains what to do to prepare for your procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/before-your-procedure-(angioplasty-and-atherectomy)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-and-treatments----summary-video.html Cardiac Catheterization and Treatments -- Summary <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-and-treatments----summary-video.html" >Cardiac Catheterization and Treatments -- Summary</a><br />This video clip is a summary for the cardiac catheterization and atherectomy presentation. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-and-treatments----summary-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-and-atherectomy-video.html Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty and Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-and-atherectomy-video.html" >Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty and Atherectomy</a><br />This video clip explains cardiac catheterization with angioplasty and atherectomy. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-and-atherectomy-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-complications----final-thoughts-video.html Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Final Thoughts <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-complications----final-thoughts-video.html" >Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Final Thoughts</a><br />This video clip discusses the likelihood of complications occurring with your procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-complications----final-thoughts-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-complications----major-video.html Major Angioplasty Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-complications----major-video.html" >Major Angioplasty Complications</a><br />This video clip discusses possible major complications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-complications----major-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-complications----minor-video.html Minor Angioplasty Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-complications----minor-video.html" >Minor Angioplasty Complications</a><br />This video clip discusses possible minor complications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-complications----minor-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/getting-started-(angioplasty-and-atherectomy)-video.html Getting Started (Angioplasty) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/getting-started-(angioplasty-and-atherectomy)-video.html" >Getting Started (Angioplasty)</a><br />This video explains what you need to do to prepare for your procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/getting-started-(angioplasty-and-atherectomy)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/heart-(healthy)-video.html Anatomy of the Human Heart <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/heart-(healthy)-video.html" >Anatomy of the Human Heart</a><br />This interactive video segment explains in detail how a healthy heart works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/heart-(healthy)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/heart-angioplasty-and-heart-disease-video.html Understanding Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/heart-angioplasty-and-heart-disease-video.html" >Understanding Heart Disease</a><br />This clip from eMedTV explains different types of heart disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/heart-angioplasty-and-heart-disease-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/how-safe-is-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html How Safe Is Angioplasty? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/how-safe-is-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html" >How Safe Is Angioplasty?</a><br />This multimedia clip discusses the level of safety and risk with cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/how-safe-is-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/leaving-the-hospital-after-cardiac-catheterization---information-for-diabetic-patients-video.html Angioplasty and Leaving the Hospital -- Information for Diabetic Patients <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/leaving-the-hospital-after-cardiac-catheterization---information-for-diabetic-patients-video.html" >Angioplasty and Leaving the Hospital -- Information for Diabetic Patients</a><br />This clip offers reminders for diabetics when leaving the hospital after this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/leaving-the-hospital-after-cardiac-catheterization---information-for-diabetic-patients-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/leaving-the-hospital-after-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Leaving the Hospital After Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/leaving-the-hospital-after-cardiac-catheterization-video.html" >Leaving the Hospital After Angioplasty</a><br />This multimedia video clip addresses leaving the hospital after cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/leaving-the-hospital-after-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/moving-to-the-cardiac-lab-for-angioplasty-and-atherectomy-video.html Moving to the Cardiac Lab (Angioplasty) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/moving-to-the-cardiac-lab-for-angioplasty-and-atherectomy-video.html" >Moving to the Cardiac Lab (Angioplasty)</a><br />This multimedia clip describes what will happen when you are moved to the cardiac lab. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/moving-to-the-cardiac-lab-for-angioplasty-and-atherectomy-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/moving-to-the-recovery-room-after-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html Moving to the Recovery Room After Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/moving-to-the-recovery-room-after-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html" >Moving to the Recovery Room After Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty</a><br />This video explains what will happen in the recovery room after the procedure is over. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/moving-to-the-recovery-room-after-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/other-atherectomy-risks-and-possible-outcomes-video.html Other Atherectomy Risks and Possible Outcomes <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/other-atherectomy-risks-and-possible-outcomes-video.html" >Other Atherectomy Risks and Possible Outcomes</a><br />This video highlights some of the major complications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/other-atherectomy-risks-and-possible-outcomes-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/risks-of-atherectomy--as-a-diabetic-video.html Risks of Cardiac Catheterization as a Diabetic <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/risks-of-atherectomy--as-a-diabetic-video.html" >Risks of Cardiac Catheterization as a Diabetic</a><br />This video discusses the higher risk this procedure presents for people with diabetes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/risks-of-atherectomy--as-a-diabetic-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/special-instructions-for-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html Special Instructions for Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty and Stent Placement <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/special-instructions-for-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html" >Special Instructions for Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty and Stent Placement</a><br />This multimedia clip addresses the special instructions that go along with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/special-instructions-for-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/what-happens-during-a-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html What Happens During a Cardiac Catheterization With Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/what-happens-during-a-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html" >What Happens During a Cardiac Catheterization With Atherectomy</a><br />Certain things will happen during this procedure, which this interactive media clip describes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/what-happens-during-a-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/what-if-you-don't-have-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html What If You Don't Have Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/what-if-you-don't-have-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html" >What If You Don't Have Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty?</a><br />This video explains what your doctor may recommend if you decline cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/what-if-you-don't-have-cardiac-catheterization-with-atherectomy-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-and-atherectomy-video.html What Results Can You Expect From Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty and Atherectomy? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-and-atherectomy-video.html" >What Results Can You Expect From Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty and Atherectomy?</a><br />This video segment describes the results you can expect with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-cardiac-catheterization-with-angioplasty-and-atherectomy-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/allergic-reaction-and-atherectomy.html Allergic Reaction and Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/allergic-reaction-and-atherectomy.html" >Allergic Reaction and Atherectomy</a><br />Any surgery carries the risk of an allergic reaction, and atherectomy is no different. This eMedTV segment explains how you can help minimize this risk by telling your doctor about any known allergies that you have, as well as symptoms to watch for. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/allergic-reaction-and-atherectomy.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 06:45:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/artery-reclosure-and-atherectomy.html Artery Reclosure and Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/artery-reclosure-and-atherectomy.html" >Artery Reclosure and Atherectomy</a><br />Artery reclosure can occur after an atherectomy if a tear becomes too large and blocks blood flow. This eMedTV page explains the link between artery reclosure and atherectomy, why it occurs, possible symptoms, and how it is treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/artery-reclosure-and-atherectomy.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 21:11:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-alternatives.html Atherectomy Alternatives <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-alternatives.html" >Atherectomy Alternatives</a><br />While your doctor may recommend it, you may decide you don't want an atherectomy. Alternatives explained in this eMedTV article include heart medications or bypass surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-alternatives.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 21:21:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-and-the-cath-lab.html Atherectomy and the Cath Lab <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-and-the-cath-lab.html" >Atherectomy and the Cath Lab</a><br />Before an atherectomy, you will be taken to the cath lab, which is where the procedure is performed. This eMedTV resource discusses atherectomy and the cath lab, what monitors might be used, and what you may see and hear. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-and-the-cath-lab.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:40:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-complications-and-immediate-surgery.html Atherectomy Complications and Immediate Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-complications-and-immediate-surgery.html" >Atherectomy Complications and Immediate Surgery</a><br />Although rare, there is a risk of developing atherectomy complications, and immediate surgery may be needed. This eMedTV resource discusses the complications that can occur and the type of surgery often performed in such cases, such as bypass. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-complications-and-immediate-surgery.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 20:00:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-expectations.html Atherectomy Expectations <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-expectations.html" >Atherectomy Expectations</a><br />Depending on whether your doctor chooses to use a stent, your results after an atherectomy may vary. This eMedTV segment describes reasonable atherectomy expectations, statistics about the procedure, and possible benefits of the surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-expectations.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 23:18:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-procedure.html Atherectomy Procedure <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-procedure.html" >Atherectomy Procedure</a><br />An atherectomy procedure is performed to open dangerous blockages in your heart. This portion of the eMedTV archives discusses what typically occurs during and after this procedure, as well as symptoms to watch for during the surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-procedure.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 18:56:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-recovery.html Atherectomy Recovery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-recovery.html" >Atherectomy Recovery</a><br />During your atherectomy recovery period, you need to avoid strenuous physical activity for one to two weeks. This eMedTV Web page explains other aspects of the recovery process, including restrictions your doctor will place on you after you go home. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-recovery.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 23:12:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-risks-with-kidney-disease.html Atherectomy Risks With Kidney Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-risks-with-kidney-disease.html" >Atherectomy Risks With Kidney Disease</a><br />People with kidney disease have a higher chance of experiencing kidney failure due to an atherectomy. As this eMedTV page explains, atherectomy risks with kidney disease can include kidney failure brought on by the dyes used during the surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy-risks-with-kidney-disease.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 23:18:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy.html Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy.html" >Atherectomy</a><br />During an atherectomy, a special pulverizing device is used to clean the arteries in your heart. This eMedTV Web page discusses this procedure in detail, including why it is performed, recovery expectations, and possible complications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/atherectomy.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 06:55:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/bleeding-problems-with-atherectomy.html Bleeding Problems With Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/bleeding-problems-with-atherectomy.html" >Bleeding Problems With Atherectomy</a><br />Although rare, bleeding problems can occur during or after an atherectomy. This page of the eMedTV site highlights possible bleeding problems with atherectomy, such as blood clots, collection of blood under the skin, ongoing bleeding, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/bleeding-problems-with-atherectomy.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 22:28:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/blood-clots-and-atherectomy.html Blood Clots and Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/blood-clots-and-atherectomy.html" >Blood Clots and Atherectomy</a><br />Blood clots are a possible complication of atherectomy; however, most are not serious. This eMedTV page looks at the link between blood clots and atherectomy, why they can be dangerous, and how they are usually treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/blood-clots-and-atherectomy.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 03:30:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/complications-of-atherectomy.html Complications of Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/complications-of-atherectomy.html" >Complications of Atherectomy</a><br />Possible complications of atherectomy can range from blood clots to infections to heart attack. As this eMedTV page explains, complications are rare and are more likely to occur if you have a pre-existing medical condition, such as diabetes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/complications-of-atherectomy.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 17:23:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/diabetics-and-atherectomy.html Diabetics and Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/diabetics-and-atherectomy.html" >Diabetics and Atherectomy</a><br />If you have diabetes and are planning for an atherectomy, you should know the signs of abnormal blood sugar. This eMedTV Web page discusses the special risks and complications associated with diabetics and atherectomy. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/diabetics-and-atherectomy.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 08:52:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/equipment-failure-during-atherectomy.html Equipment Failure During Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/equipment-failure-during-atherectomy.html" >Equipment Failure During Atherectomy</a><br />Equipment failure during atherectomy is always a possibility. However, as this segment of the eMedTV archives explains, this is extremely rare. Equipment is regularly tested and meets strict FDA requirements. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/equipment-failure-during-atherectomy.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 13:44:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/heart-attack-during-atherectomy.html Heart Attack During Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/heart-attack-during-atherectomy.html" >Heart Attack During Atherectomy</a><br />It is possible for someone to have a heart attack during atherectomy; however, this is rare. This page of the eMedTV library discusses factors that affect the possibility of this occurring, as well as what happens when a heart attack occurs. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/heart-attack-during-atherectomy.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 05:28:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/heart-injury-and-atherectomy.html Heart Injury and Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/heart-injury-and-atherectomy.html" >Heart Injury and Atherectomy</a><br />Any surgery on or near the heart carries a risk of heart injury, and an atherectomy is no exception. This eMedTV page explains the likelihood of this occurring, the types of injuries involved, and treatment methods. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/heart-injury-and-atherectomy.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 01:36:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/infections-following-atherectomy.html Infections Following Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/infections-following-atherectomy.html" >Infections Following Atherectomy</a><br />Although extremely rare, infections following atherectomy can happen. This eMedTV Web page explains what causes these infections, treatment options, and steps doctors take to prevent this complication from occurring. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/infections-following-atherectomy.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 21:54:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/irregular-heartbeats-during-atherectomy.html Irregular Heartbeats During Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/irregular-heartbeats-during-atherectomy.html" >Irregular Heartbeats During Atherectomy</a><br />Abnormal heartbeats are often common with an atherectomy and are usually no cause for concern. This eMedTV segment explains how the heart beats, possible causes of irregular heartbeats during atherectomy, and how the doctor may treat this problem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/irregular-heartbeats-during-atherectomy.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 02:13:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/kidney-problems-after-atherectomy.html Kidney Problems After Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/kidney-problems-after-atherectomy.html" >Kidney Problems After Atherectomy</a><br />In rare cases, kidney problems can occur as a complication of atherectomy. This page of the eMedTV site discusses the possibility of kidney problems after atherectomy and offers statistics on how often they result in the need for dialysis. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/kidney-problems-after-atherectomy.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 12:20:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/loss-of-life-with-atherectomy.html Loss of Life With Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/loss-of-life-with-atherectomy.html" >Loss of Life With Atherectomy</a><br />In the last 25 years, the chances of loss of life with atherectomy have decreased, but it is still possible. This eMedTV segment discusses factors that can affect the likelihood of this occurring, such as having severe heart failure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/loss-of-life-with-atherectomy.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 23:45:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/no-reflow-and-atherectomy.html No-Reflow and Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/no-reflow-and-atherectomy.html" >No-Reflow and Atherectomy</a><br />No-reflow is a possible complication of atherectomy in which blood flow in a coronary artery decreases. This eMedTV article explains the link between no-reflow and atherectomy, why it is dangerous, and different ways it may be treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/no-reflow-and-atherectomy.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 23:05:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/preparing-for-atherectomy.html Preparing for Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/preparing-for-atherectomy.html" >Preparing for Atherectomy</a><br />In preparing for atherectomy, you should not drink or eat anything eight hours prior to the surgery. This eMedTV resource explains other things to consider before surgery, such as arranging a ride home after the procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/preparing-for-atherectomy.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:32:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/stroke-during-atherectomy.html Stroke During Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/stroke-during-atherectomy.html" >Stroke During Atherectomy</a><br />In rare cases, patients may experience a stroke during atherectomy. As this eMedTV article explains, this happens when the brain can't get enough oxygen and tissue dies. Fortunately, this only happens in about 7 out of every 10,000 procedures. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/stroke-during-atherectomy.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 19:20:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/the-day-of-atherectomy.html The Day of Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/the-day-of-atherectomy.html" >The Day of Atherectomy</a><br />During the day of the atherectomy, you will be given an EKG and an IV for medications. This page of the eMedTV Web site discusses measures your healthcare team will take prior to performing the procedure and how you can help them ensure your safety. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/the-day-of-atherectomy.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 08:39:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/what-if-you-don't-have-an-atherectomy.html What If You Don't Have an Atherectomy? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/what-if-you-don't-have-an-atherectomy.html" >What If You Don't Have an Atherectomy?</a><br />What if you don't have an atherectomy? As this eMedTV resource explains, while the decision is ultimately up to you, there is a chance that your condition may get worse without this procedure. Discuss your concerns and alternatives with your doctor. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherectomy/what-if-you-don't-have-an-atherectomy.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 18:13:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atheroscerosis.html Atheroscerosis <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atheroscerosis.html" >Atheroscerosis</a><br />This eMedTV resource explores atherosclerosis, a condition that is also known as hardening of the arteries. This page covers atherosclerosis causes, risk factors, and treatment options. Atheroscerosis is a common misspelling of atherosclerosis. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atheroscerosis.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 23:45:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-diagnosis.html Atherosclerosis Diagnosis <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-diagnosis.html" >Atherosclerosis Diagnosis</a><br />After conducting a physical exam, a doctor making an atherosclerosis diagnosis may recommend certain tests. This eMedTV resource takes a look at several of the tests used to reach this diagnosis, such as CT scans and angiography. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-diagnosis.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:47:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-prevention.html Atherosclerosis Prevention <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-prevention.html" >Atherosclerosis Prevention</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, preventing atherosclerosis usually involves making lifestyle changes, such as adopting a healthy diet. This resource takes an in-depth look at how to lower your risk of atherosclerosis. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-prevention.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 06:14:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-risk-factors.html Atherosclerosis Risk Factors <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-risk-factors.html" >Atherosclerosis Risk Factors</a><br />Risk factors for atherosclerosis include smoking, being overweight or obese, and having high blood pressure. This eMedTV Web page discusses these and other atherosclerosis risk factors, such as having a family history of early heart disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-risk-factors.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 02:33:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-symptoms.html Atherosclerosis Symptoms <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-symptoms.html" >Atherosclerosis Symptoms</a><br />Chest pain, sudden numbness, and shortness of breath are some of the signs and symptoms of atherosclerosis. This eMedTV article takes a look at atherosclerosis symptoms and lists the symptoms that can occur based on the arteries that are affected. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-symptoms.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 11:44:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-treatment.html Atherosclerosis Treatment <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-treatment.html" >Atherosclerosis Treatment</a><br />Atherosclerosis treatment starts with making lifestyle changes. As this segment of the eMedTV website explains, atherosclerosis treatment may also involve medications (such as ACE inhibitors or beta blockers) and/or procedures such as angioplasty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis-treatment.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 20:10:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis.html Atherosclerosis <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis.html" >Atherosclerosis</a><br />Atherosclerosis is a condition in which plaque buildup causes hardening and narrowing of major arteries. This eMedTV article offers an overview of this topic, including symptoms, diagnosis, and what can happen if the condition is left untreated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/atherosclerosis.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 16:12:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/athersclerosis.html Athersclerosis <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/athersclerosis.html" >Athersclerosis</a><br />This portion of the eMedTV archives explains how atherosclerosis occurs when the blood vessels become hard and narrow. This page also discusses several risk factors for this condition. Athersclerosis is a common misspelling of atherosclerosis. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/athersclerosis.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 13:48:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/causes-of-atherosclerosis.html Causes of Atherosclerosis <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/causes-of-atherosclerosis.html" >Causes of Atherosclerosis</a><br />As this selection from the eMedTV Web site explains, the causes of atherosclerosis are not yet known. This page explains some of the risk factors (such as smoking) that increase one's chances of developing the condition. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/atherosclerosis/causes-of-atherosclerosis.html Fri, 31 May 2013 23:25:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/abnormal-scars-and-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Abnormal Scars and Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/abnormal-scars-and-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Abnormal Scars and Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />Abnormal scars are a possibility after beating heart bypass surgery. This page of the eMedTV Web site offers information about keloids (thick and raised-up scars) and lists other facts about abnormal scars and beating heart bypass surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/abnormal-scars-and-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 22:28:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/anesthesia-for-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Anesthesia for Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/anesthesia-for-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Anesthesia for Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />This eMedTV page explains the administration of anesthesia for beating heart bypass surgery. By causing drowsiness and eliminating pain, anesthesia allows patients to sleep through the procedure. Possible side effects and risks are also discussed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/anesthesia-for-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 19:27:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery-alternatives.html Beating Heart Bypass Surgery Alternatives <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery-alternatives.html" >Beating Heart Bypass Surgery Alternatives</a><br />For patients wishing to avoid beating heart bypass surgery, alternatives described in this eMedTV resource include medication, balloon angioplasty, or placement of a stent. This resource also explains when each might be chosen and possible risks. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery-alternatives.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 19:20:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery-and-the-operating-room.html Beating Heart Bypass Surgery and the Operating Room <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery-and-the-operating-room.html" >Beating Heart Bypass Surgery and the Operating Room</a><br />This eMedTV resource outlines what will happen to the patient once in the beating heart bypass surgery operating room. The room contains special equipment, such as heart monitors, anesthesia equipment, and sterile instruments. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery-and-the-operating-room.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 10:06:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery-expectations.html Beating Heart Bypass Surgery Expectations <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery-expectations.html" >Beating Heart Bypass Surgery Expectations</a><br />For many patients, beating heart bypass surgery expectations are high. This eMedTV resource discusses the factors, such as high cholesterol and tobacco use, that can lead to closed grafts and lowered expectations with this type of surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery-expectations.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 06:38:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery-recovery.html Beating Heart Bypass Surgery Recovery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery-recovery.html" >Beating Heart Bypass Surgery Recovery</a><br />A patient's beating heart bypass surgery recovery must be closely monitored to avoid complications. This eMedTV Web page outlines standard recovery procedures, things to do and not to do after surgery, and tips on follow-up care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery-recovery.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 16:59:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />This eMedTV page provides an in-depth look at beating heart bypass surgery, including how it differs from other heart surgeries, expected benefits, and possible risks. As the name suggests, this operation is performed while the heart is beating. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 20:34:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/bleeding-following-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Bleeding Following Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/bleeding-following-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Bleeding Following Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, bleeding following beating heart bypass surgery is a complication that may require additional time in the operating room. Blood transfusions may be also required, especially for those with a history of abnormal bleeding. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/bleeding-following-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 02:20:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/blood-clots-following-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Blood Clots Following Off-Pump Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/blood-clots-following-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html" >Blood Clots Following Off-Pump Bypass Surgery</a><br />Blood clots following off-pump bypass surgery can cause serious complications. As this eMedTV article explains, these clots (although rare) can block the flow of blood and cause problems, such as deep vein thrombosis. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/blood-clots-following-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 20:13:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/complete-or-partial-lung-collapse-and-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Complete or Partial Lung Collapse and Off-Pump Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/complete-or-partial-lung-collapse-and-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html" >Complete or Partial Lung Collapse and Off-Pump Bypass Surgery</a><br />This eMedTV Web page gives information on complete or partial lung collapse and off-pump bypass surgery. This serious complication can be avoided by removing fluid from the chest, whether through a syringe or a drainage tube. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/complete-or-partial-lung-collapse-and-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 18:13:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/complications-of-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Complications of Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/complications-of-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Complications of Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />This portion of the eMedTV library discusses the possible complications of beating heart bypass surgery, as well as their treatments. Complications can take many forms and can range from skin numbness to kidney failure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/complications-of-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 12:37:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/diabetes-and-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Diabetes and Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/diabetes-and-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Diabetes and Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, if you have diabetes and beating heart bypass surgery was recently performed, it's important to tell your doctor if you have symptoms of abnormal blood sugar, such as feeling very thirsty. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/diabetes-and-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 04:24:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/graft-failure-and-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Graft Failure and Off-Pump Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/graft-failure-and-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html" >Graft Failure and Off-Pump Bypass Surgery</a><br />Over time, off-pump bypass surgery grafts may fail. This eMedTV resource discusses graft failure and off-pump bypass surgery, including how long grafts typically last and tips that can help delay graft failure after surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/graft-failure-and-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 20:34:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/heart-attack-with-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Heart Attack With Off-Pump Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/heart-attack-with-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html" >Heart Attack With Off-Pump Bypass Surgery</a><br />There is a 3 to 5 percent chance of someone having a heart attack with off-pump bypass surgery. This eMedTV segment describes how a lack of oxygen can cause parts of the heart muscle to die, possibly resulting in a heart attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/heart-attack-with-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:32:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/infections-with-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Infections With Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/infections-with-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Infections With Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />Infections with beating heart bypass surgery can range in severity from mild to severe. This portion of the eMedTV archives explains treatment options, such as antibiotics, and what your doctor may recommend if an infection develops. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/infections-with-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 02:29:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/instruments-used-for-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Instruments Used for Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/instruments-used-for-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Instruments Used for Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />Instruments used for beating heart bypass surgery described in this eMedTV article include the heart stabilizer and the heart-lung bypass machine. This article explains the functions of and the differences between these two tools. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/instruments-used-for-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 06:41:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/irregular-heart-rhythms-with-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Irregular Heart Rhythms With Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/irregular-heart-rhythms-with-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Irregular Heart Rhythms With Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />Irregular heart rhythms with beating heart bypass surgery are rare and usually don't cause problems. This eMedTV resource offers basic information on how the heart beats and describes how this irregularity is treated if it develops. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/irregular-heart-rhythms-with-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 03:40:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/kidney-problems-and-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Kidney Problems and Off-Pump Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/kidney-problems-and-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html" >Kidney Problems and Off-Pump Bypass Surgery</a><br />Some surgeries carry a risk of kidney problems, and off-pump bypass surgery is one of them. This eMedTV article discusses the odds of developing mild to severe kidney problems after this heart surgery and explains treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/kidney-problems-and-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 12:40:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/lung-problems-after-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Lung Problems After Off-Pump Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/lung-problems-after-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html" >Lung Problems After Off-Pump Bypass Surgery</a><br />Lung problems after off-pump bypass surgery can require the use of a breathing machine. This eMedTV segment explores this and other treatments (such as tracheostomy), as well as possible lung complications that can develop with this type of surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/lung-problems-after-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 01:12:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/medication-risk-with-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Medication Risk With Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/medication-risk-with-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Medication Risk With Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />New drugs always pose a medication risk, with beating heart bypass surgery or any surgery. This eMedTV segment explains why patients must communicate with their healthcare team about any allergies they have to reduce this risk. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/medication-risk-with-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 01:39:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Off-Pump Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/off-pump-bypass-surgery.html" >Off-Pump Bypass Surgery</a><br />This eMedTV segment describes a typical off-pump bypass surgery in detail. This procedure involves opening the chest and, while the heart is beating, attaching a new blood vessel to increase flow to the heart. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 20:07:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/organ-injury-after-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Organ Injury After Off-Pump Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/organ-injury-after-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html" >Organ Injury After Off-Pump Bypass Surgery</a><br />There is a possibility, although rare, of organ injury after off-pump bypass surgery. This page on the eMedTV Web site offers information on this potential complication, which can take the form of damage to the heart, lungs, throat, or nerves. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/organ-injury-after-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 23:05:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/preparing-for-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Preparing for Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/preparing-for-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Preparing for Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />This eMedTV segment discusses patient-doctor communication, transportation, and other things to consider when preparing for beating heart bypass surgery. It also briefly lists instructions you may be given prior to surgery, such as to stop smoking. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/preparing-for-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 23:58:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/recommending-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Recommending Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/recommending-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Recommending Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />Surgeons recommending beating heart bypass surgery use a heart stabilizer, rather than a heart-lung machine. This eMedTV Web page describes this technology and lists its potential advantages, such as a shorter hospital stay. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/recommending-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 23:21:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/stroke-during-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Stroke During Beating Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/stroke-during-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Stroke During Beating Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />This eMedTV page discusses the causes, such as a blocked artery, and results of having a stroke during beating heart bypass surgery. This is a serious complication that can cause speech and movement problems or that can even be fatal. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/stroke-during-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 17:02:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/the-day-of-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html The Day of Off-Pump Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/the-day-of-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html" >The Day of Off-Pump Bypass Surgery</a><br />A patient is carefully monitored on the day of off-pump bypass surgery. This eMedTV segment describes standard equipment, such as EKGs and IVs, that are used during off-pump bypass surgery and things to expect when going in for the surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/the-day-of-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:35:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/what-can-you-expect-without-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html What Can You Expect Without Beating Heart Bypass Surgery? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/what-can-you-expect-without-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html" >What Can You Expect Without Beating Heart Bypass Surgery?</a><br />By forgoing the procedure, you may be wondering what you can expect without beating heart bypass surgery. This eMedTV resource explains the risks and consequences associated with not having beating heart bypass surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/what-can-you-expect-without-beating-heart-bypass-surgery.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:19:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/wound-breakdown-and-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Wound Breakdown and Off-Pump Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/wound-breakdown-and-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html" >Wound Breakdown and Off-Pump Bypass Surgery</a><br />Infection or swelling can cause wound breakdown, and off-pump bypass surgery sometimes poses this risk. This eMedTV page explains the effects, such as a thicker scar, and treatment options related to this complication, such as daily bandage changes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/beating-heart-bypass-surgery/wound-breakdown-and-off-pump-bypass-surgery.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 01:49:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-dosage.html Betapace Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-dosage.html" >Betapace Dosage</a><br />Betapace is usually taken one to three times a day. As this page from the eMedTV site explains, your doctor will determine an appropriate dose of Betapace for your situation based on your kidney function, which is measured using a simple blood test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-dosage.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 15:05:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-interactions.html Betapace Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-interactions.html" >Betapace Interactions</a><br />Reserpine, clonidine, and digoxin are medications that may cause drug interactions with Betapace. As this eMedTV segment explains, these interactions can lead to dangerous arrhythmias, a slow heart rate, and other potentially serious problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-interactions.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 23:42:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-side-effects.html Betapace Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-side-effects.html" >Betapace Side Effects</a><br />Common side effects of Betapace include chest pain, fatigue, and slow heart rate. This eMedTV page lists other common side effects, explains which problems may require medical attention, and describes rare reactions that were reported in clinical studies. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-side-effects.html Fri, 31 May 2013 19:00:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-uses.html Betapace Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-uses.html" >Betapace Uses</a><br />Certain types of severe irregular heart rhythms (arrhythmias) can be managed with Betapace. This eMedTV Web page discusses these uses for Betapace in more detail, describes how this medication works, and explains whether it is suitable for children. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-uses.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 07:18:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-warnings-and-precautions.html Betapace Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Betapace Warnings and Precautions</a><br />If you have angina, talk to your doctor before taking Betapace. This eMedTV resource lists other conditions you should tell your doctor about before using Betapace. Precautions and warnings on who should not use this drug are also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace-warnings-and-precautions.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 13:14:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace.html Betapace <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace.html" >Betapace</a><br />Betapace is a prescription medicine licensed for the treatment of various irregular heart rhythms. This eMedTV resource describes the specific effects of the medication, explains how it works, and offers general dosing information, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/betapace.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 06:21:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/generic-betapace.html Generic Betapace <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/generic-betapace.html" >Generic Betapace</a><br />Betapace (sotalol) is currently available in generic form. This article from the eMedTV library describes generic Betapace in more detail, including a list of the available strengths, and explains whether it is as good as the brand-name version. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/betapace/generic-betapace.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:16:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/how-can-unwanted-clots-be-harmful-video.html How Can Unwanted Clots Be Harmful? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/how-can-unwanted-clots-be-harmful-video.html" >How Can Unwanted Clots Be Harmful?</a><br />As this video explains, blood clots can be harmful. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/how-can-unwanted-clots-be-harmful-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/how-do-unwanted-blood-clots-form-video.html How Do Unwanted Blood Clots Form? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/how-do-unwanted-blood-clots-form-video.html" >How Do Unwanted Blood Clots Form?</a><br />This video clip talks about how unwanted blood clots form. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/how-do-unwanted-blood-clots-form-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/how-does-blood-clot-video.html How Does Blood Clot? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/how-does-blood-clot-video.html" >How Does Blood Clot?</a><br />This video clip explains how blood clots and why it is important. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/how-does-blood-clot-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/how-does-blood-pool-in-my-legs-video.html How Does Blood Pool in My Legs? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/how-does-blood-pool-in-my-legs-video.html" >How Does Blood Pool in My Legs?</a><br />This interactive video explains how blood pools in certain parts of your body. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/how-does-blood-pool-in-my-legs-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/types-of-blood-vessels-video.html Types of Blood Vessels <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/types-of-blood-vessels-video.html" >Types of Blood Vessels</a><br />This video describes the types of blood vessels and explains how they function in the body. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/types-of-blood-vessels-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/what-is-blood-video.html What Is Blood? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/what-is-blood-video.html" >What Is Blood?</a><br />This video clip describes the function of blood in the body. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/blood-clots-video/what-is-blood-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-and-breastfeeding.html Brilinta and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-and-breastfeeding.html" >Brilinta and Breastfeeding</a><br />This part of the eMedTV site discusses whether it is safe for women who are breastfeeding to use Brilinta (ticagrelor). This article addresses whether this medicine passes through breast milk and explains what your healthcare provider may recommend. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-and-breastfeeding.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 07:18:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-and-pregnancy.html Brilinta and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-and-pregnancy.html" >Brilinta and Pregnancy</a><br />It is not known if it is safe to use Brilinta (ticagrelor) while pregnant. This eMedTV article describes what happened when the drug was given to pregnant animals, and explains why the FDA classifies Brilinta as a Category C medicine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-and-pregnancy.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 11:07:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-dosage.html Brilinta Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-dosage.html" >Brilinta Dosage</a><br />Brilinta comes in tablet form and is typically taken twice a day with aspirin. This eMedTV resource discusses the Brilinta dosing guidelines in detail, with in-depth information on how to take this drug safely and effectively. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-dosage.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 07:55:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-drug-interactions.html Brilinta Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-drug-interactions.html" >Brilinta Drug Interactions</a><br />As explained in this selection from the eMedTV site, Brilinta has the potential to interact with miconazole, heparin, NSAIDs, and many other drugs. This article talks about the effects of these interactions and explains how to reduce your risk. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-drug-interactions.html Mon, 7 Apr 2014 20:57:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-overdose.html Brilinta Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-overdose.html" >Brilinta Overdose</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, overdosing on Brilinta (ticagrelor) can result in dangerous internal bleeding. This article describes the symptoms that may occur as a result of an overdose and describes the treatment options available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-overdose.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 10:26:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-side-effects.html Brilinta Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-side-effects.html" >Brilinta Side Effects</a><br />As this eMedTV Web page explains, common Brilinta side effects may include nausea, shortness of breath, and dizziness. This article lists other potential problems, including information on why it's important to watch for signs of bleeding. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-side-effects.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 22:04:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-uses.html Brilinta Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-uses.html" >Brilinta Uses</a><br />Brilinta helps prevent heart attacks and other problems in people with acute coronary syndrome. This eMedTV page talks in greater detail about what Brilinta is used for, with details on how it works, who can use it, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-uses.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 18:06:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-warnings-and-precautions.html Brilinta Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Brilinta Warnings and Precautions</a><br />Brilinta can cause shortness of breath and other problems. This eMedTV Web page describes other safety warnings and precautions with Brilinta, including details on who should not use this antiplatelet medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta-warnings-and-precautions.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 16:49:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta.html Brilinta <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta.html" >Brilinta</a><br />As an antiplatelet medication, Brilinta is used to help prevent harmful blood clots from forming. This eMedTV selection takes an in-depth look at this medication, including how it works, possible side effects, safety warnings, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brilinta.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 11:57:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brillinta.html Brillinta <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brillinta.html" >Brillinta</a><br />If you have recently had a heart attack, Brilinta may help reduce your risk of blood clots. This eMedTV selection gives a brief introduction to this drug and provides a link to more information. Brillinta is a common misspelling of Brilinta. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/brillinta.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 20:07:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/generic-brilinta.html Generic Brilinta <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/generic-brilinta.html" >Generic Brilinta</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, Brilinta (ticagrelor) is not yet available in generic form. This article discusses when the patent is set to expire and explains the difference between a generic name and a generic version of a drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/brilinta/generic-brilinta.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 13:14:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/alternatives-to-cabg-video.html Alternatives to CABG <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/alternatives-to-cabg-video.html" >Alternatives to CABG</a><br />This video discusses alternative medical treatments to bypass surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/alternatives-to-cabg-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/before-your-heart-surgery-video.html Before Your Heart Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/before-your-heart-surgery-video.html" >Before Your Heart Surgery</a><br />This video clip discusses what you can expect before your heart surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/before-your-heart-surgery-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg----major-complications-video.html CABG -- Major Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg----major-complications-video.html" >CABG -- Major Complications</a><br />This video describes minor complications that may result from this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg----major-complications-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg----minor-complications-video.html CABG -- Minor Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg----minor-complications-video.html" >CABG -- Minor Complications</a><br />This video clip discusses possible minor complications with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg----minor-complications-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-complications----final-thoughts-video.html Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Final Thoughts <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-complications----final-thoughts-video.html" >Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Final Thoughts</a><br />This video clip discusses the likelihood of complications occurring with your procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-complications----final-thoughts-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----abnormal-scarring-video.html Myomectomy Risks -- Abnormal Scarring <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----abnormal-scarring-video.html" >Myomectomy Risks -- Abnormal Scarring</a><br />This multimedia clip addresses the issue of abnormal scarring, which may occur with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----abnormal-scarring-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----allergic-reaction-to-medication-video.html Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Allergic Reaction to Medication <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----allergic-reaction-to-medication-video.html" >Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Allergic Reaction to Medication</a><br />This video explains why allergic reactions to medicines occur and how likely they are. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----allergic-reaction-to-medication-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----bleeding-and-transfusions-video.html CABG Risks -- Bleeding and Transfusions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----bleeding-and-transfusions-video.html" >CABG Risks -- Bleeding and Transfusions</a><br />This clip discusses the risk of bleeding and need for transfusions during this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----bleeding-and-transfusions-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----graft-failure-video.html CABG Risks -- Graft Failure <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----graft-failure-video.html" >CABG Risks -- Graft Failure</a><br />This interactive video covers the potential risks of graft failure after bypass surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----graft-failure-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----heart-attack-video.html CABG Risks -- Heart Attack <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----heart-attack-video.html" >CABG Risks -- Heart Attack</a><br />With this procedure, a heart attack can occur in 4 out of 1000 procedures. This video clip offers more information on this possible complication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----heart-attack-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----infection-video.html CABG Risks -- Infection <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----infection-video.html" >CABG Risks -- Infection</a><br />This multimedia clip discusses the level of safety and risk for infection with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----infection-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----injury-to-arteries-or-organs-video.html CABG Risks -- Injury to Arteries or Organs <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----injury-to-arteries-or-organs-video.html" >CABG Risks -- Injury to Arteries or Organs</a><br />This clip explains what will happen if injury to a coronary artery or organs occurs. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----injury-to-arteries-or-organs-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----irregular-heartbeats-video.html CABG Risks -- Irregular Heartbeats <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----irregular-heartbeats-video.html" >CABG Risks -- Irregular Heartbeats</a><br />This clip discusses irregular heartbeats with this procedure and how they are handled. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----irregular-heartbeats-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----kidney-problems-video.html CABG Risks -- Kidney Problems <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----kidney-problems-video.html" >CABG Risks -- Kidney Problems</a><br />This video segment addresses the possibility of kidney problems occurring with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----kidney-problems-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----lung-problems,-inluding-pneumonia-and-lung-failure-video.html Myomectomy Risks -- Lung Problems, Inluding Pneumonia and Lung Failure <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----lung-problems,-inluding-pneumonia-and-lung-failure-video.html" >Myomectomy Risks -- Lung Problems, Inluding Pneumonia and Lung Failure</a><br />This clip discusses lung problems, including pneumonia and lung failure, with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----lung-problems,-inluding-pneumonia-and-lung-failure-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----stroke-video.html CABG Risks -- Stroke <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----stroke-video.html" >CABG Risks -- Stroke</a><br />One of the potential complications of this procedure is a stroke. This video clip tells you what you need to know about this complication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/cabg-risks----stroke-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/coronary-artery-blockage-video.html Understanding Blocked Coronary Arteries <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/coronary-artery-blockage-video.html" >Understanding Blocked Coronary Arteries</a><br />This video clip talks about blocked coronary arteries and the problems they can cause. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/coronary-artery-blockage-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/coronary-artery-bypass-graft-(cabg)--presentation-summary-video.html Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG)- Presentation Summary <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/coronary-artery-bypass-graft-(cabg)--presentation-summary-video.html" >Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG)- Presentation Summary</a><br />This video provides a summary of what to expect with a coronary artery bypass graft. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/coronary-artery-bypass-graft-(cabg)--presentation-summary-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/general-anesthesia-for-heart-bypass-surgery-video.html General Anesthesia for Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/general-anesthesia-for-heart-bypass-surgery-video.html" >General Anesthesia for Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />General anesthesia uses medications that put you into a deep sleep so that you are not aware of any pain, pressure, or movement. This video clip discusses general anesthesia in greater detail. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/general-anesthesia-for-heart-bypass-surgery-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/getting-started-(cabg)-video.html Getting Started (CABG) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/getting-started-(cabg)-video.html" >Getting Started (CABG)</a><br />This video clip explains what to expect on the day of your procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/getting-started-(cabg)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/how-safe-is-a-cabg-video.html How Safe Is a CABG? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/how-safe-is-a-cabg-video.html" >How Safe Is a CABG?</a><br />This video summarizes the safety of a CABG. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/how-safe-is-a-cabg-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/leaving-the-hospital----information-for-diabetics-(cabg)-video.html Leaving the Hospital -- Information for Diabetics (CABG) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/leaving-the-hospital----information-for-diabetics-(cabg)-video.html" >Leaving the Hospital -- Information for Diabetics (CABG)</a><br />This video explains as a diabetic what may happen after your leave the hospital. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/leaving-the-hospital----information-for-diabetics-(cabg)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/leaving-the-hospital-after-a-cabg-video.html Leaving the Hospital After a CABG <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/leaving-the-hospital-after-a-cabg-video.html" >Leaving the Hospital After a CABG</a><br />This video clip describes typical discharge instructions following a CABG. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/leaving-the-hospital-after-a-cabg-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/moving-to-the-intensive-care-unit-(cabg)-video.html Moving to the Intensive Care Unit (CABG) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/moving-to-the-intensive-care-unit-(cabg)-video.html" >Moving to the Intensive Care Unit (CABG)</a><br />This video clip talks about moving to the intensive care unit after your surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/moving-to-the-intensive-care-unit-(cabg)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/moving-to-the-operating-room-(cabg)-video.html Moving to the Operating Room (CABG) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/moving-to-the-operating-room-(cabg)-video.html" >Moving to the Operating Room (CABG)</a><br />This video clip talks about what you can expect as you are brought into the operating room. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/moving-to-the-operating-room-(cabg)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/other-cabg-complications-video.html Other CABG Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/other-cabg-complications-video.html" >Other CABG Complications</a><br />This multimedia clip introduces major complications that can potentially occur with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/other-cabg-complications-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/risks-as-a-diabetic-during-and-after-heart-surgery-video.html Risks as a Diabetic During and After Heart Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/risks-as-a-diabetic-during-and-after-heart-surgery-video.html" >Risks as a Diabetic During and After Heart Surgery</a><br />This clip discusses the risks that diabetic patients may face during and after heart surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/risks-as-a-diabetic-during-and-after-heart-surgery-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/the-heart-video.html Overview of the Heart <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/the-heart-video.html" >Overview of the Heart</a><br />This video clips explains the heart. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/the-heart-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/time-in-the-hospital-after-your-cabg-video.html Time in the Hospital After Your CABG <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/time-in-the-hospital-after-your-cabg-video.html" >Time in the Hospital After Your CABG</a><br />This clip talks about what to expect in the hospital after your surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/time-in-the-hospital-after-your-cabg-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/what-can-you-expect-without-heart-bypass-surgery-video.html What Can You Expect Without Heart Bypass Surgery? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/what-can-you-expect-without-heart-bypass-surgery-video.html" >What Can You Expect Without Heart Bypass Surgery?</a><br />This multimedia clip explains the risks involved if you decide to not have bipass surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/what-can-you-expect-without-heart-bypass-surgery-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/what-happens-during-a-cabg-video.html What Happens During a CABG? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/what-happens-during-a-cabg-video.html" >What Happens During a CABG?</a><br />This video clip provides a step-by-step look at how a CABG is performed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/what-happens-during-a-cabg-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-a-cabg-video.html What Results Can You Expect From a CABG? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-a-cabg-video.html" >What Results Can You Expect From a CABG?</a><br />This multimedia clip describes the results you can expect following your bipass surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-a-cabg-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/why-is-my-doctor-recommending-a-cabg-video.html Why Is My Doctor Recommending a CABG? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/why-is-my-doctor-recommending-a-cabg-video.html" >Why Is My Doctor Recommending a CABG?</a><br />This video explains that a CABG is used to bypass an area of the heart that is damaged. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cabg-video/why-is-my-doctor-recommending-a-cabg-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-breastfeeding.html Cardene and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-breastfeeding.html" >Cardene and Breastfeeding</a><br />It is possible to pass Cardene to your nursing baby through your breast milk. This eMedTV article explains the research that has been conducted on Cardene and breastfeeding, and describes what you should discuss with your healthcare provider. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-breastfeeding.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 11:23:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-depression.html Cardene and Depression <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-depression.html" >Cardene and Depression</a><br />Depression is a side effect that may potentially occur with the use of Cardene. This eMedTV resource discusses Cardene and depression in more detail and explains what you should do if you develop any symptoms of depression while taking the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-depression.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 06:01:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-dry-mouth.html Cardene and Dry Mouth <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-dry-mouth.html" >Cardene and Dry Mouth</a><br />A dry mouth is a side effect that may occur with the use of Cardene. This selection from the eMedTV Web site discusses Cardene and dry mouth in more detail and provides a list of suggestions that can help to relieve a dry mouth. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-dry-mouth.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 18:56:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-impotence.html Cardene and Impotence <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-impotence.html" >Cardene and Impotence</a><br />Impotence is a possible side effect of Cardene. This eMedTV Web page explains what to do if you are taking Cardene and impotence occurs, and also discusses how often the condition happens in men who are taking Cardene for angina or high blood pressure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-impotence.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 09:53:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-pregnancy.html Cardene and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-pregnancy.html" >Cardene and Pregnancy</a><br />Cardene may not be safe for use during pregnancy. This eMedTV resource lists some of the complications seen in animal studies of Cardene and pregnancy, and explains why some healthcare providers may still prescribe Cardene to pregnant women. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-and-pregnancy.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 08:05:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-dosage.html Cardene Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-dosage.html" >Cardene Dosage</a><br />For people with high blood pressure or angina, the starting Cardene dosage is 20 mg three times daily. This eMedTV page also discusses Cardene dosing for people who have liver problems and lists some factors that can affect your Cardene dosage. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-dosage.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 04:51:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-drug-interactions.html Cardene Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-drug-interactions.html" >Cardene Drug Interactions</a><br />This eMedTV Web page explains that Cardene drug interactions may occur if the medicine is taken with cimetidine or cyclosporine. This article also describes the problems these interactions may cause, such as an increased risk of side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-drug-interactions.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 04:24:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-overdose.html Cardene Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-overdose.html" >Cardene Overdose</a><br />Fainting and slurred speech are among the symptoms of a Cardene overdose. This portion of the eMedTV library lists factors that can affect a Cardene overdose (such as how much medicine was taken) and describes possible treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-overdose.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 15:08:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-side-effects.html Cardene Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-side-effects.html" >Cardene Side Effects</a><br />This section of the eMedTV library lists common Cardene side effects, such as headaches and water retention. This article also highlights rare side effects of Cardene, as well as side effects that you should report to a healthcare provider right away. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-side-effects.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 07:28:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-uses.html Cardene Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-uses.html" >Cardene Uses</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, Cardene uses include controlling high blood pressure and relieving chest pain caused by angina. This page explains how Cardene works and describes off-label Cardene uses, such as treating diabetic nephropathy. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-uses.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 08:05:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-warnings-and-precautions.html Cardene Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Cardene Warnings and Precautions</a><br />Cardene can make chest pain worse in some people and should be used with caution in people with CHF. This eMedTV segment discusses these and other Cardene warnings and precautions in more detail and explains who should not take the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene-warnings-and-precautions.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 09:49:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene.html Cardene <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene.html" >Cardene</a><br />A healthcare provider may prescribe Cardene to treat high blood pressure and chest pain. This eMedTV article discusses how Cardene works to open up the blood vessels, and offers information on potential side effects and tips on taking the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardene.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 06:55:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardine.html Cardine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardine.html" >Cardine</a><br />Cardene is a prescribed drug licensed to treat chest pain and high blood pressure. This eMedTV article provides a brief overview on how Cardene works and offers general precautions for taking the medication. Cardine is a common misspelling of Cardene. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/cardine.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 13:34:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/generic-cardene.html Generic Cardene <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/generic-cardene.html" >Generic Cardene</a><br />Generic Cardene is available in two strengths -- nicardipine 20 mg and 30 mg capsules. This part of the eMedTV site explains that the FDA has assigned generic Cardene an "AB" rating, meaning generic Cardene is equivalent to the brand-name drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardene/generic-cardene.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 13:51:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/after-cardiac-catheterization----leaving-the-hospital-video.html Leaving the Hospital After Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/after-cardiac-catheterization----leaving-the-hospital-video.html" >Leaving the Hospital After Angioplasty</a><br />This multimedia video clip addresses leaving the hospital after cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/after-cardiac-catheterization----leaving-the-hospital-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/before-your-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Before Your Procedure (Angioplasty and Atherectomy) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/before-your-cardiac-catheterization-video.html" >Before Your Procedure (Angioplasty and Atherectomy)</a><br />This video clip explains what to do to prepare for your procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/before-your-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization----getting-started-video.html Getting Started (Angioplasty) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization----getting-started-video.html" >Getting Started (Angioplasty)</a><br />This video explains what you need to do to prepare for your procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization----getting-started-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization----moving-to-the-cardiac-lab-video.html Moving to the Cardiac Lab (Angioplasty) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization----moving-to-the-cardiac-lab-video.html" >Moving to the Cardiac Lab (Angioplasty)</a><br />This multimedia clip describes what will happen when you are moved to the cardiac lab. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization----moving-to-the-cardiac-lab-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization----what-if-you-don't-have-it-video.html What If You Don't Have Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization----what-if-you-don't-have-it-video.html" >What If You Don't Have Cardiac Catheterization With Angioplasty?</a><br />This video explains what your doctor may recommend if you decline cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization----what-if-you-don't-have-it-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization---presentation-summary-video.html Cardiac Catheterization - Presentation Summary <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization---presentation-summary-video.html" >Cardiac Catheterization - Presentation Summary</a><br />This multimedia segment provides an overview of cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization---presentation-summary-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-complications----major-video.html Cardiac Catheterization Complications -- Major <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-complications----major-video.html" >Cardiac Catheterization Complications -- Major</a><br />This video clip talks about major complications that could occur with cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-complications----major-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-complications----minor-video.html Minor Angioplasty Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-complications----minor-video.html" >Minor Angioplasty Complications</a><br />This video clip discusses possible minor complications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-complications----minor-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----allergic-reaction-to-medication-video.html Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Allergic Reaction to Medication <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----allergic-reaction-to-medication-video.html" >Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Allergic Reaction to Medication</a><br />This video explains why allergic reactions to medicines occur and how likely they are. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----allergic-reaction-to-medication-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----bleeding-and-blood-vessel-injury-video.html Cardiac Catheterization Risks -- Bleeding and Blood Vessel Injury <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----bleeding-and-blood-vessel-injury-video.html" >Cardiac Catheterization Risks -- Bleeding and Blood Vessel Injury</a><br />Injuries to blood vessels are among the most common problems seen after cardiac catheterization. This video covers the different types of blood vessel injuries. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----bleeding-and-blood-vessel-injury-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----blood-clots-video.html Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Blood Clots <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----blood-clots-video.html" >Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Blood Clots</a><br />This video clip gives an overview of blood clots, including how they are treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----blood-clots-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----final-thoughts-video.html Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Final Thoughts <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----final-thoughts-video.html" >Diagnostic Laparoscopy Risks -- Final Thoughts</a><br />This video clip discusses the likelihood of complications occurring with your procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----final-thoughts-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----heart-attack-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Heart Attack <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----heart-attack-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Heart Attack</a><br />This interactive clip talks about the risk of heart attack during this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----heart-attack-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----heart-injury-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Heart Injury <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----heart-injury-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Heart Injury</a><br />This clip deals with some of the heart injuries that can occur with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----heart-injury-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----infections-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Infections <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----infections-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Infections</a><br />This video clip explains why infections are unlikely with a cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----infections-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----irregular-heartbeats-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Irregular Heartbeats <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----irregular-heartbeats-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Irregular Heartbeats</a><br />Irregular heart rhythms are a relatively common occurrence during this procedure. This video clip takes a closer look at irregular heart rhythms. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----irregular-heartbeats-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----kidney-problems-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Kidney Problems <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----kidney-problems-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Kidney Problems</a><br />This video clip explains the likelihood of kidneys problems and how it's handled. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----kidney-problems-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----loss-of-life-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Loss of Life <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----loss-of-life-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Loss of Life</a><br />This video clip describes the chances of loss of life occurring. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----loss-of-life-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----medical-equipment-failure-video.html Risks for Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal -- Medical Equipment Failure <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----medical-equipment-failure-video.html" >Risks for Knee Arthroscopy With Loose Body Removal -- Medical Equipment Failure</a><br />This clip describes the way medical equipment can fail. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----medical-equipment-failure-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----stroke-video.html Angioplasty Risks -- Stroke <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----stroke-video.html" >Angioplasty Risks -- Stroke</a><br />Strokes are another complication of this procedure. This video clip explains how often this complication occurs. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/cardiac-catheterization-risks----stroke-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/diabetics----leaving-the-hospital-after-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Angioplasty and Leaving the Hospital -- Information for Diabetic Patients <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/diabetics----leaving-the-hospital-after-cardiac-catheterization-video.html" >Angioplasty and Leaving the Hospital -- Information for Diabetic Patients</a><br />This clip offers reminders for diabetics when leaving the hospital after this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/diabetics----leaving-the-hospital-after-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/function-of-a-normal-heart-video.html Overview of the Heart <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/function-of-a-normal-heart-video.html" >Overview of the Heart</a><br />This video clips explains the heart. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/function-of-a-normal-heart-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/heart-disease-video.html Understanding Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/heart-disease-video.html" >Understanding Heart Disease</a><br />This clip from eMedTV explains different types of heart disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/heart-disease-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/how-safe-is-cardiac-catheterization-video.html How Safe Is Angioplasty? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/how-safe-is-cardiac-catheterization-video.html" >How Safe Is Angioplasty?</a><br />This multimedia clip discusses the level of safety and risk with cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/how-safe-is-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/moving-to-the-recovery-room-after-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Moving to the Recovery Room After Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/moving-to-the-recovery-room-after-cardiac-catheterization-video.html" >Moving to the Recovery Room After Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />This video clip describes what happens in the recovery room after cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/moving-to-the-recovery-room-after-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/possible-risks-and-outcomes----cardiac-catheterization-video.html Other Angioplasty Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/possible-risks-and-outcomes----cardiac-catheterization-video.html" >Other Angioplasty Complications</a><br />This video discusses the possible serious complications of this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/possible-risks-and-outcomes----cardiac-catheterization-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-as-a-diabetic-video.html Risks of Cardiac Catheterization as a Diabetic <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-as-a-diabetic-video.html" >Risks of Cardiac Catheterization as a Diabetic</a><br />This video discusses the higher risk this procedure presents for people with diabetes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-as-a-diabetic-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-for-patients-with-kidney-disease-video.html Risks of Cardiac Catheterization for Patients With Kidney Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-for-patients-with-kidney-disease-video.html" >Risks of Cardiac Catheterization for Patients With Kidney Disease</a><br />This video addresses risks involved with this procedure for people with kidney disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/risks-of-cardiac-catheterization-for-patients-with-kidney-disease-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/what-are-the-alternatives-for-cardiac-catheterization-video.html What Are the Alternatives for Cardiac Catheterization? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/what-are-the-alternatives-for-cardiac-catheterization-video.html" >What Are the Alternatives for Cardiac Catheterization?</a><br />This multimedia clip describes the alternatives to cardiac catheterization that are available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/what-are-the-alternatives-for-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/what-happens-during-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Heart Disease Procedures -- Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/what-happens-during-cardiac-catheterization-video.html" >Heart Disease Procedures -- Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />This video clip describes what happens during a cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/what-happens-during-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/what-results-can-you-expect-after-cardiac-catheterization-video.html What Results Can You Expect After Cardiac Catheterization? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/what-results-can-you-expect-after-cardiac-catheterization-video.html" >What Results Can You Expect After Cardiac Catheterization?</a><br />This video segment discusses the results you can expect after cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/what-results-can-you-expect-after-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/your-doctor-recommends-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Your Doctor Recommends Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/your-doctor-recommends-cardiac-catheterization-video.html" >Your Doctor Recommends Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />This clip discusses cardiac catheterization: what it is and why your doctor recommends it. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization-video/your-doctor-recommends-cardiac-catheterization-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/allergic-reaction-and-cardiac-catheterization.html Allergic Reaction and Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/allergic-reaction-and-cardiac-catheterization.html" >Allergic Reaction and Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, the anesthesia used in medical procedures may cause an allergic reaction, and cardiac catheterization is one of those procedures. Symptoms of an allergic reaction may include itchy eyes, runny nose, or skin rashes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/allergic-reaction-and-cardiac-catheterization.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:29:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/alternatives-to-cardiac-catheterization.html Alternatives to Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/alternatives-to-cardiac-catheterization.html" >Alternatives to Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />There are a few alternatives to cardiac catheterization, including echocardiogram and exercise stress test. This eMedTV segment also lists other more complicated test alternatives, such as CT scan, stress thallium, and spiral CT scanning. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/alternatives-to-cardiac-catheterization.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 18:09:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/before-cardiac-catheterization.html Before Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/before-cardiac-catheterization.html" >Before Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />You should avoid food or drinks for eight hours before cardiac catheterization. As this eMedTV article explains, your doctor will give you instructions on when to arrive at the medical facility, how to prepare for your procedure, and what to expect. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/before-cardiac-catheterization.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 08:49:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/bleeding-with-cardiac-catheterization.html Bleeding With Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/bleeding-with-cardiac-catheterization.html" >Bleeding With Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />Some people may experience minor bleeding with cardiac catheterization. As this page of the eMedTV Web site explains, bleeding problems often include blood clots, collection of blood below the skin, or blood vessel damage, and are usually temporary. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/bleeding-with-cardiac-catheterization.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 09:29:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/blood-clots-and-cardiac-catheterization.html Blood Clots and Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/blood-clots-and-cardiac-catheterization.html" >Blood Clots and Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, a possible problem with many medical procedures is blood clots, and cardiac catheterization also has this risk. This page discusses potential complications of small, large, and serious blood clots (pulmonary embolus). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/blood-clots-and-cardiac-catheterization.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 07:59:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization-and-the-cath-lab.html Cardiac Catheterization and the Cath Lab <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization-and-the-cath-lab.html" >Cardiac Catheterization and the Cath Lab</a><br />This eMedTV article describes in detail the process of a cardiac catheterization and the cath lab in which the procedure will be performed. Familiarizing yourself with this room before the procedure can make the test less overwhelming. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization-and-the-cath-lab.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 15:32:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization-complications.html Cardiac Catheterization Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization-complications.html" >Cardiac Catheterization Complications</a><br />Cardiac catheterization complications may include bleeding, infection, or allergic reaction. As this eMedTV resource explains, more serious but rare complications, such as stroke, heart attack, or lung problems, may also occur with this procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization-complications.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 12:37:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization-recovery.html Cardiac Catheterization Recovery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization-recovery.html" >Cardiac Catheterization Recovery</a><br />During cardiac catheterization recovery, drinking more fluids can help flush the dye from your system. This eMedTV segment offers more details on the recovery process, including what to expect and follow-up care suggestions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization-recovery.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 08:08:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization-risks-with-kidney-disease.html Cardiac Catheterization Risks With Kidney Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization-risks-with-kidney-disease.html" >Cardiac Catheterization Risks With Kidney Disease</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, certain existing conditions can increase cardiac catheterization risks. With kidney disease, you are at an increased risk for kidney failure when you have any procedures that require the use of IV contrast dye. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization-risks-with-kidney-disease.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 15:05:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization.html Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization.html" >Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />A cardiac catheterization is a tool used to help your doctor study the condition of your heart. As this eMedTV segment explains, the procedure is performed to study the heart muscle and valves, and to check for narrowed or blocked arteries http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/cardiac-catheterization.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 00:19:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/diabetics-and-cardiac-catheterization.html Diabetics and Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/diabetics-and-cardiac-catheterization.html" >Diabetics and Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />Some medical procedures have increased risks for diabetics, and cardiac catheterization is one of them. This eMedTV article discusses potential complications for diabetics and lists symptoms that may signify a problem with the procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/diabetics-and-cardiac-catheterization.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 17:39:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/equipment-failure-during-a-cardiac-cath.html Equipment Failure During a Cardiac Cath <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/equipment-failure-during-a-cardiac-cath.html" >Equipment Failure During a Cardiac Cath</a><br />Equipment failure during a cardiac cath is a rare but possible complication. As this segment of the eMedTV archives explains, although medical equipment is regularly tested and meets FDA standards, it is possible for a malfunction to occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/equipment-failure-during-a-cardiac-cath.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 05:00:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/expectations-with-a-cardiac-catheterization.html Expectations With a Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/expectations-with-a-cardiac-catheterization.html" >Expectations With a Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, with any medical procedure, it is vital that you and the doctor have similar expectations. With a cardiac catheterization, depending on the results, you can review the findings and discuss treatment options together. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/expectations-with-a-cardiac-catheterization.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 13:01:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/heart-attack-during-a-heart-catheterization.html Heart Attack During a Heart Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/heart-attack-during-a-heart-catheterization.html" >Heart Attack During a Heart Catheterization</a><br />It is possible to have a heart attack during a heart catheterization, but this is quite rare. This page of the eMedTV library explains how a heart attack occurs and discusses the likelihood of developing one during a cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/heart-attack-during-a-heart-catheterization.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:36:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/heart-catheterization.html Heart Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/heart-catheterization.html" >Heart Catheterization</a><br />A procedure used to examine the heart, heart catheterization can help find blocked or narrowed arteries. This eMedTV resource offers details on the procedure and explains how it can help doctors treat symptoms associated with heart problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/heart-catheterization.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:32:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/heart-injury-during-a-cardiac-catheterization.html Heart Injury During a Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/heart-injury-during-a-cardiac-catheterization.html" >Heart Injury During a Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />Because catheters go through the heart, injury during a cardiac catheterization, while rare, is possible. This eMedTV Web page explains how certain injuries can be caused by the use of catheters or other devices during a cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/heart-injury-during-a-cardiac-catheterization.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 08:05:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/infections-with-a-heart-catheterization.html Infections With a Heart Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/infections-with-a-heart-catheterization.html" >Infections With a Heart Catheterization</a><br />There is a possible risk of developing infections with a heart catheterization. As this eMedTV resource explains, however, risk of infection is very low because disposable single-use catheters are used to ensure that the procedure is sterile. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/infections-with-a-heart-catheterization.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 17:23:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/irregular-heartbeats-during-a-heart-catheterization.html Irregular Heartbeats During a Heart Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/irregular-heartbeats-during-a-heart-catheterization.html" >Irregular Heartbeats During a Heart Catheterization</a><br />Many things can cause irregular heartbeats. During a heart catheterization, as this eMedTV page explains, an electrical signal may be sent from a part of the heart that should not be sending signals, which can result in abnormal heartbeats. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/irregular-heartbeats-during-a-heart-catheterization.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:35:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/kidney-problems-after-cardiac-catheterization.html Kidney Problems After Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/kidney-problems-after-cardiac-catheterization.html" >Kidney Problems After Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />Patients may develop kidney problems after cardiac catheterization, but this type of complication is rare. This eMedTV article explains how these problems are usually temporary and kidney function returns to normal without causing permanent damage. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/kidney-problems-after-cardiac-catheterization.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 20:40:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/loss-of-life-with-cardiac-catheterization.html Loss of Life With Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/loss-of-life-with-cardiac-catheterization.html" >Loss of Life With Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />A possible complication of some medical procedures is loss of life. With cardiac catheterization, as this eMedTV page explains, conditions such as severe heart failure or diabetes may increase the risk of such a serious, although rare, complication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/loss-of-life-with-cardiac-catheterization.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 02:20:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/stroke-during-a-cardiac-catheterization.html Stroke During a Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/stroke-during-a-cardiac-catheterization.html" >Stroke During a Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />In very rare circumstances, a patient may develop a stroke during a cardiac catheterization. As this page on the eMedTV Web site explains, however, strokes only occur in 7 out of 10,000 procedures and seem to be related to plaque in the aorta. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/stroke-during-a-cardiac-catheterization.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 04:07:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/the-day-of-cardiac-catheterization.html The Day of Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/the-day-of-cardiac-catheterization.html" >The Day of Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />On the day of cardiac catheterization, you should bring a list of your current medications with you. This eMedTV page discusses precautionary steps that your doctor will take before the procedure, such as applying EKG patches and preparing an IV. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/the-day-of-cardiac-catheterization.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 10:43:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/what-if-you-don't-have-a-cardiac-catheterization.html What If You Don't Have a Cardiac Catheterization? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/what-if-you-don't-have-a-cardiac-catheterization.html" >What If You Don't Have a Cardiac Catheterization?</a><br />What if you don't have a cardiac catheterization? As this eMedTV page explains, doctors can offer you medicine to help your condition, but a cardiac catheterization is the most accurate test for finding problems that are affecting your heart muscle. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-catheterization/what-if-you-don't-have-a-cardiac-catheterization.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 03:40:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/cardiac-rehab.html Cardiac Rehab <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/cardiac-rehab.html" >Cardiac Rehab</a><br />Cardiac rehab involves exercise, education, and counseling to help heart disease patients recover faster. This eMedTV article explains the benefits associated with these programs and provides information about finding one near you. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/cardiac-rehab.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 17:29:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/cardiac-rehabilitation-goals-and-benefits.html Cardiac Rehabilitation Goals and Benefits <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/cardiac-rehabilitation-goals-and-benefits.html" >Cardiac Rehabilitation Goals and Benefits</a><br />This eMedTV article explains common cardiac rehabilitation goals and benefits for patients recovering from heart disease. How these goals are obtained generally vary from person to person. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/cardiac-rehabilitation-goals-and-benefits.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 15:05:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/cardiac-rehabilitation-safety.html Cardiac Rehabilitation Safety <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/cardiac-rehabilitation-safety.html" >Cardiac Rehabilitation Safety</a><br />Some patients may worry about cardiac rehabilitation safety, but studies show associated problems are rare. This eMedTV resource explains how the heart is monitored during a cardiac rehab exercise program to ensure patients' safety. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/cardiac-rehabilitation-safety.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 17:42:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/components-of-cardiac-rehab.html Components of Cardiac Rehab <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/components-of-cardiac-rehab.html" >Components of Cardiac Rehab</a><br />This eMedTV Web page explains how the components of cardiac rehab (exercise training, education, and counseling) are combined to help patients develop heart-healthy habits that may result in lifelong benefits. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/components-of-cardiac-rehab.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 11:03:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/finding-a-cardiac-rehab-program.html Finding a Cardiac Rehab Program <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/finding-a-cardiac-rehab-program.html" >Finding a Cardiac Rehab Program</a><br />Finding a cardiac rehab program that meets your needs is important for your recovery. This segment of the eMedTV website provides suggestions and a list of questions to ask as you go about the process of finding program in your area. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/finding-a-cardiac-rehab-program.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 08:05:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/starting-cardiac-rehabilitation.html Starting Cardiac Rehabilitation <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/starting-cardiac-rehabilitation.html" >Starting Cardiac Rehabilitation</a><br />As this eMedTV resource explains, people starting cardiac rehab often do so in the hospital after a heart attack or serious medical treatment for heart disease. The skills taught here should follow a person throughout his or her lifetime. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/starting-cardiac-rehabilitation.html Tue, 25 Jun 2013 15:38:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/the-cardiac-rehab-team.html The Cardiac Rehab Team <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/the-cardiac-rehab-team.html" >The Cardiac Rehab Team</a><br />The cardiac rehab team may consist of various medical specialists, but you're the most important member. This eMedTV article outlines steps you can take to play an active role in this aspect of your healthcare. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiac-rehabilitation/the-cardiac-rehab-team.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 08:45:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardio-vascular-disease.html Cardio Vascular Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardio-vascular-disease.html" >Cardio Vascular Disease</a><br />Cardiovascular disease is not a single disease. Rather, as this eMedTV page explains, it is a term encompassing 60 disorders that can affect the heart and blood vessel system. Cardio vascular disease is a common misspelling of cardiovascular disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardio-vascular-disease.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 06:51:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovasculaire-disease.html Cardiovasculaire Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovasculaire-disease.html" >Cardiovasculaire Disease</a><br />Cardiovascular disease consists of numerous disorders that affect the heart or blood vessels. This eMedTV page discusses this disease, as well as possible treatment options. Cardiovasculaire disease is a common misspelling of cardiovascular disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovasculaire-disease.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 12:24:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-desease.html Cardiovascular Desease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-desease.html" >Cardiovascular Desease</a><br />Cardiovascular disease is a general term for several disorders affecting the heart or blood vessel system. This eMedTV resource offers a brief look at some of these disorders. Cardiovascular desease is a common misspelling of cardiovascular disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-desease.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 10:30:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease-in-women.html Cardiovascular Disease in Women <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease-in-women.html" >Cardiovascular Disease in Women</a><br />Cardiovascular disease is the number-one killer of women in the United States. This eMedTV segment provides a complete overview of cardiovascular disease in women and discusses its risk factors, symptoms, and treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease-in-women.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 13:01:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease-research.html Cardiovascular Disease Research <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease-research.html" >Cardiovascular Disease Research</a><br />Understanding cardiovascular disease and its risk factors are current areas of research. This eMedTV article describes cardiovascular disease research studies in detail and the potential benefits of participating in clinical trials. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease-research.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 09:29:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease-statistics.html Cardiovascular Disease Statistics <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease-statistics.html" >Cardiovascular Disease Statistics</a><br />This eMedTV article provides various statistics on cardiovascular disease. For example, more than 70 million Americans have a form of cardiovascular disease. This page also includes tables of current statistics regarding heart disease, stroke, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease-statistics.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:40:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease-types.html Cardiovascular Disease Types <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease-types.html" >Cardiovascular Disease Types</a><br />High blood pressure, stroke, and angina are all examples of cardiovascular disease types. As this eMedTV Web page explains, there are 60 different forms of cardiovascular disease, all of which affect the way the heart and blood vessels function. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease-types.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 06:08:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease.html Cardiovascular Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease.html" >Cardiovascular Disease</a><br />High blood pressure, stroke, and heart disease are the most common forms of cardiovascular disease. This eMedTV article provides a detailed discussion on cardiovascular disease, including risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-disease.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 03:00:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-system-tests.html Cardiovascular System Tests <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-system-tests.html" >Cardiovascular System Tests</a><br />Common cardiovascular system tests include angiography, echocardiogram, and ultrasound. This eMedTV segment discusses these tests in detail and explains how they help doctors in making an accurate diagnosis. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovascular-system-tests.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:47:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovasular-disease.html Cardiovasular Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovasular-disease.html" >Cardiovasular Disease</a><br />Cardiovascular disease is not a single disease; rather, as this eMedTV page explains, it is a term encompassing many diseases, such as high blood pressure and heart disease. Cardiovasular disease is a common misspelling of cardiovascular disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardiovasular-disease.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 17:26:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardivascular-disease.html Cardivascular Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardivascular-disease.html" >Cardivascular Disease</a><br />When a person has cardiovascular disease, it affects the heart or blood vessels. This eMedTV page offers an overview of this disease, including possible treatment options. Cardivascular disease is a common misspelling of cardiovascular disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardivascular-disease.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 04:07:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardovascular-disease.html Cardovascular Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardovascular-disease.html" >Cardovascular Disease</a><br />Forms of cardiovascular disease include high blood pressure, heart disease, and stroke. This eMedTV page takes a look at the condition and factors that affect its diagnosis. Cardovascular disease is a common misspelling of cardiovascular disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/cardovascular-disease.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 14:31:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/causes-of-cardiovascular-disease.html Causes of Cardiovascular Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/causes-of-cardiovascular-disease.html" >Causes of Cardiovascular Disease</a><br />As this eMedTV Web page explains, the causes of cardiovascular disease can vary, depending on the disease in question. This article lists a few of the most common causes, such as blocked arteries and high blood pressure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/causes-of-cardiovascular-disease.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 14:24:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/preventing-cardiovascular-disease.html Preventing Cardiovascular Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/preventing-cardiovascular-disease.html" >Preventing Cardiovascular Disease</a><br />Knowing your risk factors is the first step in preventing cardiovascular disease. This segment of the eMedTV library explores several actions you can take to reduce your risk, such as eating right, exercising, and not smoking. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/preventing-cardiovascular-disease.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 12:40:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/risk-factors-for-cardiovascular-disease.html Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/risk-factors-for-cardiovascular-disease.html" >Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease</a><br />High blood pressure and lack of physical activity are common risk factors for cardiovascular disease. This eMedTV resource examines typical risk factors for these conditions and explains the importance of living a healthy lifestyle. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/risk-factors-for-cardiovascular-disease.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 07:22:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/smoking-and-cardiovascular-disease.html Smoking and Cardiovascular Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/smoking-and-cardiovascular-disease.html" >Smoking and Cardiovascular Disease</a><br />There is a strong correlation between cardiovascular disease and smoking. This page of the eMedTV Web site explains how quitting smoking can significantly reduce your risk for heart disease and stroke. It also covers the risk of secondhand smoke. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/smoking-and-cardiovascular-disease.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 06:45:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/symptoms-of-cardiovascular-disease.html Symptoms of Cardiovascular Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/symptoms-of-cardiovascular-disease.html" >Symptoms of Cardiovascular Disease</a><br />Chest pain, shortness of breath, and numbness of the face are common symptoms of cardiovascular disease. This eMedTV Web page lists a variety of signs and symptoms, including the most common ones that occur in the heart, brain, and legs. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/symptoms-of-cardiovascular-disease.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 09:56:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/treatments-for-cardiovascular-disease.html Treatments for Cardiovascular Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/treatments-for-cardiovascular-disease.html" >Treatments for Cardiovascular Disease</a><br />As this eMedTV selection explains, cardiovascular disease treatment may involve lifestyle changes, medications, and surgery. This article provides a brief list of cardiovascular disorders and the corresponding treatments for these conditions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-disease/treatments-for-cardiovascular-disease.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 14:28:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardio-casular-system.html Cardio Casular System <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardio-casular-system.html" >Cardio Casular System</a><br />This page on the eMedTV site discusses in detail the main components of the cardiovascular system (which are the heart, blood vessels, and blood) and links to more information. Cardio casular system is a common misspelling of cardiovascular system. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardio-casular-system.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 17:29:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardio-vascular-system.html Cardio Vascular System <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardio-vascular-system.html" >Cardio Vascular System</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that the cardiovascular system (which consists of the heart, blood vessels, and blood) carries nutrients throughout the body and collects waste products. Cardio vascular system is a common misspelling of cardiovascular system. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardio-vascular-system.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:47:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovasculaire-system.html Cardiovasculaire System <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovasculaire-system.html" >Cardiovasculaire System</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, the cardiovascular system is comprised of the heart, blood vessels, and the blood. This page also offers an explanation on how this system works. Cardiovasculaire system is a common misspelling of cardiovascular system. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovasculaire-system.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 03:30:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovascular-health.html Cardiovascular Health <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovascular-health.html" >Cardiovascular Health</a><br />Protecting your cardiovascular health begins with knowing your risk factors. This eMedTV article explains how regular exercise, a heart-healthy diet, and not smoking also help to improve the function of your heart and blood vessels. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovascular-health.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 03:00:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovascular-system.html Cardiovascular System <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovascular-system.html" >Cardiovascular System</a><br />The three main components of the cardiovascular system are the heart, blood vessels, and blood. This eMedTV resource offers an in-depth look at these components, explaining their purposes and how they work -- both individually and together. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovascular-system.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 03:40:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovasculer.html Cardiovasculer <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovasculer.html" >Cardiovasculer</a><br />As explained in this eMedTV segment, three of the main parts of the cardiovascular system include the heart, blood vessels, and blood. Cardiovasculer is a common misspelling and variation of cardiovascular system. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovasculer.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 02:26:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovasular-system.html Cardiovasular System <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovasular-system.html" >Cardiovasular System</a><br />The cardiovascular system, as this eMedTV page explains, includes the heart, vessels, and blood. It is designed to deliver nutrients and remove waste products throughout the body. Cardiovasular system is a common misspelling of cardiovascular system. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardiovasular-system.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:40:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardivascular-system.html Cardivascular System <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardivascular-system.html" >Cardivascular System</a><br />The cardiovascular system provides nutrients to the body and helps remove waste from the body. This eMedTV page describes how this system works and lists the primary components. Cardivascular system is a common misspelling of cardiovascular system. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/cardivascular-system.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 21:54:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/how-does-the-cardio-vascular-system-work.html How Does the Cardio Vascular System Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/how-does-the-cardio-vascular-system-work.html" >How Does the Cardio Vascular System Work?</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, the heart, blood vessels, and blood all have important functions within the cardiovascular system. "How does the cardio vascular system work?" is a common misspelling and question relating to the cardiovascular system. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardiovascular-system/how-does-the-cardio-vascular-system-work.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 01:52:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardazem.html Cardazem <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardazem.html" >Cardazem</a><br />Cardizem is an angina medication that is available by prescription only. This part of the eMedTV Web site describes Cardizem in more detail and explains how the medicine works to reduce chest pain. Cardazem is a common misspelling of Cardizem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardazem.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:29:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardicem.html Cardicem <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardicem.html" >Cardicem</a><br />This eMedTV page features a brief overview of Cardizem, a prescription medicine used to treat certain types of chest pain. This page also offers general precautions of the drug and a link to more information. Cardicem is a common misspelling of Cardizem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardicem.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 07:55:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizam.html Cardizam <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizam.html" >Cardizam</a><br />Cardizem is commonly prescribed to treat certain types of angina. This eMedTV page describes the effects of Cardizem, lists possible side effects of the drug, and links to more detailed information. Cardizam is a common misspelling of Cardizem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizam.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 01:12:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-breastfeeding.html Cardizem and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-breastfeeding.html" >Cardizem and Breastfeeding</a><br />Women typically should not breastfeed while taking Cardizem. This article on the eMedTV Web site provides more information on Cardizem and breastfeeding, and explains whether the angina medication passes through breast milk. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-breastfeeding.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 23:08:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-depression.html Cardizem and Depression <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-depression.html" >Cardizem and Depression</a><br />There are many possible side effects of Cardizem, and depression appears to be one of them. As this page from the eMedTV archives explains, depression was reported in less than 1 percent of people taking the drug during clinical studies. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-depression.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 11:23:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-dry-mouth.html Cardizem and Dry Mouth <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-dry-mouth.html" >Cardizem and Dry Mouth</a><br />Dry mouth appears to be a rare but possible side effect of Cardizem. This section of the eMedTV library offers a more in-depth look at the connection between Cardizem and dry mouth, and provides a list of tips that may provide relief. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-dry-mouth.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 01:06:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-impotence.html Cardizem and Impotence <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-impotence.html" >Cardizem and Impotence</a><br />In studies on the possible side effects of Cardizem, impotence was reported in less than 1 percent of men. This eMedTV resource defines impotence and provides suggestions on what you can do if this side effect occurs during treatment with Cardizem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-impotence.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 15:42:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-pregnancy.html Cardizem and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-pregnancy.html" >Cardizem and Pregnancy</a><br />Cardizem may not be safe for pregnant women. This eMedTV page describes the problems that occurred to fetuses in animal studies on Cardizem and pregnancy, and explains what factors a doctor will consider before prescribing the drug to pregnant women. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-and-pregnancy.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 21:11:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-dosage.html Cardizem Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-dosage.html" >Cardizem Dosage</a><br />The recommended Cardizem dosage is 30 mg four times daily. This page on the eMedTV Web site explains when your doctor may increase or decrease your Cardizem dose and offers information on when and how to take the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-dosage.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 17:42:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-drug-interactions.html Cardizem Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-drug-interactions.html" >Cardizem Drug Interactions</a><br />If cimetidine, digoxin, or rifampin is taken with Cardizem, drug interactions may occur. This eMedTV Web page lists other drugs that may interact with Cardizem. The potential effects of these negative interactions are also described. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-drug-interactions.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 13:21:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-overdose.html Cardizem Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-overdose.html" >Cardizem Overdose</a><br />Lightheadedness, difficulty breathing, and fainting are possible signs of a Cardizem overdose. This eMedTV resource describes other symptoms that may occur if you take too much Cardizem. Overdose treatment options are also listed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-overdose.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 17:02:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-side-effects.html Cardizem Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-side-effects.html" >Cardizem Side Effects</a><br />Rash, dizziness, and headache are some of the most commonly reported side effects of Cardizem. This eMedTV resource describes other common side effects, lists rare but possible problems, and explains which side effects may require medical attention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-side-effects.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 13:44:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-uses.html Cardizem Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-uses.html" >Cardizem Uses</a><br />Cardizem is used for treating stable angina and variant angina. This part of the eMedTV library explains how the drug works and lists possible off-label Cardizem uses, such as for the treatment of irregular heart rhythms, migraines, and hypertension. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-uses.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 05:34:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-warnings-and-precautions.html Cardizem Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Cardizem Warnings and Precautions</a><br />Avoid taking Cardizem if you have sick sinus syndrome and do not have a pacemaker. This eMedTV article lists other people who should not use Cardizem. Warnings and precautions on possible side effects to look out for are also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-warnings-and-precautions.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 18:09:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-weight-gain.html Cardizem Weight Gain <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-weight-gain.html" >Cardizem Weight Gain</a><br />Weight gain is a potential side effect that may occur with the use of Cardizem. As this eMedTV page explains, there are things you can do if you gain weight while taking Cardizem; weight gain may be controlled with dietary changes and exercise. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem-weight-gain.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 10:33:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem.html Cardizem <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem.html" >Cardizem</a><br />Cardizem is a drug that is commonly prescribed to treat certain types of chest pain. This eMedTV segment describes the effects of Cardizem, provides dosing information for the medicine, and explains what you should know before starting treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizem.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 20:37:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizen.html Cardizen <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizen.html" >Cardizen</a><br />Cardizem is a prescription medication that is used for the treatment of chest pain. This eMedTV Web page offers a more in-depth look at Cardizem and its uses, effects, and possible side effects. Cardizen is a common misspelling of Cardizem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/cardizen.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 01:46:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/generic-cardizem.html Generic Cardizem <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/generic-cardizem.html" >Generic Cardizem</a><br />Generic Cardizem tablets are available in four strengths and are made by several different manufacturers. This eMedTV article describes generic Cardizem in more detail and explains whether the generic drug is equivalent to brand-name Cardizem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cardizem/generic-cardizem.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:07:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cardia-xt.html Cardia XT <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cardia-xt.html" >Cardia XT</a><br />Cartia XT is a medication that can be prescribed to treat high blood pressure and some types of angina. This eMedTV segment explains how Cartia XT works and briefly describes the drug's effects. Cardia XT is a common misspelling of Cartia XT. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cardia-xt.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 23:18:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cardia.html Cardia <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cardia.html" >Cardia</a><br />Cartia XT is a prescription drug that is used to control high blood pressure and treat some types of angina. This eMedTV article describes Cartia XT in more detail and explains the effects of the medicine. Cardia is a common misspelling of Cartia XT. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cardia.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 16:52:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-dosage.html Cartia XT Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-dosage.html" >Cartia XT Dosage</a><br />The usual starting Cartia XT dosage for treating angina is 120 to 180 mg once daily. This page on the eMedTV Web site also provides Cartia XT dosing recommendations for the treatment of high blood pressure and explains how and when to take the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-dosage.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 13:54:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-drug-interactions.html Cartia XT Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-drug-interactions.html" >Cartia XT Drug Interactions</a><br />Medicines that may cause Cartia XT drug interactions include cimetidine, buspirone, and beta blockers. This eMedTV resource explains what other drugs may interact with Cartia XT and describes the effects of these potentially negative interactions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-drug-interactions.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 13:29:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-side-effects.html Cartia XT Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-side-effects.html" >Cartia XT Side Effects</a><br />Potential Cartia XT side effects include weakness, slow heart rate, and headache. This eMedTV page also lists rare but possible side effects (like weight gain), as well as serious side effects that require medical attention (like chest pain). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-side-effects.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 03:30:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-uses.html Cartia XT Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-uses.html" >Cartia XT Uses</a><br />Cartia XT is mainly used for treating high blood pressure and certain types of angina. As this eMedTV page explains, however, doctors may also recommend off-label Cartia XT uses, such as for the treatment of migraines or diabetic nephropathy. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-uses.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 12:40:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-warnings-and-precautions.html Cartia XT Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Cartia XT Warnings and Precautions</a><br />Before taking Cartia XT, tell your doctor if you have arrhythmia, liver disease, or any allergies. This eMedTV page explains what else you should know before taking Cartia XT. Warnings and precautions on who should not take the drug are also listed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt-warnings-and-precautions.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 06:45:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt.html Cartia XT <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt.html" >Cartia XT</a><br />Cartia XT is a calcium channel blocker that is used for treating angina and high blood pressure. This eMedTV segment explains in detail how the drug works, lists the strengths available, and describes potential side effects that may occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cartia-xt/cartia-xt.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 05:04:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/benefits-of-centrum-cardio.html Benefits of Centrum Cardio <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/benefits-of-centrum-cardio.html" >Benefits of Centrum Cardio</a><br />Centrum Cardio may be beneficial for lowering cholesterol, as well as promoting a healthy heart. This eMedTV page takes a detailed look at other possible Centrum Cardio benefits, such as antioxidant effects and maintaining a healthy blood pressure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/benefits-of-centrum-cardio.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 11:23:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-and-breastfeeding.html Centrum Cardio and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-and-breastfeeding.html" >Centrum Cardio and Breastfeeding</a><br />It is not known if Centrum Cardio is safe for women who are breastfeeding. Centrum Cardio, as this eMedTV page explains, may affect certain hormones, which may cause problems. A prenatal vitamin may be a better choice for women who are breastfeeding. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-and-breastfeeding.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 03:40:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-and-pregnancy.html Centrum Cardio and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-and-pregnancy.html" >Centrum Cardio and Pregnancy</a><br />It is generally recommended that pregnant women avoid taking Centrum Cardio. This eMedTV segment contains more information on Centrum Cardio and pregnancy, and describes the problems that may occur if pregnant women use this multivitamin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-and-pregnancy.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 07:59:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-dosage.html Centrum Cardio Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-dosage.html" >Centrum Cardio Dosage</a><br />The standard Centrum Cardio dosage is one tablet taken twice daily with food. This selection from the eMedTV Web site takes an in-depth look at Centrum Cardio dosing guidelines, and offers some tips on when and how to take this supplement. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-dosage.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 23:48:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-drug-interactions.html Centrum Cardio Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-drug-interactions.html" >Centrum Cardio Drug Interactions</a><br />Certain antibiotics, thyroid medications, and bisphosphonates may interact with Centrum Cardio. This eMedTV article explains that these Centrum Cardio drug interactions may decrease the absorption of these medications into the body. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-drug-interactions.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 11:10:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-overdose.html Centrum Cardio Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-overdose.html" >Centrum Cardio Overdose</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that although a Centrum Cardio overdose is not likely to cause life-threatening problems in most cases, it can cause iron poisoning (which can be extremely dangerous). This page also covers possible treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-overdose.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 12:24:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-safety.html Centrum Cardio Safety <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-safety.html" >Centrum Cardio Safety</a><br />Centrum Cardio can mask certain types of anemia and may interact with some medications. This eMedTV Web page describes other Centrum Cardio safety warnings and precautions, and explains who should avoid taking Centrum Cardio vitamins. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-safety.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 01:39:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-side-effects.html Centrum Cardio Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-side-effects.html" >Centrum Cardio Side Effects</a><br />Although most people do not have any problems taking Centrum Cardio, side effects are possible. This eMedTV page lists some of the potential side effects of Centrum Cardio (such as nausea and gas) and explains which side effects require medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio-side-effects.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 22:04:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio.html Centrum Cardio <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio.html" >Centrum Cardio</a><br />Centrum Cardio is a type of multivitamin that contains plant sterols, which may help lower cholesterol. This eMedTV Web article explains how the supplement works, discusses its effectiveness, and lists possible side effects that may occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/centrum-cardio.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 20:37:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/does-centrum-cardio-work.html Does Centrum Cardio Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/does-centrum-cardio-work.html" >Does Centrum Cardio Work?</a><br />Many people wonder, "Does Centrum Cardio work for high cholesterol or offer other benefits?" This eMedTV resource addresses this question and discusses the research that has been done on the effectiveness of Centrum Cardio for these heart benefits. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/centrum-cardio/does-centrum-cardio-work.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 02:33:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/choline-fenofibrate-dosage.html Choline Fenofibrate Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/choline-fenofibrate-dosage.html" >Choline Fenofibrate Dosage</a><br />Choline fenofibrate is a once-daily medication that comes in the form of a delayed-release capsule. This eMedTV selection tells you what you need to know about how to take this medication and why not everyone takes the same dosage. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/choline-fenofibrate-dosage.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:09:22 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/choline-fenofibrate-side-effects.html Choline Fenofibrate Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/choline-fenofibrate-side-effects.html" >Choline Fenofibrate Side Effects</a><br />This eMedTV page outlines potential side effects of choline fenofibrate, including nausea, dizziness, and back pain. This page describes the common and not-so-common reactions to this drug, and explains which ones need immediate medical attention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/choline-fenofibrate-side-effects.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:55:12 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/choline-fenofibrate.html Choline Fenofibrate <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/choline-fenofibrate.html" >Choline Fenofibrate</a><br />If you have unhealthy levels of cholesterol or triglycerides, you may benefit from choline fenofibrate. This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at this product, with information on dosing, side effects, how it works, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/choline-fenofibrate.html Wed, 28 Aug 2013 13:01:22 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/drug-interactions-with-choline-fenofibrate.html Drug Interactions With Choline Fenofibrate <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/drug-interactions-with-choline-fenofibrate.html" >Drug Interactions With Choline Fenofibrate</a><br />Prevalite, Coumadin, and Colcrys are just a few of the drugs known to interact with choline fenofibrate. This eMedTV article offers a more detailed list of products that may react negatively and describes the potentially serious problems that can occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/drug-interactions-with-choline-fenofibrate.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:32:55 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/precautions-and-warnings-with-choline-fenofibrate.html Precautions and Warnings With Choline Fenofibrate <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/precautions-and-warnings-with-choline-fenofibrate.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Choline Fenofibrate</a><br />If you are breastfeeding or have severe kidney disease, you should not take choline fenofibrate. This eMedTV segment describes some of the other warnings and precautions you should be aware of before starting treatment with this medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/precautions-and-warnings-with-choline-fenofibrate.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:48:01 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/what-is-choline-fenofibrate-used-for.html What Is Choline Fenofibrate Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/what-is-choline-fenofibrate-used-for.html" >What Is Choline Fenofibrate Used For?</a><br />Reducing cholesterol is one of the primary uses for choline fenofibrate. This eMedTV segment features more details on what this fibrate drug is used for and also includes information on how it works and who can take it. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/choline-fenofibrate/what-is-choline-fenofibrate-used-for.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:28:50 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/(compli-major-cabg)-video.html (compli major cabg) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/(compli-major-cabg)-video.html" >(compli major cabg)</a><br />Entre las complicaciones mayores se encuentran. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/(compli-major-cabg)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/(compli-middle-cabg)-video.html (compli middle cabg) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/(compli-middle-cabg)-video.html" >(compli middle cabg)</a><br />Pueden presentarse algunas complicaciones serias, pero la posibilidad que esto suceda dependerá mucho de su estado de salud. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/(compli-middle-cabg)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/(compli-minor-cabg)-video.html (compli minor cabg) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/(compli-minor-cabg)-video.html" >(compli minor cabg)</a><br />Entre ellos se encuentran. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/(compli-minor-cabg)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/(complications-end-clip)-video.html (Complications end clip) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/(complications-end-clip)-video.html" >(Complications end clip)</a><br />Puede que su médico haya tenido pocos pacientes con este tipo de complicaciones, pero es importante que usted las conozca y entienda para que esté totalmente informado antes del procedimiento. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/(complications-end-clip)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/antes-de-su-cirugía-de-corazón-video.html Antes de su Cirugía de Corazón <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/antes-de-su-cirugía-de-corazón-video.html" >Antes de su Cirugía de Corazón</a><br />Hablemos ahora de lo que sucederá antes del procedimiento. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/antes-de-su-cirugía-de-corazón-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/arterias-bloqueadas-(cabg)-video.html Arterias Bloqueadas (cabg) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/arterias-bloqueadas-(cabg)-video.html" >Arterias Bloqueadas (cabg)</a><br />Ahora que ha visto cómo funciona un corazón sano, veamos lo que sucede cuando las arterias coronarias se estrechan o bloquean. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/arterias-bloqueadas-(cabg)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----anestesia-general-video.html CABG -- Anestesia General <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----anestesia-general-video.html" >CABG -- Anestesia General</a><br />La anestesia se emplea para eliminar el dolor que se siente durante un procedimiento. Para este procedimiento en particular, se puede usar anestesia general. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----anestesia-general-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----cicatrización-video.html CABG -- Cicatrización <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----cicatrización-video.html" >CABG -- Cicatrización</a><br />Le va a quedar una cicatriz después de este procedimiento. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----cicatrización-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----el-comienzo-video.html CABG -- El Comienzo <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----el-comienzo-video.html" >CABG -- El Comienzo</a><br />Hablemos ahora de lo que sucederá el día del procedimiento. A la hora programada, se le llevara a una sala preoperatoria, o directamente a la sala de cirugía. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----el-comienzo-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----fracaso-del-injerto-video.html CABG -- Fracaso del Injerto <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----fracaso-del-injerto-video.html" >CABG -- Fracaso del Injerto</a><br />Como dijimos antes, es importante saber que los injertos de desviación pueden cerrarse con el paso del tiempo. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----fracaso-del-injerto-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----infecciones-video.html CABG -- Infecciones <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----infecciones-video.html" >CABG -- Infecciones</a><br />A pesar de las técnicas de esterilidad que se utilizan en la actualidad para todas las cirugías, siempre existe el riesgo de contraer infecciones después de este procedimiento. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----infecciones-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----instrumentos-especiales-video.html CABG -- Instrumentos Especiales <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----instrumentos-especiales-video.html" >CABG -- Instrumentos Especiales</a><br />Todo tipo de procedimiento requiere de instrumentos especiales. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----instrumentos-especiales-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----lesiones-de-arterias-u-órganos-(cabg)-video.html CABG -- Lesiones de Arterias u Órganos (cabg) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----lesiones-de-arterias-u-órganos-(cabg)-video.html" >CABG -- Lesiones de Arterias u Órganos (cabg)</a><br />Otra complicación que puede tener este procedimiento es la lesión de una arteria coronaria, en cuyo caso se hace necesaria una segunda cirugía para colocar una derivación en la arteria coronaria afectada. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----lesiones-de-arterias-u-órganos-(cabg)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----problemas-pulmonares-video.html CABG -- Problemas Pulmonares <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----problemas-pulmonares-video.html" >CABG -- Problemas Pulmonares</a><br />Una de las posibles complicaciones de este procedimiento son las condiciones pulmonares como neumonía, acumulación de líquidos, presencia de aire fuera de los pulmones, sangrado y falla pulmonar. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----problemas-pulmonares-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----problemas-renales-video.html CABG -- Problemas Renales <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----problemas-renales-video.html" >CABG -- Problemas Renales</a><br />Cerca de 7 de cada 100 pacientes pueden presentar alteraciones moderadas o severas en la función de los riñones, y hasta 20 de cada 100 puede empezar a tener problemas leves. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----problemas-renales-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----riesgos-asociados-con-los-medicamentos-video.html CABG -- Riesgos Asociados con los Medicamentos <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----riesgos-asociados-con-los-medicamentos-video.html" >CABG -- Riesgos Asociados con los Medicamentos</a><br />La mayoría de los medicamentos son seguros si se usan correctamente. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----riesgos-asociados-con-los-medicamentos-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----riesgos-por-ser-diabético-video.html CABG -- Riesgos por Ser Diabético <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----riesgos-por-ser-diabético-video.html" >CABG -- Riesgos por Ser Diabético</a><br />Siendo diabético, usted tiene un riesgo más alto de sufrir complicaciones. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----riesgos-por-ser-diabético-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----salida-del-hospital-(diabetic)-video.html CABG -- Salida del Hospital (diabetic) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----salida-del-hospital-(diabetic)-video.html" >CABG -- Salida del Hospital (diabetic)</a><br />Siendo diabético, es probable que usted conozca muy bien las señales y síntomas que acompañan los niveles anormales de azúcar en la sangre. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----salida-del-hospital-(diabetic)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----salida-del-hospital-video.html CABG -- Salida del Hospital <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----salida-del-hospital-video.html" >CABG -- Salida del Hospital</a><br />Al salir del hospital recibirá instrucciones detalladas acerca del cuidado de la herida, la dieta y la rehabilitación que debe seguir, al igual que instrucciones relacionadas con el nivel de actividad que puede tener, medicamentos, conducción de vehículos, y cualquier otra restricción que sea necesaria. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----salida-del-hospital-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----sangrado-y-transfusiones-video.html CABG -- Sangrado y Transfusiones <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----sangrado-y-transfusiones-video.html" >CABG -- Sangrado y Transfusiones</a><br />El sangrado es normal durante este procedimiento e incluso después del mismo. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----sangrado-y-transfusiones-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----su-estadía-en-el-hospital-video.html CABG -- Su Estadía en el Hospital <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----su-estadía-en-el-hospital-video.html" >CABG -- Su Estadía en el Hospital</a><br />Basándose en los resultados de sus pruebas diarias, el examen físico y en cómo se sienta usted, su médico determinará el momento en que se le transferirá de la unidad de cuidados intensivos a otra habitación especial en el hospital. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----su-estadía-en-el-hospital-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----traslado-a-la-sala-de-cirugía-video.html CABG -- Traslado a la Sala de Cirugía <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----traslado-a-la-sala-de-cirugía-video.html" >CABG -- Traslado a la Sala de Cirugía</a><br />La temperatura de la sala de cirugía estará un poco fría (de unos 60 a 65 grados), pero se le suministrarán cobijas para mantenerlo abrigado. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----traslado-a-la-sala-de-cirugía-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----traslado-a-la-unidad-de-cuidados-intensivos-video.html CABG -- Traslado a la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----traslado-a-la-unidad-de-cuidados-intensivos-video.html" >CABG -- Traslado a la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos</a><br />Al terminar la cirugía, se le trasladará directamente a la unidad de cuidados intensivos en la que habrá otros pacientes. Allí, los proveedores de atención médica observarán atentamente su estado. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----traslado-a-la-unidad-de-cuidados-intensivos-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----¿qué-le-puede-pasar-si-no-se-somete-al-procedimiento-video.html CABG -- ¿Qué le Puede Pasar Si No Se Somete al Procedimiento? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----¿qué-le-puede-pasar-si-no-se-somete-al-procedimiento-video.html" >CABG -- ¿Qué le Puede Pasar Si No Se Somete al Procedimiento?</a><br />La decisión de tener o no tener esta cirugía es suya, aun cuando su médico se lo aconseje, pero es importante entender las consecuencias posibles de posponerla o rehusarse a ella. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----¿qué-le-puede-pasar-si-no-se-somete-al-procedimiento-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----¿qué-otras-alternativas-tiene-usted-video.html CABG -- ¿Qué Otras Alternativas Tiene Usted? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----¿qué-otras-alternativas-tiene-usted-video.html" >CABG -- ¿Qué Otras Alternativas Tiene Usted?</a><br />Existen alternativas de tratamiento diferentes al injerto de desviación de la arteria coronaria, entre las que se encuentran algunos medicamentos con recetados y el cateterismo cardíaco. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----¿qué-otras-alternativas-tiene-usted-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----¿qué-resultados-puede-esperar-usted-video.html CABG -- ¿Qué Resultados Puede Esperar Usted? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----¿qué-resultados-puede-esperar-usted-video.html" >CABG -- ¿Qué Resultados Puede Esperar Usted?</a><br />El éxito del injerto de desviación de la arteria coronaria dependerá de sus condiciones específicas, especialmente de su estado de salud general y de la gravedad de su enfermedad. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cabg----¿qué-resultados-puede-esperar-usted-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cómo-funciona-un-corazón-sano-(cabg)-video.html Cómo Funciona un Corazón Sano (CABG) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cómo-funciona-un-corazón-sano-(cabg)-video.html" >Cómo Funciona un Corazón Sano (CABG)</a><br />Antes de referirnos al procedimiento al cual se va a someter, es importante que usted sepa cómo funciona un corazón sano. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/cómo-funciona-un-corazón-sano-(cabg)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/injerto-de-derivación-de-la-arteria-coronaria-video.html Injerto de Derivación de la Arteria Coronaria <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/injerto-de-derivación-de-la-arteria-coronaria-video.html" >Injerto de Derivación de la Arteria Coronaria</a><br />La finalidad de una cirugía para injerto de derivación de la arteria coronaria es aumentar el suministro de sangre que llega al músculo cardíaco y por consiguiente contribuir a que el corazón bombee sangre con más eficacia al resto de su cuerpo. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/injerto-de-derivación-de-la-arteria-coronaria-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/¿por-qué-el-médico-me-aconseja-tener-video.html ¿Por Qué el Médico Me Aconseja Tener? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/¿por-qué-el-médico-me-aconseja-tener-video.html" >¿Por Qué el Médico Me Aconseja Tener?</a><br />Su médico le ha recomendado un procedimiento llamado injerto de derivación de la arteria coronaria, o cirugía de derivación coronaria, luego de estudiar su historia clínica previa, sus síntomas actuales, el examen físico y otras pruebas especiales. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/¿por-qué-el-médico-me-aconseja-tener-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/¿qué-riesgo-hay-es-el-injerto-de-derivación-de-la-arteria-coronaria-video.html ¿Qué Riesgo Hay Es el Injerto de Derivación de la Arteria Coronaria? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/¿qué-riesgo-hay-es-el-injerto-de-derivación-de-la-arteria-coronaria-video.html" >¿Qué Riesgo Hay Es el Injerto de Derivación de la Arteria Coronaria?</a><br />Ningún procedimiento está exento de riesgos. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/¿qué-riesgo-hay-es-el-injerto-de-derivación-de-la-arteria-coronaria-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/¿qué-sucede-durante-esto-procedimiento-video.html ¿Qué Sucede Durante Esto Procedimiento? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/¿qué-sucede-durante-esto-procedimiento-video.html" >¿Qué Sucede Durante Esto Procedimiento?</a><br />Hablemos ahora del procedimiento. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/cirugía-de-derivación-cardíaca-video/¿qué-sucede-durante-esto-procedimiento-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidagrel.html Clopidagrel <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidagrel.html" >Clopidagrel</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, clopidogrel is a drug used to prevent blood clots in people who have been hospitalized due to a heart attack or other problems. This page also lists possible side effects. Clopidagrel is a common misspelling of clopidogrel. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidagrel.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 00:22:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidogrel-dosing.html Clopidogrel Dosing <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidogrel-dosing.html" >Clopidogrel Dosing</a><br />The standard clopidogrel dosage is one 75 mg tablet taken once a day. This portion of the eMedTV library discusses other considerations to be aware of involving taking clopidogrel, such as taking the medication at the same time each day. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidogrel-dosing.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 14:55:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidogrel.html Clopidogrel <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidogrel.html" >Clopidogrel</a><br />Clopidogrel, marketed under the name Plavix, is a drug used to help keep harmful blood clots from forming. This eMedTV Web page explains how clopidogrel works and looks at dosage guidelines for the medicine, as well as side effects it may cause. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidogrel.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 12:24:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidogril.html Clopidogril <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidogril.html" >Clopidogril</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, clopidogrel is a type of medication used to prevent blood clots. This page provides a brief overview of clopidogrel, and also offers a link to more detailed information. Clopidogril is a common misspelling of clopidogrel. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidogril.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 12:30:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidrogel.html Clopidrogel <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidrogel.html" >Clopidrogel</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that clopidogrel is a drug used to prevent blood clots after a heart attack. This page offers an overview of clopidogrel, including some dosing tips and general precautions. Clopidrogel is a common misspelling of clopidogrel. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/clopidrogel.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 00:19:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/drug-interactions-with-clopidogrel.html Drug Interactions With Clopidogrel <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/drug-interactions-with-clopidogrel.html" >Drug Interactions With Clopidogrel</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, some drug interactions with clopidogrel (such as those that may occur with NSAIDs) may increase the risk of serious bleeding. This article discusses some of the possible interactions that may occur with clopidogrel. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/drug-interactions-with-clopidogrel.html Thu, 3 Apr 2014 14:22:48 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/precautions-and-warnings-for-clopidogrel.html Precautions and Warnings for Clopidogrel <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/precautions-and-warnings-for-clopidogrel.html" >Precautions and Warnings for Clopidogrel</a><br />There are precautions and warnings to be aware of when taking clopidogrel. As this eMedTV Web page explains, precautions and warnings for clopidogrel users include being aware of an increased risk for getting thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/precautions-and-warnings-for-clopidogrel.html Fri, 15 Nov 2013 14:28:32 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/side-effects-of-clopidogrel.html Side Effects of Clopidogrel <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/side-effects-of-clopidogrel.html" >Side Effects of Clopidogrel</a><br />Common side effects of clopidogrel may include major bleeding, headaches, flu-like symptoms, and pain. This eMedTV resource provides a list of some of the common side effects associated with clopidogrel; less common side effects are also discussed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/side-effects-of-clopidogrel.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 15:11:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/what-is-clopidogrel-used-for.html What Is Clopidogrel Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/what-is-clopidogrel-used-for.html" >What Is Clopidogrel Used For?</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, clopidogrel is used to help prevent harmful blood clots from forming in people who have had recent heart attacks or strokes, as well as those with other conditions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/clopidogrel/what-is-clopidogrel-used-for.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 20:07:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/benefits-of-coq10.html Benefits of CoQ10 <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/benefits-of-coq10.html" >Benefits of CoQ10</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, CoQ10 may be beneficial for people with certain health problems, such as Parkinson's disease, specific heart problems, and male infertility. This page discusses the research that has been done on these CoQ10 benefits. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/benefits-of-coq10.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 19:36:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/co-q10.html Co Q10 <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/co-q10.html" >Co Q10</a><br />CoQ10 supplements may be useful in treating certain health conditions. This eMedTV page offers a brief description of this substance, including information on what to tell your doctor and possible side effects. Co Q10 is a common variation of CoQ10. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/co-q10.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 07:55:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-and-breastfeeding.html CoQ10 and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-and-breastfeeding.html" >CoQ10 and Breastfeeding</a><br />CoQ10 (coenzyme Q10) may not be safe for women to take while breastfeeding. This eMedTV page offers information on the potential risks of taking CoQ10 and breastfeeding at the same time, and explains when CoQ10 may be okay for a breastfeeding woman. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-and-breastfeeding.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 21:24:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-and-pregnancy.html CoQ10 and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-and-pregnancy.html" >CoQ10 and Pregnancy</a><br />Most women should not use CoQ10 (coenzyme Q10) during pregnancy, unless a doctor specifically recommends it. This eMedTV page covers what to do if you are taking CoQ10 and pregnancy occurs, and explains when a doctor may advise using this supplement. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-and-pregnancy.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:36:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-dosage.html CoQ10 Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-dosage.html" >CoQ10 Dosage</a><br />Since the supplement is still being researched, there are currently no established CoQ10 dosing guidelines. This eMedTV segment describes the factors that may affect a person's dosage, such as how well the supplement is absorbed into the blood. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-dosage.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 00:19:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-drug-interactions.html CoQ10 Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-drug-interactions.html" >CoQ10 Drug Interactions</a><br />When certain medications are taken with CoQ10, drug interactions can occur. This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at these medications that can negatively interact with CoQ10 and describes the complications these interactions may cause. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-drug-interactions.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 13:17:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-overdose.html CoQ10 Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-overdose.html" >CoQ10 Overdose</a><br />As this selection from the eMedTV Web site explains, a CoQ10 (coenzyme Q10) overdose may result in vomiting, diarrhea, or low blood pressure. This page also covers the factors that may affect a CoQ10 overdose and describes possible treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-overdose.html Tue, 25 Jun 2013 20:04:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-side-effects.html CoQ10 Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-side-effects.html" >CoQ10 Side Effects</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that nausea, diarrhea, and heartburn are among the possible side effects of CoQ10. This article also points out that the more serious side effects (such as fainting or allergic reactions) should be reported to your doctor. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10-side-effects.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 20:00:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10.html CoQ10 <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10.html" >CoQ10</a><br />CoQ10 supplements may be beneficial for treating a variety of health conditions. This eMedTV Web page provides a complete overview of CoQ10, including information on how it works, possible side effects, and some general precautions to be aware of. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/coq10.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 07:55:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/does-coq10-work.html Does CoQ10 Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/does-coq10-work.html" >Does CoQ10 Work?</a><br />If you are thinking about using CoQ10 (coenzyme Q10), you may be wondering, "Does CoQ10 work?" This eMedTV page further explores this question, taking an in-depth look at the effectiveness of CoQ10 for various uses, such as heart health and aging. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/does-coq10-work.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 16:22:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/is-coq10-safe.html Is CoQ10 Safe? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/is-coq10-safe.html" >Is CoQ10 Safe?</a><br />This eMedTV page addresses the question, "Is CoQ10 safe?" It explains what to tell your healthcare provider prior to using CoQ10 in order to avoid possible problems and describes other CoQ10 safety concerns to be aware of before using the product. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coq10/is-coq10-safe.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 08:39:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-and-breastfeeding.html Coreg CR and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-and-breastfeeding.html" >Coreg CR and Breastfeeding</a><br />The manufacturer of Coreg CR (carvedilol CR) warns against using this drug while breastfeeding. This eMedTV resource provides more information about breastfeeding and Coreg CR, and explains whether this medicine passes through breast milk. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-and-breastfeeding.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 19:23:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-and-pregnancy.html Coreg CR and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-and-pregnancy.html" >Coreg CR and Pregnancy</a><br />The full risks of using Coreg CR (carvedilol CR) during pregnancy are not currently known. This eMedTV Web page offers more information on pregnancy and Coreg CR, and describes the problems that occurred when the drug was used in animal studies. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-and-pregnancy.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 19:27:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-dosage.html Coreg CR Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-dosage.html" >Coreg CR Dosage</a><br />The recommended starting dosage of Coreg CR for people with high blood pressure is 20 mg once daily. This eMedTV resource also provides dosing guidelines for people with congestive heart failure or who have just had a heart attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-dosage.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 10:40:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-drug-interactions.html Coreg CR Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-drug-interactions.html" >Coreg CR Drug Interactions</a><br />Alpha blockers, digoxin, and cyclosporine may cause drug interactions with Coreg CR. This eMedTV article provides a more detailed list of medicines that may cause drug interactions and describes the potential risks of these interactions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-drug-interactions.html Fri, 16 Aug 2013 13:59:48 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-overdose.html Coreg CR Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-overdose.html" >Coreg CR Overdose</a><br />Wheezing, seizures, and vomiting are symptoms that may occur with an overdose of Coreg CR (carvedilol CR). This eMedTV segment lists other possible overdose symptoms and describes the various treatment options that are available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-overdose.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 21:11:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-side-effects.html Coreg CR Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-side-effects.html" >Coreg CR Side Effects</a><br />Common side effects of Coreg CR seen in people with heart failure include fatigue, diarrhea, and nausea. This eMedTV page also lists side effects seen in people using this drug for high blood pressure and explains which problems require medical attention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-side-effects.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 02:29:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-uses.html Coreg CR Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-uses.html" >Coreg CR Uses</a><br />Coreg CR is a medication that is used for treating heart failure and high blood pressure. This article from the eMedTV site covers other approved uses of Coreg CR, discusses its use in children, and explains how it can be used for "off-label" purposes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-uses.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 06:55:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-warnings-and-precautions.html Coreg CR Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Coreg CR Warnings and Precautions</a><br />Talk to your doctor before taking Coreg CR if you have asthma. This eMedTV page lists other precautions and warnings for Coreg CR. Because this drug may not be the best choice for everyone, this article also includes information on who should not take it. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr-warnings-and-precautions.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 01:56:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr.html Coreg CR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr.html" >Coreg CR</a><br />Coreg CR is a medication commonly used to treat conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV Web page covers specific uses of the drug, describes how it works, and lists some of the possible side effects of the medicine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/coreg-cr.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 16:09:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/generic-coreg-cr.html Generic Coreg CR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/generic-coreg-cr.html" >Generic Coreg CR</a><br />Coreg CR (carvedilol CR) is not available in generic form. This article found on the eMedTV Web site explains when generic Coreg CR products may become available and discusses the difference between a generic medication and its "generic name." http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coreg-cr/generic-coreg-cr.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 18:53:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coronary-artery-disease/coranary-artery-disease.html Coranary Artery Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coronary-artery-disease/coranary-artery-disease.html" >Coranary Artery Disease</a><br />Coronary artery disease is characterized by narrowing and hardening of the arteries. As this eMedTV article explains, this is the leading cause of death among Americans. Coranary artery disease is a common misspelling of coronary artery disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coronary-artery-disease/coranary-artery-disease.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 21:14:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coronary-artery-disease/cornary-artery-disease.html Cornary Artery Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coronary-artery-disease/cornary-artery-disease.html" >Cornary Artery Disease</a><br />Coronary artery disease, the number-one killer of both men and women in America, is largely preventable. This eMedTV page lists some specific tips on preventing the condition. Cornary artery disease is a common misspelling of coronary artery disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coronary-artery-disease/cornary-artery-disease.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 06:11:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coronary-artery-disease/coronary-artery-disease.html Coronary Artery Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coronary-artery-disease/coronary-artery-disease.html" >Coronary Artery Disease</a><br />Coronary artery disease is the most common type of heart disease. This section of the eMedTV library provides an overview of this form of heart disease, including information about risk factors, symptoms, treatment options, and prevention strategies. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coronary-artery-disease/coronary-artery-disease.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 11:44:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/comodin.html Comodin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/comodin.html" >Comodin</a><br />The anticoagulant Coumadin is commonly used to prevent or treat blood clots. This page on the eMedTV site describes the effects of the medication and explains how it works to inhibit blood clotting. Comodin is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/comodin.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 03:40:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumaden.html Coumaden <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumaden.html" >Coumaden</a><br />Coumadin is an anticoagulant drug used for treating and preventing blood clots. This eMedTV article explains how treatment works and offers general warnings and precautions for the medicine. Coumaden is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumaden.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 09:19:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-5-mg-tablets.html Coumadin 5 mg Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-5-mg-tablets.html" >Coumadin 5 mg Tablets</a><br />There are many strengths available for Coumadin tablets; 5 mg is one of the nine available strengths. This eMedTV resource lists the other available strengths of Coumadin and provides information on how dosing works for this anticoagulant medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-5-mg-tablets.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 03:30:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-and-alcohol.html Coumadin and Alcohol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-and-alcohol.html" >Coumadin and Alcohol</a><br />Coumadin interacts with many different foods and beverages. As this eMedTV page explains, there is a known interaction between Coumadin and alcohol. This article explains how excessive alcohol use can affect this drug's effectiveness. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-and-alcohol.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 15:11:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-and-breastfeeding.html Coumadin and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-and-breastfeeding.html" >Coumadin and Breastfeeding</a><br />Coumadin is generally considered compatible with breastfeeding. This section of the eMedTV Web site provides more information about Coumadin and breastfeeding, and explains what nursing mothers should be aware of before using this drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-and-breastfeeding.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 07:59:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-and-ibuprofen.html Coumadin and Ibuprofen <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-and-ibuprofen.html" >Coumadin and Ibuprofen</a><br />Ibuprofen is almost always listed among the medications that interact with Coumadin. As this eMedTV article explains, combining Coumadin and ibuprofen can increase the risk of bleeding and increase INR (a test used to monitor Coumadin). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-and-ibuprofen.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 10:06:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-and-pregnancy.html Coumadin and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-and-pregnancy.html" >Coumadin and Pregnancy</a><br />Coumadin should not be taken during pregnancy, as several different problems could occur. As this eMedTV resource explains, studies on Coumadin and pregnancy show that the drug can cause miscarriages, mental retardation, and birth defects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-and-pregnancy.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 04:24:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-blood-thinner.html Coumadin Blood Thinner <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-blood-thinner.html" >Coumadin Blood Thinner</a><br />Although often called a blood thinner, Coumadin does not actually thin the blood. This article from the eMedTV archives explains what Coumadin is used for, describes how it works, and offers general warnings and precautions for this medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-blood-thinner.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 13:54:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-diet.html Coumadin Diet <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-diet.html" >Coumadin Diet</a><br />Coumadin is known to interact with many different foods and beverages. This page from the eMedTV archives describes the various components of a Coumadin diet and explains whether there are certain foods to avoid during the treatment process. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-diet.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 15:35:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-dosage.html Coumadin Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-dosage.html" >Coumadin Dosage</a><br />There is no standard dosage for Coumadin that will work for everyone. Therefore, as this eMedTV article explains, dosing must be individualized for each person; many factors affect amount prescribed, including changes in diet and drug interactions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-dosage.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 00:39:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-drug-interactions.html Coumadin Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-drug-interactions.html" >Coumadin Drug Interactions</a><br />Many different drugs in several different categories can interact with Coumadin. Drug interactions, as this eMedTV page explains, can lead to life-threatening consequences, such as increasing your risk of strokes, blood clots, and internal bleeding. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-drug-interactions.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 23:58:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-foods.html Coumadin Foods <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-foods.html" >Coumadin Foods</a><br />Many foods interact with Coumadin; foods that are high in vitamin K could cause problems. This page on the eMedTV Web site discusses the interaction between Coumadin and vitamin K, and explores the potential dangers of these food interactions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-foods.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 18:09:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-information.html Coumadin Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-information.html" >Coumadin Information</a><br />Coumadin is an anticoagulant drug approved for treating and preventing blood clots. This page from the eMedTV library offers more Coumadin information, including important warnings and precautions that you should be aware of before starting treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-information.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:19:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-oral.html Coumadin Oral <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-oral.html" >Coumadin Oral</a><br />Coumadin is a medication licensed to treat and prevent blood clots. As this eMedTV segment explains, there are two forms of Coumadin: oral tablets and injection (although this form is rarely used). This article describes the drug in more detail. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-oral.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 01:16:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-overdose.html Coumadin Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-overdose.html" >Coumadin Overdose</a><br />Unlike with many other medications, even a slight overdose of Coumadin can be extremely dangerous. This eMedTV segment discusses the most important effect of taking too much Coumadin and explores the different ways that an overdose can occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-overdose.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 18:13:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-side-affects.html Coumadin Side Affects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-side-affects.html" >Coumadin Side Affects</a><br />Potential Coumadin side effects include fatigue, diarrhea, or dizziness. This eMedTV page lists other possible side effects, including serious ones that require medical attention. Coumadin side affects is a common misspelling of Coumadin side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-side-affects.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 13:44:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-side-effects.html Coumadin Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-side-effects.html" >Coumadin Side Effects</a><br />Vomiting, bloating, and fatigue are some of the bothersome but usually not serious side effects of Coumadin. This eMedTV Web page also lists potentially life-threatening Coumadin side effects that should be reported immediately to your doctor. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-side-effects.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 22:35:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-tablets.html Coumadin Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-tablets.html" >Coumadin Tablets</a><br />Coumadin is a prescription drug used to treat and prevent blood clots. As this eMedTV page explains, it comes in tablet form and is available in various strengths. This article offers important information on when and how to take Coumadin tablets. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-tablets.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 05:34:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-therapy.html Coumadin Therapy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-therapy.html" >Coumadin Therapy</a><br />While Coumadin can be a life-saving drug, it can also cause life-threatening side effects. As this eMedTV article explains, in order to minimize these risks during Coumadin therapy, your doctor will monitor you on a regular basis using blood tests. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-therapy.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 12:57:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-toxicity.html Coumadin Toxicity <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-toxicity.html" >Coumadin Toxicity</a><br />While Coumadin can be a life-saving medication, it can cause significant toxicity. This page from the eMedTV Web site lists some of the signs of Coumadin toxicity, explores the potential dangers of these problems, and explains how they can be treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-toxicity.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 14:31:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-uses.html Coumadin Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-uses.html" >Coumadin Uses</a><br />Coumadin is used for the prevention and treatment of blood clots due to various causes. This eMedTV resource discusses these uses in more detail, lists off-label uses for the drug, and covers the advantages and disadvantages of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-uses.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 05:37:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-versus-warfarin.html Coumadin Versus Warfarin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-versus-warfarin.html" >Coumadin Versus Warfarin</a><br />Many people want to know the difference between Coumadin versus warfarin. As this eMedTV page explains, there is no difference. Warfarin and Coumadin are different names for the same medication (warfarin is simply the generic name for Coumadin). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-versus-warfarin.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 12:37:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-warnings-and-precautions.html Coumadin Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Coumadin Warnings and Precautions</a><br />Taking too little Coumadin can increase the risk of blood clots and strokes. This eMedTV article covers other side effects or problems that may occur with Coumadin. Precautions and warnings on who should not use the drug are also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin-warnings-and-precautions.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 11:10:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin.html Coumadin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin.html" >Coumadin</a><br />Coumadin is an anticoagulant drug often prescribed to treat or prevent blood clots. This article on the eMedTV site describes the effects of this medication, explains how it works, and lists the various forms and strengths that it comes in. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadin.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 13:41:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadine.html Coumadine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadine.html" >Coumadine</a><br />Coumadin is a prescription drug licensed to prevent or treat blood clots. This eMedTV page describes how the drug works and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before starting treatment. Coumadine is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadine.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:32:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadon.html Coumadon <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadon.html" >Coumadon</a><br />Coumadin is a prescription medicine licensed to treat various types of blood clots. This eMedTV Web page covers these uses in more detail and describes the effects of this anticoagulant drug. Coumadon is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumadon.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 19:23:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumdin.html Coumdin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumdin.html" >Coumdin</a><br />Coumadin is a prescription anticoagulant drug used to prevent and treat blood clots. This eMedTV segment describes this medication in more detail and offers information on how it works. Coumdin is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumdin.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 02:26:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumeden.html Coumeden <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumeden.html" >Coumeden</a><br />Many doctors will prescribe Coumadin to treat or prevent blood clots. This eMedTV article offers important warnings and precautions for Coumadin and explains what you should expect while taking this drug. Coumeden is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumeden.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:47:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumedin.html Coumedin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumedin.html" >Coumedin</a><br />Coumadin is a prescription medication used to treat and prevent blood clots. This eMedTV page describes how this drug works and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before starting treatment. Coumedin is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumedin.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 13:54:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumiden.html Coumiden <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumiden.html" >Coumiden</a><br />Coumadin is a medicine commonly used for preventing or treating blood clots. This article on the eMedTV Web site offers some general information on what to expect while taking this anticoagulant drug. Coumiden is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumiden.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:47:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumidin.html Coumidin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumidin.html" >Coumidin</a><br />Coumadin is a prescription medicine approved to prevent and treat blood clots. This eMedTV article explains how this medication works and offers general warnings and precautions for this anticoagulant. Coumidin is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/coumidin.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 13:54:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/cumaden.html Cumaden <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/cumaden.html" >Cumaden</a><br />Coumadin is a prescription medicine that can be used to treat and prevent blood clots. This eMedTV Web page explains how the medication works and describes the problems that may occur during treatment. Cumaden is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/cumaden.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 08:36:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/cumidin.html Cumidin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/cumidin.html" >Cumidin</a><br />Coumadin is a medicine often prescribed to treat and prevent blood clots. This segment of the eMedTV library describes how this anticoagulant drug works and explains general dosing guidelines. Cumidin is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/cumidin.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 03:50:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/food-to-avoid-while-on-coumadin.html Food to Avoid While on Coumadin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/food-to-avoid-while-on-coumadin.html" >Food to Avoid While on Coumadin</a><br />Many foods and beverages interact with Coumadin. As this eMedTV resource explains, while there is no specific food to avoid while on Coumadin, there are general dietary guidelines that you should follow to help ensure a safe treatment process. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/food-to-avoid-while-on-coumadin.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 17:05:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/foods-that-interact-with-coumadin.html Foods That Interact With Coumadin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/foods-that-interact-with-coumadin.html" >Foods That Interact With Coumadin</a><br />There are many different foods that interact with Coumadin. As this eMedTV article explains, this is one of the main downsides of this medication. While there is no specific Coumadin diet, there are general dietary guidelines that should be followed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/foods-that-interact-with-coumadin.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 18:00:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/generic-coumadin.html Generic Coumadin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/generic-coumadin.html" >Generic Coumadin</a><br />Most generic Coumadin products are sold under the name warfarin sodium. This eMedTV page describes these generic versions in more detail and discusses some of the safety concerns when switching between different warfarin products. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/generic-coumadin.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 13:14:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/koumadin.html Koumadin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/koumadin.html" >Koumadin</a><br />Coumadin is an anticoagulant often prescribed to treat or prevent blood clotting. This part of the eMedTV library describes how the medication works and explains how often it is typically taken. Koumadin is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/koumadin.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 18:53:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/kumadin.html Kumadin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/kumadin.html" >Kumadin</a><br />Coumadin is a "blood thinner" medication commonly used for preventing and treating blood clots. This eMedTV segment describes how this drug works and lists a few side effects to be aware of during treatment. Kumadin is a common misspelling of Coumadin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/kumadin.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 10:30:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/vitamin-k-and-coumadin.html Vitamin K and Coumadin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/vitamin-k-and-coumadin.html" >Vitamin K and Coumadin</a><br />Certain foods may interact with Coumadin. As this eMedTV article explains, there is a known correlation between vitamin K and Coumadin. Consuming too much of this vitamin decrease the effectiveness of Coumadin by increasing the risk of blood clots. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/coumadin/vitamin-k-and-coumadin.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 13:44:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/covera-hs/covera-hs.html Covera-HS <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/covera-hs/covera-hs.html" >Covera-HS</a><br />A healthcare provider may prescribe Covera-HS to treat high blood pressure or chest pain. This part of the eMedTV archives explains how Covera-HS works to relax the blood vessels, lists potential side effects, and describes some general precautions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/covera-hs/covera-hs.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 04:54:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/crp-test/crp-test-for-heart-disease.html CRP Test for Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/crp-test/crp-test-for-heart-disease.html" >CRP Test for Heart Disease</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, a CRP (C-reactive protein) test is a simple blood test that is used to show the presence of inflammation in the body. This segment talks about the possible use of a CRP test for heart disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/crp-test/crp-test-for-heart-disease.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 04:27:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/dabigatran-dosage.html Dabigatran Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/dabigatran-dosage.html" >Dabigatran Dosage</a><br />The recommended dabigatran dosage for people with normal kidney function is 150 mg twice daily. This eMedTV article further describes how an appropriate dosage is determined and highlights several important tips on how to take this drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/dabigatran-dosage.html Thu, 3 Apr 2014 13:56:43 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/dabigatran-fda-approval.html Dabigatran FDA Approval <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/dabigatran-fda-approval.html" >Dabigatran FDA Approval</a><br />Dabigatran is specifically designed to prevent strokes and blood clots in people with atrial fibrillation. This eMedTV page further discusses dabigatran, including details on its recent approval by the FDA and how it helps prevent strokes and blood clots. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/dabigatran-fda-approval.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 04:17:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/dabigatran-therapy.html Dabigatran Therapy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/dabigatran-therapy.html" >Dabigatran Therapy</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, dabigatran therapy can help prevent strokes and blood clots in people with atrial fibrillation. This article also covers some important information to be aware of before beginning treatment and links to more details. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/dabigatran-therapy.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:40:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/dabigatran.html Dabigatran <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/dabigatran.html" >Dabigatran</a><br />Dabigatran is a "blood thinner" used to prevent blood clots and strokes in those with atrial fibrillation. This eMedTV article offers an in-depth look at this prescription drug, including details on possible side effects, how it works, and dosing tips. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/dabigatran.html Thu, 3 Apr 2014 13:55:32 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/drug-interactions-with-dabigatran.html Drug Interactions With Dabigatran <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/drug-interactions-with-dabigatran.html" >Drug Interactions With Dabigatran</a><br />This eMedTV Web resource takes an in-depth look at products that may cause drug interactions with dabigatran, such as certain herbal supplements and blood thinners. This page lists other substances that can cause potentially serious complications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/drug-interactions-with-dabigatran.html Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:15:15 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/precautions-and-warnings-with-dabigatran.html Precautions and Warnings With Dabigatran <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/precautions-and-warnings-with-dabigatran.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Dabigatran</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, do not take dabigatran if you have active bleeding, such as a stomach ulcer. Other safety precautions and warnings for dabigatran are described in this article, including what to tell your doctor before beginning treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/precautions-and-warnings-with-dabigatran.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 03:47:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/side-effects-of-dabigatran.html Side Effects of Dabigatran <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/side-effects-of-dabigatran.html" >Side Effects of Dabigatran</a><br />Because dabigatran affects the blood's ability to clot, this drug can increase your risk of bleeding. This eMedTV Web segment outlines other possible dabigatran side effects, including potentially serious problems that require immediate medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/side-effects-of-dabigatran.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 19:17:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/what-is-dabigatran-used-for.html What Is Dabigatran Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/what-is-dabigatran-used-for.html" >What Is Dabigatran Used For?</a><br />Dabigatran is prescribed to prevent blood clots and strokes in adults with atrial fibrillation. This eMedTV page further discusses the uses of dabigatran, including "off-label" uses. A description of how this drug compares to warfarin is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dabigatran/what-is-dabigatran-used-for.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 16:22:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/benefits-of-dha.html Benefits of DHA <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/benefits-of-dha.html" >Benefits of DHA</a><br />DHA is beneficial for helping with fetal and infant brain and eye development. As this eMedTV article explains, there are many other benefits of DHA. For example, DHA supplements may also help lower triglycerides and increase "good" cholesterol. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/benefits-of-dha.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 10:46:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-and-breastfeeding.html DHA and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-and-breastfeeding.html" >DHA and Breastfeeding</a><br />Taking DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) while breastfeeding may help with your baby's brain and eye development. This eMedTV resource offers more information on DHA and breastfeeding, and explains why DHA may be beneficial for breastfed babies. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-and-breastfeeding.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 12:37:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-and-pregnancy.html DHA and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-and-pregnancy.html" >DHA and Pregnancy</a><br />If you are pregnant, you may be curious about taking DHA (docosahexaenoic acid). As this eMedTV page explains, the supplement may help with fetal brain and eye development. This article offers a more in-depth look at using DHA while you are expecting. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-and-pregnancy.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 03:33:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-dosage.html DHA Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-dosage.html" >DHA Dosage</a><br />At this time, DHA dosage recommendations are not clearly established. This page from the eMedTV site discusses possible DHA dosing guidelines and offers a list of some precautions and warnings to be aware of before taking DHA. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-dosage.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 18:50:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-drug-interactions.html DHA Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-drug-interactions.html" >DHA Drug Interactions</a><br />If orlistat, warfarin, or aspirin is taken together with DHA, drug interactions could occur. As this part of the eMedTV library explains, taking certain medications with DHA supplements can increase your risk of bleeding or lead to other problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-drug-interactions.html Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:21:37 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-overdose.html DHA Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-overdose.html" >DHA Overdose</a><br />A DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) overdose can cause an upset stomach or increase the risk of bleeding. This eMedTV Web page further describes the possible symptoms of a DHA overdose and explains what treatment options are available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-overdose.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 06:38:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-side-effects.html DHA Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-side-effects.html" >DHA Side Effects</a><br />Many people experience nausea and gas when taking DHA supplements. This article from the eMedTV Web site lists other possible DHA side effects, including serious side effects that may indicate that you should stop taking the supplement. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha-side-effects.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 02:29:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha.html DHA <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha.html" >DHA</a><br />DHA supplements may be useful for people with heart disease, high cholesterol, and other conditions. This eMedTV page explains the importance of having DHA as part of your diet, describes how it works, and lists possible side effects that may occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/dha.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 03:50:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/does-dha-work.html Does DHA Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/does-dha-work.html" >Does DHA Work?</a><br />DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) is often found in products that also contain EPA, but does DHA work by itself? This eMedTV segment explores the effectiveness of DHA for several different uses, including diabetes, heart health, and mental health. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/does-dha-work.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 04:07:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/is-dha-safe.html Is DHA Safe? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/is-dha-safe.html" >Is DHA Safe?</a><br />Although DHA is a natural product, some people may wonder, "Is DHA safe?" This portion of the eMedTV Web site explores the safety of DHA and provides a list of important warnings and precautions to be aware of before taking the supplement. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dha/is-dha-safe.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 02:13:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiacem.html Diltiacem <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiacem.html" >Diltiacem</a><br />This page from the eMedTV site explains that diltiazem is used to treat high blood pressure and certain types of chest pain. This page also describes how the drug works and lists potential side effects. Diltiacem is a common misspelling of diltiazem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiacem.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 16:56:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazam.html Diltiazam <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazam.html" >Diltiazam</a><br />Diltiazem is a prescription drug licensed for the treatment of high blood pressure and chest pain. This eMedTV page describes diltiazem in more detail and offers general precautions for taking the drug. Diltiazam is a common misspelling of diltiazem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazam.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 22:38:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-breastfeeding.html Diltiazem and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-breastfeeding.html" >Diltiazem and Breastfeeding</a><br />Diltiazem does pass through women's breast milk. This eMedTV Web page explains the manufacturer's recommendation on taking diltiazem and breastfeeding at the same time. This page also discusses why some doctors may consider the drug safe to take. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-breastfeeding.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 18:16:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-depression.html Diltiazem and Depression <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-depression.html" >Diltiazem and Depression</a><br />Is there a connection between diltiazem and depression? This page from the eMedTV site explains why it's difficult to tell if diltiazem or other factors cause depression. This page also covers how often depression occurs in people taking diltiazem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-depression.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 01:36:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-dry-mouth.html Diltiazem and Dry Mouth <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-dry-mouth.html" >Diltiazem and Dry Mouth</a><br />A dry mouth appears to be a side effect of diltiazem. This portion of the eMedTV archives outlines some suggestions you can try if you are taking diltiazem and dry mouth becomes a problem. This page also discusses when you should talk to your doctor. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-dry-mouth.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 19:57:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-impotence.html Diltiazem and Impotence <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-impotence.html" >Diltiazem and Impotence</a><br />If you are taking diltiazem and impotence occurs, make sure to talk to your doctor. This eMedTV page explains that up to 2 percent of men taking diltiazem experience impotence. This page also covers some treatment options your doctor may recommend. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-impotence.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 04:51:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-pregnancy.html Diltiazem and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-pregnancy.html" >Diltiazem and Pregnancy</a><br />It may not be safe to take diltiazem during pregnancy. This eMedTV page on diltiazem and pregnancy explains that the drug may cause miscarriages and birth defects. This article also covers when a doctor may still prescribe diltiazem during pregnancy. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-and-pregnancy.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:16:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-dosage.html Diltiazem Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-dosage.html" >Diltiazem Dosage</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that the starting diltiazem dosage for treating high blood pressure or chest pain will be based on several factors. This page explores these factors and lists dosing guidelines for extended-release and short-acting diltiazem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-dosage.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 10:43:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-drug-interactions.html Diltiazem Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-drug-interactions.html" >Diltiazem Drug Interactions</a><br />If you take certain medications with diltiazem, drug interactions may occur. This part of the eMedTV library takes an in-depth look at the medicines that can lead to unwanted interactions and explains the complications these interactions may cause. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-drug-interactions.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 13:52:19 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-overdose.html Diltiazem Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-overdose.html" >Diltiazem Overdose</a><br />Fainting, difficulty breathing, and fluid retention are some of the symptoms of a diltiazem overdose. This eMedTV article explains what to do if you believe you have overdosed on diltiazem, and describes some treatment options that are available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-overdose.html Fri, 31 May 2013 23:25:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-precautions-and-warnings.html Diltiazem Precautions and Warnings <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-precautions-and-warnings.html" >Diltiazem Precautions and Warnings</a><br />You should not take diltiazem if you have low blood pressure or if you have certain allergies. This eMedTV Web page explores other important diltiazem precautions and warnings, and explains what to tell your doctor before taking the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-precautions-and-warnings.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 08:45:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-side-effects.html Diltiazem Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-side-effects.html" >Diltiazem Side Effects</a><br />Although most people do not experience any problems while taking diltiazem, side effects are possible. This eMedTV segment describes common and rare side effects of diltiazem, and explains which side effects may need immediate medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-side-effects.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 10:26:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-uses.html Diltiazem Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-uses.html" >Diltiazem Uses</a><br />Diltiazem is primarily used for controlling high blood pressure and treating chest pain in adults. This eMedTV page further discusses diltiazem uses, including how the drug works and several off-label uses of the medicine (such as treating migraines). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-uses.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 08:05:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-weight-gain.html Diltiazem Weight Gain <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-weight-gain.html" >Diltiazem Weight Gain</a><br />If you are taking diltiazem and weight gain occurs, be sure to talk to your healthcare provider. This eMedTV Web page explains that weight gain is a rare side effect of the medication and discusses what your healthcare provider may recommend. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem-weight-gain.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 08:39:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem.html Diltiazem <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem.html" >Diltiazem</a><br />Diltiazem is a drug that is approved to treat high blood pressure and certain types of chest pain. This eMedTV article explains how diltiazem works, describes some potential side effects, and discusses how and when to take the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazem.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 22:31:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazen.html Diltiazen <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazen.html" >Diltiazen</a><br />This eMedTV Web article offers an overview of diltiazem, a medicine used to treat high blood pressure and certain types of chest pain. This page also covers some general precautions of the medication. Diltiazen is a common misspelling of diltiazem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazen.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 01:12:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazim.html Diltiazim <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazim.html" >Diltiazim</a><br />A doctor may prescribe diltiazem to treat high blood pressure or certain types of chest pain. This eMedTV page offers a brief description of the drug and covers the factors that may affect your dosage. Diltiazim is a common misspelling of diltiazem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltiazim.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 18:50:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltizem.html Diltizem <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltizem.html" >Diltizem</a><br />This eMedTV article explains that diltiazem works to treat high blood pressure and chest pain by relaxing the blood vessels. This page also covers what to do if you think you have taken too much diltiazem. Diltizem is a common misspelling of diltiazem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/diltizem.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 18:53:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/generic-diltiazem.html Generic Diltiazem <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/generic-diltiazem.html" >Generic Diltiazem</a><br />This eMedTV resource explains that generic diltiazem, which is manufactured by several companies, is sold under various names and in several different strengths. This Web page also describes the approved uses of each generic diltiazem product. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/diltiazem/generic-diltiazem.html Sat, 28 Sep 2013 09:40:30 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/dofetilide-dosage.html Dofetilide Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/dofetilide-dosage.html" >Dofetilide Dosage</a><br />This eMedTV page examines how your individual dosage of dofetilide will be determined. This page also offers suggestions on when and how to take this medication, and explains why at least your first three days on this drug will take place in a hospital. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/dofetilide-dosage.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 14:55:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/dofetilide-side-effects.html Dofetilide Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/dofetilide-side-effects.html" >Dofetilide Side Effects</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, dofetilide side effects may include dizziness, nausea, and sleeping problems. This article explains how to identify which reactions to this medication are potentially serious and what to do to help minimize problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/dofetilide-side-effects.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 08:36:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/dofetilide.html Dofetilide <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/dofetilide.html" >Dofetilide</a><br />Available by prescription, dofetilide is taken twice daily to help control certain irregular heart rates. This eMedTV article contains more information on this medicine, including what it is prescribed for, dosing instructions, side effects, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/dofetilide.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 11:53:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/drug-interactions-with-dofetilide.html Drug Interactions With Dofetilide <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/drug-interactions-with-dofetilide.html" >Drug Interactions With Dofetilide</a><br />This eMedTV page contains an in-depth look at the products that may be dangerous when used in combination with dofetilide, including certain antifungals and diuretics. A description of the complications these drug interactions can cause is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/drug-interactions-with-dofetilide.html Thu, 3 Apr 2014 13:36:47 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/precautions-and-warnings-with-dofetilide.html Precautions and Warnings With Dofetilide <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/precautions-and-warnings-with-dofetilide.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Dofetilide</a><br />This eMedTV page examines a number of important precautions for using dofetilide safely, including warnings of dangerous complications that may occur in some people who use this drug. This page also lists situations in which this drug should not be taken. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/precautions-and-warnings-with-dofetilide.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 20:07:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/what-is-dofetilide-used-for.html What Is Dofetilide Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/what-is-dofetilide-used-for.html" >What Is Dofetilide Used For?</a><br />Adults with certain types of irregular heart rhythms may benefit from using dofetilide. This part of the eMedTV Web library presents a detailed look at what dofetilide is used for, including unapproved reasons, and explains how the drug works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/dofetilide/what-is-dofetilide-used-for.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 02:56:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-and-breastfeeding.html Effient and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-and-breastfeeding.html" >Effient and Breastfeeding</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, it is unknown if Effient passes through breast milk, and more research is needed in order to know if the medicine is safe for nursing women and their babies. This article talks about Effient and breastfeeding in more detail. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-and-breastfeeding.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 05:37:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-and-pregnancy.html Effient and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-and-pregnancy.html" >Effient and Pregnancy</a><br />As explained in this section of the eMedTV library, Effient (prasugrel) appears to be safe for most women who are expecting. This article takes a closer look at pregnancy and Effient, including information on how the FDA classifies the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-and-pregnancy.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 11:53:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-dosage.html Effient Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-dosage.html" >Effient Dosage</a><br />As explained in this part of the eMedTV site, your first Effient dosage will be higher than the ones that follow it. This article tells you what you need to know about taking Effient, including how your dosage will be affected by your weight. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-dosage.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 09:26:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-drug-interactions.html Effient Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-drug-interactions.html" >Effient Drug Interactions</a><br />A number of prescription and nonprescription medicines can interact with Effient. This eMedTV segment explains how warfarin and NSAIDs can cause drug interactions with Effient and explains why it's important to talk to your healthcare provider. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-drug-interactions.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 11:23:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-overdose.html Effient Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-overdose.html" >Effient Overdose</a><br />As this eMedTV Web page explains, when animals were given large doses of Effient (prasugrel) in studies, symptoms included liver problems, staggering gait, and vomiting. This article takes a look at what to expect from an Effient overdose. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-overdose.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 23:05:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-side-effects.html Effient Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-side-effects.html" >Effient Side Effects</a><br />Although Effient can be a life-saving drug, it also can cause serious side effects. This eMedTV page explains why some people taking Effient develop potentially dangerous side effects and provides a detailed list of other possible problems that can occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-side-effects.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 22:04:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-uses.html Effient Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-uses.html" >Effient Uses</a><br />This eMedTV page explains why Effient is used to reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, and other problems following an angioplasty. This page describes the drug's uses in detail, with information on whether children can take it and how the drug works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-uses.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:32:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-warnings-and-precautions.html Effient Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Effient Warnings and Precautions</a><br />Effient should not be taken by any individual with active bleeding. This eMedTV resource talks about who else should avoid Effient and offers a detailed list of warnings and precautions to be aware of before starting treatment with the antiplatelet drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient-warnings-and-precautions.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 23:55:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient.html Effient <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient.html" >Effient</a><br />Effient is a drug that helps prevent blood clots, strokes, and heart attacks after an angioplasty. This eMedTV article offers a complete overview of this potentially life-saving medication, with information on side effects, dosing, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/effient.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 01:46:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/generic-effient.html Generic Effient <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/generic-effient.html" >Generic Effient</a><br />At this time, Effient (prasugrel) is not available in generic form. This selection from the eMedTV archives explains why this is the case and provides information on when a generic version of the drug could become available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/effient/generic-effient.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 07:25:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/after-the-exercise-stress-test-video.html After the Exercise Nuclear Scan Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/after-the-exercise-stress-test-video.html" >After the Exercise Nuclear Scan Test</a><br />This video clip explains what will happen once your exercise stress test is completed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/after-the-exercise-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/alternatives-to-a-stress-test-video.html Alternatives to a Stress Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/alternatives-to-a-stress-test-video.html" >Alternatives to a Stress Test</a><br />This clip lists other tests for heart disease that can be used instead of a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/alternatives-to-a-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/exercise-stress-test----an-introduction-video.html Exercise Nuclear Scan Stress Test -- Introduction <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/exercise-stress-test----an-introduction-video.html" >Exercise Nuclear Scan Stress Test -- Introduction</a><br />This video covers the purpose of having a stress test and discusses its benefits. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/exercise-stress-test----an-introduction-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/getting-started-with-a-stress-test-video.html Getting Started with a Stress Echocardiogram <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/getting-started-with-a-stress-test-video.html" >Getting Started with a Stress Echocardiogram</a><br />This multimedia clip explores the steps you can take to prepare for a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/getting-started-with-a-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/how-safe-is-a-stress-test-video.html How Safe Is an Exercise Nuclear Scan Test? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/how-safe-is-a-stress-test-video.html" >How Safe Is an Exercise Nuclear Scan Test?</a><br />This video clip talks about how safe an exercise stress test is. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/how-safe-is-a-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/human-heart-anatomy-video.html Anatomy of the Human Heart <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/human-heart-anatomy-video.html" >Anatomy of the Human Heart</a><br />This interactive video segment explains in detail how a healthy heart works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/human-heart-anatomy-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/sensations-you-may-feel-during-a-stress-test-video.html Sensations You May Feel During a Exercise Nuclear Scan Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/sensations-you-may-feel-during-a-stress-test-video.html" >Sensations You May Feel During a Exercise Nuclear Scan Test</a><br />This video describes the normal and abnormal sensations you may feel during a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/sensations-you-may-feel-during-a-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/starting-the-stress-test-for-diabetic-patients-video.html Getting Started --Diabetic Patients <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/starting-the-stress-test-for-diabetic-patients-video.html" >Getting Started --Diabetic Patients</a><br />This clip explains how your doctor can help prevent low blood sugar before a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/starting-the-stress-test-for-diabetic-patients-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/stress-test---presentation-summary-video.html Exercise Nuclear Scan Test - Presentation Summary <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/stress-test---presentation-summary-video.html" >Exercise Nuclear Scan Test - Presentation Summary</a><br />A summary video clip on stress tests. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/stress-test---presentation-summary-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/understanding-coronary-artery-disease-video.html What Is Heart Disease? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/understanding-coronary-artery-disease-video.html" >What Is Heart Disease?</a><br />This interactive video discusses heart disease, including what causes it and possible symptoms. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/understanding-coronary-artery-disease-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/what-happens-during-a-stress-test-video.html Heart Disease Tests -- Exercise Stress Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/what-happens-during-a-stress-test-video.html" >Heart Disease Tests -- Exercise Stress Test</a><br />This interactive video describes what happens during an exercise stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/what-happens-during-a-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/what-if-i-don't-have-a-stress-test-video.html Nuclear Scan Stress Test -- What Happens If You Don't Have It? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/what-if-i-don't-have-a-stress-test-video.html" >Nuclear Scan Stress Test -- What Happens If You Don't Have It?</a><br />This video clip explains what will happen if you do not have a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/what-if-i-don't-have-a-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-a-stress-test-video.html What Results Can You Expect From an Exercise Nuclear Scan Test ? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-a-stress-test-video.html" >What Results Can You Expect From an Exercise Nuclear Scan Test ?</a><br />This video clip describes the expected results of an exercise stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/exercise-stress-test-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-a-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/drug-interactions-with-felodipine.html Drug Interactions With Felodipine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/drug-interactions-with-felodipine.html" >Drug Interactions With Felodipine</a><br />Certain seizure medications and antibiotics may potentially cause drug interactions with felodipine. This eMedTV resource outlines other medications that may cause felodipine interactions and describes the possible effects of combining the medicines. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/drug-interactions-with-felodipine.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 22:01:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodapine.html Felodapine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodapine.html" >Felodapine</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, felodipine is a prescription drug that can help to lower blood pressure by relaxing the blood vessels. This page offers a brief overview of dosing tips and side effects. Felodapine is a common misspelling of felodipine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodapine.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 22:38:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipin.html Felodipin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipin.html" >Felodipin</a><br />Felodipine is a medication used for treating high blood pressure. This eMedTV resource offers a brief description of the drug and provides a link to more detailed information. Felodipin is a common misspelling of felodipine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipin.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 21:17:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-breastfeeding.html Felodipine and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-breastfeeding.html" >Felodipine and Breastfeeding</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, no research has been done on felodipine (Plendil) and breastfeeding, so it is not known if the drug passes through breast milk. This page also explains why breastfeeding women are typically advised to avoid the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-breastfeeding.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 08:12:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-depression.html Felodipine and Depression <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-depression.html" >Felodipine and Depression</a><br />If you are treating high blood pressure with felodipine (Plendil), depression may occur. This eMedTV page discusses the possible link between felodipine and depression in more detail, and explains what your doctor may recommend if you are depressed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-depression.html Fri, 31 May 2013 19:00:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-headaches.html Felodipine and Headaches <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-headaches.html" >Felodipine and Headaches</a><br />Is there a connection between felodipine (Plendil) and headaches? This eMedTV page discusses the results of clinical studies on the medication, and explains what your doctor may recommend if you are taking felodipine and headaches become a problem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-headaches.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:32:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-impotence.html Felodipine and Impotence <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-impotence.html" >Felodipine and Impotence</a><br />In clinical trials on felodipine, impotence was reported in less than 2 percent of men taking the drug. This eMedTV page provides more information on felodipine and impotence, and explains what your healthcare provider may recommend. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-impotence.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:40:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-pregnancy.html Felodipine and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-pregnancy.html" >Felodipine and Pregnancy</a><br />It may not be safe to take felodipine (Plendil) during pregnancy. As this portion of the eMedTV Web site explains, animal studies on felodipine and pregnancy show that the medication caused birth defects when it was given to pregnant animals. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-and-pregnancy.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 13:38:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-dosing.html Felodipine Dosing <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-dosing.html" >Felodipine Dosing</a><br />For treating high blood pressure with felodipine, dosing typically starts at 5 mg once a day. This eMedTV Web page takes an in-depth look at felodipine dosing guidelines and provides a list of tips and precautions for taking the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-dosing.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 01:09:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-overdose.html Felodipine Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-overdose.html" >Felodipine Overdose</a><br />An overdose on felodipine (Plendil) may cause fainting, dizziness, and heart palpitations. This portion of the eMedTV Web site lists other potential symptoms of a felodipine overdose and explains the possible treatment options that are available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-overdose.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 02:29:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-side-effects.html Felodipine Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-side-effects.html" >Felodipine Side Effects</a><br />Headaches, flushing, and dizziness are some of the most common side effects of felodipine. This eMedTV article lists other common side effects, as well as potentially serious side effects that you should report to your healthcare provider right away. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine-side-effects.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 10:40:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine.html Felodipine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine.html" >Felodipine</a><br />Felodipine is a medicine that is prescribed for treating high blood pressure. This portion of the eMedTV archives explains how felodipine works, lists potential side effects of the drug, and offers information on when and how to take the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodipine.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 17:05:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodopine.html Felodopine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodopine.html" >Felodopine</a><br />This eMedTV article explains that felodipine works to treat high blood pressure by relaxing the blood vessels. This page also covers some general dosing guidelines and lists possible overdose symptoms. Felodopine is a common misspelling of felodipine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodopine.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 17:39:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodpine.html Felodpine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodpine.html" >Felodpine</a><br />Felodipine is a drug commonly used to relax the blood vessels and lower blood pressure. This eMedTV segment offers a brief overview of the drug, including dosing and possible side effects. Felodpine is a common misspelling of felodipine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felodpine.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 22:08:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felopidine.html Felopidine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felopidine.html" >Felopidine</a><br />Felodipine, a prescribed drug used to treat high blood pressure, works by relaxing the blood vessels. This eMedTV segment offers a brief overview of the drug and provides some general dosing guidelines. Felopidine is a common misspelling of felodipine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/felopidine.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 14:31:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/precautions-and-warnings-with-felodipine.html Precautions and Warnings With Felodipine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/precautions-and-warnings-with-felodipine.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Felodipine</a><br />You should not take felodipine if you have certain allergies. This eMedTV Web page highlights other important precautions and warnings with felodipine to be aware of before taking the medicine, including information on who should not take the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/precautions-and-warnings-with-felodipine.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 00:22:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/what-is-felodipine-used-for.html What Is Felodipine Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/what-is-felodipine-used-for.html" >What Is Felodipine Used For?</a><br />Felodipine is used for the treatment of high blood pressure in adults. This page from the eMedTV library further discusses felodipine uses, including whether it is used in children and possible off-label felodipine uses (such as treating chest pain). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/felodipine/what-is-felodipine-used-for.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 00:19:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/drug-interactions-with-fenofibric-acid.html Drug Interactions With Fenofibric Acid <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/drug-interactions-with-fenofibric-acid.html" >Drug Interactions With Fenofibric Acid</a><br />Cyclosporine, bile-acid sequestrants, and warfarin may lead to fenofibric acid drug interactions. This eMedTV article lists specific products from these drug classes and describes the problems that may occur with these interactions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/drug-interactions-with-fenofibric-acid.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 16:27:50 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/fenofibric-acid-dosage.html Fenofibric Acid Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/fenofibric-acid-dosage.html" >Fenofibric Acid Dosage</a><br />The standard dose of fenofibric acid for most people with high cholesterol is 135 mg once daily. This eMedTV page also explains how dosing works for the treatment of high triglycerides and offers tips and precautions for using the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/fenofibric-acid-dosage.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 16:27:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/fenofibric-acid.html Fenofibric Acid <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/fenofibric-acid.html" >Fenofibric Acid</a><br />Fenofibric acid is a prescription drug approved for treating unhealthy cholesterol and triglyceride levels. This eMedTV segment describes the specific effects of this medicine, explains how it works, and offers dosing information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/fenofibric-acid.html Thu, 12 Sep 2013 15:20:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/precautions-and-warnings-with-fenofibric-acid.html Precautions and Warnings With Fenofibric Acid <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/precautions-and-warnings-with-fenofibric-acid.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Fenofibric Acid</a><br />You should not use fenofibric acid if you are breastfeeding. This eMedTV page offers more precautions and warnings with fenofibric acid, including more details on who should not use this drug and what side effects or problems may occur with treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/precautions-and-warnings-with-fenofibric-acid.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 16:28:33 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/side-effects-of-fenofibric-acid.html Side Effects of Fenofibric Acid <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/side-effects-of-fenofibric-acid.html" >Side Effects of Fenofibric Acid</a><br />Common side effects of fenofibric acid include back pain, constipation, and nausea. This page on the eMedTV site provides a list of other possible side effects, including potentially serious problems that require medical attention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/side-effects-of-fenofibric-acid.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 16:26:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/what-is-fenofibric-acid-used-for.html What Is Fenofibric Acid Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/what-is-fenofibric-acid-used-for.html" >What Is Fenofibric Acid Used For?</a><br />Fenofibric acid increases good cholesterol and, at the same time, lowers bad cholesterol and triglycerides. This eMedTV resource discusses the uses of fenofibric in more detail, lists off-label uses for the drug, and explains how the medication works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenofibric-acid/what-is-fenofibric-acid-used-for.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 16:25:18 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-and-breastfeeding.html Fenoglide and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-and-breastfeeding.html" >Fenoglide and Breastfeeding</a><br />According to the prescribing information for Fenoglide, nursing women should not take this drug. This eMedTV page offers more details on breastfeeding and Fenoglide, and explains why the drug may be unsafe for nursing mothers and their infants. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-and-breastfeeding.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 03:43:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-and-muscle-pain.html Fenoglide and Muscle Pain <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-and-muscle-pain.html" >Fenoglide and Muscle Pain</a><br />Muscle pain is an uncommon but potentially serious side effect of Fenoglide. This page from the eMedTV site further explores the link between muscle pain and Fenoglide, and explains how this side effect may be a sign of more serious muscle problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-and-muscle-pain.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 08:12:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-and-pregnancy.html Fenoglide and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-and-pregnancy.html" >Fenoglide and Pregnancy</a><br />It is still unclear whether it is safe for pregnant women to take Fenoglide. As this eMedTV page explains, animal studies suggest that the drug may not be safe (as it caused numerous problems in pregnant animals and their newborns). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-and-pregnancy.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 05:00:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-dosage.html Fenoglide Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-dosage.html" >Fenoglide Dosage</a><br />The usual starting dosage of Fenoglide for treating high triglycerides is 40 to 120 mg once daily. This eMedTV page also offers dosing guidelines for high cholesterol treatment and explains how dosing works for people with kidney disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-dosage.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 06:08:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-drug-interactions.html Fenoglide Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-drug-interactions.html" >Fenoglide Drug Interactions</a><br />Warfarin, cyclosporine, and statins are a few medicines that may cause drug interactions with Fenoglide. This eMedTV article lists other medications that may cause drug interactions and describes the effects of these interactions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-drug-interactions.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 15:29:37 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-overdose.html Fenoglide Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-overdose.html" >Fenoglide Overdose</a><br />It is not known what to expect from an overdose of Fenoglide. As this eMedTV resource explains, any of the usual side effects of this medication are possible. This article also describes various treatment options available for an overdose. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-overdose.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 20:00:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-side-effects.html Fenoglide Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-side-effects.html" >Fenoglide Side Effects</a><br />Common side effects of Fenoglide may include runny or stuffy nose, abdominal pain, and headaches. This eMedTV resource provides a more complete list of possible side effects, including serious problems that require immediate medical attention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-side-effects.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 11:03:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-tablets.html Fenoglide Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-tablets.html" >Fenoglide Tablets</a><br />Available as tablets, Fenoglide is a drug approved to treat unhealthy cholesterol or triglyceride levels. This eMedTV selection offers general information on when and how to take Fenoglide and describes how the medication works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-tablets.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 03:06:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-uses.html Fenoglide Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-uses.html" >Fenoglide Uses</a><br />Fenoglide is a medication that is used for the treatment of unhealthy cholesterol and triglyceride levels. This eMedTV page describes the specific effects of this medication, lists possible off-label uses of Fenoglide, and explains how the drug works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-uses.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 15:32:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-warnings-and-precautions.html Fenoglide Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Fenoglide Warnings and Precautions</a><br />You should not take Fenoglide if you are breastfeeding. This eMedTV Web page offers more warnings and precautions for Fenoglide. Information on side effects and people who should avoid the medication are also listed in this article. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide-warnings-and-precautions.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 15:42:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide.html Fenoglide <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide.html" >Fenoglide</a><br />Fenoglide is a medication often prescribed to treat high triglycerides and unhealthy cholesterol levels. This eMedTV Web page describes how the drug works, offers dosing information, and lists some of the medicine's potential side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/fenoglide.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:35:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/generic-fenoglide.html Generic Fenoglide <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/generic-fenoglide.html" >Generic Fenoglide</a><br />At this time, there are no generic versions of Fenoglide available on the market. As this eMedTV article explains, although there are no unexpired patents for the drug, no companies have chosen to manufacture any generic Fenoglide products. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fenoglide/generic-fenoglide.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 15:05:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/benefits-of-fish-oil.html Benefits of Fish Oil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/benefits-of-fish-oil.html" >Benefits of Fish Oil</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that treating cardiovascular disease, helping with weight loss, and reducing the risk of certain conditions are among the benefits of fish oil. This page explores these benefits and discusses using the supplements in children. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/benefits-of-fish-oil.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 17:02:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/does-fish-oil-work.html Does Fish Oil Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/does-fish-oil-work.html" >Does Fish Oil Work?</a><br />Some people may wonder, "Does fish oil work?" As this page from the eMedTV Web site explains, studies have shown that fish oil is effective for treating several conditions, such as high triglycerides, high blood pressure, and cardiovascular disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/does-fish-oil-work.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 02:29:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-and-breastfeeding.html Fish Oil and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-and-breastfeeding.html" >Fish Oil and Breastfeeding</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that although omega-3 fatty acids are beneficial when breastfeeding, fish oil may not be the best source of those acids. This page covers what a doctor may recommend if you are considering taking fish oil while breastfeeding. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-and-breastfeeding.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 16:09:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-and-rheumatoid-arthritis.html Fish Oil and Rheumatoid Arthritis <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-and-rheumatoid-arthritis.html" >Fish Oil and Rheumatoid Arthritis</a><br />Fish oil may help relieve many symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, such as stiffness and joint pain. This eMedTV article further discusses the benefits of using fish oil for rheumatoid arthritis (RA), including details on the effectiveness of these uses. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-and-rheumatoid-arthritis.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 23:08:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-dosage.html Fish Oil Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-dosage.html" >Fish Oil Dosage</a><br />The recommended fish oil dosage will vary based on why you are using the supplements. This eMedTV segment provides some dosing guidelines for controlling heart disease and high triglycerides. Tips for taking fish oil are also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-dosage.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 14:18:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-drug-interactions.html Fish Oil Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-drug-interactions.html" >Fish Oil Drug Interactions</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that aspirin, NSAIDs, and warfarin are some of the drugs that may interact with fish oil. Drug interactions with fish oil may cause potentially dangerous problems. This page lists other drugs that can interact with fish oil. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-drug-interactions.html Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:44:52 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-overdose.html Fish Oil Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-overdose.html" >Fish Oil Overdose</a><br />The symptoms of a fish oil overdose may include an upset stomach and internal bleeding. This portion of the eMedTV archives explains the factors that will affect the symptoms you experience and discusses the possible treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-overdose.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:07:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-side-affects.html Fish Oil Side Affects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-side-affects.html" >Fish Oil Side Affects</a><br />Some of the most common side effects of fish oil include nausea, a fishy aftertaste, and indigestion. This eMedTV page also covers which side effects require prompt medical care. Fish oil side affects is a common misspelling of fish oil side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-side-affects.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 13:41:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-side-effects.html Fish Oil Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-side-effects.html" >Fish Oil Side Effects</a><br />A fishy aftertaste, heartburn, and nausea are among the possible side effects of fish oil. This eMedTV Web page discusses these and other side effects, and explains which side effects may be more serious and require prompt medical attention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil-side-effects.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 17:26:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil.html Fish Oil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil.html" >Fish Oil</a><br />A supplement high in omega-3 fatty acids, fish oil can help reduce blood pressure and prevent blood clots. This eMedTV article offers an overview of fish oil, including information on its numerous benefits, possible side effects, and precautions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/fish-oil.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 16:49:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/is-fish-oil-harmful.html Is Fish Oil Harmful? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/is-fish-oil-harmful.html" >Is Fish Oil Harmful?</a><br />Fish oil, as this eMedTV page explains, may suppress the immune system and can cause high blood sugar levels. This page answers the question, "Is fish oil harmful?" and describes other important precautions, including who should not use the supplement. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/is-fish-oil-harmful.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:19:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/pregnancy-and-fish-oil.html Pregnancy and Fish Oil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/pregnancy-and-fish-oil.html" >Pregnancy and Fish Oil</a><br />This eMedTV segment takes a look at fish oil and pregnancy, stressing the importance of talking to your doctor before taking these supplements. This page also discusses how fish oil supplements may help reduce recurrent miscarriages. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/fish-oil/pregnancy-and-fish-oil.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 10:26:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/benefits-of-flaxseed-oil.html Benefits of Flaxseed Oil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/benefits-of-flaxseed-oil.html" >Benefits of Flaxseed Oil</a><br />Flaxseed oil contains omega-3 fatty acids that may provide a few different health benefits. This part of the eMedTV Web site explores the potential benefits of flaxseed oil and explains whether flaxseed oil products are helpful for children. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/benefits-of-flaxseed-oil.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 20:44:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/does-flaxseed-oil-work.html Does Flaxseed Oil Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/does-flaxseed-oil-work.html" >Does Flaxseed Oil Work?</a><br />Many people wonder, "Does flaxseed oil work?" This segment from the eMedTV library explores the effectiveness of flaxseed oil for rheumatoid arthritis, high cholesterol, heart disease, constipation, and menopause symptoms. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/does-flaxseed-oil-work.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 10:30:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxeed-oil.html Flaxeed Oil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxeed-oil.html" >Flaxeed Oil</a><br />Flaxseed oil may help reduce inflammation and prevent blood platelets from sticking together. This eMedTV page explores other potential health benefits of flaxseed oil and discusses its effectiveness. Flaxeed oil is a common misspelling of flaxseed oil. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxeed-oil.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 20:34:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-and-breastfeeding.html Flaxseed Oil and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-and-breastfeeding.html" >Flaxseed Oil and Breastfeeding</a><br />Not much research has been conducted on flaxseed oil and breastfeeding. As this eMedTV Web page explains, however, normal amounts of flaxseed oil are probably safe for use while breastfeeding. It is not known if higher doses are safe. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-and-breastfeeding.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:47:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-dosage.html Flaxseed Oil Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-dosage.html" >Flaxseed Oil Dosage</a><br />Generally, a flaxseed oil "dosage" of one or two teaspoonfuls is recommended for a variety of uses. This eMedTV resource discusses reasonable flaxseed oil dosing guidelines and offers some safety precautions for using the product. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-dosage.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 05:31:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-drug-interactions.html Flaxseed Oil Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-drug-interactions.html" >Flaxseed Oil Drug Interactions</a><br />Warfarin, aspirin, and clopidogrel may cause drug interactions with flaxseed oil. This article on the eMedTV site describes the possible effects of flaxseed oil drug interactions and lists other products that may cause a negative interaction. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-drug-interactions.html Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:45:58 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-overdose.html Flaxseed Oil Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-overdose.html" >Flaxseed Oil Overdose</a><br />A flaxseed oil overdose may increase your risk of bleeding. As this eMedTV page explains, you should watch for any signs of bleeding if you have taken a large dose of flaxseed oil. These signs include easy bruising, tarry stools, and vomiting blood. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-overdose.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:40:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-safety.html Flaxseed Oil Safety <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-safety.html" >Flaxseed Oil Safety</a><br />It is important to know that flaxseed oil does not provide all the health benefits of flaxseed. This eMedTV page explains what else you should know before using flaxseed oil. Safety warnings and precautions for flaxseed oil are also included here. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-safety.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 19:23:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-side-effects.html Flaxseed Oil Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-side-effects.html" >Flaxseed Oil Side Effects</a><br />Potential side effects of flaxseed oil include diarrhea and loose stools. As this eMedTV page explains, side effects usually occur when you consume too much flaxseed oil. Problems that are potentially dangerous are also listed in this article. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil-side-effects.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 22:01:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil.html Flaxseed Oil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil.html" >Flaxseed Oil</a><br />Flaxseed oil is commonly used as a supplement to promote heart health. This page from the eMedTV archives describes how flaxseed oil works, explores the effectiveness of these products, and explains what you should know before trying the supplement. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseed-oil.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 04:14:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseedoil.html Flaxseedoil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseedoil.html" >Flaxseedoil</a><br />Flaxseed oil contains an omega-3 fatty acid and may be beneficial for heart health. This eMedTV page further covers the possible benefits of flaxseed oil. A link to more information is also included. Flaxseedoil is a common misspelling of flaxseed oil. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flaxseedoil.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 22:38:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flexseed-oil.html Flexseed Oil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flexseed-oil.html" >Flexseed Oil</a><br />Flaxseed oil is a supplement commonly used to promote heart health. This segment of the eMedTV library provides a brief overview of the topic and includes a link to more detailed information. Flexseed oil is a common misspelling of flaxseed oil. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/flexseed-oil.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 08:05:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/pregnancy-and-flaxseed-oil.html Pregnancy and Flaxseed Oil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/pregnancy-and-flaxseed-oil.html" >Pregnancy and Flaxseed Oil</a><br />When consumed in normal amounts, flaxseed oil appears to be safe for pregnant women. This eMedTV article provides more information on pregnancy and flaxseed oil, and discusses the possible risks of taking high doses of flaxseed oil during pregnancy. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flaxseed-oil/pregnancy-and-flaxseed-oil.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 05:28:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/drug-interactions-with-flecainide.html Drug Interactions With Flecainide <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/drug-interactions-with-flecainide.html" >Drug Interactions With Flecainide</a><br />This eMedTV article presents a detailed list of drugs that may cause problems when used with flecainide, including Lamisil, Norpace, and Wellbutrin. The potentially serious complications of these drug interactions are also discussed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/drug-interactions-with-flecainide.html Tue, 20 Aug 2013 16:05:47 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecainide-50-mg.html Flecainide 50 Mg <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecainide-50-mg.html" >Flecainide 50 Mg</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, a healthcare provider may prescribe 50 mg of flecainide to prevent certain irregular heart rates. This resource takes a brief look at some dosing guidelines for this drug and offers a link to more detailed information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecainide-50-mg.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 08:42:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecainide-dosage.html Flecainide Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecainide-dosage.html" >Flecainide Dosage</a><br />You may need to receive the first doses of flecainide in the hospital, where you can be carefully monitored. This eMedTV explains what to expect when taking this drug and includes a discussion on how your dosage is determined. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecainide-dosage.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 02:56:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecainide-side-effects.html Flecainide Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecainide-side-effects.html" >Flecainide Side Effects</a><br />As discussed in this eMedTV page, clinical studies on flecainide have shown that common side effects include headaches, dizziness, and vision problems. This article lists other potential side effects and explains what to do if they occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecainide-side-effects.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 18:56:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecainide.html Flecainide <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecainide.html" >Flecainide</a><br />Taking flecainide can help stabilize certain types of irregular heart rhythms. This part of the eMedTV Web site features more details on this antiarrhythmia medicine, including what it is prescribed for, dosing instructions, side effects, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecainide.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 02:29:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecanide-dosage.html Flecanide Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecanide-dosage.html" >Flecanide Dosage</a><br />Taking flecainide every 8 or 12 hours can help prevent certain heart rhythm problems. This eMedTV segment examines the factors that may affect your dosage and offers a link to more details. Flecanide dosage is a common misspelling of flecainide dosage. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecanide-dosage.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 14:21:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecanide-side-effects.html Flecanide Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecanide-side-effects.html" >Flecanide Side Effects</a><br />Headaches, nausea, and dizziness are some of the most common side effects of flecainide. This eMedTV page lists other possible reactions that occurred during clinical trials. Flecanide side effects is a common misspelling of flecainide side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecanide-side-effects.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 23:21:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecanide.html Flecanide <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecanide.html" >Flecanide</a><br />As this eMedTV Web page explains, people who have certain problems with their heart rate may benefit from flecainide. This page describes specific uses and lists potential side effects. Flecanide is a common misspelling of flecainide. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecanide.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 05:28:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecinide.html Flecinide <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecinide.html" >Flecinide</a><br />Flecainide is a drug approved to prevent certain types of irregular heart rates in adults. This eMedTV segment offers a brief overview of this prescription drug and provides a link to more details. Flecinide is a common misspelling of flecainide. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/flecinide.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 04:44:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/how-does-flecainide-work.html How Does Flecainide Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/how-does-flecainide-work.html" >How Does Flecainide Work?</a><br />Flecainide is a medication used in the prevention of certain heart rhythm problems. This eMedTV Web page offers details on how flecainide works and outlines specific uses for this antiarrhythmia medication. A link to more information is also provided. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/how-does-flecainide-work.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:40:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/precautions-and-warnings-with-flecainide.html Precautions and Warnings With Flecainide <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/precautions-and-warnings-with-flecainide.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Flecainide</a><br />This eMedTV Web selection details several important precautions for using flecainide safely, including warnings of dangerous heart problems that may occur and when to seek medical treatment. A list of people who should not use the drug is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/precautions-and-warnings-with-flecainide.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:29:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/side-effects-of-flecainide.html Side Effects of Flecainide <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/side-effects-of-flecainide.html" >Side Effects of Flecainide</a><br />This eMedTV Web page explains when to seek immediate medical care while taking flecainide. This article offers a brief look at some of the potentially serious side effects of this medication, as well as common ones. It also links to more details. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/side-effects-of-flecainide.html Thu, 6 Jun 2013 20:50:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/usual-flecainide-dosage.html Usual Flecainide Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/usual-flecainide-dosage.html" >Usual Flecainide Dosage</a><br />This eMedTV article explains that when used for preventing heart rhythm problems, the usual dosage of flecainide is 50 mg to 100 mg, two or three times daily. This page also looks at how your specific dose is calculated and includes a link to learn more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/usual-flecainide-dosage.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 18:00:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/what-is-flecainide-used-for.html What Is Flecainide Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/what-is-flecainide-used-for.html" >What Is Flecainide Used For?</a><br />By slowing down electrical impulses in the heart, flecainide can help prevent certain heart rhythm problems. This eMedTV resource describes approved uses of flecainide, and also discusses situations where the drug may be prescribed for unapproved reasons. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/flecainide/what-is-flecainide-used-for.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 23:18:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/benefits-of-garlic.html Benefits of Garlic <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/benefits-of-garlic.html" >Benefits of Garlic</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, garlic contains several active components, which may provide a variety of health benefits. Garlic may help with certain heart problems and prevent some cancers. It may also have antibacterial and antifungal properties. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/benefits-of-garlic.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 10:46:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/benifits-of-garlic.html Benifits of Garlic <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/benifits-of-garlic.html" >Benifits of Garlic</a><br />Many people may consume garlic to help treat or prevent certain health conditions, such as some cancers. This eMedTV page takes a look at the benefits and effectiveness of garlic. Benifits of garlic is a common misspelling of benefits of garlic. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/benifits-of-garlic.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:47:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/does-garlic-work.html Does Garlic Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/does-garlic-work.html" >Does Garlic Work?</a><br />This eMedTV page addresses the question, "Does garlic work?" Studies have shown that although garlic may be effective at treating certain conditions, such as atherosclerosis, it is probably not helpful for others, such as lowering cholesterol. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/does-garlic-work.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 22:01:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garelick.html Garelick <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garelick.html" >Garelick</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, garlic may have several benefits, such as improving heart health and providing anticancer properties. This page also covers what to tell your doctor before using garlic medicinally. Garelick is a common misspelling of garlic. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garelick.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 10:40:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-and-breastfeeding.html Garlic and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-and-breastfeeding.html" >Garlic and Breastfeeding</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that if you are consuming a large amount of garlic and breastfeeding, you should know that the components of garlic pass through breast milk. The possible effects of consuming garlic while breastfeeding are also discussed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-and-breastfeeding.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 09:22:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-and-pregnancy.html Garlic and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-and-pregnancy.html" >Garlic and Pregnancy</a><br />Pregnant women should probably not consume large amounts of garlic or garlic supplements. This eMedTV Web article explores garlic and pregnancy in more detail, explaining why it is generally recommended for pregnant women to avoid garlic supplements. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-and-pregnancy.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 08:49:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-dosage.html Garlic Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-dosage.html" >Garlic Dosage</a><br />The recommended dosage of garlic will vary, depending on which product you use. This eMedTV article explains why there are no clearly established dosing guidelines for this product and describes how to choose a supplement that is right for you. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-dosage.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 11:10:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-drug-interactions.html Garlic Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-drug-interactions.html" >Garlic Drug Interactions</a><br />Garlic may interact with certain medications, such as blood thinners, NSAIDs, or protease inhibitors. This eMedTV page lists other medications that may interact with garlic and describes how these garlic drug interactions can lead to complications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-drug-interactions.html Thu, 13 Feb 2014 18:08:27 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-overdose.html Garlic Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-overdose.html" >Garlic Overdose</a><br />It is not exactly known what to expect from an overdose on garlic. This article from the eMedTV Web site describes the factors that may affect a garlic overdose, such as how much was consumed, and discusses the possible treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-overdose.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 09:16:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-side-effects.html Garlic Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-side-effects.html" >Garlic Side Effects</a><br />Heartburn, gas, and nausea are among the possible side effects of garlic. This eMedTV article explains that some side effects can also be more serious and may require medical attention. This page discusses these garlic side effects in more detail. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic-side-effects.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 21:27:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic.html Garlic <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic.html" >Garlic</a><br />Garlic is claimed to have several medicinal benefits, such as lowering blood pressure. This eMedTV Web page provides an overview of this supplement, including how it may treat several health conditions, possible side effects, and safety concerns. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlic.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 14:15:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlick.html Garlick <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlick.html" >Garlick</a><br />Garlic supposedly helps treat or prevent several health conditions, such as certain cancers. This eMedTV Web page offers a brief description of garlic, including other benefits and safety precautions. Garlick is a common misspelling of garlic. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlick.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 16:22:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlik.html Garlik <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlik.html" >Garlik</a><br />Garlic may help with certain health conditions, such as heart problems, some cancers, and blood clots. This eMedTV page offers a brief description of garlic, including safety concerns to be aware of. Garlik is a common misspelling of garlic. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/garlik.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 08:12:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/is-garlic-safe.html Is Garlic Safe? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/is-garlic-safe.html" >Is Garlic Safe?</a><br />Garlic is claimed to be beneficial for treating several health conditions, but is garlic safe to use? This eMedTV segment addresses this question and takes an in-depth look at some of the important safety precautions and warnings with garlic. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/garlic/is-garlic-safe.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 17:26:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/healthy-heart/heart-healthy-foods.html Heart Healthy Foods <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/healthy-heart/heart-healthy-foods.html" >Heart Healthy Foods</a><br />Good examples of heart healthy foods include walnuts, salmon, and olive oil. As this eMedTV page explains, foods that are high in soluble fiber are also good for your heart. This article offers an in-depth look at foods that can help your heart. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/healthy-heart/heart-healthy-foods.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 12:20:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/aspirin-and-heart-attacks.html Aspirin and Heart Attacks <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/aspirin-and-heart-attacks.html" >Aspirin and Heart Attacks</a><br />This eMedTV article discusses research on aspirin as a heart attack prevention method in detail, including who should and should not take the drug and important considerations. Specific findings as they relate to men and women are also provided. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/aspirin-and-heart-attacks.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 22:35:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/causes-of-heart-attack.html Causes of Heart Attack <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/causes-of-heart-attack.html" >Causes of Heart Attack</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, the cause of a heart attack is a severely narrowed or completely blocked coronary artery that causes a decrease in oxygen and nutrients to the heart. This Web page describes these and other factors in detail. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/causes-of-heart-attack.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 10:03:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/cholesterol-and-heart-attack.html Cholesterol and Heart Attack <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/cholesterol-and-heart-attack.html" >Cholesterol and Heart Attack</a><br />As explained in this selection from the eMedTV archives, one of the risk factors for heart attacks is high cholesterol. This article discusses this topic in detail and explains how high cholesterol can increase your risk. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/cholesterol-and-heart-attack.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 10:33:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/diagnosing-heart-attacks.html Diagnosing Heart Attacks <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/diagnosing-heart-attacks.html" >Diagnosing Heart Attacks</a><br />Doctors diagnosing heart attacks will ask questions, perform a physical exam, and perform tests. This eMedTV segment discusses the tests doctors use when diagnosing heart attacks, such as EKGs, blood tests, and nuclear scans. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/diagnosing-heart-attacks.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 07:59:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/early-heart-attack-symptoms.html Early Heart Attack Symptoms <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/early-heart-attack-symptoms.html" >Early Heart Attack Symptoms</a><br />Nausea, shortness of breath, and chest pain are some of the possible early symptoms of a heart attack. As this eMedTV article explains, however, some people don't experience any pain. This page takes an in-depth look at other early symptoms. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/early-heart-attack-symptoms.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 23:12:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/haart-attack.html Haart Attack <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/haart-attack.html" >Haart Attack</a><br />A heart attack happens when the supply of blood and oxygen to part of the heart is blocked. This eMedTV page lists some of the risk factors for heart disease and describes symptoms that may occur. Haart attack is a common misspelling of heart attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/haart-attack.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 15:05:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/hart-attack.html Hart Attack <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/hart-attack.html" >Hart Attack</a><br />A heart attack occurs when the supply of blood and oxygen to an area of heart muscle is blocked. This eMedTV page lists symptoms of a heart attack and explains what treatments are available. Hart attack is a common misspelling of heart attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/hart-attack.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 21:27:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-atack.html Heart Atack <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-atack.html" >Heart Atack</a><br />This eMedTV page provides a brief overview of what happens during a heart attack, including possible symptoms of this life-threatening complication. This page also offers a link to more information. Heart atack is a common misspelling of heart attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-atack.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 04:10:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attac.html Heart Attac <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attac.html" >Heart Attac</a><br />Seek immediate medical care if you believe you are experiencing any signs of a heart attack. This eMedTV page describes possible symptoms of a heart attack, such as chest pain and shortness of breath. Heart attac is a common misspelling of heart attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attac.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 19:54:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-and-smoking.html Heart Attack and Smoking <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-and-smoking.html" >Heart Attack and Smoking</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, the link between having a heart attack and smoking tobacco is clear -- smoking greatly increases your risk of having a heart attack. This page offers the latest statistics on smoking and heart attacks. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-and-smoking.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 05:41:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-facts.html Heart Attack Facts <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-facts.html" >Heart Attack Facts</a><br />Knowing some key facts can help you recognize if you or someone else is having a heart attack. This eMedTV segment contains facts on heart attacks concerning risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-facts.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 09:22:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-medication.html Heart Attack Medication <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-medication.html" >Heart Attack Medication</a><br />Types of heart attack medication include thrombolytic drugs, beta blockers, nitrates, and anticoagulants. This eMedTV Web page provides details about other forms of heart attack medication and explains how these medicines are used. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-medication.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 03:47:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-recovery.html Heart Attack Recovery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-recovery.html" >Heart Attack Recovery</a><br />When you leave the hospital, your heart attack recovery period is just beginning. This section of the eMedTV library explains the importance of lifestyle changes, cardiac rehabilitation, and medications for a successful recovery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-recovery.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 16:49:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-symptoms.html Heart Attack Symptoms <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-symptoms.html" >Heart Attack Symptoms</a><br />Possible symptoms of a heart attack include chest pain, shortness of breath, and pain in the jaw or left shoulder. This eMedTV article discusses these symptoms in detail and provides a detailed list of signs that may indicate you are having a heart attack http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-symptoms.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 04:44:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-treatment.html Heart Attack Treatment <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-treatment.html" >Heart Attack Treatment</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, heart attack treatment options include medications to dissolve blood clots and procedures such as angioplasty and open heart surgery. This resource discusses the various treatment options for a heart attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-treatment.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 17:32:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-warning-signs.html Heart Attack Warning Signs <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-warning-signs.html" >Heart Attack Warning Signs</a><br />As this eMedTV resource explains, warning signs of a heart attack include chest pain, pain that spreads to other parts of the body, and shortness of breath. This article discusses how to recognize the warning signs, so you can get help right away. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack-warning-signs.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 23:08:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack.html Heart Attack <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack.html" >Heart Attack</a><br />A heart attack occurs when the supply of blood and oxygen to part of the heart is blocked. This eMedTV article explores the causes, symptoms, and treatment of heart attacks and provides links to additional resources. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attack.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 18:50:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attacke.html Heart Attacke <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attacke.html" >Heart Attacke</a><br />This eMedTV page offers an overview of a heart attack, a life-threatening problem that occurs when blood and oxygen are unable to reach the heart. This page also offers a link to more information. Heart attacke is a common misspelling of heart attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attacke.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 11:23:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attak.html Heart Attak <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attak.html" >Heart Attak</a><br />This eMedTV page describes possible symptoms of a heart attack, such as chest discomfort, shortness of breath, or pain in one or both arms. This page also explains what causes a heart attack. Heart attak is a common misspelling of heart attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heart-attak.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 09:22:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heartburn-or-heart-attack.html Heartburn or Heart Attack? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heartburn-or-heart-attack.html" >Heartburn or Heart Attack?</a><br />If you have chest pain, you may wonder if you're having heartburn or heart attack symptoms. This eMedTV Web page talks about the differences between these two conditions and explains what to do if you're not sure about which one you're experiencing. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/heartburn-or-heart-attack.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 14:15:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/prevent-a-heart-attack.html Prevent a Heart Attack <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/prevent-a-heart-attack.html" >Prevent a Heart Attack</a><br />By knowing the risk factors for heart disease, you may be able to prevent a heart attack. This eMedTV resource provides detailed information you can use as part of a prevention plan, including information about risk factors and how to manage them. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/prevent-a-heart-attack.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 09:29:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/preventing-heart-attacks.html Preventing Heart Attacks <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/preventing-heart-attacks.html" >Preventing Heart Attacks</a><br />Knowing your risk factors for heart disease or heart attack is the first step in heart attack prevention. This eMedTV article describes actions to take when trying to avoid heart attacks, such as monitoring your health and making lifestyle changes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/preventing-heart-attacks.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 02:29:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/symptoms-of-a-heart-attack-in-women.html Symptoms of a Heart Attack in Women <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/symptoms-of-a-heart-attack-in-women.html" >Symptoms of a Heart Attack in Women</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, symptoms of a heart attack in women can include chest pain, nausea, and an indigestion-type sensation. This page describes several symptoms and explains how they may differ from the classic symptoms seen in men. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/symptoms-of-a-heart-attack-in-women.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 03:30:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/symptoms-of-a-heart-attack.html Symptoms of a Heart Attack <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/symptoms-of-a-heart-attack.html" >Symptoms of a Heart Attack</a><br />Common symptoms of a heart attack include shortness of breath, chest pain, and nausea. This portion of the eMedTV archives lists several other symptoms and stresses the importance of quickly seeking help if you are experiencing any of them. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/symptoms-of-a-heart-attack.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 01:46:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/women-and-heart-attacks.html Women and Heart Attacks <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/women-and-heart-attacks.html" >Women and Heart Attacks</a><br />There is a mistaken belief that heart attacks can only occur in men. This eMedTV article debunks this misconception about heart attacks and women; in fact, women make up half of all heart attack deaths. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-attack/women-and-heart-attacks.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 01:06:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/an-overview-of-heart-disease-video.html An Overview of Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/an-overview-of-heart-disease-video.html" >An Overview of Heart Disease</a><br />This video segment provides an overview of heart disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/an-overview-of-heart-disease-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/diagnosing-heart-disease-video.html Diagnosing Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/diagnosing-heart-disease-video.html" >Diagnosing Heart Disease</a><br />Several tests to look for heart disease are available, which this media clip describes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/diagnosing-heart-disease-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-procedures----angioplasty-video.html Heart Disease Procedures -- Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-procedures----angioplasty-video.html" >Heart Disease Procedures -- Angioplasty</a><br />This video discusses cardiac catheterization with angioplasty and stent placement. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-procedures----angioplasty-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-procedures----cardiac-catheterization-video.html Heart Disease Procedures -- Cardiac Catheterization <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-procedures----cardiac-catheterization-video.html" >Heart Disease Procedures -- Cardiac Catheterization</a><br />This video clip describes what happens during a cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-procedures----cardiac-catheterization-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-surgery---bypass-surgery-video.html Heart Disease Surgery-- Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-surgery---bypass-surgery-video.html" >Heart Disease Surgery-- Bypass Surgery</a><br />This video explains what happens during a coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-surgery---bypass-surgery-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-tests----exercise-stress-test-video.html Heart Disease Tests -- Exercise Stress Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-tests----exercise-stress-test-video.html" >Heart Disease Tests -- Exercise Stress Test</a><br />This interactive video describes what happens during an exercise stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-tests----exercise-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-tests----nuclear-scan-stress-test-video.html Heart Disease Tests -- Nuclear Scan Stress Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-tests----nuclear-scan-stress-test-video.html" >Heart Disease Tests -- Nuclear Scan Stress Test</a><br />This video explains what to expect during a nuclear scan stress test procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-tests----nuclear-scan-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-treatments-video.html Heart Disease Treatments <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-treatments-video.html" >Heart Disease Treatments</a><br />Various treatments for heart disease are available, which this video clip describes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/heart-disease-treatments-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/understanding-blocked-coronary-arteries-video.html Understanding Blocked Coronary Arteries <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/understanding-blocked-coronary-arteries-video.html" >Understanding Blocked Coronary Arteries</a><br />This video clip talks about blocked coronary arteries and the problems they can cause. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease-video/understanding-blocked-coronary-arteries-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/alcohol-and-heart-disease.html Alcohol and Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/alcohol-and-heart-disease.html" >Alcohol and Heart Disease</a><br />As explained in this eMedTV article, while studies on heart disease and alcohol have shown positive effects associated with moderate drinking, too much can cause serious heath problems. The key is moderation: no more than 1 to 2 drinks per day. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/alcohol-and-heart-disease.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 15:11:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/amiodarone-premixed-injection-information.html Amiodarone Premixed Injection Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/amiodarone-premixed-injection-information.html" >Amiodarone Premixed Injection Information</a><br />A doctor may prescribe amiodarone premixed injection to treat certain types of irregular heart rhythms. This eMedTV article features a brief overview of amiodarone premixed injection, with information on side effects, how to use it, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/amiodarone-premixed-injection-information.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 12:24:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/amlodipine-besylate.html Amlodipine Besylate <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/amlodipine-besylate.html" >Amlodipine Besylate</a><br />Amlodipine besylate is used to treat high blood pressure, angina, and coronary heart failure. This eMedTV page further discusses this prescription drug, including information on how amlodipine besylate works, dosing tips, and potential side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/amlodipine-besylate.html Thu, 6 Jun 2013 20:50:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/angina-information.html Angina Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/angina-information.html" >Angina Information</a><br />This eMedTV page offers information on angina pectoris, a type of chest pain that occurs when the heart does not get enough oxygen. This page explores what this condition is and what triggers it. A link to more details is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/angina-information.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 04:07:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/angina-pectoris.html Angina Pectoris <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/angina-pectoris.html" >Angina Pectoris</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, angina pectoris is often characterized by chest pain and discomfort. However, other symptoms are also possible. This article looks at some of the other signs of this condition and explores the different types of angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/angina-pectoris.html Tue, 25 Jun 2013 02:23:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/aspirin-and-heart-disease.html Aspirin and Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/aspirin-and-heart-disease.html" >Aspirin and Heart Disease</a><br />This eMedTV article discusses heart disease and aspirin, and provides general guidelines for who should take aspirin. However, this approach should be discussed with your doctor first to weigh the risks of aspirin versus the benefits. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/aspirin-and-heart-disease.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 01:56:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/atherosclerosis-disease.html Atherosclerosis Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/atherosclerosis-disease.html" >Atherosclerosis Disease</a><br />This selection of the eMedTV archives provides a brief overview of atherosclerosis, a disease that causes blood vessels to harden. This segment addresses how the disease develops, symptoms, and treatment options, with a link to more information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/atherosclerosis-disease.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 20:07:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/betapace-medication-information.html Betapace Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/betapace-medication-information.html" >Betapace Medication Information</a><br />Are you looking for information on Betapace? This eMedTV segment gives an overview of this heart medication, with details on the conditions it can treat, dosing guidelines, and safety warnings. A link to more information is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/betapace-medication-information.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 09:16:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/brilinta-medication-information.html Brilinta Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/brilinta-medication-information.html" >Brilinta Medication Information</a><br />This part of the eMedTV site offers some basic information on Brilinta, a medication used to prevent blood clots, heart attacks, and strokes in certain people. This article gives a brief overview of the drug and provides a link to more details. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/brilinta-medication-information.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 23:52:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cardene-drug-information.html Cardene Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cardene-drug-information.html" >Cardene Drug Information</a><br />Are you looking for information on the drug Cardene? This eMedTV resource is a great place to start. It provides a brief overview, discussing how this medicine works, how it performed in clinical studies, and important safety considerations. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cardene-drug-information.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 18:06:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cardiac-rehabilitation.html Cardiac Rehabilitation <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cardiac-rehabilitation.html" >Cardiac Rehabilitation</a><br />Some type of rehab program will likely be recommended for a person with heart disease. This eMedTV page briefly discusses cardiac rehabilitation, with a look at the different parts of the program and specific situations in which it will be recommended. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cardiac-rehabilitation.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 23:48:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cardiovascular-diseases.html Cardiovascular Diseases <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cardiovascular-diseases.html" >Cardiovascular Diseases</a><br />This segment of the eMedTV archives gives a few examples of cardiovascular diseases and explains how common they are. This is a broad topic, with a wide range of symptoms, causes, and so on, so a link to more detailed information is included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cardiovascular-diseases.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:35:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cardizem-drug-information.html Cardizem Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cardizem-drug-information.html" >Cardizem Drug Information</a><br />This eMedTV Web segment looks at Cardizem. Drug information discussed includes possible side effects (including sexual side effects), warnings, precautions, drug interactions, and dosing. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cardizem-drug-information.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 14:15:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cartia-xt-capsules.html Cartia XT Capsules <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cartia-xt-capsules.html" >Cartia XT Capsules</a><br />Available in the form of a capsule, Cartia XT is a drug used to reduce blood pressure and treat angina. This eMedTV resource gives a brief overview of this product, with a description of how it works and a link to more in-depth information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cartia-xt-capsules.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 00:25:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/causes-of-heart-disease.html Causes of Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/causes-of-heart-disease.html" >Causes of Heart Disease</a><br />This eMedTV page examines the causes of heart disease, which involve a hardening or narrowing of the arteries. While not causes of the condition per se, certain risk factors (such as having diabetes) can increase a person's chances of developing it. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/causes-of-heart-disease.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 12:24:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/centrum-cardio-multivitamin-tablets.html Centrum Cardio Multivitamin Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/centrum-cardio-multivitamin-tablets.html" >Centrum Cardio Multivitamin Tablets</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, Centrum Cardio is a cholesterol-lowering multivitamin that comes in the form of oral tablets. This article describes how this supplement is thought to reduce cholesterol and explains when and how to take it. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/centrum-cardio-multivitamin-tablets.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 22:44:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/choline-fenofibrate-information.html Choline Fenofibrate Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/choline-fenofibrate-information.html" >Choline Fenofibrate Information</a><br />This eMedTV Web resource discusses choline fenofibrate, a drug used to treat unhealthy cholesterol and triglyceride levels. This article gives a brief overview of choline fenofibrate, with information on how to take it, safety warnings, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/choline-fenofibrate-information.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 12:30:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/clopidogrel-bisulfate.html Clopidogrel Bisulfate <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/clopidogrel-bisulfate.html" >Clopidogrel Bisulfate</a><br />Clopidogrel bisulfate is used to prevent blood clots after a heart attack, stroke, or severe chest pain. This eMedTV Web page gives a brief overview of this antiplatelet drug, including how to take it and what to expect. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/clopidogrel-bisulfate.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 16:56:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coq10-liquid-supplements.html CoQ10 Liquid Supplements <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coq10-liquid-supplements.html" >CoQ10 Liquid Supplements</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, the supplement CoQ10 is taken for a variety of reasons and is sold in many forms, including a liquid, powder, and tablets. This article describes this substance in more detail, with more information on why people take it. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coq10-liquid-supplements.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 14:55:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coreg-cr-medication-information.html Coreg CR Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coreg-cr-medication-information.html" >Coreg CR Medication Information</a><br />Coreg CR, a beta blocker, is used to treat certain conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV selection offers more information on this medication, including how to take it and what to discuss with your healthcare provider. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coreg-cr-medication-information.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 22:08:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coronary-angioplasty.html Coronary Angioplasty <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coronary-angioplasty.html" >Coronary Angioplasty</a><br />If you have blocked coronary arteries, you may benefit from a procedure called angioplasty. This eMedTV Web page offers an overview of this topic, with information on how an angioplasty is performed, possible complications, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coronary-angioplasty.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 16:09:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coronary-atherectomy.html Coronary Atherectomy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coronary-atherectomy.html" >Coronary Atherectomy</a><br />With an atherectomy, coronary arteries are cleared of blockages, and sometimes a stent is placed as well. This eMedTV resource briefly describes what happens during this procedure and lists possible complications to be aware of. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coronary-atherectomy.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 08:42:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coumadin-medication-information.html Coumadin Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coumadin-medication-information.html" >Coumadin Medication Information</a><br />Coumadin is a prescription medicine approved for the treatment and prevention of blood clots. This eMedTV resource provides more Coumadin medication information, including details on how it works and important warnings and precautions for the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/coumadin-medication-information.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 03:00:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cure-for-heart-disease.html Cure for Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cure-for-heart-disease.html" >Cure for Heart Disease</a><br />This eMedTV Web page explains that, while there is no heart disease cure, you can help prevent it or minimize its effects by adopting a healthier lifestyle, which includes regular exercise, routine checkups, and maintaining a healthy weight. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/cure-for-heart-disease.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 04:51:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/dabigatran-drug-information.html Dabigatran Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/dabigatran-drug-information.html" >Dabigatran Drug Information</a><br />Dabigatran is a drug that helps prevent strokes and blood clots in people with atrial fibrillation. This eMedTV page offers more information on dabigatran, explaining the drug's dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and safety precautions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/dabigatran-drug-information.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 06:11:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/description-of-angina.html Description of Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/description-of-angina.html" >Description of Angina</a><br />This eMedTV Web article gives a brief description of angina, a certain type of chest pain. This resource looks at what causes angina and how the condition is treated. Also included is a link to more detailed information on this topic. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/description-of-angina.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 08:39:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/dha-supplement-information.html DHA Supplement Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/dha-supplement-information.html" >DHA Supplement Information</a><br />This eMedTV article discusses the supplement DHA. Information included in this segment includes why some people take it and the results of clinical trials. A link to more information is also provided. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/dha-supplement-information.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 03:43:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/diet-and-heart-disease.html Diet and Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/diet-and-heart-disease.html" >Diet and Heart Disease</a><br />While not directly related, diet has an effect on several risk factors for heart disease. This eMedTV article discusses the relationship between heart disease and diet, and provides information about heart-healthy diets, such as DASH and TLC. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/diet-and-heart-disease.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 16:59:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/diltiazem-hcl.html Diltiazem HCL <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/diltiazem-hcl.html" >Diltiazem HCL</a><br />Diltiazem hydrochloride (HCl) is a drug used to treat hypertension and angina. This page from the eMedTV site tells you what you need to know about this calcium channel blocker, including how it works, the forms in which it is available, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/diltiazem-hcl.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 00:59:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/dofetilide-medication-information.html Dofetilide Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/dofetilide-medication-information.html" >Dofetilide Medication Information</a><br />A healthcare provider may prescribe dofetilide to treat certain types of an irregular heart rate. This eMedTV page offers a brief overview on dofetilide, with information on uses for this medication, potentially dangerous side effects, and dosing tips. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/dofetilide-medication-information.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 13:34:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/effient-medication-information.html Effient Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/effient-medication-information.html" >Effient Medication Information</a><br />Effient is a potentially life-saving drug that is used in serious situations, such as after a heart attack. This eMedTV page offers more information on Effient, including details on how the medication works, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/effient-medication-information.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 18:50:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/facts-about-heart-disease.html Facts About Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/facts-about-heart-disease.html" >Facts About Heart Disease</a><br />This eMedTV page shares important facts about heart disease and provides links to more information. By arming yourself with this knowledge, you can make lifestyle choices that prevent heart disease or minimize its impact if you already have it. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/facts-about-heart-disease.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 23:58:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/felodipine-medication.html Felodipine Medication <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/felodipine-medication.html" >Felodipine Medication</a><br />This eMedTV resource takes a look at felodipine, a medication used to help lower blood pressure. This segment explains how it works, lists possible side effects, and addresses a couple of safety concerns, with a link to even more information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/felodipine-medication.html Mon, 11 Nov 2013 13:10:46 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/fenofibric-acid-drug-information.html Fenofibric Acid Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/fenofibric-acid-drug-information.html" >Fenofibric Acid Drug Information</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, if you have unhealthy cholesterol or triglyceride levels, your doctor may recommend a drug called fenofibric acid. This article gives a brief description of this medicine, including information on how it works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/fenofibric-acid-drug-information.html Mon, 11 Nov 2013 18:03:57 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/fenoglide-medication-information.html Fenoglide Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/fenoglide-medication-information.html" >Fenoglide Medication Information</a><br />Fenoglide is a fibrate drug used to treat high triglycerides and unhealthy cholesterol levels. This eMedTV page offers more information on this medicine, including how Fenoglide works and what to discuss with your healthcare provider before taking it. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/fenoglide-medication-information.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 06:41:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/fish-oil-and-heart-disease.html Fish Oil and Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/fish-oil-and-heart-disease.html" >Fish Oil and Heart Disease</a><br />Fish oil, whether through diet or supplements, has benefits for people with risk factors for heart disease. This eMedTV page discusses treating heart disease with fish oil, including information about who might benefit from it and recommended amounts. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/fish-oil-and-heart-disease.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:36:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/fish-oil-capsules.html Fish Oil Capsules <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/fish-oil-capsules.html" >Fish Oil Capsules</a><br />This eMedTV page takes a look at the use of fish oil capsules as a dietary supplement. It explores the alleged benefits and reminds readers that there are precautions and warnings to keep in mind. There is also a link to a detailed article on the topic. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/fish-oil-capsules.html Fri, 24 Jan 2014 12:25:54 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/flaxseed-oil-capsules.html Flaxseed Oil Capsules <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/flaxseed-oil-capsules.html" >Flaxseed Oil Capsules</a><br />This page of the eMedTV library explores the use of flaxseed oil capsules to improve heart health. This segment explains why this supplement may not be as beneficial as you think, offers a couple of safety concerns, and links to more information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/flaxseed-oil-capsules.html Fri, 24 Jan 2014 12:27:43 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/flecainide-acetate-information.html Flecainide Acetate Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/flecainide-acetate-information.html" >Flecainide Acetate Information</a><br />People who have problems with their heart rhythm may benefit from a medication called flecainide acetate. This eMedTV article contains more information, including potential side effects and why flecainide acetate may need to be started in the hospital. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/flecainide-acetate-information.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 00:39:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/garlic-supplements.html Garlic Supplements <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/garlic-supplements.html" >Garlic Supplements</a><br />People take garlic supplements for many reasons, such as improved heart health. This page from the eMedTV Web site gives a brief overview of this product, with details on what to discuss with your healthcare provider. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/garlic-supplements.html Fri, 31 May 2013 19:00:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/haart-disease.html Haart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/haart-disease.html" >Haart Disease</a><br />Heart disease occurs as a result of plaque buildup in the coronary arteries. This eMedTV Web page describes symptoms of heart disease and explores various treatment options for the condition. Haart disease is a common misspelling of heart disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/haart-disease.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 00:19:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/hart-disease.html Hart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/hart-disease.html" >Hart Disease</a><br />Heart disease occurs when the coronary arteries become clogged with fatty deposits. This eMedTV resource lists risk factors for heart disease and explains how the condition can be controlled. Hart disease is a common misspelling of heart disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/hart-disease.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 01:16:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-attack-info.html Heart Attack Info <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-attack-info.html" >Heart Attack Info</a><br />This part of the eMedTV site provides some basic info on the life-threatening event known as a heart attack. Symptoms and treatment options are discussed, and a link to more in-depth information is also provided. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-attack-info.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 15:48:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-attack-information.html Heart Attack Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-attack-information.html" >Heart Attack Information</a><br />A heart attack can occur when the supply of blood and oxygen to part of the heart is blocked. This eMedTV segment takes a quick look at heart attacks, with information on common symptoms and why it's necessary to seek immediate medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-attack-information.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 20:07:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-bypass-surgery-complications.html Heart Bypass Surgery Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-bypass-surgery-complications.html" >Heart Bypass Surgery Complications</a><br />Some of the potential complications of heart bypass surgery include infections and nausea. This eMedTV article provides information on other complications that may occur, including a link to more details on this topic. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-bypass-surgery-complications.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 06:21:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-bypass-surgery.html Heart Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-bypass-surgery.html" >Heart Bypass Surgery</a><br />This segment from the eMedTV archives presents a brief overview of what happens during a heart bypass surgery, the expected results, and possible complications. Also included is a link to more information on this topic. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-bypass-surgery.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 22:44:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-catheterization-procedure.html Heart Catheterization Procedure <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-catheterization-procedure.html" >Heart Catheterization Procedure</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, a catheterization procedure may be performed on the heart in order to determine the cause of symptoms; treatment will also be influenced by the results. This article briefly describes how this procedure is carried out. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-catheterization-procedure.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 19:23:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-decease.html Heart Decease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-decease.html" >Heart Decease</a><br />Heart disease is a serious condition caused by plaque buildup in the arteries. This eMedTV Web page lists common symptoms of heart disease and explains what treatments are available. Heart desease is a common misspelling of heart disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-decease.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 03:33:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-desease.html Heart Desease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-desease.html" >Heart Desease</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, heart disease usually takes years to progress to the point where symptoms appear. This page offers a brief overview of heart disease and a link to more information. Heart desease is a common misspelling of heart disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-desease.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 01:06:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-dicease.html Heart Dicease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-dicease.html" >Heart Dicease</a><br />Heart disease, caused by plaque buildup, weakens the heart muscle and can lead to heart failure. This eMedTV page lists symptoms of heart disease and explains ways to help prevent the condition. Heart dicease is a common misspelling of heart disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-dicease.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 21:24:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-and-exercise.html Heart Disease and Exercise <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-and-exercise.html" >Heart Disease and Exercise</a><br />As explained in this eMedTV page, researchers studying heart disease and exercise have found that engaging in moderate-level exercise can reduce the risk of developing the condition. This article also offers tips for becoming more physically active. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-and-exercise.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:16:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-diagnosis.html Heart Disease Diagnosis <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-diagnosis.html" >Heart Disease Diagnosis</a><br />As this eMedTV Web page explains, in order to diagnose heart disease, the doctor will consider your symptoms, perform a physical exam, and recommend certain tests, such as stress tests or an electrocardiogram (EKG/ECG). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-diagnosis.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 01:09:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-in-women.html Heart Disease in Women <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-in-women.html" >Heart Disease in Women</a><br />Can women get heart disease? Yes, as this eMedTV article explains -- and it's more common than most people think. This resource gives some statistics on how this disease affects women and includes a link to more detailed information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-in-women.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 02:26:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-information.html Heart Disease Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-information.html" >Heart Disease Information</a><br />If you are looking for information on heart disease, this eMedTV article is a great place to start. It explains what heart disease is and lists some of the ways in which it can be controlled. A link to more detailed information is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-information.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 13:11:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-prevention.html Heart Disease Prevention <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-prevention.html" >Heart Disease Prevention</a><br />As explained in this eMedTV segment, avoiding heart disease often involves making lifestyle changes, such as quitting smoking, losing weight, and exercising more. This article also describes other aspects of heart disease prevention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-prevention.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 18:06:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-research.html Heart Disease Research <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-research.html" >Heart Disease Research</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, research is being done to improve how heart disease is diagnosed, treated, and prevented. This page offers an overview of current areas of research and looks at the potential benefits of participating in research studies. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-research.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 08:02:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-risk-factors.html Heart Disease Risk Factors <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-risk-factors.html" >Heart Disease Risk Factors</a><br />Having high cholesterol and a family history of early heart disease are possible heart disease risk factors. This eMedTV article discusses these and other risk factors, and offers tips for reducing or eliminating those you can control. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-risk-factors.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 23:52:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-risk.html Heart Disease Risk <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-risk.html" >Heart Disease Risk</a><br />This eMedTV page can help you determine your risk for heart disease over the next 10 years. Specifically, it describes calculations that can help predict your chances of developing angina pectoris, having a heart attack, or dying from heart disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-risk.html Wed, 29 Jan 2014 16:21:21 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-symptoms.html Heart Disease Symptoms <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-symptoms.html" >Heart Disease Symptoms</a><br />Common symptoms of heart disease include chest pain, shortness of breath, and nausea. This page on the eMedTV Web site discusses these and other signs and symptoms, including those associated with a heart attack. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-symptoms.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 11:07:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-treatment.html Heart Disease Treatment <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-treatment.html" >Heart Disease Treatment</a><br />Treating heart disease is a lifelong process. This portion of the eMedTV archives provides details about different aspects of treatment for heart disease, including lifestyle changes, medications, procedures and surgery, and cardiac rehab. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-treatment.html Wed, 29 Jan 2014 16:25:32 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-treatments.html Heart Disease Treatments <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-treatments.html" >Heart Disease Treatments</a><br />Lifestyle changes, medications, and coronary angioplasty are some of the treatments used for heart disease. This eMedTV segment gives a brief overview of how this condition is treated and includes a link to more information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-treatments.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 10:36:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease.html Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease.html" >Heart Disease</a><br />This eMedTV article takes an in-depth look at the most common type of heart disease, including information about risk factors, symptoms, and treatment and prevention options. It also offers a list of statistics on this disease in the United States. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-disease.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 06:08:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-medications.html Heart Medications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-medications.html" >Heart Medications</a><br />Types of medications used to treat heart disease include anticoagulants, beta blockers, and nitrates. This eMedTV page explores the medications that are used to treat symptoms of the condition, as well as those used to prevent or minimize risk factors. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/heart-medications.html Sun, 26 Jan 2014 16:28:43 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/icosapent-ethyl-drug-information.html Icosapent Ethyl Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/icosapent-ethyl-drug-information.html" >Icosapent Ethyl Drug Information</a><br />Adults with very high triglyceride levels may benefit from icosapent ethyl. This eMedTV page contains more information on icosapent ethyl, including how the drug works, possible side effects, and why it may not be safe for some people. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/icosapent-ethyl-drug-information.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 09:26:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/information-on-heart-disease.html Information on Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/information-on-heart-disease.html" >Information on Heart Disease</a><br />Heart disease weakens the heart muscle and can lead to heart failure. This eMedTV selection provides a quick overview of heart disease, with information on symptoms, treatment, and more. Also included is a link to more resources. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/information-on-heart-disease.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 21:24:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/metoprolol-drug-information.html Metoprolol Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/metoprolol-drug-information.html" >Metoprolol Drug Information</a><br />Your healthcare provider may prescribe metoprolol if you have high blood pressure. This eMedTV segment features some basic drug information on metoprolol, including a list of its other uses. A link to more details is also provided. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/metoprolol-drug-information.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 00:22:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/mexiletine-drug-information.html Mexiletine Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/mexiletine-drug-information.html" >Mexiletine Drug Information</a><br />Mexiletine is taken every 8 or 12 hours to treat potentially life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias. This eMedTV segment presents a brief overview on mexiletine, with information on what this drug is used for, how it works, side effects, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/mexiletine-drug-information.html Fri, 31 May 2013 19:00:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/minitran-medication-information.html Minitran Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/minitran-medication-information.html" >Minitran Medication Information</a><br />If you have angina (chest pain), you may benefit from Minitran, a skin patch that contains nitroglycerin. This eMedTV resource offers more information on this medication, including what to discuss with your healthcare provider before using Minitran. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/minitran-medication-information.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 12:27:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nadolol-medication-information.html Nadolol Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nadolol-medication-information.html" >Nadolol Medication Information</a><br />Nadolol is a prescription beta blocker medicine approved to treat angina and high blood pressure. This eMedTV resource includes more information on this medication and explains what you should discuss with your doctor before using nadolol. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nadolol-medication-information.html Thu, 6 Jun 2013 20:50:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/natural-approach-to-heart-disease.html Natural Approach to Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/natural-approach-to-heart-disease.html" >Natural Approach to Heart Disease</a><br />As explained in this eMedTV segment, a natural approach to heart disease often involves making lifestyle changes, such as quitting smoking, losing weight, adopting sensible eating habits, and exercising more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/natural-approach-to-heart-disease.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 18:43:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nicardipine-sr-information.html Nicardipine SR Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nicardipine-sr-information.html" >Nicardipine SR Information</a><br />If you have high blood pressure, you may have heard about nicardipine SR, a calcium channel blocker. This eMedTV Web resource offers some basic information on nicardipine SR, including what to discuss with your doctor before starting treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nicardipine-sr-information.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 16:59:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nifedical-xl-drug-information.html Nifedical XL Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nifedical-xl-drug-information.html" >Nifedical XL Drug Information</a><br />Are you looking for information about Nifedical XL? This part of the eMedTV site briefly explores this drug, including how to take it, what to discuss with your healthcare provider, and more. A link to more in-depth information is also provided. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nifedical-xl-drug-information.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 09:59:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitro-bid-drug-information.html Nitro-Bid Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitro-bid-drug-information.html" >Nitro-Bid Drug Information</a><br />This eMedTV resource discusses some basic information on Nitro-Bid, a drug used to prevent chest pain in people with coronary heart disease. This article also explains how this prescription medicine works, possible side effects, and safety precautions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitro-bid-drug-information.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 20:10:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitro-dur-medication-information.html Nitro-Dur Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitro-dur-medication-information.html" >Nitro-Dur Medication Information</a><br />Nitro-Dur is a prescription skin patch used to prevent chest pain (angina). This selection from the eMedTV Web site provides more information on Nitro-Dur, explaining the medication's dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and safety precautions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitro-dur-medication-information.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 05:04:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitroglycerin-spray-information.html Nitroglycerin Spray Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitroglycerin-spray-information.html" >Nitroglycerin Spray Information</a><br />This eMedTV page offers information on nitroglycerin spray, a drug prescribed to relieve attacks of chest pain. This page gives a brief overview of how the medicine works, dosing tips, and safety precautions. A link to more details is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitroglycerin-spray-information.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 01:12:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitrolingual-spray-information.html Nitrolingual Spray Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitrolingual-spray-information.html" >Nitrolingual Spray Information</a><br />This segment of the eMedTV archives provides some basic information on Nitrolingual, a spray used to both treat and prevent angina. This article discusses what to discuss with your doctor before beginning treatment and includes a link to more details. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitrolingual-spray-information.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 00:59:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitrostat-medication-information.html Nitrostat Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitrostat-medication-information.html" >Nitrostat Medication Information</a><br />This eMedTV article presents some basic information on Nitrostat, a medication used to relieve, and in some cases prevent, chest pain in people with coronary heart disease. This page also explains how this prescription drug works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/nitrostat-medication-information.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 21:58:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/obesity-and-heart-disease.html Obesity and Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/obesity-and-heart-disease.html" >Obesity and Heart Disease</a><br />There is a strong relationship between heart disease and obesity. This segment of the eMedTV archives explains the link between the two and provides tools to help you determine if you are overweight or obese. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/obesity-and-heart-disease.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 05:00:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/off-pump-bypass-surgery-complications.html Off-Pump Bypass Surgery Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/off-pump-bypass-surgery-complications.html" >Off-Pump Bypass Surgery Complications</a><br />Nausea, vomiting, and minor bleeding are some of the common complications of off-pump bypass surgery. This eMedTV Web page takes a closer look at other complications that can occur and includes a link to more detailed information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/off-pump-bypass-surgery-complications.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 23:08:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/off-pump-cabg.html Off-Pump CABG <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/off-pump-cabg.html" >Off-Pump CABG</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, a coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) can be performed off-pump or with a traditional bypass. This segment explains when this procedure is performed and what it is designed to achieve, with a link to more information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/off-pump-cabg.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 19:23:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters-(fish-oil).html Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters (Fish Oil) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters-(fish-oil).html" >Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters (Fish Oil)</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, omega-3-acid ethyl esters is a fish oil product that is available by prescription only. This article tells you what you need to know about why people take it, what to expect, and what to discuss with your healthcare provider. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters-(fish-oil).html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 01:52:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/omega-3-supplements.html Omega-3 Supplements <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/omega-3-supplements.html" >Omega-3 Supplements</a><br />If your diet is not providing enough omega-3 fatty acids, you may be interested in taking a supplement. This eMedTV resource talks about supplementing your diet with this important macronutrient, including side effects to be aware of. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/omega-3-supplements.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 10:06:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/pitavastatin-drug-information.html Pitavastatin Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/pitavastatin-drug-information.html" >Pitavastatin Drug Information</a><br />Pitavastatin is a prescribed drug used to treat high cholesterol. This selection from the eMedTV Web site offers more information on pitavastatin, explaining the drug's dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and general safety precautions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/pitavastatin-drug-information.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 07:18:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/plant-sterol-supplements.html Plant Sterol Supplements <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/plant-sterol-supplements.html" >Plant Sterol Supplements</a><br />This eMedTV article contains information on plant sterol supplements, which are used to lower cholesterol and reduce the risk of heart disease. This resource explores the health claims for these supplements and includes a link to more information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/plant-sterol-supplements.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 09:29:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/prevent-heart-disease.html Prevent Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/prevent-heart-disease.html" >Prevent Heart Disease</a><br />Can heart disease be prevented? This eMedTV segment explores this topic, listing some of the factors known to reduce your risk, such as quitting smoking, getting more physical activity, and possibly taking medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/prevent-heart-disease.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 02:16:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/preventing-heart-disease.html Preventing Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/preventing-heart-disease.html" >Preventing Heart Disease</a><br />This page of the eMedTV library explains the role of lifestyle changes (such as quitting smoking) in preventing heart disease. It also discusses how knowing your personal risk factors and making good health choices can prevent or minimize risk. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/preventing-heart-disease.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 02:20:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/prevention-of-heart-disease.html Prevention of Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/prevention-of-heart-disease.html" >Prevention of Heart Disease</a><br />Quitting smoking is one of the most effective ways of reducing your risk for heart disease. This eMedTV article gives a brief overview of heart disease prevention and includes a link to more detailed information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/prevention-of-heart-disease.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 04:54:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/prinivil-medicine.html Prinivil Medicine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/prinivil-medicine.html" >Prinivil Medicine</a><br />Available by prescription only, Prinivil is a medicine used for high blood pressure and other conditions. This eMedTV selection gives a brief overview of this drug, with helpful information on what to expect. A link to more details is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/prinivil-medicine.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 13:48:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/procardia-drug-information.html Procardia Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/procardia-drug-information.html" >Procardia Drug Information</a><br />Are you looking for information about Procardia? This eMedTV selection takes a quick look at this calcium channel blocker, with information on specific conditions it can treat, how often it can be taken, and more. A link to more details is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/procardia-drug-information.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:16:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/propafenone-drug-information.html Propafenone Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/propafenone-drug-information.html" >Propafenone Drug Information</a><br />A healthcare provider may prescribe propafenone to treat certain types of irregular heart rhythms. This eMedTV segment features a brief overview on propafenone, with information on specific uses of this drug, possible side effects, and dosing tips. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/propafenone-drug-information.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 01:46:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/propranolol-hydrochloride.html Propranolol Hydrochloride <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/propranolol-hydrochloride.html" >Propranolol Hydrochloride</a><br />If you have high blood pressure, you may have heard about propranolol hydrochloride. This eMedTV Web resource takes a quick look at this beta blocker, with details on available forms and what else it can be used for. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/propranolol-hydrochloride.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 10:03:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/ramipril-tablets.html Ramipril Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/ramipril-tablets.html" >Ramipril Tablets</a><br />This eMedTV article gives some basic information on ramipril tablets, which are mainly used to treat high blood pressure and congestive heart failure. This Web page also covers side effects and includes a link to more details. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/ramipril-tablets.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 02:56:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/ranexa-medication-information.html Ranexa Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/ranexa-medication-information.html" >Ranexa Medication Information</a><br />A healthcare provider may prescribe Ranexa to help control angina (chest pain) in adults. This eMedTV Web page contains more information on this medication, including why Ranexa may not be safe for some people, dosing tips, and potential side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/ranexa-medication-information.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 04:10:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/remembering-to-take-your-heart-medicine.html Remembering to Take Your Heart Medicine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/remembering-to-take-your-heart-medicine.html" >Remembering to Take Your Heart Medicine</a><br />This eMedTV article provides suggestions for remembering to take your heart medicine, such as using a weekly pillbox, placing reminder notes around the house, or programming a startup message into your computer. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/remembering-to-take-your-heart-medicine.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 13:44:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/reversing-heart-disease.html Reversing Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/reversing-heart-disease.html" >Reversing Heart Disease</a><br />While it's unknown if reversing heart disease is possible, certain drugs have shown promise. This eMedTV Web page explores a few of the research studies on these drugs, including studies of statins that demonstrated a reduction in plaque buildup. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/reversing-heart-disease.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 09:09:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/risk-factors-for-heart-disease-in-women.html Risk Factors for Heart Disease in Women <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/risk-factors-for-heart-disease-in-women.html" >Risk Factors for Heart Disease in Women</a><br />Unfortunately, some doctors don't discuss heart disease risk factors in women with their patients. This eMedTV article discusses risk factors for heart disease in detail and offers tips to help women take a more active role in their healthcare. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/risk-factors-for-heart-disease-in-women.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 04:20:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/risk-factors-for-heart-disease.html Risk Factors for Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/risk-factors-for-heart-disease.html" >Risk Factors for Heart Disease</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, heart disease risk factors include having high cholesterol, being overweight, and smoking. This article discusses these and other risk factors in detail and provides links to additional resources. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/risk-factors-for-heart-disease.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 09:22:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/rythmol-sr-drug-information.html Rythmol SR Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/rythmol-sr-drug-information.html" >Rythmol SR Drug Information</a><br />People with a certain abnormal heart rhythm called atrial fibrillation may receive a drug called Rythmol SR. This eMedTV segment covers information on Rythmol SR, including how to take it, safety concerns, and side effects. It also links to more details. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/rythmol-sr-drug-information.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 18:06:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/smoking-and-heart-disease.html Smoking and Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/smoking-and-heart-disease.html" >Smoking and Heart Disease</a><br />This eMedTV article provides an in-depth look at the link between heart disease and smoking. It also includes tips for preparing to quit, actually quitting, and what to do if you have a setback. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/smoking-and-heart-disease.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 13:11:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/statistics-on-heart-disease.html Statistics on Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/statistics-on-heart-disease.html" >Statistics on Heart Disease</a><br />An estimated 11.5 percent of Americans had some form of heart disease in 2004. This eMedTV resource provides other heart disease statistics, including facts and figures about risk factors and associated costs. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/statistics-on-heart-disease.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 19:36:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/stress-and-heart-disease.html Stress and Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/stress-and-heart-disease.html" >Stress and Heart Disease</a><br />This eMedTV resource discusses the indirect (and possibly direct) links between heart disease and stress, including information about how stress can trigger a heart attack. It also offers tips for making healthy choices to cope with stress. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/stress-and-heart-disease.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 17:05:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/symptoms-of-heart-disease-in-women.html Symptoms of Heart Disease in Women <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/symptoms-of-heart-disease-in-women.html" >Symptoms of Heart Disease in Women</a><br />Common symptoms of heart disease in women include chest pain, shortness of breath, sweating, and nausea. This eMedTV article discusses these and other symptoms a woman may have, including information about recognizing the symptoms of heart attacks. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/symptoms-of-heart-disease-in-women.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 16:12:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/symptoms-of-heart-disease.html Symptoms of Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/symptoms-of-heart-disease.html" >Symptoms of Heart Disease</a><br />It often takes many years for symptoms of heart disease to develop. As this eMedTV resource explains, common symptoms include chest or arm pain and discomfort, nausea, and shortness of breath. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/symptoms-of-heart-disease.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 18:53:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/tenormin-tablets.html Tenormin Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/tenormin-tablets.html" >Tenormin Tablets</a><br />This eMedTV article gives some basic information on Tenormin, a beta blocker that comes in the form of a tablet. This Web page explains what the medication is used for and what to expect. A link to more detailed information is also provided. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/tenormin-tablets.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:32:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/test-for-heart-disease.html Test for Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/test-for-heart-disease.html" >Test for Heart Disease</a><br />There are several tests a doctor may use to assist with a heart disease diagnosis. This eMedTV resource explains the various procedures used to help diagnose heart disease, such as EKGs, stress tests, and cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/test-for-heart-disease.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 08:39:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/tiazac-drug-information.html Tiazac Drug Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/tiazac-drug-information.html" >Tiazac Drug Information</a><br />Tiazac is a prescription medicine used to treat high blood pressure and angina. This eMedTV resource provides some basic drug information on Tiazac, including side effects, safety warnings, and dosing guidelines. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/tiazac-drug-information.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 01:46:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/trandolapril-medicine.html Trandolapril Medicine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/trandolapril-medicine.html" >Trandolapril Medicine</a><br />If you have high blood pressure, your healthcare provider may recommend a product called trandolapril. This eMedTV selection briefly describes trandolapril, with information on how the medicine is taken and what else it can be used for. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/trandolapril-medicine.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 10:40:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/treatment-for-heart-disease.html Treatment for Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/treatment-for-heart-disease.html" >Treatment for Heart Disease</a><br />For some people, heart disease treatment may only require lifestyle changes. This segment of the eMedTV library takes an in-depth look at these and other treatment options, including descriptions of angioplasty and open heart surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/treatment-for-heart-disease.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 19:20:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/treatments-for-heart-disease.html Treatments for Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/treatments-for-heart-disease.html" >Treatments for Heart Disease</a><br />As this eMedTV Web page explains, your healthcare provider may recommend lifestyle changes, medication, or other treatment options if you have heart disease. This article takes a quick look at the different forms of treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/treatments-for-heart-disease.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 03:06:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/verapamil-hydrochloride-(hcl).html Verapamil Hydrochloride (HCl) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/verapamil-hydrochloride-(hcl).html" >Verapamil Hydrochloride (HCl)</a><br />Angina and high blood pressure are two conditions that can be treated with verapamil hydrochloride (HCl). This eMedTV Web page gives an overview of this prescription medication and lists some of the brand names under which it is sold. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/verapamil-hydrochloride-(hcl).html Thu, 6 Jun 2013 16:25:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/vitamin-c-supplements.html Vitamin C Supplements <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/vitamin-c-supplements.html" >Vitamin C Supplements</a><br />This eMedTV Web presentation discusses vitamin C supplements, with information on what they are used for and why certain people may need to take them with caution. A link to more information is also provided. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/vitamin-c-supplements.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 10:40:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/vitamin-e-and-heart-disease.html Vitamin E and Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/vitamin-e-and-heart-disease.html" >Vitamin E and Heart Disease</a><br />As explained in this eMedTV page, research on vitamin E and heart disease has found that large doses do not prevent heart disease. In fact, these supplements may even be harmful. Foods rich in vitamin E are a better choice to ensure heart health. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/vitamin-e-and-heart-disease.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 19:17:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/weight-and-heart-disease.html Weight and Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/weight-and-heart-disease.html" >Weight and Heart Disease</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, if you are overweight, you are at risk for heart disease and for diseases like diabetes. This article provides an in-depth discussion on heart disease and weight, and includes detailed information on weight-loss strategies. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/weight-and-heart-disease.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 16:46:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/women-and-heart-disease.html Women and Heart Disease <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/women-and-heart-disease.html" >Women and Heart Disease</a><br />There are many myths regarding women and heart disease. This eMedTV resource debunks such myths and provides statistics on how heart disease affects women, including the fact that heart disease kills more American women than breast cancer. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/heart-disease/women-and-heart-disease.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 16:12:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/hormone-replacement-therapy/hormone-replacement-therapy-and-heart-health.html Hormone Replacement Therapy and Heart Health <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/hormone-replacement-therapy/hormone-replacement-therapy-and-heart-health.html" >Hormone Replacement Therapy and Heart Health</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, hormone replacement therapy is no longer thought to improve heart health. In fact, hormone replacement therapy may negatively affect your heart health by increasing your risk for heart attack and stroke. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/hormone-replacement-therapy/hormone-replacement-therapy-and-heart-health.html Tue, 3 Sep 2013 15:55:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/drug-interactions-with-icosapent-ethyl.html Drug Interactions With Icosapent Ethyl <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/drug-interactions-with-icosapent-ethyl.html" >Drug Interactions With Icosapent Ethyl</a><br />Your doctor will ask you about any other medicines you are taking before prescribing icosapent ethyl. This eMedTV page describes how products that thin your blood, such as Advil, Bayer, and certain other drugs, may cause interactions with icosapent ethyl. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/drug-interactions-with-icosapent-ethyl.html Thu, 13 Feb 2014 18:13:53 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/icosapent-ethyl-dosage.html Icosapent Ethyl Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/icosapent-ethyl-dosage.html" >Icosapent Ethyl Dosage</a><br />Taking two icosapent ethyl capsules twice a day can help lower extremely high triglyceride levels. This eMedTV article contains dosing instructions for using icosapent ethyl properly. It also offers some helpful tips to follow during treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/icosapent-ethyl-dosage.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 18:53:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/icosapent-ethyl-side-effects.html Icosapent Ethyl Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/icosapent-ethyl-side-effects.html" >Icosapent Ethyl Side Effects</a><br />Joint pain is the most common side effect associated with icosapent ethyl. This eMedTV Web selection takes a closer look at the reactions that occurred during clinical studies on this medication, with details on which problems require medical treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/icosapent-ethyl-side-effects.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:07:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/icosapent-ethyl.html Icosapent Ethyl <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/icosapent-ethyl.html" >Icosapent Ethyl</a><br />Icosapent ethyl is prescribed to treat extremely high triglyceride levels. This portion of the eMedTV Web site examines various topics, including information on how this medication works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/icosapent-ethyl.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 06:21:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/precautions-and-warnings-with-icosapent-ethyl.html Precautions and Warnings With Icosapent Ethyl <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/precautions-and-warnings-with-icosapent-ethyl.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Icosapent Ethyl</a><br />This eMedTV resource addresses many of the safety precautions to review before using icosapent ethyl, with specific warnings for people who have problems with their liver, thyroid, or kidneys. Other safety concerns are outlined in this article. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/precautions-and-warnings-with-icosapent-ethyl.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 19:54:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/what-is-icosapent-ethyl-used-for.html What Is Icosapent Ethyl Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/what-is-icosapent-ethyl-used-for.html" >What Is Icosapent Ethyl Used For?</a><br />Icosapent ethyl is prescribed to treat extremely high triglyceride levels in adults. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at this specific use of the medicine and explains how this product works. Off-label uses of icosapent ethyl are also discussed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/icosapent-ethyl/what-is-icosapent-ethyl-used-for.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 13:04:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/desirable-ranges-of-inr.html Desirable Ranges of INR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/desirable-ranges-of-inr.html" >Desirable Ranges of INR</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, a person's INR must fall within the normal limits to help avoid the possibility of a stroke or uncontrolled bleeding. This page further explores the desirable ranges of INR. A link to more information is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/desirable-ranges-of-inr.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 20:13:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/elevated-inr.html Elevated INR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/elevated-inr.html" >Elevated INR</a><br />You may have an increased risk for uncontrollable bleeding if you have an elevated INR. This article from the eMedTV Web library explains what the INR value is and why it is an important test for people who are taking a blood-thinning medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/elevated-inr.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:50:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/high-inr.html High INR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/high-inr.html" >High INR</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that if you are taking a blood-thinning drug and your INR is too high, you may be at risk for uncontrollable bleeding. This page explains what the INR blood test is and describes what your doctor may do if it is too high. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/high-inr.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 03:33:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-blood-test.html INR Blood Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-blood-test.html" >INR Blood Test</a><br />People using an oral blood-thinning medication need to have an INR blood test. This eMedTV Web article explains how this test can show if you have an increased risk for a blood clot or uncontrollable bleeding. A link to more details is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-blood-test.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 23:55:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-level.html INR Level <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-level.html" >INR Level</a><br />This eMedTV article discusses why people taking blood-thinning drugs may have an increased risk for uncontrolled bleeding or strokes if their levels of INR are too high or too low. This page explains what the INR test is and offers a link to more details. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-level.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 14:18:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-levels-and-warfarin.html INR Levels and Warfarin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-levels-and-warfarin.html" >INR Levels and Warfarin</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, you could develop dangerous bleeding or a blood clot if you are taking warfarin and have INR levels that are too high or too low. This article explains what the INR test includes and offers a link to more details. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-levels-and-warfarin.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 00:22:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-levels.html INR Levels <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-levels.html" >INR Levels</a><br />If your international normalized ratio (INR) is not within normal levels, it may cause serious problems. As this eMedTV page explains, strokes or uncontrollable bleeding may occur if INR levels are too high or too low while taking a blood-thinning drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-levels.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 08:12:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-monitoring.html INR Monitoring <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-monitoring.html" >INR Monitoring</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that monitoring INR levels can help reduce your risk for uncontrolled bleeding or a stroke. This article further discusses why people taking a blood-thinning drug should have INR tests. A link to more details is also provided. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-monitoring.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 03:03:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-range.html INR Range <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-range.html" >INR Range</a><br />If your INR is out of range, it may increase your risk for a stroke or uncontrollable bleeding. This eMedTV page explains what the INR test is and why it is important for people who are taking a blood-thinning drug to have these tests on a regular basis. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-range.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 14:28:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-test.html INR Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-test.html" >INR Test</a><br />After starting a blood-thinning drug, you will have frequent blood tests to determine your INR value. This eMedTV page explains how this test can show if your blood is too thin or too thick and covers why an abnormal INR could lead to serious problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-test.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 17:05:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-testing.html INR Testing <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-testing.html" >INR Testing</a><br />It is important for people taking certain blood-thinning medicines to have regular INR testing. This eMedTV page explains what this test involves and how it can help determine if you are at risk for developing a stroke or uncontrollable bleeding. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-testing.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 10:36:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-values.html INR Values <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-values.html" >INR Values</a><br />As this page from the eMedTV site explains, an INR value of 2 or 3 is typically an appropriate range for people taking blood-thinning medications. This article explains what an INR test is and describes what may happen if the value is too high or too low. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr-values.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 19:36:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr.html INR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr.html" >INR</a><br />A test called the international normalized ratio (INR) measures how long it takes the blood to clot. This eMedTV page explains why this is an important test for people taking blood-thinning drugs, who are at risk for a stroke or uncontrolled bleeding. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/inr.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 02:53:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/low-inr.html Low INR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/low-inr.html" >Low INR</a><br />You may have an increased risk for a blood clot or stroke if your INR is too low. This eMedTV Web selection describes what the INR value means and why this test is performed in people taking a blood-thinning drug. A link to more details is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/low-inr.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 06:01:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/normal-inr.html Normal INR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/normal-inr.html" >Normal INR</a><br />It is important for people taking a blood-thinning medication to have an INR within normal limits. This eMedTV segment explains what INR is, how it is measured, and why a value too high or too low could cause a stroke or uncontrolled bleeding. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/normal-inr.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 01:39:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/therapeutic-inr.html Therapeutic INR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/therapeutic-inr.html" >Therapeutic INR</a><br />People using a blood-thinning drug should usually have an INR value within the therapeutic range of 2 and 3. This eMedTV page takes a closer look at what the INR test is used for and how it may help prevent a stroke or dangerous, uncontrollable bleeding. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/inr/therapeutic-inr.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 13:17:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/drug-interactions-with-metoprolol.html Drug Interactions With Metoprolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/drug-interactions-with-metoprolol.html" >Drug Interactions With Metoprolol</a><br />Medicines that may cause interactions with metoprolol include atenolol, fluoxetine, and ibuprofen. This eMedTV resource offers a more complete list of drugs that may cause a negative interaction and discusses the possible complications involved. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/drug-interactions-with-metoprolol.html Wed, 21 Aug 2013 21:58:47 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/generic-metoprolol.html Generic Metoprolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/generic-metoprolol.html" >Generic Metoprolol</a><br />Generic metoprolol is sold under the names Metoprolol Tartrate tablets and Metoprolol Succinate tablets. This eMedTV segment further describes the two generic products and discusses the various strengths available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/generic-metoprolol.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 23:05:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/how-does-metoprolol-work.html How Does Metoprolol Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/how-does-metoprolol-work.html" >How Does Metoprolol Work?</a><br />As this eMedTV resource explains, metoprolol works to treat several conditions of the heart and blood vessels by blocking certain receptors in the body. This page further discusses how metoprolol works, including information on its effects in the body. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/how-does-metoprolol-work.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 03:50:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metaprolol.html Metaprolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metaprolol.html" >Metaprolol</a><br />Metoprolol is a prescription drug used to treat high blood pressure, angina, and congestive heart failure. This eMedTV page covers other metoprolol uses and offers general warnings for this drug. Metaprolol is a common misspelling of metoprolol. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metaprolol.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 17:05:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprol.html Metoprol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprol.html" >Metoprol</a><br />Your doctor may prescribe metoprolol if you have angina, high blood pressure, or congestive heart failure. This eMedTV segment explains how metoprolol works and lists potential side effects of the drug. Metoprol is a common misspelling of metoprolol. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprol.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 14:55:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolo.html Metoprolo <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolo.html" >Metoprolo</a><br />Metoprolol is used for treating conditions related to the heart and blood vessels, such as angina. This eMedTV article lists specific metoprolol uses and describes the different forms of this drug. Metoprolo is a common misspelling of metoprolol. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolo.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 01:36:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-100-mg-tablets.html Metoprolol 100 mg Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-100-mg-tablets.html" >Metoprolol 100 mg Tablets</a><br />If you have high blood pressure, your doctor may prescribe a starting dose of 100 mg metoprolol tablets. This eMedTV Web resource discusses some of the factors that may affect your metoprolol dosage and offers tips on using this medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-100-mg-tablets.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 11:10:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-200-mg-tablets.html Metoprolol 200 mg Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-200-mg-tablets.html" >Metoprolol 200 mg Tablets</a><br />If you have high blood pressure or angina, a doctor may prescribe 200 mg metoprolol tablets. This page of the eMedTV Web library further discusses metoprolol dosing guidelines and explains some of the factors that may affect your dosage. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-200-mg-tablets.html Thu, 6 Jun 2013 12:00:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-25-mg-tablets.html Metoprolol 25 mg Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-25-mg-tablets.html" >Metoprolol 25 mg Tablets</a><br />As this eMedTV Web page explains, your doctor may prescribe 25 mg metoprolol tablets to treat certain heart and blood vessel conditions. This page also covers metoprolol dosing guidelines and describes factors that may affect your dose. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-25-mg-tablets.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 05:31:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-50-mg-tablets.html Metoprolol 50 mg Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-50-mg-tablets.html" >Metoprolol 50 mg Tablets</a><br />If you have certain heart or blood vessel conditions, your doctor may prescribe 50 mg metoprolol tablets. This eMedTV Web segment offers some general metoprolol dosing guidelines for conditions such as angina and high blood pressure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-50-mg-tablets.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 18:43:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-alternatives.html Metoprolol Alternatives <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-alternatives.html" >Metoprolol Alternatives</a><br />If you have side effects or if metoprolol is not working for you, there are several alternatives available. This eMedTV Web resource provides a brief overview of several alternatives to metoprolol, such as other blood pressure medications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-alternatives.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 18:00:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-breastfeeding.html Metoprolol and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-breastfeeding.html" >Metoprolol and Breastfeeding</a><br />As this eMedTV Web page explains, metoprolol passes through breast milk in small amounts. This resource offers more information on breastfeeding and metoprolol, including an explanation of the risks this drug may present to a nursing infant. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-breastfeeding.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 02:20:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-depression.html Metoprolol and Depression <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-depression.html" >Metoprolol and Depression</a><br />There are many possible side effects of metoprolol, and depression is one of the more common ones. This eMedTV segment discusses the likelihood of developing depression with this drug and lists possible symptoms of depression to look out for. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-depression.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:47:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-dry-eyes.html Metoprolol and Dry Eyes <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-dry-eyes.html" >Metoprolol and Dry Eyes</a><br />Certain side effects may occur with the use of metoprolol, but dry eyes is reported only rarely. This eMedTV Web page explains how often dry eyes are reported as a side effect of metoprolol and offers suggestions that may provide relief. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-dry-eyes.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 05:04:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-hair-loss.html Metoprolol and Hair Loss <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-hair-loss.html" >Metoprolol and Hair Loss</a><br />There are many rare but possible side effects of metoprolol, and hair loss, as this eMedTV article explains, is reported in less than 1 percent of people. Based on the severity of your hair loss, your doctor may recommend treatment for the problem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-hair-loss.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 04:44:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-low-blood-sugar.html Metoprolol and Low Blood Sugar <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-low-blood-sugar.html" >Metoprolol and Low Blood Sugar</a><br />As this eMedTV resource explains, there are many possible side effects of metoprolol, and low blood sugar is a potential side effect that may lead to serious complications. This page discusses how to recognize some of the symptoms of low blood sugar. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-low-blood-sugar.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 22:28:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-pregnancy.html Metoprolol and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-pregnancy.html" >Metoprolol and Pregnancy</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, metoprolol is a pregnancy Category C medication, which means it may be prescribed if the benefits to the woman outweigh the risks to the fetus. This article also discusses results of studies on metoprolol and pregnancy. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-pregnancy.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 10:33:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-weight-gain.html Metoprolol and Weight Gain <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-weight-gain.html" >Metoprolol and Weight Gain</a><br />Side effects may develop with metoprolol, and weight gain is seen in less than 1 percent of people. This eMedTV page explains the possible dangers of developing rapid weight gain while taking the drug and offers tips to combat gradual weight gain. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-and-weight-gain.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 20:10:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-blood-pressure-medicine.html Metoprolol Blood Pressure Medicine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-blood-pressure-medicine.html" >Metoprolol Blood Pressure Medicine</a><br />As a type of blood pressure medicine, metoprolol works by blocking certain receptors in the body. This eMedTV Web page further discusses metoprolol, including how the medication works and information on the effectiveness of this drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-blood-pressure-medicine.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 08:02:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-dangers.html Metoprolol Dangers <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-dangers.html" >Metoprolol Dangers</a><br />You may not be able to safely use metoprolol if you have certain medical conditions (such as diabetes). This eMedTV Web segment takes a closer look at other potential dangers to be aware of before starting treatment with metoprolol. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-dangers.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:16:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-dosing.html Metoprolol Dosing <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-dosing.html" >Metoprolol Dosing</a><br />With immediate-release metoprolol, dosing for people with angina starts at 50 mg twice a day. This eMedTV page offers dosing guidelines for immediate-release and extended-release metoprolol when treating conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-dosing.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 20:13:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-for-anxiety.html Metoprolol for Anxiety <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-for-anxiety.html" >Metoprolol for Anxiety</a><br />Treating anxiety with metoprolol is considered an off-label use of the medication. This eMedTV Web article further discusses using this drug for anxiety symptoms, including information on how this medication may work to relieve anxiety. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-for-anxiety.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 11:57:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-for-chest-pain.html Metoprolol for Chest Pain <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-for-chest-pain.html" >Metoprolol for Chest Pain</a><br />This eMedTV Web segment explains that when chest pain is treated with metoprolol, the medication works by lowering the heart rate and decreasing the workload on the heart. This article also describes the various effects of metoprolol on the body. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-for-chest-pain.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 09:29:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-for-children.html Metoprolol for Children <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-for-children.html" >Metoprolol for Children</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, the extended-release form of metoprolol may help treat high blood pressure in children as young as six. This page further discusses children and metoprolol, including some possible off-label uses of the drug in young people. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-for-children.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 20:00:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-medication-information.html Metoprolol Medication Information <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-medication-information.html" >Metoprolol Medication Information</a><br />This eMedTV page offers information on metoprolol, a medication used for treating several conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. This page also explains why the drug may not be suitable for some people and lists possible side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-medication-information.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 23:21:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-oral.html Metoprolol Oral <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-oral.html" >Metoprolol Oral</a><br />As this eMedTV Web article discusses, oral metoprolol tablets may be prescribed to treat several conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. This page also describes how metoprolol works, possible side effects, and general dosing guidelines. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-oral.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 23:12:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-overdose.html Metoprolol Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-overdose.html" >Metoprolol Overdose</a><br />Signs of an overdose with metoprolol may include wheezing, fatigue, or a decrease in breathing. This page on the eMedTV Web site lists other possible symptoms of an overdose and describes the treatment options that are currently available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-overdose.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 18:00:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-pills.html Metoprolol Pills <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-pills.html" >Metoprolol Pills</a><br />Available in pill form, metoprolol is a drug that is used to treat high blood pressure and other conditions. This eMedTV article covers how the medicine works, explains how it is taken, and also provides a link to more information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-pills.html Thu, 6 Jun 2013 16:25:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-problems.html Metoprolol Problems <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-problems.html" >Metoprolol Problems</a><br />Some of the potential problems with metoprolol may include tiredness, dizziness, and diarrhea. This eMedTV Web segment describes other possible problems, including potentially serious side effects that require immediate medical attention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-problems.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 13:17:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-risks.html Metoprolol Risks <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-risks.html" >Metoprolol Risks</a><br />Some of the potential risks with using metoprolol may include tiredness, diarrhea, and dizziness. This eMedTV Web resource describes other risks with this drug, including potentially serious problems that may require immediate medical attention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-risks.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 05:00:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-sexual-side-effects.html Metoprolol Sexual Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-sexual-side-effects.html" >Metoprolol Sexual Side Effects</a><br />This eMedTV segment explains that in clinical studies that looked at the side effects of metoprolol, sexual side effects were not a reported problem. This article takes a closer look at the possible link between sexual side effects and beta blockers. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-sexual-side-effects.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 11:20:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-side-effects.html Metoprolol Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-side-effects.html" >Metoprolol Side Effects</a><br />Tiredness, slow heart rate, and dizziness are some of the more common metoprolol side effects. This part of the eMedTV library lists other common side effects of the drug, side effects that are rare, and problems that require prompt medical attention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-side-effects.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 06:51:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-strengths.html Metoprolol Strengths <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-strengths.html" >Metoprolol Strengths</a><br />Metoprolol is available in the form of immediate-release or extended-release tablets. This selection from the eMedTV Web library provides a detailed list of the various strengths of metoprolol that are currently available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-strengths.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 08:42:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-tablets.html Metoprolol Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-tablets.html" >Metoprolol Tablets</a><br />Available as a tablet, metoprolol is a drug prescribed to treat high blood pressure and other conditions. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at the different forms of this drug, including the different strengths that are available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-tablets.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 14:28:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-warnings-and-precautions.html Metoprolol Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Metoprolol Warnings and Precautions</a><br />Because metoprolol passes through breast milk, women should stop nursing while using it. This eMedTV segment lists other metoprolol warnings and precautions, including side effects to be aware of and those who should avoid the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol-warnings-and-precautions.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:29:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol.html Metoprolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol.html" >Metoprolol</a><br />Metoprolol is a drug often used to treat angina, high blood pressure, and congestive heart failure. This eMedTV page covers other uses of the drug and includes more details on metoprolol's effects, potential side effects, and dosing information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprolol.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 07:22:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metopropol.html Metopropol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metopropol.html" >Metopropol</a><br />Metoprolol is a prescription drug approved to treat hypertension, angina, and congestive heart failure. This eMedTV segment describes how metoprolol works and lists common side effects of the medicine. Metopropol is a common misspelling of metoprolol. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metopropol.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 12:30:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprotol.html Metoprotol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprotol.html" >Metoprotol</a><br />Metoprolol is a beta blocker used for treating high blood pressure, angina, and other conditions. This eMedTV page explores other metoprolol uses and explains how the drug works for these conditions. Metoprotol is a common misspelling of metoprolol. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/metoprotol.html Fri, 31 May 2013 19:00:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/time-of-day-to-take-metoprolol.html Time of Day to Take Metoprolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/time-of-day-to-take-metoprolol.html" >Time of Day to Take Metoprolol</a><br />This eMedTV page takes a look at what time of day metoprolol should be taken. As this page discusses, metoprolol is typically taken once or twice a day and should be taken at the same time every day. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/time-of-day-to-take-metoprolol.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 10:40:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/what-is-metoprolol-used-for.html What Is Metoprolol Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/what-is-metoprolol-used-for.html" >What Is Metoprolol Used For?</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, uses for metoprolol include treating high blood pressure, angina, and congestive heart failure. The immediate-release version can also be used following a heart attack to improve survival. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/metoprolol/what-is-metoprolol-used-for.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 03:03:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/drug-interactions-with-mexiletine.html Drug Interactions With Mexiletine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/drug-interactions-with-mexiletine.html" >Drug Interactions With Mexiletine</a><br />This eMedTV Web page provides a comprehensive list of products that may cause drug interactions with mexiletine. It describes the complications that could occur when medications like Cerebyx, Prozac, or Wellbutrin are combined with mexiletine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/drug-interactions-with-mexiletine.html Thu, 5 Sep 2013 19:05:30 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexelitine.html Mexelitine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexelitine.html" >Mexelitine</a><br />Mexiletine is a medicine approved to treat certain types of irregular heart rhythms in adults. This eMedTV resource offers a brief overview of this prescription drug and provides a link to more details. Mexelitine is a common misspelling of mexiletine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexelitine.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 04:54:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine-and-heartburn.html Mexiletine and Heartburn <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine-and-heartburn.html" >Mexiletine and Heartburn</a><br />This eMedTV Web page discusses how often heartburn occurred in people taking mexiletine during clinical studies of the drug. This article describes some of the other possible side effects of mexiletine and offers a link to more detailed information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine-and-heartburn.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 01:43:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine-brand-name.html Mexiletine Brand Name <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine-brand-name.html" >Mexiletine Brand Name</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, brand-name mexiletine is no longer produced. This page takes a closer look at why this is the case and lists the available strengths of generic mexiletine. It also links to more information on the generic products. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine-brand-name.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 13:41:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine-dosage.html Mexiletine Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine-dosage.html" >Mexiletine Dosage</a><br />The specific starting dose of mexiletine will depend on other medical conditions you have and other factors. This eMedTV page offers specific dosing guidelines, lists some helpful treatment tips, and explains why you will start this drug in the hospital. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine-dosage.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 06:01:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine-side-effects.html Mexiletine Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine-side-effects.html" >Mexiletine Side Effects</a><br />Nausea, headaches, and blurred vision are some of the common mexiletine side effects. This eMedTV page presents details on other possible reactions, with information on how frequent the problems occur and which ones require immediate medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine-side-effects.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 10:03:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine.html Mexiletine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine.html" >Mexiletine</a><br />Mexiletine capsules are taken every 8 or 12 hours to help treat potentially dangerous heart rhythm problems. This eMedTV article presents more details on this antiarrhythmia drug, including specific uses, dosing instructions, side effects, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexiletine.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 14:24:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexilitine.html Mexilitine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexilitine.html" >Mexilitine</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, people who have potentially dangerous heart rhythm problems may benefit from mexiletine. This page discusses what this drug is used for and lists potential side effects. Mexilitine is a common misspelling of mexiletine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/mexilitine.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 06:18:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/precautions-and-warnings-with-mexiletine.html Precautions and Warnings With Mexiletine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/precautions-and-warnings-with-mexiletine.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Mexiletine</a><br />This eMedTV article provides an in-depth examination of important precautions for using mexiletine safely, including warnings of potentially serious complications that may occur. This resource also describes who should not take this medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/precautions-and-warnings-with-mexiletine.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 03:00:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/what-is-mexiletine-used-for.html What Is Mexiletine Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/what-is-mexiletine-used-for.html" >What Is Mexiletine Used For?</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, mexiletine is used for treating certain types of irregular heart rhythms. This article explores the approved and unapproved uses for this medication, whether it is safe for use in children, and details on how it works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/mexiletine/what-is-mexiletine-used-for.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 09:53:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-and-breastfeeding.html Minitran and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-and-breastfeeding.html" >Minitran and Breastfeeding</a><br />As explained in this part of the eMedTV site, it is unclear if Minitran (nitroglycerin patch) passes through breast milk. This article covers the safety of breastfeeding while using Minitran, including how a similar medication performed in nursing women. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-and-breastfeeding.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 07:32:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-and-pregnancy.html Minitran and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-and-pregnancy.html" >Minitran and Pregnancy</a><br />If you are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant, tell your healthcare provider before using Minitran. This eMedTV Web article takes an in-depth look at using this skin patch during pregnancy, including the results of animal studies on the topic. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-and-pregnancy.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 10:46:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-dosage.html Minitran Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-dosage.html" >Minitran Dosage</a><br />Minitran is available in four strengths. As this part of the eMedTV Web site explains, your particular dose will depend mostly on how you respond to Minitran. This article offers more information on when and how to use this skin patch. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-dosage.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 21:11:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-drug-interactions.html Minitran Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-drug-interactions.html" >Minitran Drug Interactions</a><br />This eMedTV Web page lists several drugs that can interact with Minitran, including alcohol, calcium channel blockers, and ergot medications. This segment also describes the potentially serious problems that can occur as a result. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-drug-interactions.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 01:39:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-overdose.html Minitran Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-overdose.html" >Minitran Overdose</a><br />Sweating, throbbing headache, and seizures are symptoms of a Minitran (nitroglycerin patch) overdose. This eMedTV page describes what can happen when you use too much of this angina medication, including treatment options that may be administered. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-overdose.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 06:11:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-side-effects.html Minitran Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-side-effects.html" >Minitran Side Effects</a><br />Headache, low blood pressure, and lightheadedness are some of the common side effects of Minitran. This eMedTV selection offers a more comprehensive list of potential reactions, including serious side effects that require prompt medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-side-effects.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 09:29:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-uses.html Minitran Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-uses.html" >Minitran Uses</a><br />As explained in this eMedTV article, Minitran relaxes the veins and arteries, which helps prevent episodes of angina (chest pain). This page takes a look at what Minitran is used for, with details on how it works and whether it can be used in children. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-uses.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 23:52:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-warnings-and-precautions.html Minitran Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Minitran Warnings and Precautions</a><br />This eMedTV article lists several warnings and precautions for Minitran, including why certain people are at risk for dangerously low blood pressure while using it. This article also explains what to discuss with your healthcare provider. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran-warnings-and-precautions.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 06:21:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran.html Minitran <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran.html" >Minitran</a><br />Minitran, a medicated skin patch, helps prevent chest pain caused by inadequate blood flow to the heart. This eMedTV segment gives a detailed overview of this drug, with information on how it works, how to use it, possible side effects, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/minitran/minitran.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 23:58:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/myocardial-ischemia/myocardial-ischemia.html Myocardial Ischemia <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/myocardial-ischemia/myocardial-ischemia.html" >Myocardial Ischemia</a><br />Myocardial ischemia is a painful heart condition caused by lack of blood flow to the heart. This eMedTV Web page offers an in-depth look at the condition (also known as angina), including information on causes, treatment, and prevention methods. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/myocardial-ischemia/myocardial-ischemia.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:50:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/myocardial-ischemia/what-is-myocardial-ischemia.html What Is Myocardial Ischemia? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/myocardial-ischemia/what-is-myocardial-ischemia.html" >What Is Myocardial Ischemia?</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, myocardial ischemia (also called angina) is chest pain that occurs because of decreased blood flow to the heart. This article takes a closer look at what myocardial ischemia is and discusses the three different types. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/myocardial-ischemia/what-is-myocardial-ischemia.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 19:54:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/drug-interactions-with-nadolol.html Drug Interactions With Nadolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/drug-interactions-with-nadolol.html" >Drug Interactions With Nadolol</a><br />Reserpine, digoxin, and clonidine are some of the medicines that may cause nadolol drug interactions. This eMedTV segment lists other drugs that may interfere with nadolol and explains what may happen if these medicines are taken together. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/drug-interactions-with-nadolol.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 13:34:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadalol.html Nadalol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadalol.html" >Nadalol</a><br />Nadolol is a prescription medicine approved to treat high blood pressure and angina. This eMedTV segment offers a brief overview of this drug and its uses, effects, and warnings. Nadalol is a common misspelling of nadolol. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadalol.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 14:31:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-20-mg-tablets.html Nadolol 20 mg Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-20-mg-tablets.html" >Nadolol 20 mg Tablets</a><br />Nadolol is available in three strengths; 20 mg nadolol tablets are the lowest strength. This page on the eMedTV site lists the other available strengths, describes how nadolol works, and explains what side effects may occur with this medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-20-mg-tablets.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 03:06:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-40-mg-tablets.html Nadolol 40 mg Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-40-mg-tablets.html" >Nadolol 40 mg Tablets</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, nadolol is an oral medication that comes in three strengths, including 20 mg tablets, 40 mg tablets, and 80 mg tablets. This article also describes how nadolol works and explains how dosing works for this drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-40-mg-tablets.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 06:41:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-80-mg-tablets.html Nadolol 80 mg Tablets <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-80-mg-tablets.html" >Nadolol 80 mg Tablets</a><br />Of the three strengths available for this drug, 80 mg nadolol tablets are the highest strength. This eMedTV article lists the other available nadolol strengths, explains what this prescription medicine is used for, and describes how it works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-80-mg-tablets.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 01:02:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-and-breastfeeding.html Nadolol and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-and-breastfeeding.html" >Nadolol and Breastfeeding</a><br />Before taking nadolol, nursing women should first consult their doctors. This eMedTV resource contains more information on breastfeeding and nadolol, and describes the problems that may occur if a nursing infant is exposed to the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-and-breastfeeding.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 01:49:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-and-pregnancy.html Nadolol and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-and-pregnancy.html" >Nadolol and Pregnancy</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, animal studies on pregnancy and nadolol suggest that the drug may not be safe for pregnant women. This article explains what happened when the beta blocker medication was given to pregnant rabbits, rats, and hamsters. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-and-pregnancy.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 12:37:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-dosage.html Nadolol Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-dosage.html" >Nadolol Dosage</a><br />The usual starting dosage of nadolol for treating high blood pressure in most people is 40 mg once daily. This eMedTV article also provides dosing guidelines for the treatment of angina and offers tips and precautions for using this drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-dosage.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 00:25:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-oral.html Nadolol Oral <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-oral.html" >Nadolol Oral</a><br />An oral medication, nadolol is often prescribed for the treatment of angina and high blood pressure. This eMedTV segment explains what forms and strengths nadolol comes in, describes how the drug works, and lists some of its potential side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-oral.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 21:17:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-overdose.html Nadolol Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-overdose.html" >Nadolol Overdose</a><br />Taking too much nadolol may cause congestive heart failure, low blood sugar, and constriction of the airways. This eMedTV article describes other potential overdose effects and explains what steps may be taken to treat them. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-overdose.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 05:34:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-side-effects.html Nadolol Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-side-effects.html" >Nadolol Side Effects</a><br />Common side effects of nadolol include cold and numb fingers, dizziness, and fatigue. This eMedTV Web page also lists rare but possible side effects of the medicine, as well as potentially serious problems that require immediate medical attention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol-side-effects.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 19:33:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol.html Nadolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol.html" >Nadolol</a><br />Nadolol is a beta blocker medication often prescribed for the treatment of high blood pressure and angina. This eMedTV resource explains how the drug works, describes the specific effects of this medicine, and lists some of its potential side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/nadolol.html Tue, 12 Nov 2013 12:26:52 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/precautions-and-warnings-with-nadolol.html Precautions and Warnings With Nadolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/precautions-and-warnings-with-nadolol.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Nadolol</a><br />You should not take nadolol if you have severe heart failure. This eMedTV page provides other precautions and warnings with nadolol, including more information on who should not use the drug and what side effects may occur with treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/precautions-and-warnings-with-nadolol.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:40:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/what-is-nadolol-used-for.html What Is Nadolol Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/what-is-nadolol-used-for.html" >What Is Nadolol Used For?</a><br />Nadolol is approved for the treatment of high blood pressure and angina. This article from the eMedTV site describes how this medicine works, lists possible off-label uses for nadolol, and explains whether the drug is licensed for use in children. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nadolol/what-is-nadolol-used-for.html Thu, 6 Jun 2013 20:50:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/drug-interactions-with-nicardipine-sr.html Drug Interactions With Nicardipine SR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/drug-interactions-with-nicardipine-sr.html" >Drug Interactions With Nicardipine SR</a><br />Cyclosporine and cimetidine may potentially cause drug interactions when taken with nicardipine SR. This eMedTV resource describes the possible effects of combining these drugs and explains what your healthcare provider may do to avoid these problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/drug-interactions-with-nicardipine-sr.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 02:26:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/nicardipine-sr-dosing.html Nicardipine SR Dosing <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/nicardipine-sr-dosing.html" >Nicardipine SR Dosing</a><br />Nicardipine SR dosing for the treatment of high blood pressure typically starts at 30 mg twice a day. This eMedTV segment offers other nicardipine SR dosage recommendations and includes a list of tips for when and how to take the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/nicardipine-sr-dosing.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 03:06:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/nicardipine-sr.html Nicardipine SR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/nicardipine-sr.html" >Nicardipine SR</a><br />A healthcare provider may prescribe nicardipine SR to treat high blood pressure. This page from the eMedTV archives explains how nicardipine SR works, lists potential side effects, and offers information on when and how to take the medicine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/nicardipine-sr.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 01:52:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/precautions-and-warnings-with-nicardipine-sr.html Precautions and Warnings With Nicardipine SR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/precautions-and-warnings-with-nicardipine-sr.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Nicardipine SR</a><br />Nicardipine SR can make congestive heart failure worse and shouldn't be taken by those with aortic stenosis. This eMedTV page lists other important precautions and warnings with nicardipine SR, and explains who should avoid the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/precautions-and-warnings-with-nicardipine-sr.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 23:58:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/side-effects-of-nicardipine-sr.html Side Effects of Nicardipine SR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/side-effects-of-nicardipine-sr.html" >Side Effects of Nicardipine SR</a><br />Swelling, hot flashes, and heart palpitations are some of the most common side effects of nicardipine SR. This eMedTV page lists other common nicardipine SR side effects, as well as potentially serious side effects that require prompt medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/side-effects-of-nicardipine-sr.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 19:36:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/what-is-nicardipine-sr-used-for.html What Is Nicardipine SR Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/what-is-nicardipine-sr-used-for.html" >What Is Nicardipine SR Used For?</a><br />Nicardipine SR uses include treating high blood pressure in adults. This portion of the eMedTV archives also discusses possible off-label uses of nicardipine SR and explains how the medication works to improve blood flow. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nicardipine-sr/what-is-nicardipine-sr-used-for.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 12:20:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-and-depression.html Nifedical XL and Depression <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-and-depression.html" >Nifedical XL and Depression</a><br />Clinical studies have shown that less than 1 percent of people taking Nifedical XL develop depression. This eMedTV segment explores the link between Nifedical XL and depression, explaining why it is difficult to tell if the drug causes depression. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-and-depression.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 13:17:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-and-dry-mouth.html Nifedical XL and Dry Mouth <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-and-dry-mouth.html" >Nifedical XL and Dry Mouth</a><br />In clinical studies of Nifedical XL, dry mouth was reported in 1 to 3 percent of people taking the drug. This eMedTV page lists things you can do if you develop a dry mouth while taking Nifedical XL, such as sipping water or sugarless drinks often. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-and-dry-mouth.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 13:38:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-and-impotence.html Nifedical XL and Impotence <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-and-impotence.html" >Nifedical XL and Impotence</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, some men who take Nifedical XL may experience impotence. This resource covers the results of clinical studies of Nifedical XL and impotence, explaining how often impotence occurs and what to do if it becomes a problem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-and-impotence.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:19:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-and-weight-gain.html Nifedical XL and Weight Gain <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-and-weight-gain.html" >Nifedical XL and Weight Gain</a><br />Less than 1 percent of people taking Nifedical XL experience weight gain as a side effect. This eMedTV article lists some things you can do if you're on Nifedical XL and weight gain occurs (such as eating heart-healthy foods and exercising more). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-and-weight-gain.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 08:49:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-dosage.html Nifedical XL Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-dosage.html" >Nifedical XL Dosage</a><br />Typically, the starting Nifedical XL dosage is 30 mg to 60 mg, usually once daily. This portion of the eMedTV archives explains how the Nifedical XL dosage is determined and provides suggestions for when and how the medication is taken. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-dosage.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 19:27:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-drug-interactions.html Nifedical XL Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-drug-interactions.html" >Nifedical XL Drug Interactions</a><br />Taking drugs like warfarin or digoxin along with Nifedical XL can lead to drug interactions. This eMedTV Web page outlines several other drugs that can cause Nifedical XL drug interactions and describes the problems that can occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-drug-interactions.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 20:34:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-side-effects.html Nifedical XL Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-side-effects.html" >Nifedical XL Side Effects</a><br />Some common side effects of Nifedical XL include swelling, nausea, and fatigue. This portion of the eMedTV library lists other potential Nifedical XL side effects, including rare side effects and side effects that may need immediate medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-side-effects.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 12:37:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-uses.html Nifedical XL Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-uses.html" >Nifedical XL Uses</a><br />Nifedical XL uses include treating high blood pressure, stable angina, and variant angina in adults. This eMedTV page discusses these and other Nifedical XL uses, including "off-label" uses of the drug (such as treating preterm labor and migraines). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-uses.html Tue, 25 Jun 2013 20:04:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-warnings-and-precautions.html Nifedical XL Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Nifedical XL Warnings and Precautions</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that Nifedical XL should be used with caution in people who have congestive heart failure or esophageal strictures. This article discusses other Nifedical XL warnings and precautions, and explains who should avoid the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl-warnings-and-precautions.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 13:38:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl.html Nifedical XL <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl.html" >Nifedical XL</a><br />Nifedical XL is a prescription medicine used for treating chest pain and high blood pressure. This eMedTV article offers a detailed overview of Nifedical XL, including information on how the drug works, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nifedical-xl/nifedical-xl.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 12:40:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/generic-nitro-bid.html Generic Nitro-Bid <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/generic-nitro-bid.html" >Generic Nitro-Bid</a><br />There are no generic Nitro-Bid (nitroglycerin ointment) products available at this time. This eMedTV segment explains why this is the case and also discusses why nitroglycerin ointment is the generic name but not a generic version of Nitro-Bid. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/generic-nitro-bid.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 17:05:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-and-breastfeeding.html Nitro-Bid and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-and-breastfeeding.html" >Nitro-Bid and Breastfeeding</a><br />This eMedTV page explores Nitro-Bid (nitroglycerin ointment) and breastfeeding, explaining that it is unknown if this drug passes through breast milk. This page also describes problems this drug may cause in an infant and what the manufacturer recommends. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-and-breastfeeding.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 22:41:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-and-pregnancy.html Nitro-Bid and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-and-pregnancy.html" >Nitro-Bid and Pregnancy</a><br />It may not be safe for a pregnant woman to use Nitro-Bid (nitroglycerin ointment). This eMedTV resource discusses the results of animal studies on Nitro-Bid and pregnancy, and explains why the FDA has classified it as a Category C medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-and-pregnancy.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 21:31:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-dosage.html Nitro-Bid Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-dosage.html" >Nitro-Bid Dosage</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, the starting dose of Nitro-Bid is usually half an inch of the ointment applied in the morning and again six hours later. This page further discusses how often to apply the drug, and also offers some tips for those using it. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-dosage.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 22:01:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-drug-interactions.html Nitro-Bid Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-drug-interactions.html" >Nitro-Bid Drug Interactions</a><br />Nitro-Bid can cause complications if it is combined with certain medications. This eMedTV Web selection provides a closer look at the products that may cause drug interactions with Nitro-Bid and describes the potentially serious problems that can occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-drug-interactions.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 06:14:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-overdose.html Nitro-Bid Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-overdose.html" >Nitro-Bid Overdose</a><br />Signs of a Nitro-Bid (nitroglycerin ointment) overdose can include things such as blue skin or seizures. This eMedTV page outlines other potentially serious problems that may occur and explains what to do if you think you've overdosed on Nitro-Bid. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-overdose.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 15:08:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-side-effects.html Nitro-Bid Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-side-effects.html" >Nitro-Bid Side Effects</a><br />Common side effects of Nitro-Bid ointment may include headaches and dizziness. This article from the eMedTV Web site lists other reactions to Nitro-Bid that can occur, including potentially serious ones you should report to your healthcare provider. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-side-effects.html Tue, 25 Jun 2013 15:38:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-uses.html Nitro-Bid Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-uses.html" >Nitro-Bid Uses</a><br />Nitro-Bid is licensed to treat episodes of chest pain caused by coronary heart disease. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at these and other Nitro-Bid uses, including the unapproved (off-label) uses to treat anal fissures and Raynaud's phenomenon. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-uses.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:19:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-warnings-and-precautions.html Nitro-Bid Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Nitro-Bid Warnings and Precautions</a><br />This selection from the eMedTV Web library provides several Nitro-Bid warnings and precautions, including possible side effects, allergic reactions, and drug interactions. This article also explains what to tell your doctor before using the ointment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid-warnings-and-precautions.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 22:08:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid.html Nitro-Bid <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid.html" >Nitro-Bid</a><br />Nitro-Bid is a prescription medicine used to prevent attacks of angina (chest pain). This page of the eMedTV Web site provides an overview of this medication, including information on how it works, dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-bid/nitro-bid.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 16:15:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/generic-nitro-dur.html Generic Nitro-Dur <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/generic-nitro-dur.html" >Generic Nitro-Dur</a><br />There are generic Nitro-Dur (nitroglycerin patch) products available on the market. This eMedTV Web article discusses whether all nitroglycerin patches are equivalent to Nitro-Dur and offers some manufacturer information for these products. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/generic-nitro-dur.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 12:57:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-and-breastfeeding.html Nitro-Dur and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-and-breastfeeding.html" >Nitro-Dur and Breastfeeding</a><br />It is unknown whether the active ingredient in Nitro-Dur (nitroglycerin patch) passes through breast milk. This eMedTV page explains what might occur in infants whose mothers use Nitro-Dur while breastfeeding and what the manufacturer recommends. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-and-breastfeeding.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 09:22:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-and-pregnancy.html Nitro-Dur and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-and-pregnancy.html" >Nitro-Dur and Pregnancy</a><br />It is not known if it is safe to use Nitro-Dur (nitroglycerin patch) during pregnancy. This eMedTV resource further discusses using this angina medication while pregnant and describes what happened when this drug was given to pregnant animals. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-and-pregnancy.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 21:24:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-application.html Nitro-Dur Application <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-application.html" >Nitro-Dur Application</a><br />When using Nitro-Dur, apply the patch to a clean, hairless area once daily and wear it for 12 to 14 hours. This eMedTV resource describes more application recommendations for Nitro-Dur, including why it is important to not wear this patch for too long. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-application.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 11:23:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-dosage.html Nitro-Dur Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-dosage.html" >Nitro-Dur Dosage</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, the initial Nitro-Dur dose for preventing angina attacks is one patch applied to the skin each day and worn for 12 to 14 hours. This article further discusses dosing guidelines and tips for using this medicated patch. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-dosage.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 02:13:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-drug-interactions.html Nitro-Dur Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-drug-interactions.html" >Nitro-Dur Drug Interactions</a><br />Alcohol, ergot medications, and alteplase may cause drug interactions with Nitro-Dur. This eMedTV Web selection lists other substances that may cause negative reactions with the skin patch and describes the problems these interactions can cause. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-drug-interactions.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 03:37:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-indications.html Nitro-Dur Indications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-indications.html" >Nitro-Dur Indications</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, approved uses (indications) of Nitro-Dur include preventing angina attacks in people with coronary artery disease. This Web page also discusses whether there are any off-label, or unapproved, uses for this patch. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-indications.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 11:44:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-overdose.html Nitro-Dur Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-overdose.html" >Nitro-Dur Overdose</a><br />An overdose with Nitro-Dur (nitroglycerin patch) could lead to dangerously low blood pressure and death. This eMedTV Web resource describes other possible overdose effects and explains how a healthcare provider may treat the symptoms that occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-overdose.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 13:48:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-side-effects.html Nitro-Dur Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-side-effects.html" >Nitro-Dur Side Effects</a><br />Some of the commonly reported side effects of Nitro-Dur include headaches, fainting, and lightheadedness. This eMedTV segment provides a detailed list of side effects and also explains which reactions are potentially serious and require medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-side-effects.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 00:25:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-uses.html Nitro-Dur Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-uses.html" >Nitro-Dur Uses</a><br />Nitro-Dur is a medicated skin patch prescribed to prevent chest pain in people with coronary artery disease. This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at how this angina medicine works and discusses whether it is safe to use Nitro-Dur in children. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-uses.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 12:27:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-warnings-and-precautions.html Nitro-Dur Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Nitro-Dur Warnings and Precautions</a><br />If you have low blood pressure, let your doctor know before using Nitro-Dur. This eMedTV segment discusses what else your doctor needs to know about before you use Nitro-Dur, as well as important warnings and precautions you should be aware of. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur-warnings-and-precautions.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 16:22:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur.html Nitro-Dur <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur.html" >Nitro-Dur</a><br />Nitro-Dur is a prescription skin patch used to help prevent chest pain. This eMedTV Web page offers a complete overview of this angina medicine, describing how it works, potential side effects, and tips on how to use this patch effectively. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitro-dur.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 11:44:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitrodur-patch.html Nitrodur Patch <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitrodur-patch.html" >Nitrodur Patch</a><br />If you have chest pain due to coronary artery disease, you may benefit from Nitro-Dur. This eMedTV article describes how Nitro-Dur works and lists possible side effects of this patch. Nitrodur patch is a common misspelling of Nitro-Dur patch. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitrodur-patch.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 18:06:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitrodur.html Nitrodur <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitrodur.html" >Nitrodur</a><br />Nitro-Dur is a skin patch prescribed to prevent chest pain (angina) in people with coronary artery disease. This eMedTV page describes how the drug works, potential side effects, and how to use the patch. Nitrodur is a common misspelling of Nitro-Dur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitro-dur/nitrodur.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 12:30:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/drug-interactions-with-nitroglycerin-spray.html Drug Interactions With Nitroglycerin Spray <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/drug-interactions-with-nitroglycerin-spray.html" >Drug Interactions With Nitroglycerin Spray</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, drug interactions may occur when nitroglycerin spray is combined with alcohol, rosiglitazone, or various other drugs. This page lists other products that may cause problems and describes the complications that can result. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/drug-interactions-with-nitroglycerin-spray.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 18:56:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitro-spray.html Nitro Spray <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitro-spray.html" >Nitro Spray</a><br />A doctor may prescribe nitroglycerin spray to relieve angina (chest pain). This eMedTV Web article describes what this medicine is used for and discusses some important dosing information. Nitro Spray is a common misspelling of nitroglycerin spray. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitro-spray.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 09:09:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitroglycerin-lingual-spray.html Nitroglycerin Lingual Spray <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitroglycerin-lingual-spray.html" >Nitroglycerin Lingual Spray</a><br />Nitroglycerin spray is a prescribed medicine used to relieve attacks of chest pain (angina). This eMedTV article takes a look at how the lingual use of nitroglycerin spray (spraying it on or under the tongue) can help relieve chest pain. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitroglycerin-lingual-spray.html Fri, 31 May 2013 23:25:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitroglycerin-spray-dosage.html Nitroglycerin Spray Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitroglycerin-spray-dosage.html" >Nitroglycerin Spray Dosage</a><br />When treating chest pain with nitroglycerin spray, use one spray on or under the tongue. This eMedTV Web page takes a closer look at dosing guidelines for nitroglycerin spray, including important tips for how to safely use this drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitroglycerin-spray-dosage.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 13:11:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitroglycerin-spray-side-effects.html Nitroglycerin Spray Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitroglycerin-spray-side-effects.html" >Nitroglycerin Spray Side Effects</a><br />Headaches and dizziness are some of the possible nitroglycerin spray side effects. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at potential reactions to this medicine, including serious complications like sudden fainting or bluish-colored skin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitroglycerin-spray-side-effects.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 20:34:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitroglycerin-spray.html Nitroglycerin Spray <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitroglycerin-spray.html" >Nitroglycerin Spray</a><br />Available by prescription only, nitroglycerin spray may help treat or prevent chest pain. This eMedTV Web selection explains how this spray works to treat or prevent angina attacks, offers general dosing information, and describes potential side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/nitroglycerin-spray.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 18:06:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/precautions-and-warnings-with-nitroglycerin-spray.html Precautions and Warnings With Nitroglycerin Spray <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/precautions-and-warnings-with-nitroglycerin-spray.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Nitroglycerin Spray</a><br />People using nitroglycerin spray may have an increased risk for developing low blood pressure. This eMedTV article provides a detailed list of warnings and precautions with nitroglycerin spray, including details on who should not use the medicine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/precautions-and-warnings-with-nitroglycerin-spray.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 08:42:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/what-is-nitroglycerin-spray-used-for.html What Is Nitroglycerin Spray Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/what-is-nitroglycerin-spray-used-for.html" >What Is Nitroglycerin Spray Used For?</a><br />This eMedTV article discusses why nitroglycerin spray is used for treating or preventing angina attacks in adults with coronary artery disease. This page discusses how this prescription drug works to prevent chest pain and whether it has unapproved uses. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitroglycerin-spray/what-is-nitroglycerin-spray-used-for.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 06:51:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/generic-nitrolingual.html Generic Nitrolingual <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/generic-nitrolingual.html" >Generic Nitrolingual</a><br />This page of the eMedTV library describes the different forms of generic Nitrolingual that are available for treating chest pain. It also discusses who makes these products and how they compare to the brand-name version. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/generic-nitrolingual.html Wed, 30 Oct 2013 16:41:29 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-and-breastfeeding.html Nitrolingual and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-and-breastfeeding.html" >Nitrolingual and Breastfeeding</a><br />This eMedTV resource explains that only vague information is available on Nitrolingual and breastfeeding because the drug is typically not prescribed to younger women. This page describes considerations to keep in mind if using this drug when nursing. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-and-breastfeeding.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 11:03:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-and-pregnancy.html Nitrolingual and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-and-pregnancy.html" >Nitrolingual and Pregnancy</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that Nitrolingual might be safe for use during pregnancy, but it should only be prescribed if the benefits outweigh the risks. This segment discusses this topic in detail, with information on why it was given a Category C rating. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-and-pregnancy.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 11:10:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-dosage.html Nitrolingual Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-dosage.html" >Nitrolingual Dosage</a><br />Everyone receives the same Nitrolingual dosage, regardless of factors like age or weight. This page from the eMedTV library describes the dosing guidelines for this medication in detail, with helpful tips on ensuring the medication's effectiveness. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-dosage.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 15:28:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-drug-interactions.html Nitrolingual Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-drug-interactions.html" >Nitrolingual Drug Interactions</a><br />This page of the eMedTV Web site provides a list of the drugs that can interact with Nitrolingual, such as rosiglitazone and alteplase. It also explains the complications that may occur as a result and how these problems might be avoided. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-drug-interactions.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 06:51:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-liquid.html Nitrolingual Liquid <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-liquid.html" >Nitrolingual Liquid</a><br />Available as a liquid, Nitrolingual comes in a pump bottle that allows you to spray it under the tongue. This eMedTV page presents a brief overview of this prescription angina medicine, with information on how to ensure the drug's effectiveness. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-liquid.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 15:28:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-overdose.html Nitrolingual Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-overdose.html" >Nitrolingual Overdose</a><br />If a person takes a Nitrolingual overdose, the effects can be quite serious. This page of the eMedTV library lists some of the possible effects, which range from heart palpitations to death, and describes the usual treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-overdose.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 02:29:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-pumpspray.html Nitrolingual Pumpspray <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-pumpspray.html" >Nitrolingual Pumpspray</a><br />People who have angina may benefit from treatment with Nitrolingual Pumpspray. This selection from the eMedTV library presents a brief overview of this medication, with details on when and how to take it and important information for your doctor. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-pumpspray.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 13:04:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-side-effects.html Nitrolingual Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-side-effects.html" >Nitrolingual Side Effects</a><br />This segment of the eMedTV Web site discusses the various Nitrolingual side effects. This includes common ones, such as headaches and sore throat, and potentially serious ones that may require prompt medical care, such as signs of an allergic reaction. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-side-effects.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 22:28:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-uses.html Nitrolingual Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-uses.html" >Nitrolingual Uses</a><br />This eMedTV segment explains why Nitrolingual can be used to both treat and prevent angina attacks -- at least on a short-term basis. This page also explains how this medicine works and discusses its use in children, as well as off-label uses. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-uses.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 06:51:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-warnings-and-precautions.html Nitrolingual Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Nitrolingual Warnings and Precautions</a><br />If you are taking a PDE5 inhibitor like Viagra, you cannot take Nitrolingual. Precautions and warnings, as this eMedTV resource explains, also apply to people with certain medical conditions and women who are pregnant or breastfeeding. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual-warnings-and-precautions.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 05:24:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual.html Nitrolingual <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual.html" >Nitrolingual</a><br />Nitrolingual is a drug that can be used to both treat and prevent chest pain (angina). This eMedTV page provides a detailed overview of this product, with information on when and how to use it, possible side effects, and what to do in cases of overdose. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/nitrolingual.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 18:43:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/strengths-of-nitrolingual-pumpspray.html Strengths of Nitrolingual Pumpspray <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/strengths-of-nitrolingual-pumpspray.html" >Strengths of Nitrolingual Pumpspray</a><br />This eMedTV article explains that there is just one Nitrolingual Pumpspray strength; however, it is available in two different-sized bottles. This page also describes these different sizes and presents basic dosing guidelines for this angina medicine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrolingual/strengths-of-nitrolingual-pumpspray.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 08:52:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/generic-nitrostat.html Generic Nitrostat <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/generic-nitrostat.html" >Generic Nitrostat</a><br />At this time, no generic Nitrostat (nitroglycerin tablets) products are available. This selection from the eMedTV Web site explains why generic versions of this drug are no longer available and when a future generic product might be manufactured. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/generic-nitrostat.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 16:52:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/how-is-nitrostat-taken.html How Is Nitrostat Taken? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/how-is-nitrostat-taken.html" >How Is Nitrostat Taken?</a><br />To relieve chest pain (angina), dissolve one Nitrostat tablet under the tongue or between the cheek and gum. This eMedTV article explains how Nitrostat is taken, including tips on effectively using this drug. A link to more details is also provided. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/how-is-nitrostat-taken.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 10:36:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrastat.html Nitrastat <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrastat.html" >Nitrastat</a><br />Nitrostat is a medicine prescribed to relieve, and in some cases prevent, chest pain (angina). This eMedTV resource describes who may benefit from this medication, how it works, and potential side effects. Nitrastat is a common misspelling of Nitrostat. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrastat.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:36:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-and-breastfeeding.html Nitrostat and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-and-breastfeeding.html" >Nitrostat and Breastfeeding</a><br />It may not be safe for infants to breastfeed if the mother is using Nitrostat (nitroglycerin tablets). This eMedTV segment discusses this topic in more detail, including information on what the manufacturer recommends. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-and-breastfeeding.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 11:10:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-and-pregnancy.html Nitrostat and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-and-pregnancy.html" >Nitrostat and Pregnancy</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, Nitrostat (nitroglycerin tablets) is a pregnancy Category C drug, meaning it may not be safe for pregnant women. This page explains why a doctor only prescribes this drug during pregnancy if the benefits outweigh the risks. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-and-pregnancy.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 07:18:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-dosage.html Nitrostat Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-dosage.html" >Nitrostat Dosage</a><br />When relieving angina (chest pain) with Nitrostat, the dosing guidelines are the same for everyone. This eMedTV segment describes how to use Nitrostat tablets to help relieve or prevent angina attacks, and also explains when to seek medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-dosage.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 19:57:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-drug-interactions.html Nitrostat Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-drug-interactions.html" >Nitrostat Drug Interactions</a><br />Alcohol, blood pressure medications, and various other drugs may negatively react with Nitrostat. This eMedTV page offers a detailed list of drugs that may cause interactions with Nitrostat, and explains the complications that these reactions may cause. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-drug-interactions.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 23:42:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-overdose.html Nitrostat Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-overdose.html" >Nitrostat Overdose</a><br />Possible symptoms of an overdose of Nitrostat (nitroglycerin tablets) may include vomiting and seizures. This eMedTV Web selection describes other possible symptoms and discusses potential treatment options that are available in cases of an overdose. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-overdose.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 00:19:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-side-effects.html Nitrostat Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-side-effects.html" >Nitrostat Side Effects</a><br />Potential side effects of Nitrostat may include fainting, headaches, and sweating. This eMedTV Web selection discusses other possible reactions to this angina medication, as well as serious side effects that should be reported to a doctor right away. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-side-effects.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 16:52:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-uses.html Nitrostat Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-uses.html" >Nitrostat Uses</a><br />As explained in this eMedTV article, Nitrostat is used to help relieve and prevent episodes of chest pain in adults. This Web page takes a closer look at how this medication works for relieving angina attacks associated with coronary artery disease. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-uses.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 07:59:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-warnings-and-precautions.html Nitrostat Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Nitrostat Warnings and Precautions</a><br />You may not be able to use Nitrostat if you have anemia, dehydration, or certain other medical problems. This eMedTV article provides more warnings and precautions for Nitrostat, including details on when this product must be avoided entirely. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat-warnings-and-precautions.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 23:42:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat.html Nitrostat <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat.html" >Nitrostat</a><br />Nitrostat is a medicine prescribed to help relieve or prevent attacks of chest pain (angina). This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at this angina medication, with detailed information on dosing, possible side effects, how it works, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nitrostat/nitrostat.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 06:04:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/after-the-exercise-nuclear-scan-test-video.html After the Exercise Nuclear Scan Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/after-the-exercise-nuclear-scan-test-video.html" >After the Exercise Nuclear Scan Test</a><br />This video clip explains what will happen once your exercise stress test is completed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/after-the-exercise-nuclear-scan-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/alternatives-to-exercise-nuclear-scan-stress-test-video.html Alternatives to Exercise Nuclear Scan Stress Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/alternatives-to-exercise-nuclear-scan-stress-test-video.html" >Alternatives to Exercise Nuclear Scan Stress Test</a><br />Alternatives to nuclear scan stress test can be used to check the blood supply to your heart. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/alternatives-to-exercise-nuclear-scan-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/anatomy-of-the-human-heart-video.html Anatomy of the Human Heart <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/anatomy-of-the-human-heart-video.html" >Anatomy of the Human Heart</a><br />This interactive video segment explains in detail how a healthy heart works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/anatomy-of-the-human-heart-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/blood-draws-after-the-exercise-nuclear-scan-stress-test-video.html Blood Draws After the Exercise Nuclear Scan Stress Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/blood-draws-after-the-exercise-nuclear-scan-stress-test-video.html" >Blood Draws After the Exercise Nuclear Scan Stress Test</a><br />This video clip explains why you cannot have your blood drawn after a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/blood-draws-after-the-exercise-nuclear-scan-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/exercise-nuclear-scan-stress-test----introduction-video.html Exercise Nuclear Scan Stress Test -- Introduction <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/exercise-nuclear-scan-stress-test----introduction-video.html" >Exercise Nuclear Scan Stress Test -- Introduction</a><br />This video covers the purpose of having a stress test and discusses its benefits. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/exercise-nuclear-scan-stress-test----introduction-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/exercise-nuclear-scan-test-----getting-started-video.html Exercise Nuclear Scan Test -- Getting Started <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/exercise-nuclear-scan-test-----getting-started-video.html" >Exercise Nuclear Scan Test -- Getting Started</a><br />This video explains the steps you can take to prepare for a pharmaceutical stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/exercise-nuclear-scan-test-----getting-started-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/exercise-nuclear-scan-test----presentation-summary-video.html Exercise Nuclear Scan Test - Presentation Summary <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/exercise-nuclear-scan-test----presentation-summary-video.html" >Exercise Nuclear Scan Test - Presentation Summary</a><br />A summary video clip on stress tests. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/exercise-nuclear-scan-test----presentation-summary-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/getting-started----diabetic-patients-video.html Getting Started --Diabetic Patients <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/getting-started----diabetic-patients-video.html" >Getting Started --Diabetic Patients</a><br />This clip explains how your doctor can help prevent low blood sugar before a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/getting-started----diabetic-patients-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/how-safe-is-an-exercise-nuclear-scan-test-video.html How Safe Is an Exercise Nuclear Scan Test? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/how-safe-is-an-exercise-nuclear-scan-test-video.html" >How Safe Is an Exercise Nuclear Scan Test?</a><br />This video clip talks about how safe an exercise stress test is. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/how-safe-is-an-exercise-nuclear-scan-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/nuclear-scan-stress-test----what-happens-if-you-don't-have-it-video.html Nuclear Scan Stress Test -- What Happens If You Don't Have It? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/nuclear-scan-stress-test----what-happens-if-you-don't-have-it-video.html" >Nuclear Scan Stress Test -- What Happens If You Don't Have It?</a><br />This video clip explains what will happen if you do not have a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/nuclear-scan-stress-test----what-happens-if-you-don't-have-it-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/sensations-you-may-feel-during-a-exercise-nuclear-scan-test-video.html Sensations You May Feel During a Exercise Nuclear Scan Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/sensations-you-may-feel-during-a-exercise-nuclear-scan-test-video.html" >Sensations You May Feel During a Exercise Nuclear Scan Test</a><br />This video describes the normal and abnormal sensations you may feel during a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/sensations-you-may-feel-during-a-exercise-nuclear-scan-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/what-happens-during-an-exercise-nuclear-scan-stress-test-video.html Heart Disease Tests -- Nuclear Scan Stress Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/what-happens-during-an-exercise-nuclear-scan-stress-test-video.html" >Heart Disease Tests -- Nuclear Scan Stress Test</a><br />This video explains what to expect during a nuclear scan stress test procedure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/what-happens-during-an-exercise-nuclear-scan-stress-test-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/what-is-heart-disease-video.html What Is Heart Disease? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/what-is-heart-disease-video.html" >What Is Heart Disease?</a><br />This interactive video discusses heart disease, including what causes it and possible symptoms. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/what-is-heart-disease-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-an-exercise-nuclear-scan-test--video.html What Results Can You Expect From an Exercise Nuclear Scan Test ? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-an-exercise-nuclear-scan-test--video.html" >What Results Can You Expect From an Exercise Nuclear Scan Test ?</a><br />This video clip describes the expected results of an exercise stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/nuclear-scan-test-(exercise)-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-an-exercise-nuclear-scan-test--video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/off-pump-cabg-video/narrowed-coronary-artery-video.html Understanding Blocked Coronary Arteries <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/off-pump-cabg-video/narrowed-coronary-artery-video.html" >Understanding Blocked Coronary Arteries</a><br />This video clip talks about blocked coronary arteries and the problems they can cause. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/off-pump-cabg-video/narrowed-coronary-artery-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/off-pump-cabg-video/off-pump-heart-bypass-surgery-(opcabg)-video.html Off-Pump Heart Bypass Surgery (OPCABG) <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/off-pump-cabg-video/off-pump-heart-bypass-surgery-(opcabg)-video.html" >Off-Pump Heart Bypass Surgery (OPCABG)</a><br />This interactive video explains in detail what happens during a beating heart coronary artery bypass graft (OPCABG). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/off-pump-cabg-video/off-pump-heart-bypass-surgery-(opcabg)-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/off-pump-cabg-video/overview-of-the-heart-video.html Overview of the Heart <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/off-pump-cabg-video/overview-of-the-heart-video.html" >Overview of the Heart</a><br />This video clips explains the heart. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/off-pump-cabg-video/overview-of-the-heart-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/drug-interactions-with-omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters.html Drug Interactions With Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/drug-interactions-with-omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters.html" >Drug Interactions With Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters</a><br />Certain medication (such as "blood thinners") may cause drug interactions with omega-3-acid ethyl esters. This eMedTV Web page lists some of the drugs that may cause potentially dangerous omega-3-acid ethyl esters interactions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/drug-interactions-with-omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters.html Wed, 26 Feb 2014 12:32:05 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters-dosage.html Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters-dosage.html" >Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters Dosage</a><br />The recommended omega-3-acid ethyl esters dosage is 4 grams (4000 mg) a day. As this page on the eMedTV Web site explains, your dose can be taken all at once (as four capsules) or as two capsules twice daily. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters-dosage.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 18:53:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters.html Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters.html" >Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters</a><br />Omega-3-acid ethyl esters is a prescription fish oil product used for treating very high triglycerides. This eMedTV page describes the effects of omega-3-acid ethyl esters, offers dosing information for the drug, and lists its possible side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 11:07:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/precautions-and-warnings-with-omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters.html Precautions and Warnings With Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/precautions-and-warnings-with-omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters</a><br />If you have diabetes, let your healthcare provider know before you take omega-3-acid ethyl esters. This eMedTV page offers other precautions and warnings with omega-3-acid ethyl esters, including important information on who should not use this drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/precautions-and-warnings-with-omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:36:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/side-effects-of-omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters.html Side Effects of Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/side-effects-of-omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters.html" >Side Effects of Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters</a><br />Flu symptoms, infections, and burping are the most common side effects of omega-3-acid ethyl esters. This eMedTV resource lists other common side effects and explains which side effects may require medical attention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/side-effects-of-omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:47:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/what-is-omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters-used-for.html What Is Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/what-is-omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters-used-for.html" >What Is Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters Used For?</a><br />Omega-3-acid ethyl esters is used for treating triglyceride levels higher than 500 mg/dL. This eMedTV Web page explains how the drug works for high triglycerides and lists possible off-label omega-3-acid ethyl esters uses. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters/what-is-omega-3-acid-ethyl-esters-used-for.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 08:45:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/does-omega-3-work.html Does Omega-3 Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/does-omega-3-work.html" >Does Omega-3 Work?</a><br />Many people may wonder, "Does omega-3 work?" This page on the eMedTV site discusses the effectiveness of omega-3 supplements for various uses, including weight loss, heart health, aging, mental health, and fetal or childhood development. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/does-omega-3-work.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 13:01:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omaga-3.html Omaga-3 <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omaga-3.html" >Omaga-3</a><br />Omega-3 is beneficial for lowering triglycerides and reducing blood pressure. This eMedTV resource further explains what omega-3 supplements are used for and lists possible side effects that may occur. Omaga-3 is a common misspelling of omega-3. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omaga-3.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 23:15:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omeaga-3.html Omeaga-3 <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omeaga-3.html" >Omeaga-3</a><br />As this eMedTV Web resource explains, omega-3 fatty acids are essential for human nutrition and may provide several health benefits. This page also covers some safety precautions with omega-3 acids. Omeaga-3 is a common misspelling of omega-3. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omeaga-3.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 02:26:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-and-breastfeeding.html Omega-3 and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-and-breastfeeding.html" >Omega-3 and Breastfeeding</a><br />Since omega-3 passes through breast milk, it may be beneficial for breastfeeding women to take it. This eMedTV segment offers more information on omega-3 and breastfeeding, and explores the possible benefits of taking omega-3 fatty acid supplements. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-and-breastfeeding.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 13:34:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-benefits.html Omega-3 Benefits <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-benefits.html" >Omega-3 Benefits</a><br />Studies show that omega-3 may be beneficial for the heart and vascular system. This eMedTV article discusses other omega-3 benefits, including possible benefits for mental health, weight loss, and pregnancy or childhood development. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-benefits.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 09:59:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-dose.html Omega-3 Dose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-dose.html" >Omega-3 Dose</a><br />Several factors help determine an omega-3 dose. As this page from the eMedTV Web site explains, omega-3 dosing is based on why you are taking it, how much you already get from food, and the type of omega-3 fatty acid (ALA, DHA, or EPA). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-dose.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 08:08:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-drug-interactions.html Omega-3 Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-drug-interactions.html" >Omega-3 Drug Interactions</a><br />Orlistat and medicines that "thin" the blood could cause negative omega-3 drug interactions. This eMedTV page lists specific anticoagulant drugs that may interact with omega-3 and explains what may happen if these are taken with omega-3 supplements. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-drug-interactions.html Thu, 13 Feb 2014 18:40:16 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-overdose.html Omega-3 Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-overdose.html" >Omega-3 Overdose</a><br />An omega-3 overdose may cause an upset stomach or increase your risk of bleeding. This article from the eMedTV archives lists possible signs of bleeding and describes the steps your doctor may take to treat an overdose of omega-3 fatty acids. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-overdose.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 03:43:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-safety.html Omega-3 Safety <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-safety.html" >Omega-3 Safety</a><br />Before taking omega-3 supplements, let your doctor know if you have diabetes or a bleeding disorder. This eMedTV page lists other omega-3 safety warnings and precautions, and offers tips for finding omega-3 products that have been tested for toxins. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-safety.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 14:18:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-side-effects.html Omega-3 Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-side-effects.html" >Omega-3 Side Effects</a><br />Potential omega-3 side effects include nausea, diarrhea, and indigestion. This eMedTV Web page lists other side effects that may occur with omega-3 fatty acid supplements, including serious ones that may indicate that you should stop taking them. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3-side-effects.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 11:53:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3.html Omega-3 <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3.html" >Omega-3</a><br />Omega-3 fatty acids are essential nutritional components necessary for normal growth and development. This eMedTV segment describes other benefits of omega-3, explains how it works, and lists possible side effects of the supplements. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega-3.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 07:28:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega3.html Omega3 <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega3.html" >Omega3</a><br />This eMedTV article explains that omega-3 fatty acids may provide several health benefits, such as preventing blood clots and lowering blood pressure. This page also describes possible side effects. Omega3 is a common misspelling of omega-3. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/omega3.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 01:46:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/pregnancy-and-omega-3.html Pregnancy and Omega-3 <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/pregnancy-and-omega-3.html" >Pregnancy and Omega-3</a><br />Taking omega-3 during pregnancy is essential to proper growth and development of the fetus. This eMedTV article provides more information on pregnancy and omega-3, and explains the importance of finding supplements from reputable manufacturers. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/omega-3/pregnancy-and-omega-3.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 19:30:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/abnormal-scar-formation-following-open-heart-surgery.html Abnormal Scar Formation Following Open Heart Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/abnormal-scar-formation-following-open-heart-surgery.html" >Abnormal Scar Formation Following Open Heart Surgery</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, it is possible to develop abnormal scars following open heart surgery, especially if you have a history of keloids (excessive, thick scarring). This article covers abnormal scar formation following open heart surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/abnormal-scar-formation-following-open-heart-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:32:54 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/alternatives-for-bypass-surgery.html Alternatives for Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/alternatives-for-bypass-surgery.html" >Alternatives for Bypass Surgery</a><br />As this eMedTV Web page explains, bypass surgery alternatives typically include catheter procedures and/or medication. This article highlights these possible alternatives and explains how they work and why they are used. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/alternatives-for-bypass-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:16:41 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/anesthesia-for-bypass-surgery.html Anesthesia for Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/anesthesia-for-bypass-surgery.html" >Anesthesia for Bypass Surgery</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, general anesthesia for bypass surgery will put you into a deep sleep, making you unaware of any pain during the surgery. This page discusses what anesthesia is, what it does, and why it is used for bypass surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/anesthesia-for-bypass-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:16:58 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/atrial-fibrillation-after-cardiac-surgery.html Atrial Fibrillation After Cardiac Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/atrial-fibrillation-after-cardiac-surgery.html" >Atrial Fibrillation After Cardiac Surgery</a><br />Atrial fibrillation (a type of abnormal heart rhythm) sometimes occurs after cardiac surgery. This part of the eMedTV library describes the symptoms of atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery and explains how your doctor can treat it. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/atrial-fibrillation-after-cardiac-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:26:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/bleeding-following-open-heart-surgery.html Bleeding Following Open Heart Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/bleeding-following-open-heart-surgery.html" >Bleeding Following Open Heart Surgery</a><br />As explained in this eMedTV page, some bleeding following open heart surgery is normal. However, if bleeding is severe, blood and blood products are often used. This article describes the ways of stopping severe bleeding after open heart surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/bleeding-following-open-heart-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:26:15 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/bypass-surgery.html Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/bypass-surgery.html" >Bypass Surgery</a><br />In a bypass surgery, a blood vessel is placed in your heart to go around the vessel that is blocked. This eMedTV segment explains in detail why this surgery may be needed, what happens during a bypass, and immediately afterwards. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/bypass-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:19:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/diabetics-and-open-heart-surgery.html Diabetics and Open Heart Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/diabetics-and-open-heart-surgery.html" >Diabetics and Open Heart Surgery</a><br />The risk of infections and other problems after open heart surgery is increased for people with diabetes. This eMedTV page provides detailed information on diabetics and open heart surgery, as well as symptoms of abnormal blood sugar levels. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/diabetics-and-open-heart-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:22:59 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/graft-failure-and-open-heart-surgery.html Graft Failure and Open Heart Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/graft-failure-and-open-heart-surgery.html" >Graft Failure and Open Heart Surgery</a><br />Grafts can close after open heart surgery, as this eMedTV page explains. However, this is more common in people who smoke or have high cholesterol. This page talks about graft failure and open heart surgery, and what to expect if the graft closes. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/graft-failure-and-open-heart-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:26:40 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/heart-attack-with-open-heart-surgery.html Heart Attack With Open Heart Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/heart-attack-with-open-heart-surgery.html" >Heart Attack With Open Heart Surgery</a><br />A heart attack is a possible and serious complication of open heart surgery. This eMedTV Web page provides helpful information about what a heart attack is and gives statistics about how often a heart attack with open heart surgery typically occurs. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/heart-attack-with-open-heart-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:27:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/heart-bipass-surgery.html Heart Bipass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/heart-bipass-surgery.html" >Heart Bipass Surgery</a><br />This eMedTV overview of open heart surgery discusses how the surgery improves blood supply to the heart, how it is performed, and some of its possible complications. Heart bipass surgery is a common misspelling and variation of open heart surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/heart-bipass-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:24:48 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/injury-to-arteries-or-organs-after-bypass-surgery.html Injury to Arteries or Organs After Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/injury-to-arteries-or-organs-after-bypass-surgery.html" >Injury to Arteries or Organs After Bypass Surgery</a><br />Artery and organ injury can sometimes occur as complications of bypass surgery. This selection from the eMedTV archives describes the typical treatment for an injury to arteries or organs after bypass surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/injury-to-arteries-or-organs-after-bypass-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:32:36 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/instruments-and-grafts-used-for-open-heart-surgery.html Instruments and Grafts Used for Open Heart Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/instruments-and-grafts-used-for-open-heart-surgery.html" >Instruments and Grafts Used for Open Heart Surgery</a><br />The bypass graft and the heart-lung bypass machine are important components of open heart surgery. This eMedTV Web page describes some of the instruments used for open heart surgery and explains why they are used and how they work. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/instruments-and-grafts-used-for-open-heart-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:24:13 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/kidney-problems-as-a-complication-of-bypass-surgery.html Kidney Problems as a Complication of Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/kidney-problems-as-a-complication-of-bypass-surgery.html" >Kidney Problems as a Complication of Bypass Surgery</a><br />After open heart surgery, mild kidney problems can occur in up to 20 percent of patients. This part of the eMedTV library provides statistics about kidney problems as a complication of bypass surgery and discusses the possibility of chronic dialysis. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/kidney-problems-as-a-complication-of-bypass-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:27:40 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/lung-problems-after-bypass-surgery.html Lung Problems After Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/lung-problems-after-bypass-surgery.html" >Lung Problems After Bypass Surgery</a><br />Lung problems after bypass surgery can range from pneumonia to bleeding to lung failure. This page of the eMedTV site explains who is at increased risk for developing these problems. This page also discusses treatment options for these lung problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/lung-problems-after-bypass-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:31:48 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/medication-risk-with-open-heart-surgery.html Medication Risk With Open Heart Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/medication-risk-with-open-heart-surgery.html" >Medication Risk With Open Heart Surgery</a><br />Allergic reaction to medication is one of the risks of open heart surgery. As this eMedTV page explains, it's important to talk with your doctor about your allergies and current medications in order to reduce medication risk with open heart surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/medication-risk-with-open-heart-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:32:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-and-moving-to-the-operating-room.html Open Heart Surgery and Moving to the Operating Room <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-and-moving-to-the-operating-room.html" >Open Heart Surgery and Moving to the Operating Room</a><br />In the operating room for open heart surgery, you may see heart monitors and anesthesia equipment. This eMedTV Web page discusses open heart surgery and moving to the operating room by describing what you can expect to see and hear inside. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-and-moving-to-the-operating-room.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:34:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-complications.html Open Heart Surgery Complications <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-complications.html" >Open Heart Surgery Complications</a><br />Possible complications from open heart surgery can range from nausea to stroke to loss of life. This page of the eMedTV site outlines several minor and major open heart surgery complications and offers information on how often they occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-complications.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:32:19 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-expectations.html Open Heart Surgery Expectations <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-expectations.html" >Open Heart Surgery Expectations</a><br />In terms of open heart surgery expectations, you are likely to see an improvement in your heart's function. This eMedTV segment discusses reasonable open heart surgery expectations and explains how the surgery is not always a permanent solution. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-expectations.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:23:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-infections.html Open Heart Surgery Infections <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-infections.html" >Open Heart Surgery Infections</a><br />Minor skin infections and major infections in the chest cavity are possible with open heart surgery. This eMedTV Web segment describes these possible open heart surgery infections and how they are treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-infections.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:27:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-recovery.html Open Heart Surgery Recovery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-recovery.html" >Open Heart Surgery Recovery</a><br />After open heart surgery, recovery time will vary from patient to patient. This page of the eMedTV site discusses your time in the hospital and explains what you should do and what you should avoid during the recovery process. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery-recovery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:16:02 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery.html Open Heart Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery.html" >Open Heart Surgery</a><br />Open heart surgery is a procedure that is used to improve the blood supply to the heart. This eMedTV segment takes an in-depth look at this procedure, including how it is performed, possible complications, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/open-heart-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:09:37 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/preparing-for-open-heart-surgery.html Preparing for Open Heart Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/preparing-for-open-heart-surgery.html" >Preparing for Open Heart Surgery</a><br />As described in this eMedTV article, preparing for open heart surgery involves talking to your doctor about your medical history, current medications, and any allergies you may have. This resource discusses how to prepare for open heart surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/preparing-for-open-heart-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:17:13 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/reasons-for-bypass-surgery.html Reasons for Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/reasons-for-bypass-surgery.html" >Reasons for Bypass Surgery</a><br />The main reason for bypass surgery is to improve the blood supply and delivery of oxygen to the heart. This eMedTV segment discusses the reasons for bypass surgery and explains what happens during the surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/reasons-for-bypass-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:23:58 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/stroke-during-open-heart-surgery.html Stroke During Open Heart Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/stroke-during-open-heart-surgery.html" >Stroke During Open Heart Surgery</a><br />A stroke occurs in about 5 out of every 100 open heart surgeries. This eMedTV page discusses the possibility of stroke during open heart surgery and explains how your body can be affected by a stroke in many ways, such as paralysis or loss of speech. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/stroke-during-open-heart-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:33:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/the-day-of-bypass-surgery.html The Day of Bypass Surgery <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/the-day-of-bypass-surgery.html" >The Day of Bypass Surgery</a><br />On the day of bypass surgery, you can expect to have an intravenous fluid line and a test called an EKG. This eMedTV segment describes the medications and tests that will be used on the day of your bypass surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/the-day-of-bypass-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:34:01 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/what-can-you-expect-without-open-heart-surgery.html What Can You Expect Without Open Heart Surgery? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/what-can-you-expect-without-open-heart-surgery.html" >What Can You Expect Without Open Heart Surgery?</a><br />What can you expect without open heart surgery? As this eMedTV article explains, you will be at an increased risk for life-threatening illness. This resource explains the possible consequences of delaying or refusing open heart surgery. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/what-can-you-expect-without-open-heart-surgery.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:23:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/wound-breakdown-as-an-open-heart-surgery-complication.html Wound Breakdown as an Open Heart Surgery Complication <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/wound-breakdown-as-an-open-heart-surgery-complication.html" >Wound Breakdown as an Open Heart Surgery Complication</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, open heart surgery patients may experience wound breakdown (when the tissue layers of the wound do not grow back together correctly). This page gives an overview of wound breakdown as an open heart surgery complication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/open-heart-surgery/wound-breakdown-as-an-open-heart-surgery-complication.html Wed, 2 Oct 2013 11:33:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/drug-interactions-with-pitavastatin.html Drug Interactions With Pitavastatin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/drug-interactions-with-pitavastatin.html" >Drug Interactions With Pitavastatin</a><br />Some of the medicines that can negatively react with pitavastatin include niacin, fibrates, and statins. This eMedTV page explains how drug interactions with pitavastatin can raise your risk for serious muscle problems or other dangerous complications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/drug-interactions-with-pitavastatin.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:38:09 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/pitastatin.html Pitastatin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/pitastatin.html" >Pitastatin</a><br />As this page from the eMedTV Web site explains, pitavastatin is used to treat high cholesterol. This page discusses how this drug works and describes some general safety concerns. Pitastatin is a common misspelling of pitavastatin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/pitastatin.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 19:57:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/pitavastatin-dosage.html Pitavastatin Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/pitavastatin-dosage.html" >Pitavastatin Dosage</a><br />The average daily pitavastatin dose for many people with high cholesterol is 2 mg once daily. This eMedTV resource further discusses dosing guidelines for this drug, including important tips on how to safely and effectively take pitavastatin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/pitavastatin-dosage.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 13:51:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/pitavastatin.html Pitavastatin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/pitavastatin.html" >Pitavastatin</a><br />A prescription drug, pitavastatin is used to treat high cholesterol and high triglycerides. This eMedTV Web selection explains how this medicine works, describes potential side effects, covers dosing guidelines, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/pitavastatin.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 12:30:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/precautions-and-warnings-with-pitavastatin.html Precautions and Warnings With Pitavastatin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/precautions-and-warnings-with-pitavastatin.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Pitavastatin</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, you should not take pitavastatin if you have active liver disease or are taking certain drugs. Other safety precautions and warnings for pitavastatin are discussed in this article, including what your doctor needs to know. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/precautions-and-warnings-with-pitavastatin.html Tue, 2 Jul 2013 20:00:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/side-effects-of-pitavastatin.html Side Effects of Pitavastatin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/side-effects-of-pitavastatin.html" >Side Effects of Pitavastatin</a><br />Contact your healthcare provider immediately if you are taking pitavastatin and experience muscle pain. This eMedTV Web segment outlines some of the most common pitavastatin side effects, as well as reactions that may be potentially dangerous. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/side-effects-of-pitavastatin.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 04:47:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/what-is-pitavastatin-used-for.html What Is Pitavastatin Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/what-is-pitavastatin-used-for.html" >What Is Pitavastatin Used For?</a><br />Pitavastatin is prescribed to treat high cholesterol in adults. This eMedTV Web resource further discusses what pitavastatin is used for, including how it works to decrease "bad" cholesterol, increase "good" cholesterol, and lower triglycerides. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/pitavastatin/what-is-pitavastatin-used-for.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 06:58:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/are-plant-sterols-safe.html Are Plant Sterols Safe? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/are-plant-sterols-safe.html" >Are Plant Sterols Safe?</a><br />Since plant sterol products are very common, many people wonder, "Are plant sterols safe?" This eMedTV page discusses the safety of plant sterols and explains what you should be aware of before using any plant sterol supplements. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/are-plant-sterols-safe.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 01:16:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/benefits-of-plant-sterols.html Benefits of Plant Sterols <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/benefits-of-plant-sterols.html" >Benefits of Plant Sterols</a><br />Plant sterols appear to be beneficial for lowering cholesterol and reducing the risk of heart disease. This eMedTV segment discusses other potential benefits of plant sterols and explains how the natural compounds work for reducing cholesterol levels. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/benefits-of-plant-sterols.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 19:17:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/do-plant-sterols-work.html Do Plant Sterols Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/do-plant-sterols-work.html" >Do Plant Sterols Work?</a><br />People may wonder, "Do plant sterols work for any conditions other than high cholesterol?" This part of the eMedTV library explores the effectiveness of plant sterol products for various conditions and also lists some less-valid plant sterols uses. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/do-plant-sterols-work.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 04:17:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterol-dosage.html Plant Sterol Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterol-dosage.html" >Plant Sterol Dosage</a><br />Although there is no standard plant sterol dosage, the AHA recommends taking 2 grams daily. This eMedTV Web page also offers plant sterol dosing recommendations from the FDA and includes other information about plant sterol products. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterol-dosage.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 01:52:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterol-drug-interactions.html Plant Sterol Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterol-drug-interactions.html" >Plant Sterol Drug Interactions</a><br />Vitamin E, beta-carotene, and ezetimibe products may cause plant sterol drug interactions. This page from the eMedTV archives explains what may happen when these medications are taken together with plant sterol products. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterol-drug-interactions.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 15:33:51 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterol-overdose.html Plant Sterol Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterol-overdose.html" >Plant Sterol Overdose</a><br />It is highly unlikely for someone to overdose on plant sterols. This section of the eMedTV library further explains why a plant sterol overdose is unlikely to occur and describes the treatment options that are available for an overdose (if necessary). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterol-overdose.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 22:41:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterol-side-effects.html Plant Sterol Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterol-side-effects.html" >Plant Sterol Side Effects</a><br />Potential plant sterol side effects include constipation, impotence, and heartburn. As this eMedTV page explains, side effects can be bothersome but are usually not serious. You should watch for signs of an allergic reaction while using plant sterols. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterol-side-effects.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 06:21:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterols-and-breastfeeding.html Plant Sterols and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterols-and-breastfeeding.html" >Plant Sterols and Breastfeeding</a><br />It is unknown if plant sterols from dietary supplements are safe for breastfeeding women. This eMedTV resource provides a more in-depth look at plant sterols and breastfeeding, and explains why plant sterols may cause problems in breastfeeding women. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterols-and-breastfeeding.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 22:38:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterols-and-pregnancy.html Plant Sterols and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterols-and-pregnancy.html" >Plant Sterols and Pregnancy</a><br />Due to their effects on certain hormones, plant sterols may not be safe for use in pregnancy. This eMedTV page offers more information on plant sterols and pregnancy, further explaining why plant sterol supplements may not be safe for pregnant women. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterols-and-pregnancy.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:47:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterols.html Plant Sterols <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterols.html" >Plant Sterols</a><br />Plant sterols are natural compounds that are used for lowering cholesterol. This eMedTV article describes various plant sterol products, discusses their benefits in more detail, and explains what you should know before taking them. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/plant-sterols/plant-sterols.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 19:54:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/generic-for-prinivil.html Generic for Prinivil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/generic-for-prinivil.html" >Generic for Prinivil</a><br />This eMedTV page discusses drugs that are generic for Prinivil, including who makes them, how they work, and available strengths. Now sold under the name Lisinopril tablets, the drug was originally developed by Merck & Co. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/generic-for-prinivil.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 17:02:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinavil.html Prinavil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinavil.html" >Prinavil</a><br />This eMedTV segment offers an overview of Prinivil, a medication prescribed to treat several conditions involving the heart and blood vessels. This page also covers some general precautions of the drug. Prinavil is a common misspelling of Prinivil. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinavil.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 01:49:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-dosing.html Prinivil Dosing <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-dosing.html" >Prinivil Dosing</a><br />Prinivil dosing guidelines vary based on age, the condition being treated, and more. This eMedTV page lists common doses for people with congestive heart failure, high blood pressure, and following a heart attack, as well as tips on taking the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-dosing.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 05:31:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-drug-interactions.html Prinivil Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-drug-interactions.html" >Prinivil Drug Interactions</a><br />Lithium, diuretics, and NSAIDs are among the drugs that can potentially interact with Prinivil. This eMedTV page describes how these Prinivil drug interactions can decrease blood pressure too much and contribute to kidney damage, among other things. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-drug-interactions.html Fri, 14 Jun 2013 10:03:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-precautions-and-warnings.html Prinivil Precautions and Warnings <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-precautions-and-warnings.html" >Prinivil Precautions and Warnings</a><br />This eMedTV segment discusses Prinivil precautions and warnings, such as people who should avoid the drug and possible side effects. For example, some people taking Prinivil may experience extreme low blood pressure or kidney damage. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-precautions-and-warnings.html Tue, 7 Jan 2014 18:45:32 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-side-effects.html Prinivil Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-side-effects.html" >Prinivil Side Effects</a><br />Among the Prinivil side effects listed in this eMedTV article are common reactions, such as diarrhea and nausea; rare problems, such as hair loss and memory impairment; and side effects to report to your healthcare provider, such as itching or wheezing. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-side-effects.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 16:56:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-uses.html Prinivil Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-uses.html" >Prinivil Uses</a><br />Prinivil uses include treating high blood pressure and congestive heart failure, among other conditions. This eMedTV page also explains how Prinivil can lower the risks that accompany long-term high blood pressure and describes off-label uses. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil-uses.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 06:08:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil.html Prinivil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil.html" >Prinivil</a><br />Prinivil is a prescription drug used to treat high blood pressure and congestive heart failure. This eMedTV page discusses others uses for the drug, explains how it works, and also includes a list of potential side effects and dosing information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinivil.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 23:08:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinovil.html Prinovil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinovil.html" >Prinovil</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that Prinivil is used to treat several conditions of the heart and blood vessels. This page further describes Prinivil uses, explains how the drug works, and offers dosing tips. Prinovil is a common misspelling of Prinivil. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinovil.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 18:50:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinvil.html Prinvil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinvil.html" >Prinvil</a><br />As this eMedTV resource explains, a doctor may prescribe Prinivil to help treat conditions that affect the heart and blood vessels. This page also discusses some dosing guidelines and general precautions. Prinvil is a common misspelling of Prinivil. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinivil/prinvil.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 02:56:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzemetal-angina.html Prinzemetal Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzemetal-angina.html" >Prinzemetal Angina</a><br />This eMedTV Web page briefly describes Prinzmetal's angina, a rare type of heart disorder that occurs in young people. This condition is caused by reduced blood flow to the heart. Prinzemetal angina is a common misspelling of Prinzmetal's angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzemetal-angina.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 18:03:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzmetal's-(variant)-angina.html Prinzmetal's (Variant) Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzmetal's-(variant)-angina.html" >Prinzmetal's (Variant) Angina</a><br />Prinzmetal's (variant) angina is an uncommon form of the condition. As this eMedTV page explains, angina is a heart disorder that is often characterized by chest pain. This page discusses the causes, symptoms, and treatment options available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzmetal's-(variant)-angina.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 08:08:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzmetal's-angina.html Prinzmetal's Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzmetal's-angina.html" >Prinzmetal's Angina</a><br />Prinzmetal's angina is the rarest type of angina and can occur in people without coronary heart disease. This eMedTV segment offers information on this type of angina, including its causes and possible treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzmetal's-angina.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 06:38:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzmetal-angina.html Prinzmetal Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzmetal-angina.html" >Prinzmetal Angina</a><br />Prinzmetal's angina is a rare heart condition that typically occurs in younger people. This eMedTV article briefly describes the symptoms and treatment options for this condition. Prinzmetal angina is a common misspelling of Prinzmetal's angina. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzmetal-angina.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 13:38:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzmetal.html Prinzmetal <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzmetal.html" >Prinzmetal</a><br />Prinzmetal is a rare form of angina -- a heart condition that is commonly characterized by chest pain. This eMedTV article looks at the causes and symptoms of this condition (also called variant angina), as well as treatment options. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/prinzmetal's-angina/prinzmetal.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 16:15:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/generic-procardia.html Generic Procardia <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/generic-procardia.html" >Generic Procardia</a><br />There are currently two strengths of generic Procardia available, nifedipine 10 mg and 20 mg. This eMedTV segment explains how the FDA has determined that generic Procardia is as good as the brand-name medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/generic-procardia.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 01:49:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-and-breastfeeding.html Procardia and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-and-breastfeeding.html" >Procardia and Breastfeeding</a><br />Procardia does pass through women's breast milk in low amounts. This part of the eMedTV site discusses the manufacturer's recommendation on taking Procardia and breastfeeding at the same time, and covers why some doctors may still prescribe the drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-and-breastfeeding.html Thu, 6 Jun 2013 07:35:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-and-depression.html Procardia and Depression <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-and-depression.html" >Procardia and Depression</a><br />Depression appears to be a side effect of Procardia. This portion of the eMedTV library describes the possible connection between Procardia and depression, and explains what to do if depression becomes a problem while you are taking the medicine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-and-depression.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 03:00:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-and-erectile-dysfunction.html Procardia and Erectile Dysfunction <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-and-erectile-dysfunction.html" >Procardia and Erectile Dysfunction</a><br />There are several possible side effects of Procardia, and erectile dysfunction is one of them. This eMedTV page discusses how often sexual problems occur in people taking Procardia and explains what to do if this happens to you. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-and-erectile-dysfunction.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 08:05:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-and-pregnancy.html Procardia and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-and-pregnancy.html" >Procardia and Pregnancy</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, it may not be safe to take Procardia during pregnancy. In animal studies, the drug was shown to increase the risk of miscarriages and birth defects. This article takes an in-depth look at using this drug during pregnancy. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-and-pregnancy.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 11:07:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-dosage.html Procardia Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-dosage.html" >Procardia Dosage</a><br />The recommended starting Procardia dosage for treating angina is 10 mg three times daily. This part of the eMedTV Web site describes the factors that may affect your Procardia dosage and outlines some tips on when and how to take the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-dosage.html Thu, 6 Jun 2013 12:00:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-drug-interactions.html Procardia Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-drug-interactions.html" >Procardia Drug Interactions</a><br />Warfarin, St. John's wort, and grapefruit juice may cause potentially negative interactions with Procardia. This eMedTV resource explores other potential Procardia drug interactions and describes how these interactions may lead to problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-drug-interactions.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 18:06:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-overdose.html Procardia Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-overdose.html" >Procardia Overdose</a><br />Fainting, difficulty breathing, and dizziness are possible signs of a Procardia overdose. This eMedTV resource lists some of the symptoms that a person might experience after taking too much Procardia, as well as treatment options that are available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-overdose.html Tue, 25 Jun 2013 02:23:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-uses.html Procardia Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-uses.html" >Procardia Uses</a><br />Procardia uses include treating stable and variant angina in adults. This portion of the eMedTV archives explains these uses in more detail and also outlines possible off-label Procardia uses, such as treating preterm labor and migraine headaches. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-uses.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 07:28:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-warnings-and-precautions.html Procardia Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Procardia Warnings and Precautions</a><br />Procardia can make chest pain worse or may even cause heart attacks. This portion of the eMedTV library offers other Procardia warnings and precautions, such as the safety of taking the medicine during pregnancy and who should not take the medicine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia-warnings-and-precautions.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 13:48:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia.html Procardia <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia.html" >Procardia</a><br />Procardia is a prescription drug that is licensed to treat certain types of angina. This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at Procardia, providing information on how it works, its potential side effects, and tips on taking the medicine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/procardia.html Sat, 29 Jun 2013 16:52:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/side-effects-of-procardia.html Side Effects of Procardia <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/side-effects-of-procardia.html" >Side Effects of Procardia</a><br />Common Procardia side effects may include dizziness, weakness, and nausea. This part of the eMedTV Web site describes other common and rare side effects of Procardia, and also lists which side effects may require immediate medical attention. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/procardia/side-effects-of-procardia.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 09:16:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/dosing-of-propafenone.html Dosing of Propafenone <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/dosing-of-propafenone.html" >Dosing of Propafenone</a><br />This eMedTV segment takes a brief look at propafenone dosing for the treatment of certain heart rhythm problems. This page describes some of the factors that may affect your dosage and outlines the usual recommended starting amount for this drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/dosing-of-propafenone.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 04:44:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/drug-interactions-with-propafenone.html Drug Interactions With Propafenone <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/drug-interactions-with-propafenone.html" >Drug Interactions With Propafenone</a><br />This eMedTV resource features a detailed list of products that may cause complications when taken with propafenone, including beta blockers and antiarrhythmia medications. A description of the problems these drug interactions can cause is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/drug-interactions-with-propafenone.html Fri, 23 Aug 2013 12:15:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/metallic-taste-and-propafenone.html Metallic Taste and Propafenone <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/metallic-taste-and-propafenone.html" >Metallic Taste and Propafenone</a><br />This eMedTV segment explains that side effects are possible with propafenone, and a metallic taste is one of the most commonly reported reactions. This page describes how often this side effect occurs and what to do if you develop serious problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/metallic-taste-and-propafenone.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 11:23:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/precautions-and-warnings-with-propafenone.html Precautions and Warnings With Propafenone <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/precautions-and-warnings-with-propafenone.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Propafenone</a><br />This eMedTV resource highlights several important precautions for using propafenone safely, including warnings of dangerous complications that may occur in some people who use it. This article also takes a look at who should not take this drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/precautions-and-warnings-with-propafenone.html Sat, 4 May 2013 11:07:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-dosage.html Propafenone Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-dosage.html" >Propafenone Dosage</a><br />Your individual dose of propafenone will be based on medical issues you have and other factors. This eMedTV page lists several recommendations for taking this medication properly, including how often to take it and whether you need to take it with food. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-dosage.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 11:57:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-dose.html Propafenone Dose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-dose.html" >Propafenone Dose</a><br />When treating heart rhythm problems with propafenone, the initial dose is usually 150 mg every eight hours. This eMedTV article examines dosing guidelines for this prescription drug, including some specific amounts for adults and tips on taking it. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-dose.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 08:52:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-drug-interactions.html Propafenone Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-drug-interactions.html" >Propafenone Drug Interactions</a><br />There are a number of medications that may cause negative drug interactions with propafenone. This eMedTV page describes the problems that may occur and offers a link to a more detailed list of products that may not be safe to use with propafenone. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-drug-interactions.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 06:11:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-maximum-dose.html Propafenone Maximum Dose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-maximum-dose.html" >Propafenone Maximum Dose</a><br />As explained in this eMedTV page, propafenone dosing guidelines will vary, depending on how you respond to the medicine and various other factors. This page also discusses the maximum propafenone dose and offers a link to more tips on taking this drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-maximum-dose.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 22:01:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-overdose.html Propafenone Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-overdose.html" >Propafenone Overdose</a><br />Seek medical attention immediately if you believe you have overdosed on propafenone. This eMedTV article outlines some of the potentially serious problems that may occur if too much of this medication is taken and how symptoms might be treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-overdose.html Thu, 20 Jun 2013 03:03:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-side-effects.html Propafenone Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-side-effects.html" >Propafenone Side Effects</a><br />As this part of the eMedTV Web site explains, clinical studies on propafenone have shown that the most common reactions to this medicine include an unusual taste, dizziness, and nausea. This article takes a closer look at other propafenone side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone-side-effects.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:35:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone.html Propafenone <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone.html" >Propafenone</a><br />Propafenone is prescribed to treat certain types of irregular heart rates by stabilizing the heart rhythm. This eMedTV selection presents more details on this antiarrhythmia medicine, including specific uses, dosing instructions, side effects, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafenone.html Sat, 4 May 2013 11:05:30 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafinone.html Propafinone <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafinone.html" >Propafinone</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, adults who have certain problems with their heart rate may benefit from propafenone. This page describes specific uses and lists potential side effects. Propafinone is a common misspelling of propafenone. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propafinone.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 13:41:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propofenone.html Propofenone <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propofenone.html" >Propofenone</a><br />Propafenone is a drug approved to treat certain types of irregular heart rates in adults. This eMedTV selection offers a brief overview of this prescription drug and provides a link to more details. Propofenone is a common misspelling of propafenone. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/propofenone.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 10:30:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/what-is-propafenone-used-for.html What Is Propafenone Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/what-is-propafenone-used-for.html" >What Is Propafenone Used For?</a><br />Available by prescription only, propafenone is used for treating certain types of irregular heart rhythms. This eMedTV Web page explores approved and unapproved reasons a healthcare provider may prescribe this drug and describes how propafenone works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propafenone/what-is-propafenone-used-for.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 09:29:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/drug-interactions-with-propranolol.html Drug Interactions With Propranolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/drug-interactions-with-propranolol.html" >Drug Interactions With Propranolol</a><br />This eMedTV page explains how propranolol drug interactions can change the way your body metabolizes the drugs and alter the levels of some drugs in your body. Among the drugs that can interfere with propranolol are digoxin, alcohol, and NSAIDs. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/drug-interactions-with-propranolol.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 23:08:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/generic-propranolol.html Generic Propranolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/generic-propranolol.html" >Generic Propranolol</a><br />This part of the eMedTV library gives an overview of generic propranolol, which is manufactured by numerous companies and is sold under the name Propranolol tablets. This article also lists the strengths in which the medication is available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/generic-propranolol.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:50:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/precautions-and-warnings-with-propranolol.html Precautions and Warnings With Propranolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/precautions-and-warnings-with-propranolol.html" >Precautions and Warnings With Propranolol</a><br />Among the precautions and warnings with propranolol listed on this eMedTV page are potential drug interactions, the safety of taking the drug if you're pregnant or nursing, and people who shouldn't take the drug at all (such as those with asthma). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/precautions-and-warnings-with-propranolol.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 19:17:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propanolol-side-effects.html Propanolol Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propanolol-side-effects.html" >Propanolol Side Effects</a><br />This eMedTV page lists common propranolol side effects, like insomnia and vomiting, as well as side effects that you should report to your doctor right away, like dizziness. Propanolol side effects is a common misspelling of propranolol side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propanolol-side-effects.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 00:22:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propanolol.html Propanolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propanolol.html" >Propanolol</a><br />This eMedTV page describes propranolol, a drug that treats several conditions related to the heart and blood vessels (like angina). This page also provides a link to more detailed information. Propanolol is a common misspelling of propranolol. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propanolol.html Wed, 5 Jun 2013 00:39:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranalol.html Propranalol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranalol.html" >Propranalol</a><br />This eMedTV page explains how propranolol works to treat several conditions involving the heart and blood vessels. This page further describes these uses and provides a link to more information. Propranalol is a common misspelling of propranolol. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranalol.html Tue, 25 Jun 2013 15:38:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranolol-and-breastfeeding.html Propranolol and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranolol-and-breastfeeding.html" >Propranolol and Breastfeeding</a><br />The Academy of Pediatrics considers propranolol safe for nursing women and their infants. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at propranolol and breastfeeding, including some of the potential problems that could occur in a nursing infant. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranolol-and-breastfeeding.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:40:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranolol-dosage.html Propranolol Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranolol-dosage.html" >Propranolol Dosage</a><br />This eMedTV page gives propranolol dosage information for numerous conditions (like high blood pressure) and tips on taking the medicine. For example, the dosage for improving angina symptoms ranges from 80 mg to 320 mg a day. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranolol-dosage.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 17:42:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranolol-side-effects.html Propranolol Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranolol-side-effects.html" >Propranolol Side Effects</a><br />Commonly reported propranolol side effects include nausea, diarrhea, and insomnia. This selection from the eMedTV library also discusses serious side effects, such as wheezing, itching, or chest pain, that require prompt medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranolol-side-effects.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:32:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranolol.html Propranolol <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranolol.html" >Propranolol</a><br />Propranolol is a prescription drug that treats several conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV resource describes the conditions it can treat, possible side effects, general dosing guidelines, and how the drug works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/propranolol.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 19:23:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/what-is-propranolol-used-for.html What Is Propranolol Used For? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/what-is-propranolol-used-for.html" >What Is Propranolol Used For?</a><br />What is propranolol used for? As this eMedTV page explains, propranolol uses include reducing the severity of essential tremors, preventing migraines, and treating angina symptoms. This page also lists off-label uses, like treating anxiety. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/propranolol/what-is-propranolol-used-for.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 09:16:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-cough.html Ramipril Cough <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-cough.html" >Ramipril Cough</a><br />As this section of the eMedTV library explains, a cough is one of the most common side effects of ramipril. This page provides statistics on how often a ramipril cough occurs and how often people stop taking ramipril because of this side effect. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-cough.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 08:08:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-dosing.html Ramipril Dosing <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-dosing.html" >Ramipril Dosing</a><br />The starting ramipril dose for people with high blood pressure is usually 2.5 mg daily. This eMedTV page also covers ramipril dosing for people who have had a heart attack and have heart failure symptoms -- and lists factors that can affect dosing. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-dosing.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 20:13:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-drug-interactions.html Ramipril Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-drug-interactions.html" >Ramipril Drug Interactions</a><br />This eMedTV article lists drugs that can potentially interact with ramipril (such as diuretics, NSAIDs, and lithium) and explains how these drug interactions can alter the way your body metabolizes the drugs and lower your blood pressure too much. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-drug-interactions.html Fri, 15 Nov 2013 14:32:59 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-precautions-and-warnings.html Ramipril Precautions and Warnings <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-precautions-and-warnings.html" >Ramipril Precautions and Warnings</a><br />Among the ramipril precautions and warnings covered in this eMedTV article are potential drug interactions; the risk of allergic reactions, liver failure, or slow heart rate in some people taking the medicine; and people who shouldn't take it at all. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-precautions-and-warnings.html Fri, 15 Nov 2013 14:33:53 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-side-effects.html Ramipril Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-side-effects.html" >Ramipril Side Effects</a><br />Dizziness, headache, and cough are a few common side effects of ramipril. This eMedTV Web page also lists rare side effects, like arthritis and constipation, and explains the importance of talking with your healthcare provider if such problems occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-side-effects.html Fri, 31 May 2013 23:25:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-uses.html Ramipril Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-uses.html" >Ramipril Uses</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, ramipril treats numerous conditions (including high blood pressure and heart failure following a heart attack). This page also covers off-label ramipril uses, such as treating kidney problems in people with scleroderma. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril-uses.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 17:05:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril.html Ramipril <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril.html" >Ramipril</a><br />Ramipril is mainly used for the treatment of high blood pressure and congestive heart failure. This part of the eMedTV Web site covers the effects of ramipril, possible side effects, and dosing information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ramipril/ramipril.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 03:33:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/generic-ranexa.html Generic Ranexa <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/generic-ranexa.html" >Generic Ranexa</a><br />At this time, no generic Ranexa (ranolazine) products are available, as the drug is protected by a patent. This eMedTV segment offers a discussion on when the patent is expected to expire and when a generic version of the drug might become available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/generic-ranexa.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 08:52:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-1000-mg.html Ranexa 1000 Mg <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-1000-mg.html" >Ranexa 1000 Mg</a><br />As this eMedTV page discusses, a healthcare provider may recommend taking 1000 mg of Ranexa a day to help prevent angina (chest pain). This article explores the dosing guidelines for this medication and offers a link to more detailed information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-1000-mg.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 02:13:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-500-mg.html Ranexa 500 Mg <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-500-mg.html" >Ranexa 500 Mg</a><br />As explained in this eMedTV resource, a healthcare provider may recommend taking Ranexa 500 mg twice daily for preventing angina (chest pain). This article examines some dosing instructions for this medication and offers a link to more information. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-500-mg.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 12:37:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-and-breastfeeding.html Ranexa and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-and-breastfeeding.html" >Ranexa and Breastfeeding</a><br />This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at why it may not be safe for women to take Ranexa (ranolazine) while breastfeeding. This page explains if any research has been done on this topic and whether it is known if the drug passes through breast milk. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-and-breastfeeding.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 13:51:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-and-pregnancy.html Ranexa and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-and-pregnancy.html" >Ranexa and Pregnancy</a><br />The FDA has classified Ranexa (ranolazine) as a pregnancy Category C drug. This eMedTV resource looks at the reasons why this drug may not be safe for pregnant women. It also covers the complications that occurred during animal studies. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-and-pregnancy.html Tue, 11 Jun 2013 02:29:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-dosage.html Ranexa Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-dosage.html" >Ranexa Dosage</a><br />As this eMedTV Web page explains, taking Ranexa extended-release tablets twice daily can help control chronic angina (chest pain). This article outlines specific Ranexa dosing guidelines and offers suggestions on how to take the drug properly. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-dosage.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 12:24:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-drug-interactions.html Ranexa Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-drug-interactions.html" >Ranexa Drug Interactions</a><br />Using Cerebyx, grapefruit juice, or other products while taking Ranexa may lead to drug interactions. This eMedTV article examines the complications that may occur when Ranexa is combined with these and a number of other medications. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-drug-interactions.html Mon, 7 Apr 2014 19:35:33 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-overdose.html Ranexa Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-overdose.html" >Ranexa Overdose</a><br />As this selection from the eMedTV Web library explains, overdosing on Ranexa (ranolazine) may cause problems like double vision and unusual sensations. Other potential overdose symptoms and treatment options are described in this Web page. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-overdose.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 21:14:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-side-affects.html Ranexa Side Affects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-side-affects.html" >Ranexa Side Affects</a><br />If you are using Ranexa, you may develop side effects like headaches or nausea. This eMedTV page lists other common problems, as well as a few that are possibly serious. Ranexa side affects is a common misspelling of Ranexa side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-side-affects.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 05:34:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-side-effects.html Ranexa Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-side-effects.html" >Ranexa Side Effects</a><br />Some people who took Ranexa in clinical trials reported problems like constipation and headaches. This eMedTV Web page takes a closer look at some of the other possible Ranexa side effects, including a few complications that require treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-side-effects.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 04:14:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-uses.html Ranexa Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-uses.html" >Ranexa Uses</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, if you have chronic angina (chest pain), you may be able to prevent angina attacks by using Ranexa. This page examines this prescription drug, including details on how it works and why it is not approved for children. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-uses.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 21:11:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-warnings-and-precautions.html Ranexa Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Ranexa Warnings and Precautions</a><br />Ranexa can cause liver problems in some people. Other warnings associated with Ranexa are described in this eMedTV resource, including safety precautions for people taking certain medications or those who have certain medical conditions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa-warnings-and-precautions.html Mon, 24 Jun 2013 08:42:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa.html Ranexa <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa.html" >Ranexa</a><br />Ranexa is available by prescription only and is approved to treat chronic angina (chest pain). This eMedTV resource explores this prescription drug in more detail, with information on how it works, potential side effects, and safety precautions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/ranexa.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:29:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/renexa-er.html Renexa ER <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/renexa-er.html" >Renexa ER</a><br />As this eMedTV segment explains, adults who have chronic angina (chest pain) may benefit from Ranexa, an extended-release (ER) medication. This page explores Ranexa, including some of its side effects. Renexa ER is a common misspelling of Ranexa ER. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/renexa-er.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 18:13:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/renexa.html Renexa <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/renexa.html" >Renexa</a><br />Available by prescription, Ranexa extended-release tablets are taken twice daily to control angina. This eMedTV page contains a brief overview of what this drug is used for, dosing instructions, and side effects. Renexa is a common misspelling of Ranexa. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/renexa.html Mon, 10 Jun 2013 08:49:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/rinexa.html Rinexa <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/rinexa.html" >Rinexa</a><br />Ranexa is prescribed for adults who have chronic angina (chest pain). This eMedTV Web selection takes a look at this prescription medication, including specific uses and dosing instructions. Rinexa is a common misspelling of Ranexa. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/rinexa.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 14:15:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/what-is-ranexa.html What Is Ranexa? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/what-is-ranexa.html" >What Is Ranexa?</a><br />As this eMedTV article discusses, Ranexa is a prescription drug taken twice daily to prevent angina (chest pain). This Web page examines what Ranexa is used for, how to take it, possible side effects, and more. It also links to more details. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/what-is-ranexa.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 05:24:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/who-is-the-maker-of-ranexa.html Who Is the Maker of Ranexa? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/who-is-the-maker-of-ranexa.html" >Who Is the Maker of Ranexa?</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, Gilead Sciences is the maker of Ranexa, a medicine used to prevent angina (chest pain). This article discusses this topic further and provides a link to more details on this medicine. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/ranexa/who-is-the-maker-of-ranexa.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 17:23:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/generic-rythmol-sr.html Generic Rythmol SR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/generic-rythmol-sr.html" >Generic Rythmol SR</a><br />As discussed in this eMedTV article, generic Rythmol SR (propafenone SR) capsules are currently available. This resource lists the available strengths of these generics and takes a look at whether these products are as good as the brand-name drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/generic-rythmol-sr.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 11:07:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-325.html Rythmol SR 325 <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-325.html" >Rythmol SR 325</a><br />As this eMedTV article explains, 325 mg is one of the strengths of Rythmol SR your healthcare provider may prescribe. This resource covers some general dosing guidelines for this drug, lists possible side effects, and offers a link to more details. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-325.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 04:07:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-and-breastfeeding.html Rythmol SR and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-and-breastfeeding.html" >Rythmol SR and Breastfeeding</a><br />Rythmol SR (propafenone SR) does pass through human breast milk. This part of the eMedTV site explores whether it is safe to use Rythmol SR while breastfeeding, with details on what the manufacturer recommends and the potential risks to a nursing child. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-and-breastfeeding.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 02:26:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-and-pregnancy.html Rythmol SR and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-and-pregnancy.html" >Rythmol SR and Pregnancy</a><br />As this eMedTV page discusses, women may have an increased risk of miscarriage or other problems if Rythmol SR (propafenone SR) is taken during pregnancy. The results of animal studies on this drug are also included in this article. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-and-pregnancy.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 21:51:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-dosage.html Rythmol SR Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-dosage.html" >Rythmol SR Dosage</a><br />This eMedTV page examines specific dosing instructions for Rythmol SR, including details on recommended starting amounts, factors that may affect your dosage, and how often to take it. A list of helpful tips for taking the drug properly is also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-dosage.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:47:31 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-drug-interactions.html Rythmol SR Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-drug-interactions.html" >Rythmol SR Drug Interactions</a><br />You may need close monitoring or dosing adjustments if you combine certain medications with Rythmol SR. This eMedTV Web article explores a number of important drug interactions that may occur with Rythmol SR and how to reduce your risk for problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-drug-interactions.html Thu, 5 Sep 2013 20:00:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-overdose.html Rythmol SR Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-overdose.html" >Rythmol SR Overdose</a><br />It is possible to overdose on Rythmol SR (propafenone SR), as explained in this eMedTV article. This resource describes the potentially serious effects that may occur with an overdose on this drug and explains how these problems may be treated. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-overdose.html Sun, 16 Jun 2013 10:40:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-side-effects.html Rythmol SR Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-side-effects.html" >Rythmol SR Side Effects</a><br />Contact your doctor if you develop Rythmol SR side effects like chest pain or vision problems. This eMedTV segment lists a number of reactions that may occur with this medication, including common problems and those that are potentially serious. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-side-effects.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 10:30:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-uses.html Rythmol SR Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-uses.html" >Rythmol SR Uses</a><br />As explained in this eMedTV resource, Rythmol SR is used for treating heart rhythm problems in adults. This page takes an in-depth look at the specific uses of Rythmol, including who can benefit from this drug and how it works to stabilize the heartbeat. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-uses.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 13:48:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-warnings-and-precautions.html Rythmol SR Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Rythmol SR Warnings and Precautions</a><br />This eMedTV segment explains why it's important to let your doctor know about all medications you are taking and any existing medical conditions you have before taking Rythmol SR. Other important precautions and warnings are also included in this article. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr-warnings-and-precautions.html Sat, 4 May 2013 11:11:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr.html Rythmol SR <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr.html" >Rythmol SR</a><br />Available by prescription only, Rythmol SR is a drug used to treat abnormal heart rhythms. This eMedTV Web selection features a comprehensive overview of this antiarrhythmia medication, including dosing instructions, how it works, side effects, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/rythmol-sr/rythmol-sr.html Sat, 4 May 2013 11:09:51 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stable-angina/stable-angina.html Stable Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stable-angina/stable-angina.html" >Stable Angina</a><br />Stable angina is brought on by physical exertion when narrowed coronary arteries work harder to get oxygen. This eMedTV article further explores this condition, with detailed information on causes, symptoms, prevention methods, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stable-angina/stable-angina.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 23:42:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/after-the-stress-echocardiogram-video.html After the Exercise Nuclear Scan Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/after-the-stress-echocardiogram-video.html" >After the Exercise Nuclear Scan Test</a><br />This video clip explains what will happen once your exercise stress test is completed. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/after-the-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/alternatives-to-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Alternatives to Stress Echocardiogram <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/alternatives-to-stress-echocardiogram-video.html" >Alternatives to Stress Echocardiogram</a><br />This clip describes alternatives to stress echocardiogram, such as cardiac catheterization. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/alternatives-to-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/getting-started-with-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Getting Started with a Stress Echocardiogram <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/getting-started-with-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html" >Getting Started with a Stress Echocardiogram</a><br />This multimedia clip explores the steps you can take to prepare for a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/getting-started-with-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/how-safe-is-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html How Safe Is an Exercise Nuclear Scan Test? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/how-safe-is-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html" >How Safe Is an Exercise Nuclear Scan Test?</a><br />This video clip talks about how safe an exercise stress test is. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/how-safe-is-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/sensations-you-may-feel-during-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Sensations You May Feel During a Exercise Nuclear Scan Test <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/sensations-you-may-feel-during-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html" >Sensations You May Feel During a Exercise Nuclear Scan Test</a><br />This video describes the normal and abnormal sensations you may feel during a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/sensations-you-may-feel-during-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/starting-the-stress-echocardiogram-for-diabetic-patients-video.html Getting Started --Diabetic Patients <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/starting-the-stress-echocardiogram-for-diabetic-patients-video.html" >Getting Started --Diabetic Patients</a><br />This clip explains how your doctor can help prevent low blood sugar before a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/starting-the-stress-echocardiogram-for-diabetic-patients-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/stress-echocardiogram--presentation-summary-video.html Exercise Nuclear Scan Test - Presentation Summary <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/stress-echocardiogram--presentation-summary-video.html" >Exercise Nuclear Scan Test - Presentation Summary</a><br />A summary video clip on stress tests. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/stress-echocardiogram--presentation-summary-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/understanding-a-healthy-heart-video.html Anatomy of the Human Heart <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/understanding-a-healthy-heart-video.html" >Anatomy of the Human Heart</a><br />This interactive video segment explains in detail how a healthy heart works. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/understanding-a-healthy-heart-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/what-happens-during-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html What Happens During a Stress Echocardiogram? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/what-happens-during-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html" >What Happens During a Stress Echocardiogram?</a><br />Certain things happen during a stress echocardiogram, which this video clip explains. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/what-happens-during-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/what-if-i-don't-have-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Nuclear Scan Stress Test -- What Happens If You Don't Have It? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/what-if-i-don't-have-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html" >Nuclear Scan Stress Test -- What Happens If You Don't Have It?</a><br />This video clip explains what will happen if you do not have a stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/what-if-i-don't-have-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/what-is-coronary-heart-disease-video.html What Is Heart Disease? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/what-is-coronary-heart-disease-video.html" >What Is Heart Disease?</a><br />This interactive video discusses heart disease, including what causes it and possible symptoms. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/what-is-coronary-heart-disease-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html What Results Can You Expect From an Exercise Nuclear Scan Test ? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html" >What Results Can You Expect From an Exercise Nuclear Scan Test ?</a><br />This video clip describes the expected results of an exercise stress test. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/what-results-can-you-expect-from-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/why-is-my-doctor-recommending-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Exercise Nuclear Scan Stress Test -- Introduction <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/why-is-my-doctor-recommending-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html" >Exercise Nuclear Scan Stress Test -- Introduction</a><br />This video covers the purpose of having a stress test and discusses its benefits. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/stress-echocardiogram-video/why-is-my-doctor-recommending-a-stress-echocardiogram-video.html Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:30:05 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/generic-tenormin.html Generic Tenormin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/generic-tenormin.html" >Generic Tenormin</a><br />Atenolol tablets are the generic version of Tenormin. This eMedTV article lists some available strengths of generic Tenormin (including 25 mg, 50 mg, and 100 mg) and companies that manufacture it (such as Mylan Laboratories and Sandoz). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/generic-tenormin.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 21:27:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenorman.html Tenorman <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenorman.html" >Tenorman</a><br />This eMedTV segment explains that Tenormin is a prescription medication used to treat several conditions, such as high blood pressure and angina. This page also covers some general precautions of the drug. Tenorman is a common misspelling of Tenormin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenorman.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 02:56:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-dosage.html Tenormin Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-dosage.html" >Tenormin Dosage</a><br />For people with high blood pressure or angina, the starting Tenormin dosage is 50 mg once daily. This eMedTV page also discusses dosing after a heart attack and lists some factors that can affect the amount you are prescribed (such as your age). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-dosage.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 18:50:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-drug-interactions.html Tenormin Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-drug-interactions.html" >Tenormin Drug Interactions</a><br />This eMedTV Web page lists drugs that can potentially interact with Tenormin, such as reserpine and indomethacin, and explains how Tenormin drug interactions can lower blood pressure too much or slow your heart rate dramatically, among other things. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-drug-interactions.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 08:45:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-precautions-and-warnings.html Tenormin Precautions and Warnings <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-precautions-and-warnings.html" >Tenormin Precautions and Warnings</a><br />Tenormin may cause extreme low blood pressure in some people. This eMedTV page lists other Tenormin warnings and precautions, including possible drug interactions and people who shouldn't take the drug (for example, those with a slow heartbeat). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-precautions-and-warnings.html Wed, 3 Jul 2013 13:41:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-side-effects.html Tenormin Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-side-effects.html" >Tenormin Side Effects</a><br />This section of the eMedTV library lists common Tenormin side effects, such as depression and tiredness; rare side effects, such as vision problems; and side effects to report to your doctor immediately, including wheezing and confusion. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-side-effects.html Mon, 3 Jun 2013 00:02:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-uses.html Tenormin Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-uses.html" >Tenormin Uses</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, uses for Tenormin include high blood pressure control, relief of chest pain caused by angina, and treatment after a heart attack to improve survival. This page also discusses off-label uses, such as treating anxiety. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin-uses.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:40:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin.html Tenormin <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin.html" >Tenormin</a><br />Tenormin is a prescription drug used to treat high blood pressure and angina, among other conditions. This eMedTV segment discusses how the drug works, how and when to take it, possible side effects, available strengths, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormin.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 01:56:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormine.html Tenormine <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormine.html" >Tenormine</a><br />Tenormin is a medicine prescribed to treat several conditions involving the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV Web resource lists possible side effects and general precautions with the medication. Tenormine is a common misspelling of Tenormin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tenormin/tenormine.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 10:26:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/generic-tiazac.html Generic Tiazac <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/generic-tiazac.html" >Generic Tiazac</a><br />This eMedTV Web page provides an overview of generic Tiazac, which is manufactured by several companies and is available in several strengths. Generic Tiazac is sold under the names Taztia XT capsules and Diltiazem extended-release capsules. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/generic-tiazac.html Sat, 28 Sep 2013 09:39:25 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-breastfeeding.html Tiazac and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-breastfeeding.html" >Tiazac and Breastfeeding</a><br />Tiazac does pass through breast milk. However, as this eMedTV page explains, it is not known how the medication will affect a nursing infant. If you are taking Tiazac and breastfeeding or thinking of breastfeeding, make sure to talk to your doctor. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-breastfeeding.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 02:26:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-depression.html Tiazac and Depression <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-depression.html" >Tiazac and Depression</a><br />For people taking Tiazac, depression may be a possible side effect. This eMedTV segment discusses how often depression occurs in people taking Tiazac and explains what your healthcare provider may recommend if you develop symptoms of depression. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-depression.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 05:28:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-dry-mouth.html Tiazac and Dry Mouth <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-dry-mouth.html" >Tiazac and Dry Mouth</a><br />Certain side effects may occur with the use of Tiazac, and dry mouth is one of them. This eMedTV Web page explains how often a dry mouth is reported as a side effect of Tiazac and offers several suggestions that may help provide relief. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-dry-mouth.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 17:02:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-impotence.html Tiazac and Impotence <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-impotence.html" >Tiazac and Impotence</a><br />Up to 2 percent of men taking the highest dose of Tiazac for chest pain reported impotence as a problem. This eMedTV page discusses the results of other studies done on Tiazac and impotence in men taking the medication for high blood pressure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-impotence.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 06:08:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-pregnancy.html Tiazac and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-pregnancy.html" >Tiazac and Pregnancy</a><br />It may not be safe to use Tiazac during pregnancy. This eMedTV page explains that Tiazac may increase the risk of miscarriages and birth defects when used during pregnancy. If you're taking Tiazac and pregnancy occurs, be sure to talk to your doctor. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-pregnancy.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 08:45:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-weight-gain.html Tiazac and Weight Gain <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-weight-gain.html" >Tiazac and Weight Gain</a><br />This eMedTV page explains that side effects may occur with Tiazac, and weight gain appears to be one of them (occurring in less than 2 percent of people). This page covers what you should do if you are taking Tiazac and weight gain becomes a problem. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-and-weight-gain.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 01:06:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-dosage.html Tiazac Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-dosage.html" >Tiazac Dosage</a><br />The recommended starting Tiazac dosage for treating hypertension or chest pain is 120 mg to 240 mg a day. This eMedTV article also discusses maximum Tiazac dosing amounts and offers helpful tips for those taking the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-dosage.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:40:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-drug-interactions.html Tiazac Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-drug-interactions.html" >Tiazac Drug Interactions</a><br />Benzodiazepines and beta blockers are among the drugs that may negatively interact with Tiazac. This eMedTV segment provides a list of other medications that may cause Tiazac drug interactions and explains how these interactions can cause problems. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-drug-interactions.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 14:42:08 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-overdose.html Tiazac Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-overdose.html" >Tiazac Overdose</a><br />People who take too much Tiazac may experience fainting, difficulty breathing, or fluid retention. This eMedTV segment outlines other possible symptoms of a Tiazac overdose, as well as various treatment options that are available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-overdose.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 08:12:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-side-effects.html Tiazac Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-side-effects.html" >Tiazac Side Effects</a><br />Some of the most common side effects of Tiazac include dizziness, headaches, and indigestion. This eMedTV page lists several side effects of the drug, including common, rare, and serious side effects, as well as ones that need prompt medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-side-effects.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 07:59:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-uses.html Tiazac Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-uses.html" >Tiazac Uses</a><br />This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at Tiazac uses, such as controlling high blood pressure and treating certain types of chest pain. This article also discusses possible off-label Tiazac uses, such as treating migraines and arrhythmias. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-uses.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 10:46:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-warnings-and-precautions.html Tiazac Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Tiazac Warnings and Precautions</a><br />You should not take Tiazac if you have low blood pressure. This portion of the eMedTV archives highlights other important Tiazac warnings and precautions, including what to tell your healthcare provider before starting the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac-warnings-and-precautions.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 06:38:35 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac.html Tiazac <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac.html" >Tiazac</a><br />Tiazac is a medication that can treat high blood pressure and chest pain by relaxing the blood vessels. This eMedTV Web page explains how the drug works, describes possible side effects, and outlines some general precautions with the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tiazac.html Mon, 1 Jul 2013 08:39:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tizac.html Tizac <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tizac.html" >Tizac</a><br />Tiazac is a drug that is prescribed to control high blood pressure or relieve chest pain. This eMedTV segment provides a brief overview of Tiazac, including its uses, side effects, and precautions. Tizac is a common misspelling of Tiazac. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/tiazac/tizac.html Tue, 25 Jun 2013 20:04:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/drug-interactions-with-trandolapril.html Drug Interactions With Trandolapril <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/drug-interactions-with-trandolapril.html" >Drug Interactions With Trandolapril</a><br />This eMedTV page covers how drug interactions with trandolapril can lower blood pressure too much or alter how the body metabolizes the drugs, among other things. NSAIDs and diuretics are among the drugs that trandolapril can potentially interact with. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/drug-interactions-with-trandolapril.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 14:15:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/side-effects-of-trandolapril.html Side Effects of Trandolapril <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/side-effects-of-trandolapril.html" >Side Effects of Trandolapril</a><br />Dizziness, diarrhea, and a cough are some common side effects of trandolapril. This eMedTV page also lists rare side effects like fatigue and constipation, as well as side effects you should report to your doctor right away like itching and wheezing. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/side-effects-of-trandolapril.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 13:38:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/trandolapril-dosing.html Trandolapril Dosing <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/trandolapril-dosing.html" >Trandolapril Dosing</a><br />As this eMedTV page explains, for treating high blood pressure, the starting trandolapril dosage is 1 mg or 2 mg daily and the final trandolapril dose is 2 mg to 4 mg daily. This page also lists trandolapril dosing tips (like how to take the tablets). http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/trandolapril-dosing.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 20:07:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/trandolapril-uses.html Trandolapril Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/trandolapril-uses.html" >Trandolapril Uses</a><br />Trandolapril uses may include improving survival after a heart attack and high blood pressure treatment. This eMedTV segment discusses these uses of trandolapril in more detail and explains how the medicine works to relax blood vessels. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/trandolapril-uses.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 11:07:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/trandolapril.html Trandolapril <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/trandolapril.html" >Trandolapril</a><br />A healthcare provider may prescribe trandolapril to treat high blood pressure and other conditions. This eMedTV article discusses how the medicine works, how and when to take it, side effects, drug interactions, and more. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/trandolapril.html Thu, 13 Jun 2013 03:06:49 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/warnings-and-precautions-with-trandolapril.html Warnings and Precautions With Trandolapril <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/warnings-and-precautions-with-trandolapril.html" >Warnings and Precautions With Trandolapril</a><br />Trandolapril can cause allergic reactions or a cough, among other things, in some people. This eMedTV page also lists other warnings and precautions with trandolapril, like the safety of taking the drug if you're nursing or have kidney failure. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/trandolapril/warnings-and-precautions-with-trandolapril.html Fri, 15 Nov 2013 14:48:31 CST http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/unstable-angina/unstable-angina.html Unstable Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/unstable-angina/unstable-angina.html" >Unstable Angina</a><br />Unstable angina generally occurs in older adults and can be a sign that a heart attack is about to happen. This eMedTV resource describes this type of angina in detail, including information on how it is associated with heart attacks. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/unstable-angina/unstable-angina.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 18:03:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/unstable-angina/what-is-unstable-angina.html What Is Unstable Angina? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/unstable-angina/what-is-unstable-angina.html" >What Is Unstable Angina?</a><br />This eMedTV article explains how unstable angina is a dangerous heart condition that could be a sign of an upcoming heart attack. This page gives an introduction to what unstable angina is, and also describes common symptoms associated with the condition. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/unstable-angina/what-is-unstable-angina.html Mon, 17 Jun 2013 22:01:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/variant-angina/variant-angina.html Variant Angina <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/variant-angina/variant-angina.html" >Variant Angina</a><br />Variant angina occurs when there is a spasm in a coronary artery, which decreases blood flow to the heart. This eMedTV Web page takes a look at this condition and offers valuable information on when symptoms occur and how a diagnosis is made. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/variant-angina/variant-angina.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 21:48:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/generic-verapamil.html Generic Verapamil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/generic-verapamil.html" >Generic Verapamil</a><br />This eMedTV page lists the various generic verapamil products that are available and describes which medical conditions they are used to treat. This page also provides a chart that identifies which generic verapamil product treats various conditions. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/generic-verapamil.html Fri, 28 Jun 2013 01:06:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/side-effects-of-verapamil.html Side Effects of Verapamil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/side-effects-of-verapamil.html" >Side Effects of Verapamil</a><br />Some of the most common side effects of verapamil include constipation, nausea, and dizziness. This eMedTV Web page describes other common and rare side effects of the drug, as well as more serious side effects that may require immediate medical care. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/side-effects-of-verapamil.html Tue, 9 Jul 2013 11:07:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-breastfeeding.html Verapamil and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-breastfeeding.html" >Verapamil and Breastfeeding</a><br />The manufacturer of verapamil does not recommend that women who are breastfeeding take verapamil. This eMedTV resource explains that the medication does pass through breast milk and describes what to do if you are taking verapamil and breastfeeding. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-breastfeeding.html Sun, 9 Jun 2013 01:52:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-dry-mouth.html Verapamil and Dry Mouth <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-dry-mouth.html" >Verapamil and Dry Mouth</a><br />It is possible to develop a dry mouth while taking verapamil. This eMedTV page offers more information on verapamil and dry mouth, including a list of suggestions for dry mouth relief and an explanation of what your doctor may recommend as treatment. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-dry-mouth.html Sat, 15 Jun 2013 21:24:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-hair-loss.html Verapamil and Hair Loss <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-hair-loss.html" >Verapamil and Hair Loss</a><br />This eMedTV segment explains that clinical trials studying verapamil and hair loss have shown that hair loss was reported in less than 1 percent of people taking the drug. This page explains what to do if hair loss occurs while taking verapamil. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-hair-loss.html Tue, 25 Jun 2013 11:13:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-impotence.html Verapamil and Impotence <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-impotence.html" >Verapamil and Impotence</a><br />There are several possible side effects of verapamil, and impotence is one of them. This portion of the eMedTV archives tells you what you need to know about verapamil and impotence, including statistics on how frequently this side effect occurs. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-impotence.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 13:44:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-pregnancy.html Verapamil and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-pregnancy.html" >Verapamil and Pregnancy</a><br />Based on the results of animal studies, it may not be safe to take verapamil during pregnancy. This part of the eMedTV Web site looks at verapamil and pregnancy, including information on why the FDA classifies verapamil as a pregnancy Category C drug. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-and-pregnancy.html Fri, 21 Jun 2013 14:24:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-dosage.html Verapamil Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-dosage.html" >Verapamil Dosage</a><br />There are several factors your healthcare provider will consider prior to prescribing verapamil. This part of the eMedTV library describes these factors in detail and also outlines some suggestions for when and how to take your verapamil dosage. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-dosage.html Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:35:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-drug-interactions.html Verapamil Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-drug-interactions.html" >Verapamil Drug Interactions</a><br />When certain medicines (such as aspirin or digoxin) are taken with verapamil, drug interactions may occur. This eMedTV page takes an in-depth look at other drugs that can interact with verapamil, and describes some of the problems that can occur. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-drug-interactions.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 17:23:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-hcl.html Verapamil HCL <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-hcl.html" >Verapamil HCL</a><br />Verapamil is a prescribed drug licensed to treat several conditions of the heart and blood vessels. This eMedTV page covers verapamil in more detail and offers general precautions for taking the drug. Verapamil HCL is a common variation of verapamil. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-hcl.html Sun, 23 Jun 2013 01:46:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-overdose.html Verapamil Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-overdose.html" >Verapamil Overdose</a><br />Drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty breathing are possible signs of a verapamil overdose. This eMedTV page gives an overview of the symptoms a person might experience after taking too much verapamil, as well as treatment options that are available. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-overdose.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 03:47:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-uses.html Verapamil Uses <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-uses.html" >Verapamil Uses</a><br />As this eMedTV resource explains, verapamil is used for treating adults who have various conditions of the heart and blood vessels (such as high blood pressure and chest pain). This page also describes several off-label verapamil uses. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-uses.html Thu, 4 Jul 2013 20:37:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-warnings-and-precautions.html Verapamil Warnings and Precautions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-warnings-and-precautions.html" >Verapamil Warnings and Precautions</a><br />Verapamil should be used with caution in people who have CHF or liver disease. This eMedTV Web page offers other important verapamil warnings and precautions to be aware of prior to taking the drug, including who should not take the medication. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil-warnings-and-precautions.html Wed, 19 Jun 2013 04:57:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil.html Verapamil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil.html" >Verapamil</a><br />Verapamil is a drug that is used for treating high blood pressure, chest pain, and irregular heart rhythms. This eMedTV segment offers information on verapamil and its uses, effects, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapamil.html Sat, 13 Jul 2013 21:11:17 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapimil-dosage.html Verapimil Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapimil-dosage.html" >Verapimil Dosage</a><br />As this portion of the eMedTV archives explains, your verapamil dosage will be based on a number of factors, such as other existing medical conditions and the condition being treated. Verapimil dosage is a common misspelling of verapamil dosage. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapimil-dosage.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 21:48:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapimil.html Verapimil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapimil.html" >Verapimil</a><br />Verapamil is a prescription drug that treats chest pain, high blood pressure, and irregular heart rhythms. This eMedTV page explains how verapamil works and describes factors that may affect your dosage. Verapimil is a common misspelling of verapamil. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapimil.html Mon, 8 Jul 2013 08:36:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapmil.html Verapmil <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapmil.html" >Verapmil</a><br />This eMedTV page gives an overview of verapamil, a drug used to treat several conditions of the heart and blood vessels. This resource describes how verapamil works and what to do if you overdose. Verapmil is a common misspelling of verapamil. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/verapamil/verapmil.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 13:38:07 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/benefits-of-vitamin-c.html Benefits of Vitamin C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/benefits-of-vitamin-c.html" >Benefits of Vitamin C</a><br />Vitamin C appears to be beneficial for many uses, including common cold prevention and asthma treatment. This eMedTV Web page explores the other potential health benefits of vitamin C and explains whether children should use the vitamin. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/benefits-of-vitamin-c.html Sun, 14 Jul 2013 23:42:21 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/does-vitamin-c-work.html Does Vitamin C Work? <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/does-vitamin-c-work.html" >Does Vitamin C Work?</a><br />Vitamin C is claimed to be useful for many conditions, but does vitamin C work? This eMedTV article discusses the effectiveness of vitamin C for various uses, including the common cold, scurvy, eye health, heart health, and skin health. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/does-vitamin-c-work.html Sun, 30 Jun 2013 10:33:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vetemen-c.html Vetemen C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vetemen-c.html" >Vetemen C</a><br />Many people take vitamin C supplements to treat or prevent the common cold. This eMedTV Web page explains what else vitamin C is used for, describes its effects, and lists side effects that may occur. Vetemen C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vetemen-c.html Wed, 10 Jul 2013 09:12:56 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/viatmin-c.html Viatmin C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/viatmin-c.html" >Viatmin C</a><br />People often take vitamin C supplements to treat or prevent the common cold. This eMedTV segment explores the other possible benefits of vitamin C and offers information on how the vitamin works. Viatmin C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/viatmin-c.html Thu, 11 Jul 2013 11:44:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitaman-c.html Vitaman C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitaman-c.html" >Vitaman C</a><br />Vitamin C is commonly used for preventing and treating common cold symptoms. This eMedTV Web page explores other benefits of vitamin C and explains how the antioxidant works. Vitaman C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitaman-c.html Sun, 2 Jun 2013 01:56:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamen-c.html Vitamen C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamen-c.html" >Vitamen C</a><br />Vitamin C is used for numerous conditions, including the common cold. This eMedTV Web page briefly covers uses for the vitamin, describes its effects, and lists problems that may occur when taking it. Vitamen C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamen-c.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 03:33:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-and-breastfeeding.html Vitamin C and Breastfeeding <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-and-breastfeeding.html" >Vitamin C and Breastfeeding</a><br />Breastfeeding women tend to have a higher need for vitamin C. This portion of the eMedTV Web site contains more information about vitamin C and breastfeeding, and lists the recommended dietary allowance (RDA) of vitamin C for breastfeeding women. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-and-breastfeeding.html Tue, 16 Jul 2013 11:03:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-and-pregnancy.html Vitamin C and Pregnancy <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-and-pregnancy.html" >Vitamin C and Pregnancy</a><br />Women generally require a higher dose of vitamin C during pregnancy. This article from the eMedTV library offers a more in-depth look at this topic and discusses the potential risk of high-dose vitamin C supplementation. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-and-pregnancy.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 23:05:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-dosage.html Vitamin C Dosage <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-dosage.html" >Vitamin C Dosage</a><br />The recommended dose of vitamin C varies for different people. This page of the eMedTV site lists the recommended dietary allowance for this vitamin. Dosing guidelines for people who smoke and women who are pregnant or breastfeeding are also included. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-dosage.html Fri, 12 Jul 2013 23:05:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-drug-interactions.html Vitamin C Drug Interactions <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-drug-interactions.html" >Vitamin C Drug Interactions</a><br />Aluminum products, warfarin, and estrogens may cause drug interactions with vitamin C. This segment from the eMedTV Web site describes the potential effects of vitamin C drug interactions and lists other medicines that may cause an interaction. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-drug-interactions.html Mon, 15 Jul 2013 17:23:03 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-overdose.html Vitamin C Overdose <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-overdose.html" >Vitamin C Overdose</a><br />Kidney stones and severe diarrhea are possible symptoms of a vitamin C overdose. This page from the eMedTV archives lists other potential effects of an overdose and describes the steps a doctor may take to treat an overdose. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-overdose.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 05:41:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-safety.html Vitamin C Safety <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-safety.html" >Vitamin C Safety</a><br />Let your doctor know if you have diabetes, cancer, or kidney stones before using vitamin C products. As this eMedTV article explains, there are many more vitamin C safety warnings and precautions to be aware of before taking vitamin C supplements. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-safety.html Sat, 6 Jul 2013 16:49:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-side-effects.html Vitamin C Side Effects <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-side-effects.html" >Vitamin C Side Effects</a><br />This eMedTV resource explains that indigestion, vomiting, and headaches are some of the possible side effects of vitamin C. This article also lists other side effects (both minor and serious) that may indicate that you are taking too much vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c-side-effects.html Fri, 5 Jul 2013 23:08:42 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c.html Vitamin C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c.html" >Vitamin C</a><br />Many people take vitamin C to prevent or treat a cold. This eMedTV article provides an overview of vitamin C, describing the effects that it may have on the body and also discussing its safety and effectiveness. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamin-c.html Wed, 17 Jul 2013 09:09:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitaminc.html Vitaminc <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitaminc.html" >Vitaminc</a><br />Vitamin C, a vitamin that provides antioxidant effects, is used for treating and preventing many conditions. This eMedTV Web page briefly describes vitamin C and discusses its benefits. Vitaminc is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitaminc.html Thu, 27 Jun 2013 07:25:24 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamine-c.html Vitamine C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamine-c.html" >Vitamine C</a><br />Vitamin C is an antioxidant used for treating and preventing various conditions, including the common cold. This eMedTV article covers other vitamin C uses and describes the effects of the vitamin. Vitamine C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitamine-c.html Tue, 18 Jun 2013 06:51:45 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitaminin-c.html Vitaminin C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitaminin-c.html" >Vitaminin C</a><br />Vitamin C is a water-soluble vitamin used to treat or prevent the common cold and other conditions. This eMedTV page further explores the benefits of this antioxidant and links to more information. Vitaminin C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitaminin-c.html Sat, 22 Jun 2013 21:21:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitemin-c.html Vitemin C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitemin-c.html" >Vitemin C</a><br />Vitamin C is an antioxidant that also stimulates the immune system to help improve function. This eMedTV resource explains what vitamin C is used for and offers general warnings for this product. Vitemin C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitemin-c.html Tue, 25 Jun 2013 06:48:28 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitiman-c.html Vitiman C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitiman-c.html" >Vitiman C</a><br />Vitamin C is commonly used for its antioxidant effects. This eMedTV article describes other benefits of the vitamin and explains what to discuss with your doctor before using vitamin C supplementation. Vitiman C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitiman-c.html Sat, 1 Jun 2013 17:05:52 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitimen-c.html Vitimen C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitimen-c.html" >Vitimen C</a><br />Vitamin C is a commonly used antioxidant that can also improve immune function. This page on the eMedTV site further explains how vitamin C works and discusses possible uses for the supplement. Vitimen C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitimen-c.html Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:29:10 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitimin-c.html Vitimin C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitimin-c.html" >Vitimin C</a><br />Vitamin C provides many health benefits, including antioxidant effects. This eMedTV segment explores other benefits of vitamin C and lists side effects that may occur with high doses of the vitamin. Vitimin C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitimin-c.html Sat, 8 Jun 2013 08:12:14 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitmain-c.html Vitmain C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitmain-c.html" >Vitmain C</a><br />Vitamin C has antioxidant effects and may improve immune function. This eMedTV article explains how vitamin C works, explores its other benefits, and offers general warnings for this supplement. Vitmain C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitmain-c.html Sun, 7 Jul 2013 23:45:38 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitman-c.html Vitman C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitman-c.html" >Vitman C</a><br />Vitamin C provides numerous health benefits, including antioxidant effects and immune function improvement. This eMedTV page further explores these benefits and lists possible side effects of the vitamin. Vitman C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitman-c.html Fri, 7 Jun 2013 01:16:00 CDT http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitmin-c.html Vitmin C <a href="http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitmin-c.html" >Vitmin C</a><br />Vitamin C has antioxidant effects that appear to be beneficial for numerous conditions. This eMedTV resource lists other possible benefits of vitamin C and links to more information about the vitamin. Vitmin C is a common misspelling of vitamin C. http://heart-disease.emedtv.com/vitamin-c/vitmin-c.html Tue, 4 Jun 2013 15:48:42 CDT