Can perindopril be used for becker muscular dystrophy to delay heart failure?
20 Nov 2009
From my research Becker's Muscular Dystrophy is very similar to Duchenne's muscular dystrophy, except that it gets worse at a much slower rate.
I couldn't find any information about Perindopril being used in Becker's Muscular dystrophy but it is certainly used in Duchenne's Muscular Dystrophy with success to preserve left ventricular function. So I am assuming is is used in Becker's Muscular Dystrophy as well.
- Perindopril Information for Consumers
- Perindopril Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Perindopril (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
My wife is pregnant by eight months and has been recently put on Metoprolol. We are scared to death that this will affect the baby. She has called ...
1 answer • 22 Jan 2010
He is getting ramipril, lasix, nitroglycerine, suffering from vertigo. CABG, PTCA done. Pt. of CVD and BHP with impaired renal function
1 answer • 20 Jun 2010
1 answer • 15 Apr 2012
IMDUR 30 started after chest pain on Jan 9th.Vague pain continue till 30th jan 13.What dose it mean ?
1 answer • 30 Jan 2013