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What is the difference between carvedilol, nebivolol, and metoprolol?

Posted 12 Jan 2013 by OR_Nightingale 1 answer

I have been taking atenolol for about 35 years for apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Due to articles I have read recently, I want to change to a different beta blocker, but don't understand the differences, except that carvedilol and nebivolol are vasodilators. I had some minor trouble with ...

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy- how much can I exercise?

Posted 4 Apr 2013 by niclozo 2 answers

I Took the echo stress test and the doctor told me that everything was working normally. before i was diagnosed i would exercise a lot... running 5 miles everyday and going to the gym at least two hours a day, since then i don't exercise much and gained 30 pounds

I have just been diagnosed with Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and I am confused and frightened?

Posted 27 Feb 2014 by Wassermann 3 answers

I can't seem to find a simple straightforward answer. Is it inevitable that I am just going to get sicker and die? How long will it take? Is there anything at all that I can do?

Heart Disease - what can you do for gout caused by medications?Also, cardiomyopathy?

Posted 28 Jan 2011 by acura1234567 2 answers

Or i am not sure if the meds are causing it but I have cardiomyopathy and am on many meds.I would like to know what meds other people are on for this disease. It does'nt seem to be a tried and true med list. The Drs. seem to be guessing.My gout bothers me more then the cardiomyopathy. Now I ...

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy - I had a septial myectomy 5 wks ago. I'm allergic to beta blockers and?

Posted 31 May 2012 by staceyp 1 answer

... calcium channel blockers. will my heart rythm return to normal after heart heals? had a pacemaker installed also. i'm on htz . for hypertropic cardiomyopathy support go to hypertrophic good site

How long does it take to get acclimated to Verapamil, I have numerous side effects (ie: light?

Posted 14 Jun 2015 by irols 1 answer

... headedness,hot flashes, feel flush,very slight nausea, etc)? I've been taking it for 2 weeks for mild HCM, 120mg/day, and my Doctor said I need to get acclimated to it, how long did it take you to get acclimated?

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy - I am 70 years old and been suffering with severe back pain for the?

Posted 28 Aug 2015 by justinepop 1 answer

... last 4 months. I have a pace maker and I also have HCM. I am not able to take the pain medicines that are prescribed as they interact with my heart medicine. What can I do for the chronic pain

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy - Newly diagnosed?

Posted 8 Feb 2014 by genug 1 answer

Simvastatin for cholesterol - side effects any one else with this problem and what other medicines were recommended? Trying to keep positive front.. Thanks

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy - I just been diagnosed with hcm a couple of months ago I am scared?

Posted 3 Mar 2016 by Carl1980 1 answer

... confused and nervous i want to exercise to loose weight but don't know what i can do or what i cant do any help please

Fast heart rate and severe pain?

Posted 6 Aug 2017 by Anmariebaby 0 answers

I'm in the hospital and I had an episode. Without beta blockers my heart rate stays from 44 to 60 and today I got sweaty and got. Couldn't breathe. My heart was racing. It felt like something moved and I almost fell out... My heart rate went up to 120 is this normal? Something is wrong ...

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy - I have the gene can it turn in to hcm?

Posted 18 Jan 2018 by Looplynda 0 answers

I have 4 sisters with hcm I have the gene,My nephew and sister has passed away with hcm, my sister and niece have defib. I have passed on to 2 of my 3 children. I'm scared

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