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Medications for Heart Disease

Other names: Congenital Heart Disease

Heart disease is any disorder that affects the heart's ability to function normally. The most common cause of heart disease is narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries, which supply blood to the heart itself. This happens slowly over time. (See coronary artery disease.)

Some heart diseases can be present at birth (congenital heart diseases).

Frequently asked questions

Topics under Heart Disease

Alternative treatments for Heart Disease

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Heart Disease. Their efficacy may not have been scientifically tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Heart Disease.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.