What happens during a heart attack? – Krishna Sudhir

Approximately 7 million people around the world die from heart attacks every year, and cardiovascular disease, which causes heart attacks and other problems like strokes, is the world’s leading killer. So what causes a heart attack? Like all muscles, the heart needs oxygen, and during a heart attack, it can’t get enough. Fatty deposits, or […]

Diabetes and Hypertension Medication – Part 3

diabetes and hypertension medication part three if you have diabetes and hypertension your physician will explain the interaction of anti hypertensive medications and blood glucose levels because of this interaction if you need medication your medication and diet may be a little different from those prescribed for others with high blood pressure who do not […]

Overview of Entresto a Prescription Medication Used to Treat Heart Failure

Entresto is a prescription medication used to treat heart failure. It is a single product containing 2 medications: sacubitril and valsartan. Sacubitril belongs to a group of drugs called neprilisyn inhibitors. These work to control blood volume and lower blood pressure. Valsartan belongs to a group of drugs called angiotensin II receptor antagonists, which help […]

Treatment of hypertension | Circulatory System and Disease | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] So the 8th Joint National Committee, or JNC-8, has recently proposed some useful guidelines for when to treat patients with high blood pressure and what blood pressure you should be shooting for. So if you’re over 60 years old, treatment should be administered to try and lower your systolic blood pressure to less […]

Brain Stroke, Types of, Causes, Pathology, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention, Animation.

A stroke occurs when the blood supply to a certain part of the brain is reduced or interrupted. Without oxygen and nutrients from the blood, brain cells cannot function properly and eventually die. There are 2 major types of strokes: ISCHEMIC stroke caused by a BLOCKED artery, and HEMORRHAGIC stroke caused by a RUPTURED artery. […]

Diabetes Type 2 – Medication – Metformin, Glimepiride, Rosiglitazone & Insulin

Medication, very important subject. I started on diet until about 2000. In 2000 the Metformin started, it was ordinary Metformin. I can’t remember how many milligrams but it was quite a bit. I’m afraid that didn’t really help me a great deal, which you might be in the same position, and then Rosiglitazone followed, Sulfonylureas, […]

Zestril a Prescription Medication Used to Treat High Blood Pressure and Other Heart Related Ailments

Zestril is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, and to improve survival after a heart attack. Zestril belongs to a group of drugs called angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, which relax blood vessels to lower blood pressure and make the heart pump more efficiently. This medication comes in tablet […]

Lisinopril is a Prescription Medication Used to Treat High Blood Pressure – Overview

Lisinopril is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, and is also used to improve survival after a heart attack. Lisinopril belongs to a group of drugs called angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, which relax blood vessels to lower blood pressure. This allows the heart to pump more efficiently. This […]