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How can prescription drugs cause heart failure?

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People with heart failure take an average of 6.8 prescription medicines a day. The more drugs you take, the more likely you are to have a drug-drug interaction. This can put your heart at risk.

SOURCES:

Mayo Clinic: “Heart Failure: Definition.”

Drug Safety : “Heart failure induced by non-cardiac drugs.”

Circulation : “Drugs That May Cause or Exacerbate Heart Failure.”

Reviewed by James Beckerman on July 21, 2017

SOURCES:

Mayo Clinic: “Heart Failure: Definition.”

Drug Safety : “Heart failure induced by non-cardiac drugs.”

Circulation : “Drugs That May Cause or Exacerbate Heart Failure.”

Reviewed by James Beckerman on July 21, 2017

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