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What other types of drugs can cause heart failure?

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Other types of drugs that can cause heart failure include:

  • Antifungal medications
  • Cancer medications
  • Stimulants
  • Antidepressants
  • Tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors

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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