Inspra

What is Inspra?

It is an aldosterone antagonist used as an adjunct in the management of chronic heart failure. It is similar to the diuretic spironolactone, though it is much more selective for the mineralocorticoid receptor in comparison and is specifically marketed for reducing cardiovascular risk in patients following myocardial infarction.

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My husband had a Perricardectomy in Nov 2009 at the Ottawa Heart Institute, attending surgeon was Dr Messana. He has struggledt to regain strength...

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1. having recurrent pneumonia means that either immune system is weak due to repeated infection [most of the infections are community-acquired]...

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About three weeks ago I was treated in Macau after i had a heart attack. The doctors may have prescribed a couple of medicines that I do not need....

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There is increased risk of ulcer formation and ulcer related...

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About three weeks ago I was treated in Macau after i had a heart attack. The doctors may have prescribed a couple of medicines that I do not need....

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     Beta-blockers have a definite role in preventing/reducing future events – several studies have proved...

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