Natural Health Techniques

By admin / November 4, 2015

Treatment

 

Heart diseases can be treated through medication and surgery. Lifestyle changes are an integral part of any treatment plan, and in mild heart diseases, they can stand alone. These everyday routine changes include:

 

Working out

Sticking to a low fat diet

Decreasing sodium content in diet

Quitting smoking

Limiting alcohol consumption

 

Medications are always given in combination with the above lifestyle alterations. There is a wide array of heart medications. The choice of medicine depends on the nature of the cardiovascular problem. Some of these medications are:

 

Diuretics

ACE inhibitors

Beta blockers

Blood thinning medications like aspirin and antiplatelet drugs

Antiarrhythmic drugs

Cholesterol lowering medications like Statins

Calcium channel blockers

Vasodilators

Digoxin