Features February 2018 Issue

Why Beta Blockers Are a First Choice for Treating Heart Failure

Why Beta Blockers Are a First Choice for Treating Heart Failure

These common drugs make patients feel better and live longer.

If you have systolic heart failure, you likely take carvedilol, metoprolol succinate or bisoprolol, along with other medications. Thatís because these beta-blockers are a cornerstone of therapy for systolic heart failure, no matter the cause.

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