Medication

Drugs Boost Heart Transplant Safety

Stent medications help fight rejections; more recipients are over 65.

Niacin Aids Cholesterol Control

But choose extended release to minimize flushing risk.

2 Drugs Team Up for Protection

Old standby joins relative newcomer to battle heart disease.

The Dream of a Do-It-All Polypill

The reality: Patients will probably keep taking separate heart drugs.

Trojan Horse to Fight Clots

Drugs riding red blood cells may heighten surgical safety.

Avoid the Risks of Mixed Medications

How to minimize dangerous interactions with cardiovascular drugs.