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Use these links to jump directly to your topic of interest in Cardiovascular:

Heart Diseases: Angina | Arrhythmia | Congenital Heart Disease | Coronary Artery Disease | Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction) | Heart Failure | Heart Inflammation & Infection | Heart Muscle Disease (Cardiomyopathy) | Heart Valve Diseases | Other Heart Disorders

Vascular Diseases: Aneurysms | Aortic Disease | Functional Arterial Disease | Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) | Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure) | Inflammatory Vascular Disease (Vasculitis) | Occlusive Arterial Disease | Stroke | Vascular Lesions | Venous Disease

Cardiovascular Disease Treatment: Complementary & Alternative Therapy | Medication | Rehabilitation | Surgery | Heart Transplantation

Other Topics: General Cardiovascular | Heart Disease in Women | Anatomy | Cholesterol | Diagnostic Procedures | Homocysteine

Cardiovascular Medicines

(Jump to: Overviews | ACE Inhibitors | Anticoagulants | Antiplatelet Agents | Beta Blockers | Calcium Channel Blockers | Digitalis | Diuretics | Nitrates | Other Medicines )

Cardiac Medications At-A-Glance:American Heart Association

ACE Inhibitors
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors:Texas Heart Institute
ACE Inhibitors:Consumer Reports Best Buy Drugs

What Are Anticoagulants and Antiplatelet Agents?:American Heart Association
Anticoagulants:Texas Heart Institute
Warfarin (Coumadin®):UpToDate Patient Information
Important Information to Know When You Are Taking Coumadin and Vitamin K:NIH Office of Dietary Supplements
Home Monitoring Of Blood Thinners Comes Of Age:Aetna InteliHealth

Antiplatelet Agents
What Are Anticoagulants and Antiplatelet Agents?:American Heart Association
Aspirin:Texas Heart Institute
Aspirin and Cardiovascular Disease:UpToDate Patient Information
Aspirin: Questions and Answers:FDA

Beta Blockers
Beta Blockers:Texas Heart Institute

Calcium Channel Blockers
Calcium Channel Blockers:Texas Heart Institute

Digitalis:Texas Heart Institute

Diuretics (Water Pills)
Diuretics:Mayo Clinic
Diuretics:Texas Heart Institute

Nitrates:Texas Heart Institute

Other Cardiovascular Medicines
Antiarrhythmics, see Arrhythmia Treatments
Blood Pressure Drugs, see Treating Hypertension
Cholesterol-Lowering Medicines, see Treating High Cholesterol

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