What types of drugs are used for treating heart disease?

Drugs can lower blood cholesterol and blood pressure and can decrease the tendency of blood to make abnormal clots. Drugs can extend your healthy years and, in certain situations, be lifesaving. 

The major types of drugs used in heart disease include

• drugs to lower blood cholesterol or triglycerides
• drugs to control angina
• drugs to control blood pressure
• drugs to control blood clotting
• drugs to control heart rhythm and prevent arrhythmias


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