Cardiovascular disease

Left ventricular hypertrophy

(Enlarged heart)

Top Medications for Left ventricular hypertrophy according to our users

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All Medications for Left ventricular hypertrophy

  • Calan
    (verapamil)
    Prescription only

    Verapamil works well to lower blood pressure and prevent chest pain, but you have to be okay with avoiding alcohol. You can't miss doses, and you might get persistent swelling.

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    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Extended release
    • Delayed release capsule
  • Diovan
    (valsartan)
    Prescription only

    Diovan (Valsartan) is a good blood pressure-lowering medicine that protects kidney function like an ACE inhibitor, but with fewer side effects.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
  • Losartan
    Prescription only

    Cozaar (Losartan) is a good blood pressure-lowering medicine that protects kidney function like an ACE inhibitor, but with fewer side effects.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
  • Nifedipine
    Prescription only

    Nifedipine works well to lower blood pressure and prevent chest pain, but you have to be okay with avoiding grapefruit. You can't miss doses, and you might get persistent swelling.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Extended release
  • Norvasc
    (amlodipine)
    Prescription only

    Norvasc (Amlodipine) works well to lower blood pressure and prevent chest pain. You can't miss doses, and you might get persistent swelling.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
  • Lotrel
    (amlodipine / benazepril)
    Prescription only

    Lotrel (Amlodipine / Benazepril) is good because it combines two first-line medications to lower blood pressure, and it's available in generic. However, it can cause throat irritation or a dry cough, and you can't stop it suddenly since it can cause your blood pressure to rise.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill

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