The primary treatment for atherosclerosis is a group of medications known as statins. Diet changes are also suggested as treatment for atherosclerosis and severe cases may require surgery.
What is the most common treatment for atherosclerosis?
The most common treatments focus on dietary and lifestyle changes to reduce cholesterol and other problems that contribute to atherosclerosis. ...
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What is the medical term meaning Abnormal hardening of blood vessels?
This is known as Atherosclerosis (translation: Hardening of the Arteries) Atherosclerosis sclerosis neurosclorisis sclerosis Atherosclerosis Atherosclerosis ...
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What is the overall treatment for ischemia?
Prevention of atherosclerosis is primary. Therapies include nutritional therapy, herbal therapy, homeopathy, Ayruvedic medicine, exercises, mind/body medicine, chelation therapy, allopathic treatment. ...
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Is there a natural atherosclerosis treatment available?
Atherosclerosis is generally treated through the use of the class of drugs known as statins. These are very safe by and large. However the underlying cause of the disease (High HDL fat) can be treated with diet and supplements...Basically certain types of vitamins. ...
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What is Atherosclerosis?
Atherosclerosis is a condition in which an artery wall thickens as a result of the buildup of fatty materials. Atherosclerosis results in a reduced flow of blood in the affected artery. Atherosclerosis can develop in the coronary arteries, which supply blood to the heat muscle. ...
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What is considered a controversial treatment for atherosclerosis?
Chelation therapy involves injecting a drug called EDTA and drug taken orally called DMSA, together with nutrients into the bloodstream. ...
Do chemicals in tobacco smoke help cause atherosclerosis?
No not really, it is mostly plaque buildup from cholesterol that causes atherosclerosis. ...