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Hydralazine (Apresoline) is a medication prescribed to treat hypertensive crisis, congestive heart failure, and high blood pressure alone or in combination with other high blood pressure medications. Side effects, drug interactions, patient safety, storage, and dosage information should be reviewed prior to taking this medication.

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    • Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) Congestive heart failure (CHF) refers to a condition in which the heart loses the ability to function properly. Heart disease,...learn more »
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    • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) High blood pressure is defined as a pressure of 140/90 mmHg or higher in the arteries. Genetic factors, high salt intake, and...learn more »
    • Heart Failure Heart failure is caused by many conditions including coronary artery disease, heart attack, cardiomyopathy, and conditions that...learn more »
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      Heart Failure Article
      • What Is Heart Failure?
      • What Causes Heart Failure?
      • What Are the Symptoms of Heart Failure?
      • What Are the Types of Heart Failure?
      • How Is Heart Failure Diagnosed?
      • How Is Heart Failure Treated?
      • Stages of Heart Failure
      • How Can I Prevent Heart Failure From Worsening?
      • How Can I Prevent Further Heart Damage?
      • What Medications Should I Avoid?
      • How Can I Improve My Quality of Life?
      • What Surgical Procedures Are Used to Treat Heart Failure?
      • Treatment Is a Team Effort
      • What Is the Outlook for People With Heart Failure?
    • Heart Disease Heart disease (coronary artery disease) occurs when plaque builds up in the coronary arteries, the vessels that supply blood to...learn more »
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      Heart Disease Article
      • What is cardiovascular disease?
      • What are the risk factors for cardiovascular disease?
      • What causes cardiovascular disease?
      • What are the symptoms of cardiovascular?
      • How is cardiovascular disease diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for cardiovascular disease?
      • What is the prognosis for cardiovascular disease?
      • Can cardiovascular disease be prevented?
    • High Blood Pressure Treatment High blood pressure (hypertension) means high pressure (tension) in the arteries. Treatment for high blood pressure include...learn more »
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      High Blood Pressure Treatment Article
      • What is high blood pressure (hypertension)?
      • Which lifestyle modifications are beneficial in treating high blood pressure?
      • Alcohol
      • Smoking
      • Coffee and caffeinated beverages
      • Salt
      • Other dietary considerations
      • Obesity
      • Exercise and stress reduction
      • How is high blood pressure treated?
      • Starting treatment for high blood pressure
      • Treatment with combinations of drugs for high blood pressure
      • Emergency treatment for high blood pressure
      • Treatment during pregnancy
      • Which medications are used to treat high blood pressure?
      • Beta blockers
      • Diuretics
      • Calcium channel blockers (CCBs)
      • Alpha blockers
      • Clonidine
      • Minoxidil
      • Renin inhibitors
      • Aldosterone blockers
      • Combining agents
      • What about the patient's compliance with medication regimens?
      • Is alternative medicine used to treat high blood pressure?
      • What are the complications of high blood pressure?
      • Can high blood pressure be prevented?
      • What's new in high blood pressure?

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