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This patient support community is for discussions relating to Congestive Heart Failure (CHF).
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My 88 yr old dad was diagnosed with CHF approx. 2 yrs ago. He has a pacemaker/defibulator. One of his meds are Lasix 10mg daily. He we...
My friend started taking a slow release pill and hasn’t had any heart episodes but did notice an increase in mood swings...
Age:29 Sex:Female 9 weeks postpartum Ethnicity: Caucasian Weight: 154 Height: 5’7” Non smoker Medical problems:Asthma/Anxiety Med...
Hi! My 8yr old pup was just diagnosed with late stage CHF. The doc suggested meds to prolong life however I feel conflicted bc he was dia...
I had cardiomyopathy and CHF 12 years ago when I had my last child. Now I have some degree of cardiomyopathy again for unknown reason. ...
Earlier last year I started swelling was put on hyperchlorothiazide and my blood pressure has also been high from time to time. Been havi...
Hi had a total of 3 echos 1) EF 16. in 2014 2) EF 23 in 2016 3) EF 40-45 in 2017 In 2015 Started taking carvedilol 25mg 2x day ...
My step father is nearly 84 years old, he hasn't had a thing wrong with him in his whole life up until now. He went into hospital last we...
ECHO summary On 09/07/2017 : The left ventricle is mildly enlarged. Left ventricular systolic performance is severely reduced. The eje...
Hello - My sister has CHF and her doctor has talked to her about a fairly new drug called Entresto. She is excited about it, but I am wo...
Hi there, my father is 51 years old and yesterday he has diagnosed as "global hypokinesia of lv " and with heart functioning of 20%. I wa...
His echo shows ef value of 25-30 percent and lv walls from hypokinetic to akinetic.can icd or pacemaker be helpful for him?
I am wondering if anyone can help me understand this. I am 28 years old, female, thin, overall very healthy; I do have a thyroid probl...
So some background: I'm a 20 year old male, live in the US, 5'9" and 120lbs. I know I'm not exactly at the greatest risk for heart is...
I'm 27 yrs old with mri pacemaker install nad this is my latest echo report can anyone explain plz.? Summary & comments • Dilated...
Hi, I am a 20 y/o male. I so have health anixiety and sometimes I am not sure when or when not to be worried. Here's a bit of a backgrou...
Hello everyone, I am a 35 year old male. Have had a pretty sedentary lifestyle for about the last 6 years due to multiple surgeries an...
my husband was given four dx at once regarding his heart. heart failure, ejection fraction of 25-30%, irregular heart beat, weakness of ...
I am a 49 year old female who has remained physically fit. I powerwalk 3 to 5 days per week and practice yoga daily. A year ago, I went...
A paitent with an EF of 20%, active person, 77 years old; has edema , mild pulmonary edema, mitral stenosis, short of breath with moderat...
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