Relieving pain is one of the main goals of treating coronary microvascular disease (MVD). Treatments also are used to control risk factors and other symptoms.
Treatments may include medicines such as:
If you're diagnosed with coronary MVD and also have anemia, you may benefit from treatment for that condition. Anemia is thought to slow the growth of cells needed to repair damaged blood vessels.
If you're diagnosed with and treated for coronary MVD, you should get ongoing care from your doctor.
Research is under way to find the best treatments for coronary MVD.
Clinical trials are research studies that explore whether a medical strategy, treatment, or device is safe and effective for humans. To find clinical trials that are currently underway for Coronary Microvascular Disease, visit www.clinicaltrials.gov.
December 9, 2013
Gary H. Gibbons
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