If you are diagnosed with pulmonary hypertension, your doctor will determine your treatment plan based on the cause of disease, if it is known. Your doctor may recommend healthy lifestyle changes, medicines, or other treatments aimed at keeping your symptoms from getting worse, increasing your ability to exercise, improving heart function, and ensuring a better quality of life. There is no cure for pulmonary hypertension unless chronic blood clots in the lungs are the cause.
Depending on the cause of your pulmonary hypertension, your doctor may recommend healthy lifestyle changes.
Medicines to treat pulmonary hypertension may include:
Your doctor may recommend a procedure, surgery, or therapy to treat pulmonary hypertension.
Your doctor may recommend medicines or procedures to treat the condition that is causing your pulmonary hypertension.