Pulmonary Hypertension Topic Guide

Pulmonary Hypertension Pulmonary Hypertension: Pulmonary hypertension is an abnormally high pressure in the pulmonary arteries leading from the heart to the lungs. Primary pulmonary hypertension has no underlying condition that has caused this condition. Secondary pulmonary hypertension is caused by other underlying conditions. Treatment depends on the cause of the underlying condition, or the condition of primary pulmonary hypertension.

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Pulmonary Hypertension Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

amlodipine and atorvastatin Amlodipine And Atorvastatin

Amlodipine and atorvastatin is a combination medicine used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension), chest pain (angina), and coronary artery disease (clo...learn more »

carvedilol Carvedilol

Carvedilol is a beta-blocker that is used to treat heart failure and hypertension (high blood pressure).

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bisoprolol Bisoprolol

Bisoprolol is a beta-blocker that affects the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins)...learn more »

felodipine Felodipine

Felodipine is a calcium channel blocker that is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) in adults. Lowering blood pressure can help lower your risk...learn more »

aspirin (oral) Aspirin (oral)

Aspirin is a salicylate (sa-LIS-il-ate) that is used to treat pain, and reduce fever or inflammation...learn more »

timolol Timolol

Timolol is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure). Timolol is sometimes given with other blood pressure medication...learn more »

acebutolol Acebutolol

Acebutolol is a beta-blocker. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins)...learn more »

verapamil (oral) Verapamil (oral)

Verapamil is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure), angina (chest pain), and certain heart rhythm disorders...learn more »

diltiazem Diltiazem

Diltiazem is a calcium channel blocker that is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) or angina (chest pain)...learn more »

propranolol Propranolol

Propranolol is a beta-blocker that is used to treat angina (chest pain), hypertension (high blood pressure), heart rhythm disorders, and other heart or circu...learn more »

atenolol Atenolol

Atenolol is used to treat angina (chest pain) and hypertension (high blood pressure). Atenolol is also used to lower the risk of death after a heart attack....learn more »