What Does a Mini Heart Attack Feel Like? Topic Guide

What Does a Mini Heart Attack Feel Like? What Does a Mini Heart Attack Feel Like?: A mini heart attack, also called a mild heart attack or a non-ST elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI), is when there is only partial blockage of the artery, the symptoms don’t last as long as a regular heart attack, and the heart may only suffer minimal damage.

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What Does a Mini Heart Attack Feel Like? Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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ezetimibe and simvastatin Ezetimibe And Simvastatin

Ezetimibe reduces the amount of cholesterol absorbed by the body. Simvastatin is in a group of drugs called HMG CoA reductase inhibitors, or "statins."

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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 »

atorvastatin Atorvastatin

Atorvastatin is used together with diet to lower blood levels of "bad" cholesterol (low-density lipoprotein, or LDL), to increase levels of "good" cholestero...learn more »

acetaminophen, aspirin, and caffeine Acetaminophen, Aspirin, And Caffeine

Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and a fever reducer...learn more »

fluvastatin Fluvastatin

Fluvastatin is used together with diet to lower blood levels of "bad" cholesterol (low-density lipoprotein, or LDL), to increase levels of "good" cholesterol...learn more »

nitroglycerin (transdermal) Nitroglycerin (transdermal)

Nitroglycerin transdermal (skin patch) is used to prevent attacks of chest pain (angina). This medicine will not treat an angina attack that has already ...

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nitroglycerin (topical) Nitroglycerin (topical)

Nitroglycerin is used to prevent attacks of chest pain (angina)...learn more »

nitroglycerin (rectal) Nitroglycerin (rectal)

Nitroglycerin rectal is used to treat moderate to severe pain caused by chronic anal fissures (tears in the skin lining your rectum)...learn more »

nitroglycerin (oral/sublingual) Nitroglycerin (oral/sublingual)

Nitroglycerin is used to treat or prevent attacks of chest pain (angina)...learn more »

lovastatin Lovastatin

Lovastatin is used together with diet to lower blood levels of "bad" cholesterol (low-density lipoprotein, or LDL), to increase levels of "good" cholesterol ...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.

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