Myocardial Ischemia

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What is Myocardial Ischemia?

The heart muscle requires oxygen and blood in order to pump and circulate oxygenated blood to all parts of the body. When the heart receives a reduced supply of oxygenated blood this is called myocardial ischemia. Chronic conditions such as hypertension may contribute to myocardial ischemia.

What is it like to have Myocardial Ischemia?

Common symptoms How bad it is What people are taking for it
Buspirone, Lorazepam, Meditation
Acupuncture, Naproxen Prescription, Acetaminophen (Paracetamol)
acetaminophen-dextromethorphan-doxylamine, Zopiclone, Acetaminophen-Diphenhydramine
Antioxidants via tea, Guarana, Vitamin B12 Prescription (cyanocobalamin)
Nortriptyline, Citalopram, Bupropion

What do patients take to treat Myocardial Ischemia and its symptoms?

Treatments reported by members Perceived effectiveness Overall rating of side effects # of Evaluations

(Amlogard, Amlodipino Genfar, Amlobeta, Norvasc)


(Nitro-Dur, Nitrostat, Glyceryl Trinitrate, Rho-nitro pumpspray)


(Ten Bloka, Atenolol Cinfa, Noten, Tenormin)


(Verapamil ER, Anpec, Dilacoron, Isoptin SR)


(Fasprin, Albyl E, Asaflow, Arthritis Pain®)


(Isosorbide Mono, Monis, Isosorbide Mononitrate ER, ISMO)


(Apo-Atorvastatin, Lipitor, Atorvox, Zarator)


These charts show data from Myocardial Ischemia patients’ latest treatment evaluations
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Myocardial Ischemia on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 31 patients have this condition
  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 13 say Myocardial Ischemia is their primary condition

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 3
40s 2
50s 11
60s 8
70+ 5


Distribution of females vs. males

60% Females
40% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 2
40-49 years 6
50-59 years 2
60-69 years 2
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 18
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from Myocardial Ischemia patients who have completed their condition history
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