Medicines & Drugs by category Medicines to used treat heart and blood vessel problems

The leaflets in this section are authored by an experienced pharmacist. Pharmacists are experts in medicines. The medicines in this section include those used for treating high blood pressure, angina and other heart conditions. If you've ever thought "Who shouldn't take beta blockers?", "How do I take my clopidogrel?", "How do I get the most from my lisinopril treatment?" and "What problems can simvastatin cause?" information leaflets in this section will have answers for you.

Acebutolol - a beta-blocker - Sectral Acipimox
Adrenaline (epinephrine) for anaphylaxis - Emerade, EpiPen, Jext Ambrisentan for pulmonary hypertension - Volibris
Amiloride tablets Amiodarone for irregular heartbeats
Amlodipine tablets - Amlostin, Istin Apixaban to prevent blood clots - Eliquis
Aspirin to prevent blood clots Atenolol - a beta-blocker
Atorvastatin tablets - Lipitor Azilsartan - an angiotensin receptor blocker
Bendroflumethiazide tablets Bezafibrate for hyperlipidaemia (Bezalip, Fibrazate XL)
Bisoprolol - a beta-blocker Bosentan tablets - Tracleer
Bumetanide Candesartan - an angiotensin receptor blocker - Amias
Captopril - an ACE inhibitor - Capoten, Ecopace, Noyada Carvedilol - a beta-blocker
Celiprolol - a beta-blocker Chlortalidone tablets - Hygroton
Cilostazol tablets - Pletal Ciprofibrate for hyperlipidaemia
Clopidogrel to prevent blood clots Colesevelam - a lipid-lowering medicine - Cholestagel
Colestipol - a lipid-lowering medicine Colestyramine sachets - Questran
Co-triamterzide tablets Cyclopenthiazide tablets
Dabigatran capsules - Pradaxa Digoxin
Diltiazem Dipyridamole to prevent blood clots - Persantin, Asasantin Retard
Disopyramide for irregular heartbeats - Rythmodan Doxazosin - an alpha-blocker
Dronedarone tablets - Multaq Enalapril - an ACE inhibitor - Innovace
Eplerenone tablets - Inspra Eprosartan - an angiotensin receptor blocker (Teveten)
Ezetimibe tablets - Ezetrol, Inegy Felodipine tablets
Fenofibrate for hyperlipidaemia - Lipantil, Supralip Flecainide for irregular heartbeats
Fluvastatin tablets and capsules Fosinopril - an ACE inhibitor
Furosemide - Lasix, Frusol Gemfibrozil for hyperlipidaemia - Lopid
Glyceryl trinitrate for angina Hydralazine for high blood pressure - Apresoline
Iloprost for primary pulmonary hypertension Imidapril for high blood pressure - Tanatril
Indapamide tablets Indoramin - an alpha-blocker - Doralese
Irbesartan - an angiotensin receptor blocker - Aprovel, Ifirmasta, Sabervel Isosorbide dinitrate
Isosorbide mononitrate Ivabradine tablets
Labetalol - a beta-blocker Lacidipine
Lercanidipine Lisinopril - an ACE inhibitor
Losartan - an angiotensin receptor blocker Methyldopa for high blood pressure
Metoprolol - a beta-blocker - Lopresor Minoxidil for high blood pressure
Moexipril - an ACE inhibitor - Perdix Moxonidine for high blood pressure
Nadolol - a beta-blocker - Corgard Naftidrofuryl
Nebivolol - a beta-blocker - Nebilet Nicardipine capsules - Cardene
Nicorandil for angina Nifedipine
Nimodipine tablets - Nimotop Olmesartan - an angiotensin receptor blocker
Omega-3 fatty acid compounds Oxprenolol - a beta-blocker
Perindopril - an ACE inhibitor Phenindione - an anticoagulant
Phenoxybenzamine - an alpha-blocker Pindolol - a beta-blocker
Potassium salts Prasugrel tablets - Efient
Pravastatin tablets - Lipostat Prazosin - an alpha-blocker
Propafenone for irregular heartbeats Propranolol - a beta-blocker
Quinapril - an ACE inhibitor Ramipril - an ACE inhibitor - Tritace
Ranolazine for angina Rivaroxaban tablets - Xarelto
Rosuvastatin tablets - Crestor Sildenafil for pulmonary hypertension
Simvastatin - Simvador, Zocor Sotalol - a beta-blocker - Beta-Cardone, Sotacor
Spironolactone (Aldactone) Tadalafil for erectile dysfunction - Cialis
Tadalafil for pulmonary hypertension - Adcirca Telmisartan - an angiotensin receptor blocker (Micardis)
Terazosin - an alpha-blocker Ticagrelor tablets - Brilique
Timolol - a beta-blocker - Betim Torasemide tablets - Torem
Trandolapril - an ACE inhibitor Triamterene capsules - Dytac
Valsartan - an angiotensin receptor blocker - Diovan Verapamil
Warfarin - an anticoagulant - Marevan Xipamide tablets
Xylometazoline for nasal congestion