Joanna Nowakowska, Piotr Pikul
Iwabradyna w leczeniu choroby niedokrwiennej serca
Ivabradine in the treatment of coronary heart disease
Ivabradine is a modern drug selectively release the heart rate. It works by selectively inhibiting the channels responsible for the creation If current in sinus node cells. It improves the energy balance of heart, reducing its demand for oxygen and energy. This action is used in the treatment of ischemic heart disease, is especially in patients with angina pectoris.
Keywords: ivabradine, angina pectoris, myocardial ischemia.