Prinzmetal's Angina, Variant Angina & Angina Inversa | AHA

The American Heart Association explains Prinzmetal?s angina, which always occurs when a person is at rest, usually between midnight and early morning.

Myron Prinzmetal, of Prinzmetal's Angina, which is characterized by anginal chest pain at rest. More common in younger women.

Myron Prinzmetal, of Prinzmetal's Angina, which is characterized by anginal chest pain at rest. More common in younger women.

Prinzmetal's Angina or Coronary Artery Spasm

Prinzemetal's angina, or coronary artery spasm, is chest pain due to severe coronary artery spasm

PRINZMETAL'S ANGINA

PRINZMETAL'S ANGINA

Prinzmetal's angina may be what is behind POTS patient's mysterious chest pains.

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The Prinzmetal's Angina and Chest Pain

An angina is a state where the heart muscles lack enough oxygen to pump blood. When the heart muscle is not getting the necessary amount of blood, a condition known as ischemia of the heart muscle occurs.

Prinzmetal Angina

What is Prinzmetal angina? What is coronary artery spasm? What are symptoms?

coronary vessels prinzmetal angina

Coronary artery spasm is a temporary constriction of an artery in the heart. The spasm can slow or stop blood flow through the artery. The main symptom experienced is chest pain.

ADALAT(Nifedipine) is a dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker. Its main uses are in angina pectoris (especially Prinzmetal's angina) and hypertension, although a large number of other uses have recently been found for this agent, such as Raynaud's phenomenon, premature labor, and painful spasms of the esophagus in cancer and tetanus patients. It is also commonly used for the small subset of pulmonary hypertension patients whose symptoms respond to calcium channel.

ADALAT(Nifedipine) is a dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker. Its main uses are in angina pectoris (especially Prinzmetal's angina) and hypertension, although a large number of other uses have recently been found for this agent, such as Raynaud's phenomenon, premature labor, and painful spasms of the esophagus in cancer and tetanus patients. It is also commonly used for the small subset of pulmonary hypertension patients whose symptoms respond to calcium channel.

PRINZMETAL'S ANGINA: spasm, young women, nocturnal, ST elevation

PRINZMETAL'S ANGINA: spasm, young women, nocturnal, ST elevation

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