Combination vasodilator therapy for severe chronic congestive heart failure.

@article{Chatterjee1976CombinationVT,
  title={Combination vasodilator therapy for severe chronic congestive heart failure.},
  author={Kamalika Chatterjee and Donna M. Drew and William W. Parmley and S C Klausner and Jon R. Polansky and B J Zacherle},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  year={1976},
  volume={85 4},
  pages={
          467-70
        }
}
A patient with severe, chronic congestive heart failure was unresponsive not only to conventional therapy, but also to nonparenteral nitroglycerin and isosorbide dinitrate; he became nitroprusside dependent. Oral minoxidil therapy produced a significant decrease in systemic vascular resistance and an increase in cardiac output, with no tachycardia, hypotension, or decrease in systemic and pulmonary venous pressures. The addition of sublingual isosorbide dinitrate decreased venous pressures and… CONTINUE READING
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