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May 15

Some people with heart failure may need to take a diuretic (water pill) to help their body get rid of extra fluid. If you are being treated for heart failure, your health care provider will tell you if you need to take a diuretic.

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May 14

Meds can also help improve the function of your heart and decrease the risk of future heart problems.

May 13

If you have been prescribed a blood pressure lowering medication, it is important to take it as prescribed. These medications help decrease the workload on your heart and can help prevent heart failure from getting worse.

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May 12

ACE inhibitors are another type of medication that can be prescribed to people with heart failure. ACE inhibitors work by relaxing and widening your blood vessels, which makes it easier for your heart to pump blood.

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May 11

Talk to your health care provider about the medications you are taking and whether any of them need to be adjusted.Making these changes will help improve your overall health and can also help reduce the risk of heart failure from getting worse. If you have any questions about heart failure or the medications you are taking, be sure to talk to your health care provider.