Study: Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Safe After MI - Cross County Cardiology

Phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitor drugs used after myocardial infarction (MI) appeared safe, with better morbidity and mortality outcomes compared with nonusers in a population-based study from Sweden. Researchers chalked up the latter finding to a healthy-user effect.

Men who filled a prescription for one of these erectile dysfunction (ED) medications had a significant 33% reduced risk of dying of any cause during an average 3.3 years of follow-up after MI compared with those who didn’t fill such a prescription…  Read more »»

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