Remedies for Heart Attack
Here is a detailed list of natural home
help you after suffering a heart attack (myocardial infarction or MI).
Because a MI
permanently damages some part of your heart muscle, the use of
prescription medications may be unavoidable during the early stage
to go to the Frequently Asked Questions about MI.
for Prevention and Treatment of Heart Attack
experts say about them
Q10 (CoQ10 or Q10)
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Coenzyme will improve the heart muscle function and lower high blood
pressure at the same time.
Take a dose of 100 mg to 200 mg daily. Higher doses can be used
with minimal side effects or danger.
The mitochondria, the cell's powerhouse found inside practically all
cells, needs carnitine (an amino acid) to function properly.
studies show that it reduces symptoms of angina (chest pain) and helps
with treating congestive heart failure. Studies also show that taking
carnitine improves the chance of surviving a MI.
Take 4 to 6 grams (divided up into two or three doses) daily.
is shown to help with angina
(chest pain) by dilating the coronary
blood vessels (through releasing nitric oxide).
Research found that it
works better when combined with vitamin
It also helps with treating congestive heart failure (CHF) and protects
the heart muscle from further injuries.
Take 2 to 7 gram up to three times daily.
Policosanol is shown to reduce angina
(chest pain) and improve maximum
uptake. It also reduces the risk of blood clots (by thinning the blood
bit) like what Aspirin does.
Take 5 to 40 mg daily.
Minerals for Prevention and Treatment of Heart Attack
|Vitamins & Fruits
||What experts say about them
is shown to reduce the symptoms of angina. It is
also lowered blood pressure significantly.
Dosage: Take 600 mg to 1,000 mg daily. This will ensure that you are no
If you currently take a combined calcium/magnesium supplement, check
the amount of magnesium in the pill. You may not need to take
studies seem to show that taking vitamin C can offer protection against
suffering a MI. This is especially true if you are low in vitamin C. It
is a powerful antioxidant.
A clinical study showed that combining vitamin C with arginine helped
to reduce the symptoms of angina
Dosage: Take 1 gram daily. Studies showed that this is more
doses do not show better heart protection (although there is no
significant danger in taking more than 1 gram daily).
We assume that you have or are working on controlling your
pressure, high cholesterol,
diabetes and making lifestyle changes. If you smoke, you must find a way to
stop. Smoking will do damage that no supplements can ever counteract.
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