Beta blocker and aspirin suggested for bereavement CVD risk prophylaxis
By Mardi Chapman
11 Feb 2020
A short period of treatment with low dose metoprolol and aspirin in people who are recently bereaved appears to reduce their cardiovascular risk. The findings, from an Australian study, are consistent with other evidence that the drugs can provide protection against emotional and stress-related triggers of CVD. The small study randomised 85 spouses, partners or ...