Critical Care: Spironolactone: Misused in heart failure patients?

November 2005 
Volume 35  Number 11
Pages 32cc7 - 32cc7
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Although more patients with heart failure are being prescribed spironolactone, a recent analysis of Medicare data found that many patients who might benefit from the drug still aren't getting it. What's more, as many as 30% of patients who are given the drug shouldn't be taking it.

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