Wednesday, February 07, 2018 03:15 PM

HEART MEDS NOT TO BLAME FOR IMPOTENCE, STUDY SAYS

By Robert Preidt

HealthDay Reporter

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 7, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Worried that the drugs[1] you're taking to lower cholesterol[2] or blood pressure[3] might make you more apt to develop erectile dysfunction[4]?

That's not likely, a new Canadian study suggests.

The study involved about 2,000 men who were taking a cholesterol[5]-lowering statin[6] drug, a blood pressure-lowering medication, or both. The statin[7] the men took was Crestor[8] (rosuvastatin[9]), and the blood pressure drug was a combination of candesartan[10] ...

News source: WebMD

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