Adenosine, Alprostadil and Indomethacin may be used to treat congenital heart defects.
There are 4 Medications that should be avoided if you have congenital heart defects. If you have congenital heart defects and are taking one of these medications, speak to your healthcare professional.
22q11 Deletion Syndrome
Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia
Coronary Vessel Anomalies
Heart Septal Defects
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Isolated Noncompaction of the Ventricular Myocardium
Long QT Syndrome
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Tetralogy of Fallot
Transposition of Great Vessels
Trilogy of Fallot
Adenosine is classified as an Adenosine Receptor Agonist. Adenosine, more commonly known as the brands Adenocard and Adenoscan, may be used to treat Congenital Heart Defects.
Alprostadil is classified as a Prostaglandin Analog. Alprostadil is included in 4 brands sold in the US including Caverject, Edex and Muse
Indomethacin is classified as a Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug. Indomethacin, more commonly known as the brands Indocin and Tivorbex, may be used to treat Congenital Heart Defects.