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A 28-year-old female asked:

Is their any specific treatment or meds for raynauds syndrome (presumed secondary to genetic conn. tissue disorder)?

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Dr. Steven Ajluni
Cardiology 36 years experience
Vasodilators: Avoid smoking and exposure to cold to minimize symptoms. Vasodilators might help, including calcium channel blockers, Alpha antagonists, and Cilostazol (also is a platelet inhibitor).
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
See details.: Calcium channel blockers, especially Nifedipine are the initial treatments of choice. Vasodilators have no significant benefit. For those who fail calcium channel blockers, ed drugs such as viagra (sildenafil) are often very effective.

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