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Houma, LA
A 21-year-old male asked:

I take propranolol 20 mg 3 times daily for svt after having a failed ablation. can longterm use of this medication cause heart failure?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
BB CHF: take propranolol 20 mg 3 times daily for SVT after having a failed ablation. Can longterm use of this medication cause heart failure? ANS: No. but SVT can.
Last updated Oct 16, 2019

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