Both fairly safe, Yet, i would tend not to use tegretol due to its potential for adverse effects, such as lowering sodium, causing bone marrow anemias, affecting liver function, but also raising cholesterol levels (which indirectly might harm the heart eventually). Big issue with Lamictal is occasional rash, but otherwise, not a bad choice and well tolerated.
Have you had any patients who got a sudden blocked LAD artery, MI, and SCA, and who survived despite stent failure (permanent total blockage)?
Depends . well sometimes these blockages happen slowly therefore the heart compensate and make collateral circulation which supplies the myocardium( heart muscle) which saves the patient. . Read more...