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Can certain medications that causes dilated cardiomyopathy?

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Dr. Francis Uricchio
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Yes

Yes. A good example would be doxorubicin which is well known to cause cardiomyopathy.
This is a chemotherapeutic agent used by oncologists to treat cancer. Oncologists pay close attention to the dose in order to limit injury to the heart.

In brief: Yes

Yes. A good example would be doxorubicin which is well known to cause cardiomyopathy.
This is a chemotherapeutic agent used by oncologists to treat cancer. Oncologists pay close attention to the dose in order to limit injury to the heart.
Dr. Francis Uricchio
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Dr. Rada Ivanov
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Yes, see below

Chemotherapeutic agents: anthracyclines cyclophosphamide trastuzumab antiretroviral drugs: zidovudine didanosine zalcitabine phenothiazines chloroquine clozapine.

In brief: Yes, see below

Chemotherapeutic agents: anthracyclines cyclophosphamide trastuzumab antiretroviral drugs: zidovudine didanosine zalcitabine phenothiazines chloroquine clozapine.
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