Heart Attack

Treatment

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1. Clot busters or thrombolytic drugs are used to dissolve blood clots that are blocking the coronary arteries. To be most effective, these drugs need to be given




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Thrombolytic drugs (clot-busters) need to be given within several hours of the start of heart attack symptoms. Ideally, the medicine should be given as soon as possible.