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Bundle-Branch Block (Fascicular Block) Summary

Description: A form of heart block in which the electrical stimulation of HEART VENTRICLES is interrupted at either one of the branches of BUNDLE OF HIS thus preventing the simultaneous depolarization of the two ventricles.

Also Known As: Fascicular Block; Anterior Fascicular Block; Left Bundle-Branch Block; Posterior Fascicular Block; Right Bundle-Branch Block Show All >>

Networked: 1108 relevant articles (49 outcomes, 126 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Bundle-Branch Block

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Dipyridamole (Persantine) : 3 outcomes 5 studies in 25 results : FDA 32 Generic
  2. Verapamil (Calan) : 2 outcomes 6 studies in 28 results : FDA 64 Generic
  3. Dobutamine : 2 outcomes 6 studies in 20 results : FDA 15 Generic
  4. Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane (DDD) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 11 results : IBA
  5. Adenosine : 2 outcomes 1 study in 21 results : FDA 19 Generic
  6. Oxygen : 1 outcome in 10 results : IBA
  7. Nicorandil (SG 75) : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  8. Nitroglycerin (Dynamite) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 53 Generic
  9. Calcium Channel Blockers (Blockers, Calcium Channel) : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  10. carvedilol (Coreg) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 18 Generic
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Diseases Related to Bundle-Branch Block

  1. Heart Failure
  2. Dilated Cardiomyopathy (Cardiomyopathy, Congestive)
  3. Mitral Valve Insufficiency (Mitral Regurgitation)
  4. Coronary Artery Disease (Coronary Atherosclerosis)
  5. Ventricular Tachycardia
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Key Therapies for Bundle-Branch Block

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  1. Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy : 23 outcomes 45 studies in 264 results
  2. Defibrillators (Defibrillator) : 3 outcomes 15 studies in 33 results
  3. Thrombolytic Therapy : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 38 results
  4. Catheters : 1 outcome 5 studies in 31 results
  5. Angioplasty (Angioplasty, Transluminal) : 1 outcome 4 studies in 27 results
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