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name a drug that is capable of reducing both preload and afterload in treating CHF. WHICH ONE HELPS THE CONDITION BETTER?


Nitroglycerine could decrease both


thats correct. what about the second part of the Question. is preload reduction more beneficial or afterload reduction?


ACE inhibitor


In CHF afterload reduction is more beneficial than preload preload increases cardiac contractility increases(frank starling mechanism)

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