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L-carnitine great improves outcomes after heart attack
L-carnitine great improves outcomes after heart attack

(April 12, 2013 - Insidermedicine)

From New York - L-carnitine greatly improves outcomes following heart attack, according to a report published in the Mayo Clinic Proceedings. Researchers conducted a meta-analysis of 13 trials and nearly 4,000 heart attack patients. All of the trials compared outcomes of L-carnitine nto placebo or control for care of heart attack. Results showed that L-carnitine was associated with a 27% reduction in all-cause mortality, a 65% reduction in ventricular arrhythmias, a 40% reduction in angina development, and a reduction in the size of infarct.

 
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