What Treatments are Used for An Enlarged Heart?

There enlarged heart is created when the heart no longer pumps the blood through the body as it should. The heart compensates by getting bigger and more ball shaped. There are medications and treatment options available that can help manage the symptons and reduce the impact of heart failure. Current treatments include lifestyle changes including eating healthier and exercising more. Some patients are prescibed medications such as ACE inhibitors, beta blockers, and diurectics. In more severe cases a pacemaker which regulates the pumping of the heart can be implanted in the patient. Linda S ltskinne