Blood pressure news: Common medication for relieving symptoms has THIS other unlikely use

Blood pressure news: Common medication for relieving symptoms has THIS other unlikely use
 

A common blood pressure drug may not only relieve symptoms of the deadly condition, but also help speed up healing of wounds.
Researchers of the study, published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology, have discovered that when a gel made from the medication was applied to chronic wounds it helped them heal faster. 
Chronic wounds are defined as skin injuries that fail to heal in a timely manner.
This can increase risk of infection and tissue breakdown, which could lead to a hospital visit.
The findings are particularly important given the lack of recent breakthroughs in treatment for... read more

 
8 November 2017 in Health, Views: 38
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