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Taking a commonly prescribed class of antibiotics may DOUBLE your chances of getting a 'leaky valve' which leads to heart failure, study claims

Taking a common class of antibiotics may more than double your chances of getting a serious heart condition, a study suggests.  Researchers found patients using fluoroquinolones had a greater risk of developing aortic and mitral regurgitation, which can lead to heart failure.  The drugs are commonly used to treat everything from chest infections to urinary tract bugs.  Read more.....

 

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