Pulmonary Regurgitation (Pulmonic Regurgitation) Medication

Updated: Jun 28, 2018
  • Author: Tarek Ajam, MD, MS; Chief Editor: Richard A Lange, MD, MBA  more...
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Medication Summary

Medications are directed according to the specific etiology resulting in pulmonary or pulmonic regurgitation in addition to the treatment of heart failure (if present). Complete discussions regarding medication use in the specific etiologies noted previously may be found in the respective Medscape Drugs and Diseases articles (see Heart Failure). Infective endocarditis antibiotic prophylaxis should be considered for patients whose PR is due to valve leaflet abnormalities.