Holt-Oram Syndrome Medication

Updated: May 05, 2016
  • Author: Craig T Basson, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Yasmine S Ali, MD, FACC, FACP, MSCI  more...
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Medication Summary

No medications are effective in treating the anatomical defects of patients with Holt-Oram syndrome. Antibiotic prophylaxis should be applied following standard American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology guidelines for patients with congenital heart disease. [13] Anticoagulation should be considered in patients with pulmonary hypertension. Cardioversion, antiarrhythmic drug therapy, or anticoagulation should be considered in patients with atrial fibrillation.