Neuropsychiatrist: Recently there is evidence of the beneficial effects of small doses of alcohol on the heart. I often get asked about it. Moderate doses of alcohol are not a risk factor angina. Therefore, there is no reason to ban their patients. With regard to the safe dose is usually referred to no more than 30 grams per day in terms of pure alcohol (about 70 grams of vodka or cognac, or 250 grams of dry wine). Large doses can cause life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias! Do not take chances. Smoking increases the risk of disease progression, promotes the development of myocardial infarction. Therefore, we must do everything we can to get rid of this bad habit.
However, for some people to stop smoking – a lot of stress that can even cause deterioration. Therefore, in the early days disaccustoming from cigarettes, such patients should be under medical supervision, may take certain medications. Pay particular attention to psycho-emotional overload. Because stress can trigger an attack of angina and even myocardial infarction. And as far as possible, to avoid strong psycho-emotional stress, try to respond adequately to it. If stress is inevitable and there is evidence of psycho-emotional overload, you should advance to take the medication, which advises the doctor. Medications any. And they should always be at hand. physician LFK: In the first months after the onset of chest pain or heart area must behave carefully, both physically and emotionally. If the attacks occur at a certain, relatively stable level of exercise, then you can gradually increase it.