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If you have cardiomyopathy and and you have chronic back

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If you have cardiomyopathy and and you have chronic back pain and have a pain pump put in is the medicine baclofen safe for you or can it hurt you with your cardiomyopathy.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  Dr .Saeed ahmed replied 2 years ago.

Thank you for your question, pain itself can aggravate the cardiomyopathy so it has to be controlled, baclofen will not be as harmful as pain is. So with risk benefit ratio more in favor of using baclofen you should continue to take it.

Let me know if you have questions, Thank you.

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