Love Your Heart: A Cleveland Clinic Podcast

New Use for an Old Medication: Colchicine

August 29, 2023 Cleveland Clinic Heart & Vascular Institute
Love Your Heart: A Cleveland Clinic Podcast
New Use for an Old Medication: Colchicine
Show Notes

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved a new use for the medication colchicine. This medication can now be used to decrease the risk of cardiac events in some patients. Dr. Steve Nissen and Dr. Vik Sunder discuss this new development and what it means for patients.