Lcz696 an Innovation for Heart Failure
Keywords:Heart Failure, Drug, LCZ696, Neprilisyn, Sacubitril.
Heart failure (HF) is a crescent, solemn and multiple etiology worldwide health problem, which, besides potentially fatal, decreases the lifeÂ quality of the affected people, mainly the elderly. Despite having obtained drugs that help in the disease development control, have beenÂ sought new alternatives for better management of these individuals.Â The LCZ696, a neprilysin inhibitor (sacubitril) associated with an ARBÂ (valsartan) has shown signifiant improvements in patients' morbidityÂ and mortality, which puts it as a good and interesting option for theÂ treatment of heart failure.
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