Rx & OTC Pain Medications Can Carry Health Risks Featured
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Kevin Marzo, MD
Stroke & Heart-Attack Risks From Pain Relievers
Dr. Kevin Marzo joins Dr. DeSilva to discuss some new evidence that has surfaced adding fuel to the theory that several common prescription and over-the-counter pain drugs may increase the risk of heart attack and stroke.
Kevin Marzo, MD, Chief of the Division of Cardiology at Winthrop-University Hospital, is an accomplished interventional cardiologist skilled in all aspects of vascular interventions. At Winthrop since 1992, he has played an integral role in transforming the Hospital's cardiology program into a state-of-the-art cardiac care service. Dr. Marzo is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty of Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology.
Dr. Derrick DeSilva