Losartan Appears To Be An Effective Treatment Option For Marfan Syndrome, Says Recent Study

The findings of a recent study into the effectiveness of Losartan, an angiotensin II receptor antagonist drug used mainly to treat high blood pressure (hypertension), showed promising signs for those with Marfan Syndrome. It now appears that Losartan is effective as a therapeutic option for slowing the rate of aortic enlargement in those with Marfan Read More …

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays from Marfan.co This Holiday season might you take a few minutes of your time and learn more about Marfan Syndrome and other related connective tissue disorders, and perhaps share your knowledge with your family and friends? Together, we can help save lives.

Marfan Syndrome

Marfan Syndrome is a rare genetic disorder of the connective tissue. It affects both men and women of every race and ethnic origin. In most cases it is inherited from a parent, but it can also occur spontaneously. People with Marfan Syndrome can have mild to severe cases, and life expectancy varies from person to Read More …