Depending on its cause, your cardiomyopathy can be treated in various ways. If the cardiomyopathy is caused by blockages in the coronary arteries, your doctor may treat it with:
Your doctor may also recommend you make lifestyle changes, such as avoiding intense exercise, losing weight and limiting caffeine and alcohol, fat and salt.
Your doctor may also prescribe medications to help control your symptoms. These medications may include beta blockers or diuretics.
If lifestyle changes and medications don’t produce the desired results, your doctor may recommend surgery for: