Arterial Clearance Therapy

Artery Clearance Therapy is also known as Chelation Therapy and is a medical treatment of Angina or Chest Pain. This therapy combines Lifestyle Management and nutrition & antioxidants and works by improving the circulation to the heart. Poona Preventive Cardiology Center (PPCC) offers the best Chelation Therapy for Heart Disease in Pune. We follow the protocol according to the standardized IBCMT guidelines.

Artery Clearance Therapy (ACT) Procedure

At PPCC, we offer a comprehensive Artery Clearance Therapy. It is a customized combination of medicines that are mixed in an IV Fluid. It is then administered in the form of an Intravenous drip for over 3 hours. It usually requires a series of 20 to 30 infusions which is administered twice or thrice in a week. The infusions are administered for over 10-15 weeks.


Benefits of Artery Clearance Therapy

It has been found that ACT has been beneficial in 80-90% of patients who have undergone the treatment. Compared to Angioplasty and Bypass Surgery, this therapy is very safe. Our patients have reported improvement in the quality of life. Due to its benefits, many heart patients prefer ACT or Chelation therapy in Pune. The benefits include:

  • Improvement in flow of coronary blood by removing the plaques or blockage and Calcium from the blood vessel (plaques consist of 23% lipids, 70% Calcium and 7% other materials)
  • Removal of the heavy metal pollutants from the body
  • Detoxifies the entire body
  • Decreased frequency of Chest Pain/ Discomfort
  • Increased exercise tolerance
  • Makes the ability to breathe better
  • Decreases the requirement of medicines
  • Increases energy levels
  • Improvement in memory
  • Improves mental ability
  • Decreases fatigue and tiredness

Besides the above benefits, ACT is also being used as an Anti Ageing therapy in many countries across the world

People who can benefit from ACT

ACT or Chelation Therapy Pune is gaining a lot of importance and it is considered to be highly beneficial. At PPCC we offer treatment to the e following patients and help them overcome their problems successfully:

  • Angina or Chest Pain in spite of medication
  • Patients who want to avoid Angioplasty/ Bypass Surgery
  • Patients who are unfit for Bypass Surgery/ Angioplasty
  • Patients with problems recurring after Angioplasty/ Bypass Surgery
  • Patients with failed Bypass Surgery/ Angioplasty
    • ACT is also beneficial for other conditions which include:
      • Preventive/Detoxification
      • Anti Ageing/ Preventive
      • Peripheral Arterial Disease which causes Pain in the legs
      • Cerebral Ischemia leading to problems of memory loss
      • Stroke patients with paresis or weakness
      • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
      • Patients with Libido Problems or Decreased Sexual Functioning
      • For Sportspersons to increase their sports performance

The doctors assess the improvement in the body brought out by Stress Thallium Scan or Myocardial Perfusion Imaging. For more details you can get in touch with the experts at our centre.