Heart Condition - I have a heart condition. Can I donate?

Maybe. It depends on the type of heart condition you have.

Heart disease

If you have been diagnosed with ischaemic heart disease or coronary artery, you may be able to donate if you have had no symptoms for at least 6 months and meet other criteria. Please call 13 14 95 to see if you’re eligible to donate.

Heart attack 

Donation may be possible 6 months after your heart attack if you have no further symptoms and meet other criteria. If you've had more than one heart attack you're not able to donate. Please call 13 14 95 to see if you’re eligible to donate.

Heart surgery

Donation may be possible 6 months after your heart surgery if you have no further symptoms and meet other criteria. Please call 13 14 95 to see if you’re eligible to donate.

Angina 

You may be able to donate if you have had no symptoms for at least 6 months and meet other criteria. Please call 13 14 95 to see if you’re eligible to donate.

Arrhythmia - heart rythm abnormality 

There are many forms of this condition and different treatments, so please call 13 14 95 to see if you’re eligible to donate.

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