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What is flecainide

Premium Questions

Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

what antibiotics are safe with flecanide? I know the macrocodes cannot be used, what about peniclilin, cephalosporin , septra? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

My wife took my 100 mg flecainide by mistake should we be worried? She is 70 and in good shape ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

seem to be going steadily downhill. My electrophysiologist doubled dose of flecainide ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.     Bhanu Partap MD

Hello, my cardiologist just started me on Flecainide 50 mg once daily around noon. for PVC ... flecainide... previously my pulse was never above 60 and my bp was 126/80... I did not take my bp last night ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)
Dr.     Bhanu Partap MD

I am an older lifetime Past Olympic athlete. First time I have needed to take metoprolol succinate 25mg and flecainide 100mg. Reason; if I have recurring Arrithmia exercise induced. It shows some help ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Khalid MD

I have been experiencing and been diagnosed with atrial fibrillation. My doctor prescribed flecainide acetate. After reading about the side affects, it sounds like a severe prescription. Should I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Khalid ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

maker in Aug. I m taking a 81-MG aspirin, 2 flecainide a day (morning and night), a xarelto with dinner ... of flecainide and toprol? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

I am a 34 year old female who begin having PVC s Feb 10th. I was placed on Flecanide 2 weeks ago but can not taking the meds because of side effects, which are extreme dizziness and feelings of faint. I will now be taken... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

I just received a new prescription for Flecainide ACETATE I was told I am in A-Fib and taking Eliquis for the past three weeks I am extremely concerned about the side effects with Flecainide ACETATE I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

increased Flecainide from 150 mg a day to 300 mga day twice a week. I am also wearing a heart monitor for two weeks. This large increase concerns me. what do you think and what kind of side effects... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Senduran Narayanasamy MD

Hello..Ok..But it is the maximum recommended dose..Take care

Dr. Benard Shehu MD

Hi i read your query and would like to say that you must see your doctor in order to cease flecainid, because arrhythmia may happen.

Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar MD

Melatonin can be used safely at lower doses. However it is better prescribed by the doctor.