Amiodarone

What is Amiodarone?

Amiodarone is a drug useful in the treatment of certain irregular heart rhythm disorders such as supra ventricular and ventricular arrhythmia's including atrial fibrillation ,atrial flutter, supra ventricular tachycardia and ventricular tachycardia. It is used as a life saving treatment as intravenous infusion to terminate ventricular fibrillation or sustained ventricular tachycardia.

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Does any of these meds dictate not eating Grapefruit? Amiodarone, Minoxidil, Levothtroxine, Metoprolol, Vagifem...

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I 'm going without amiodarone for one day (today) due to a delay in getting the prescription. will have by tues. tomorrow. should i be...

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Missing a single.dose of amiodarone will not cause any problems. You can take the medication as soon...

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Should I take both Amiodarone 200Mg and Amlodipine/Valsart 5/160 together every day? Thanks.

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