What is Digoxin?

It is a drug belonging to cardiac glycosides, used to enhance the cardiac contractility of a failing heart.

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I am 93 years old and besides other medications I take one and a half digoxin pills every morning. If my heart rate os too high I am to take an...

doctor1 MD

Hello Sir

I have gone through the medical details provided by you and I would like to tell you that DIGOXIN is a very effective drug for...

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I am a 60 year old female with atrial fibrillation.Have only had 4 attacks in twelve years but two in the last 18 months.Am taking Metoprolol 50...

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Respected Madam
1. The role of digoxin in atrial fibrillation is control of heart rate (ventricular rate, the rate of your pumping chamber). I hope...

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Hi. My husband was recently dx'd with a fib, and now he has a cold. He is on Digoxin and Flecainide. His cardiologist said he could take Dayquil or...

doctor1 MD

Hello Dear!

I guess your concern is about digoxin which is a very nasty drugs and even a minute change in the blood level can cause its toxicity....

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