Cordarone


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Noun1.Cordarone - an antiarrhythmic drug (trade name Cordarone) that has potentially fatal side effects and is used to control serious heart rhythm problems only when safer agents have been ineffectiveCordarone - an antiarrhythmic drug (trade name Cordarone) that has potentially fatal side effects and is used to control serious heart rhythm problems only when safer agents have been ineffective
antiarrhythmic, antiarrhythmic drug, antiarrhythmic medication - a drug used to treat an abnormal heart rhythm
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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Multaq, known generically as dronedarone, is 50% less effective against atrial fibrillation than its rival amiodarone, sold under several brand names including Cordarone, the team at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute in Los Angeles reported.
His clinical course was complicated by 3 episodes of supraventricular tachycardia that were controlled with adenosine and cordarone.
Amiodarone, an antiarrhythmic drug approved for controlling life-threatening recurrent ventricular arrhythmias, is marketed as Cordarone and Pacerone.
Cordarone (Amiodarone) has also been associated with nightmares and insomnia.
Cases included in the premier issue includes: suit by the wife of a man who allegedly died from subdural hematoma caused by a heart drug; two federal court heart device cases remanded to state court; the improper removal of a generic Cordarone case from federal Louisiana jurisdiction; and, a request for a certification of an interlocutory appeal to the U.
In further explaining how these drug databases can reduce errors, McPherson Notes, "Say the pharmacy receives an order from a physician for a Cordarone IV drip along with a Zithromax IV.
The parties' trial memoranda in an Oregon case holding that punitive damages were properly awarded where a drug manufacturer did not warn about optic neuritis, a vision-related adverse effect caused by Cordarone, a heart medication.