antiarrhythmic drugs

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antiarrhythmic drugs

Used to improve the regularity of the heartbeat.
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Since the patient tolerated beta blockers and was doing fine with good symptomatic improvement in NYHA class, calcium channel blockers and disopyramide were not considered.
several drugs can cause QT prolongation which includes sotalol, quinidine, arsenic, disopyramide, procainamide, amiodarone, haloperidol, etc.
Patients randomized to the antiarrhythmic drug arm of the study received treatment with one of six eligible drugs: amiodarone, disopyramide, dronedarone, flecainide, propafenone, or sotalol.
If antiarrhythmic therapy Is administered, disopyramide, procainamide, and quinidine carry a theoretical hazard of additive QT-prolonging effects when administered in patients with an acute overdose of LATUDA.
SOME DRUGS THAT CAN CAUSE OR EXACERBATE HEART FAILURE Condition Drugs Arrhythmia dronedarone, flecainide, disopyramide, sotalol Cancer anthracydines and many other agents Depression citalopram, lithium Diabetes thiazolidinediones, dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors Fungal infections amphotericin B Hypertension doxazosin, diltiazem, verapamil, moxonidine Malaria chloroquine, hydroxychloroquine Migraines ergotamine, methysergide Pain prescription and nonprescription NSAIDs Parkinson's pergolide, pramipexole, bromocriptine Platelet disorders anagrelide, cilostazol Pulmonary disease bosentan, epoprostenol, albuterol Rheumatologic TNF-a inhibitors diseases
The products acquired include the following in different dosage strengths : Amethia Lo; Amethia; Azurette; Camila; Carbidopa/Levodopa; Caziant Tablets; Clarithromycin Ext Release; Clonidine; Clozapine; Cyclosporine; Dextroamphetamine Sulfate ER; Diazepam; Disopyramide Phosphate; Errin; Estazolam; Estradiol; Fluocinonide; Leena; Levora; Low-Ogestrel; Lutera; Methylphenidate ER; Microgestin 1/20; Microgestin Fe 1/20; Microgestin 1.
Medications include beta blockers, calcium channel blockers, and, rarely, diltiazem, amiodarone, and disopyramide.
Isotachophoretic determination of bisoprolol, clonidine, disopyramide and tolazoline in human fluids.
Beta blockers, Verapamil, Amiodarone, Disopyramide or Quinidine may be given.
AFib is often initially treated with antiarrhythmic drugs, such as amiodarone (Cordarone, Pacerone), bepridil hydrochloride (Vascor), or disopyramide (Norpace).
In this article, psychoactive drags, disopyramide, and over-the-counter medications with a high-risk potential for causing harm in older adults as identified by the 2002 Beers Criteria will be reviewed (Molony, 2008).