flecainide


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Related to flecainide: amiodarone, flecainide acetate

fle·cai·nide

 (flĭ-kā′nīd′)
n.
A drug, C17H20F6N2O3, that stabilizes membranes and has local anesthetic activity, used in its acetate form to treat serious arrhythmias.

[fl(uoro)- + e(thoxy) + probably (lido)cain(e) + (am)ide.]
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Noun1.flecainide - oral antiarrhythmic medication (trade name Tambocor) used as a last resort in treating arrhythmias; increases the risk of sudden death in heart attack patients
antiarrhythmic, antiarrhythmic drug, antiarrhythmic medication - a drug used to treat an abnormal heart rhythm
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Rhythm control medications, including flecainide (Tambocor), propafenone (Rythmol), Sotalol (Betapace), amiodarone (Cordarone, Pacerone), and dronedarone (Multaq)
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.
Flecainide versus vernakalant for conversion of recent-onset atrial fibrillation.
44) Patients with paroxysmal AF may be candidates for a "pill-in-the-pocket" strategy using propafenone or flecainide.
In contrast, LQT3 (caused by gain of function variants in SCN5A) may be treated with sodium channel blockers such as mexilitine, flecainide, or ranolazine (24).
Naomi was prescribed a drug called flecainide, which doctors at the Freeman Hospital's Children's Heart Unit said would slow Jacob's heart rate down.
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
1) combinations thereof (oral and patch formulations) Flecainide 1 761 899 (51.
He asks her to schedule an appointment with his office, plus stop by the pharmacy and pick up a new prescription for flecainide on her way home.
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