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Noun1.mexiletine - antiarrhythmic drug (trade name Mexitil) used to treat ventricular arrhythmias
antiarrhythmic, antiarrhythmic drug, antiarrhythmic medication - a drug used to treat an abnormal heart rhythm
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sup][5] In a randomized, double-blind, controlled multicenter trial conducted in patients with or without organic heart disease, SSYX compared with placebo or mexiletine had a significant therapeutic efficacy in reducing VPCs and alleviating VPCs-related symptoms.
Oxicam NSAIDs, allopurinol, azathioprine, Captopril, mexiletine.
Antzelevitch, "Sodium channel block with mexiletine is effective in reducing dispersion of repolarization and preventing torsade de pointes in LQT2 and LQT3 models of the long-QT syndrome," Circulation, vol.
Intravenouslidocaine and oral mexiletine block reflex bronchoconstrictionin asthmatic subjects.
55] Mexiletine has been evaluated for possible neuropathic pain potentiality.
A multi model approach towards pain management is increasingly used and it encompasses regional analgesia with continuous epidural or peripheral nerve block infusions, judicious opioids, acetaminophen, anti-inflammatory agents, anticonvulsants, ketamine, clonidine, mexiletine, antidepressants and anxiolytics as options to treat or modulate pain at various sites of action 10.
other studies affirms the usefulness of some drugs or drug classes including Tricyclic agents, Gabapentin, Capsaicin, Mexiletine, opiates and are antioxidants [3,20].
Good results have been obtained in the reduction of chronic pain after breast surgery with perioperative administration of venlafaxine, mexiletine with gabapentin, a eutectic mixture of local anesthetics (EMLA), and a combined treatment with EMLA and gabapentin [14].
Digoxin and mexiletine sensitivity in a collie with the MDR1 mutation.
The analgesic effect of gabapentin and mexiletine after breast surgery for cancer.
1) Gene-specific therapy using potassium, spironolactone, mexiletine, flecainide, nicorandil and other drugs is under evaluation.