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Related to Lanoxin: digoxin
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Noun1.Lanoxin - digitalis preparation (trade name Lanoxin) used to treat congestive heart failure or cardiac arrhythmia; helps the heart beat more forcefully
digitalin, digitalis, digitalis glycoside - a powerful cardiac stimulant obtained from foxglove
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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For many patients, simply controlling the heart rate with drugs such as digoxin (Lanoxin), calcium channel blockers, or beta blockers produces a satisfactory outcome, and aspirin may also be advised for some patients.
The four products are Eltroxin (thyroxine), Lanoxin (digoxin), Imuran (azathioprine) and Zyloric (allopurinol).
My father was maintained on Lanoxin (trusted brand of digitalis) for the last 14 years of his life, staying out of congestive heart failure despite multiple health challenges.
syrup, drops), Lanoxin (medicine for Heart issues), Folic Acid (for iron deficiency), Polyfax eye ointment, Cortisporin eye ointment, Motival tablets (tranquilizer), Kenacort Injection (anti-allergic), Migril tablets (for headache), Lomotil tablets, Gravinate (Anti-vomiting), Avil tablet, injection (anti-allergy), Syntocinon injection (for delivery cases), Tegral tablets (Mental issues), Trenalen tablets (anti-depression), Prolution depot (for maintenance of pregnancy) and some other routine medicines were found missing or present on enhanced rates.
twice daily and Digoxin (Lanoxin (c) 0.25 mg tabs) if needed @ 0.01 to 0.005 mg/kg b.
Key products are Nilandron, for the treatment of metastatic prostate cancer; Dibenzyline, for the treatment of pheochromocytoma; Lanoxin, for the treatment of mild-to-moderate heart failure and atrial fibrillation; and, Plaquenil, for the treatment of lupus and rheumatoid arthritis.
Pectin can have a moderate interaction with the following drugs: tetracycline antibiotics; Digoxin (Lanoxin) a cardiovascular medicine; and Lovastatin (Mevacor), a statin that lowers cholesterol.
A sweetening compound called glycyrrhizin, found in black licorice, candies, cakes and other sweet treats, can cause irregular heartbeat and heart attack when combined with digoxin (Lanoxin), and may also reduce the effects of some blood-pressure and diuretic medications, including hydrochlorothiazide (Hydrodiuril) and spironolactone (Aldactone).
All patients received antifailure measures in the form of inotropes (lanoxin), diuretics (furosemide and spironolactone), and angiotensin enzyme inhibitor (captopril).
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Also, drugs such as digoxin (Lanoxin) or warfarin (Coumadin) require very precise dosing and may be dangerous if you take too much or too little.