I was on amiodarone and the doctors took me off because I had been on it for a number of years. As soon as they took me off ... within a week to 10 days I was back in ventricular fibrillation.
19 Oct 2009
Yes, there are other options for you. You are best to discuss this with your doctor as they are aware of your medical history and diagnosis.
- Amiodarone Information for Consumers
- Amiodarone Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Amiodarone (detailed)
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