... Alzheimers. I think this may actually be a misdiagnonsis of amiodarone side effects. Has anyone had a similar situation? Can this be possible? Some of his other problems related to this disease include purple skin, his white hair turning black and thinning, a misdiagnosis of pulmanary fibrosos (his lung problems were caused by amiodarone which was confirmed by another doctor), eye problems, ear problems, muscle loss... and those are just the ones I can think of. He is 76 and stopped taking the drug about 2 years ago.