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Amiodarone, how long are you meant to be on this drug, anyone been on it for more than 3 years?

Posted 21 May 2011 by alreadyhealed 4 answers

Atrial Fibrillation - has anyone been on amiodarone for longer than 3 yrs? Are you having any sideeffects? I have been sinus rythym for 3 yrs, but wonder how long Im supposed to be on this drug.

Can I stop taking amiodarone?

Posted 7 Jun 2013 by keithmeyer 2 answers

I have been on this drug for 2+ years after a triple by-pass. I read with concern the after effects and suffer from some of the side effects. I have asked my doctor, should i carry on with this medication and does not give me any real answers, hence i am still taking it. I would very much like to ...

Ventricular Fibrillation - are there alternative drugs other than amiodarone?

Posted 7 Oct 2009 by woodysmainst 1 answer

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.

I have just been put on amiodarone and It keeps my heart beat at 40 beats per sec no matter what?

Posted 30 Aug 2013 by Jim cloneen 4 answers

I do .Is this normal ? I feel short of breath and tired all the time. I have recently had a cardioversion which regulated my heart beat

Where can I find the manufacturer for Amiodarone?

Posted 19 Nov 2011 by Ed Shankle 4 answers

I take Amiodarone 400mg, in 13 1/2 months it's gone from $14 to $100. I've heard that co's help with cost in some cases.

Congestive Heart Failure - My doctor has me om several different meds, some related, Why would I be?

Posted 31 Jan 2015 by Lorraine Boegle 4 answers

... on spironolatone,carvediol 3.125 A & 6.25 PM; atorvastatin, Levothyroxine; Furosemide; clopidogrel; and amiodarone, I feel like guinea pig, after a couple of new ones were added I am short of breath am tired all the time, I suffered a cardiac arrest in Jan of 2008, have a pacemaker and ...

I heard that a new drug is being released for atrial fibrillation soon. What is it?

Posted 5 Aug 2009 by Saooblaeek 1 answer

... of which escapes me although I do know it is a derivative of the drug Amiodarone. Apparently it is now available in the States under prescription and has few side effects. Do you know when this drug may available in Canada

Anyone dealing with decreased lung diffusion while on Amiodarone?

Posted 5 Jan 2011 by ssadiec 4 answers

Son 24 for 2 yr on this med now has 17% decrease in lung diffusion + some atrial fib incidents: had 4 successful cardioversions all the while on Amiodarone. This time doc stopped Amio. & started Digoxin, Diltiazem, Coreg, and has returned to sinus rhythm but doc decided to put back on ...

Mechanism of interactions between warfarin and aspirin and warfarin and amiodarone?

Posted 27 Jan 2012 by elma34 2 answers

also interactions of both on the patient

Side effects after quitting Amiodarone?

Posted 23 Dec 2014 by jipm57 1 answer

feeling tired and sometimes light headed after having taken it for at least 5 year, but helped my breathing greatly and was constipated like another review I read

My friends congestive heart failure Should I be concerned with water secretion from my lower leg ?

Posted 5 Jan 2015 by deenawalker08 3 answers

I was prescribed 20 milligrams of furosemide once a day along with 200 milligrams of amiodarone twice a day and 15 milligrams Xarelto at dinner time I was just diagnosed with congestive heart failure I also have COPD

Amiodarone - Is it ok to cut in half?

Posted 20 Aug 2015 by Cb1964 1 answer

Have 2oo mg tablets need only 100 mg is it ok to cut in half or are they time released

Ventricular Fib - have had 2 epsiodes in the past ,now have anxiety & depression - anyone else?

Posted 1 Dec 2011 by michelle2360 3 answers

- I have had 2 episodes of v-fib. I had the first one when I was 43 ,second... when i was 44. I just turned 51. The second time my heart went into v-fib i was shocked 7 times and put on amiodarone. Since all of this has happened I have alot of symptoms that no one I know can relate to. ...

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