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Amiodarone Questions

Displaying 13 questions associated with Amiodarone.

Why is amiodarone given alone?

Why is amiodarone given alone without any other drugs first?

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

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.

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

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

Can I stop taking amiodarone?

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... read more

Amiodarone - Is it ok to cut in half?

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

Side effects after quitting Amiodarone?

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

What are alternate options for Amiodarone?

Have CHF and dr prescribed Amiodarone but I have side effects and looking for alternate drug to replace Amiodarone

Amiodarone - How do I ween myself off 200mg of amiodarone daily?

Should I stop taking amiodarone abruptly?

I take miodarone 200mg tablet once daily in the morning. Today I took my morning dose but about...

... an hour ago this evening I took another 200mg amiodarone tablet by mistake. I remember this was the loading dose at the hospital when I began treatment so I'm not too worried, but I would like to check with the group

What anxiety medication works with amiodarone?

I am on Amiodarone and I need to know what anxiety medication will work with with it.

Taking Metoprolol and Amiodarone at the same time?

My Husband was in the Hospital for Ventricular Tachycardia (he has a pacemaker) and they put him on the Amiodarone drip for a few days, which helped. They gave him the full dose after he came off the drip that morning, but they never gave him the Metoprolol in the hospital. He took his first dose... read more

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