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For how long, has anybody taken Flecainide?

Posted 26 Sep 2012 by Kenny1948 4 answers

I have been taking flecainide 50mg x2 daily for Afib. along with metoprolol and aspirin. Have been taking it now for a little over three years. Have not had any further outbreaks of Afib! However I really would rather not take this drug, if at all possible. I have read that it does not help anyone ...

Can flecainide result in too low a heart rate?

Posted 6 Jun 2011 by JAFY2 1 answer

I have been taking 100 mg of flecainide twice a day with 50 mg of metropolol for 2 years after my paroxymal AF resulted in a TIA. The AF is much better but the concern is my heart rate is now as low as 44 when resting and 75-80 when exercising. Normal heart rate is 50 -55.

I take flecainide and I am wondering what other kind of antibiotic besides amoxicillin could I take?

Posted 31 Dec 2011 by vanormer 1 answer

... one that you can take 1 to 2 times a day?

Can Flecainide cause exteme anxiety?

Posted 18 Sep 2014 by Nasso 2 answers

Have been on Flecainide 50 twice a day for about a month (am also taking Bisopranol , Warfarin and Bp med). Have had two attacks of AF and flutter in the last six month as well as having PVC's and 'palpitations' for many years. Was put on Sotalol at first but it made my heatbeat ...

Flecainide - Can Tambocor cause an unsafe increase in blood pressure?

Posted 6 Dec 2014 by Ptarp 1 answer

My blood pressure has been between 106 and 125 over between 76 and 85 for the past year. I have a couple of episode of A-fib. After the first one I was taken off amlodopine and put on atenelol and remained on lisinopril/HCL 25/12.5 mg. this worked for a coup,e weeks and the flutters started again. ...

Going off Flecainide and side effects?

Posted 22 Aug 2010 by lewisxtwo 2 answers

I had an ablation for afib and a-flutter in feb. I have been on 150 mg of Flecainide twice a day since last Dec. and 100 mg twice a day for five years prior to that. My EP just had me stop the flecainide cold turkey about 11 days ago. I am now getting some skipped beats off and on during the day. ...

I am on Flecainide, What antibiotics are safe? My PCP prescribed a ZPAK and I couldn't take it?

Posted 16 Nov 2012 by crystalmmw 2 answers

I can find much about what not to take, but does anyone know some safe ones?

Why do I become so tired and I seem to blackout and fall off chairs?

Posted 25 Aug 2014 by marty walker 4 answers

It's like I blackout and even wake up while falling of the chair. Extreme sleepiness . Cause could cause this. I take clonadine, klonopin, flecainide, atenlol, lisinopril plus metformin, citalopram, omeprazole,

I have been diagnosed with SVT and VT and am on 50mg Flecainide twice a day?

Posted 25 Jun 2015 by ilovebirds 3 answers

I have read frightening articles about Flecainide such as sudden cadiact arrest and having a high chance to have a worse and fatal arrhythmia by taking this after certain time. Since I am taking this medication( it is about a month) my heart beat are back to normal and I feel good and do my daily ...

I've been on Flecainide for 20 years. (100mg 2X day until just recently when it was bumped up to?

Posted 3 Apr 2016 by JohnyG 2 answers

... 150mg 2X day) Any info on long term use. Had two ablations and may be looking at No. 3 soon. The 150's seem to be doing a good job on the a fib and SVT, but they still come to visit occasionally. (67 yr old male/good health/resting heart rate on 150mg tabs is mid to low 40's)

Is it OK to have a social drink while taking Flecainide 50mg 2 x a day. 2 beers? Not all the time?

Posted 30 Jul 2016 by tammyajohnson68 1 answer

... just on occasion? Has anyone tried it?

My spouse was started on flecainide a mo. ago he now has a constant cough with full sounding gurgle?

Posted 12 Sep 2009 by cnnbeaty 1 answer

producing frothy sputum could this be s.e . of flecainide?

Atrial Fibrillation - I have been on Flecainide Acetate for a couple of weeks. I'm experiencing?

Posted 18 Sep 2009 by mago 1 answer

... headaches, nausea, blurred vision. I called the dr.'s office and could only get the nurse who told me to quit the drug immediately and I could see the dr. a week from now. I'm afraid to stop it without seeing the dr. and without starting another med. of the same type. Am I safe in ...

I mistakenly took a double dose of 150mg of FLECAINIDE this morning. I am supposed to take every 12?

Posted 16 Jul 2010 by w.a.davis 2 answers

.I am supposed to take 150 mg every 12 hours. I am in Afghanistan and no Doctor around. WORRIED ABOUT EFFECTS. TKS. WD

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